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Model Carré Otis Comes Clean About The Horrors Of The Industry

In the ’80s and early ’90s, Carré Otis was one of the hottest models around. She was regularly cast in shoots with the other supermodels of the day, and she dated a bunch of celebs, including Mickey Rourke (the pair were married for six years and divorced in 1998). But for all the glamour, there wa…

Julie Gerstein / August 22, 2013

Carré Otis Gives Her Support To The Model Alliance

For as long as the modeling industry has boomed, there has been tales of abuse exacted upon fashion models. In some ways, it comes with the territory: it’s a business that banks upon barely nubile girls, frequently but not always sourced from poverty-stricken backgrounds in foreign countries, valued solely for their competency as human clothe…

Rachel Krause / February 29, 2012

Coco Rocha’s Been Told She’s “Too Big” And “Too Thin” To Model

I look at Coco Rocha and see a pretty woman. But casting directors have looked at the runway model and told her she is “too fat” and, recently, “too big” to be hired. Coco and model Carré Otis visited “Anderson” to talk about ways to protect models who start as teen girls, a subject they…

Jessica Wakeman / October 12, 2011