NEW YORK, July 13, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wilhelmina International, Inc. (Nasdaq:WHLM) ("Wilhelmina Models"): one of the most prominent talent and model management agencies in the world, has officially released its Men's S/S '16 Show Package for New York Fashion Week's first annual men's shows. Wilhelmina takes it to another level this season with a unique short film featuring male models transforming into werewolves, showcasing the 'Wolf Pack' brand the agency has created for its image division.

"The Wilhelmina Wolf Pack has been our signature for the image division in New York City for two seasons now," states Taylor Hendrich, Director of the Men's Board at Wilhelmina. "It represents our ferocious and truly incredible talent roster who we proudly represent." He continues, "With New York's first ever Men's Fashion Week upon us, we wanted to make a statement that we are here."  

The S/S '16 Show Package video, directed by Julian R R and Marco Torres, deliberately takes the sexy wolf-pack idea similar to Twilight and MTV's Teen Wolf. The Wilhelmina models featured, including: Chris Bunn, Chris Moore, Eli Hall, Francisco Peralta, William Moncada and Liam Vandiar, paint their naked torsos and faces with their hands, and with the help of Eddy Bogaert's neon art, the video takes a party-rave twist.

"For the first annual NYFW Men's S/S '16, we wanted to showcase our Wilhelmina talent in an innovative and creative way," says Alex Vaickus, CEO of Wilhelmina. "We never do anything ordinary and this film is a perfect example of that."

Wilhelmina Models' NYFW Men's S/S '16 Show Package Video:

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Through Wilhelmina Models and its other subsidiaries, including, Wilhelmina Artist Management, Wilhelmina International, Inc. provides traditional, full-service fashion model and talent management services, specializing in the representation and management of leading models, entertainers, artists, athletes and other talent to various customers and clients, including, retailers, designers, advertising agencies and catalogue companies. Wilhelmina Models was founded in 1967 by Wilhelmina Cooper, a renowned fashion model, and is one of the oldest and largest fashion model management companies in the world. Wilhelmina Models is headquartered in New York and, since its founding, has grown to include operations located in Los Angeles, Miami and London, as well as a growing network of licensees comprising leading modelling agencies in various local markets across the U.S as well as in Thailand, Dubai, Vancouver and Tokyo.
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