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Who is Devon Ross?
This chick exudes beauty and creativity – unsurprising when you learn she’s the daughter of a former top model and Craig Ross (the lead guitarist in Lenny Kravitz’s band). When you first meet Devon, you can imagine the world she grew up in, one that’s shaped her path and given her a “cool factor” that feels authentic, like it’s built into her DNA.
Devon has been modeling since she was a teenager and playing music since she was a child, she has worked with the likes of Gucci, Valentino and Simone Rocha. She always wanted to dip into acting, and she recently landed the part of Regina in HBO’s new mini-series Irma Vep.
1. Irma Vep was your first acting job and you got to walk the red carpet in Cannes. How did that feel?
It was amazing, also very rare that I got to go to Cannes for my first acting project ever, it was very surreal. I still have so much to learn and experience in this business, I’m excited to dive into acting more.
2. Will you continue modeling or focus more on acting?
I definitely want to focus on acting, but fashion is always going to play a part in my life. I’m a fashion girl at heart, but I’ve been doing it since I was a teenager and now it’s great to be learning a new craft. Modeling is a lot like acting especially with the photo shoots and press so I’m glad I have that background. With modeling you still have to play the character and sell the product. You can’t just sit there; you have to play a part [...]
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