Blaine Cook was born on the first of October of 1986 in Hollywood, Maryland. An American model, Cook has been featured in a number ads and photo shoots. While some models were discovered accidentally, Cook actively sought out modelling agencies in 2006. According to reports, he did an internet search for model agencies, found the website for Major Management, and sent them some images. They offered him a contract based on these images. He is still represented by Major Management in New York, Nevs in London, the Kult Agency, LA Models, IMM Bruxelles, and I LOVE of Milan.
Cook is 186 cm and has blonde hair and blue eyes. He is known for his body and his eyes as well as for appearing in many photos shirtless or in skimpy underwear.
On the Runway
Cook first walked in a major runway show in May of 2007 when he appeared in the 15th anniversary Life Ball show in Vienna. He then walked in several shows in 2008, including DKNY, Perry Ellis, Thom Browne, and Michael Kors in New York. Later that year, he walked for Givenchy, Emanuel Ungaro, Calvin Klein, and Theirry Mugler in sows in Paris and in Milan.
In 2006, Steven Meisel required Cook for a photo shoot. Later that year, he was also featured on Models.com as the Model of the Week for September 18. The next year, he appeared in an editorial for Italian Vogue. In 2008, he was again featured on Models.com, this time as a rising star. That same year, he appeared on the cover of Italian Vogue and in issues of GQ Style, Arena Hoome, V Man, Dazed & Confused, and the fall issues of V Man, Japanese Vogue Hommes, and Flaunt. Also in 2008, Cook was named the face of Calvin Klein and was featured in a Models.com article on the Calvin Klein campaign. Recently, Cook appeared with Diana Chung in a series of fall ads for Modern Chimp. They were photographed by Daniel D’Ottavio.
In addition to his modelling life, Cook enjoys riding motorcycles, sailing, and fishing. He is close friends with fellow models Nate Gill, Ryan Taylor, Toni Garrn, Sean O’Pry, and Garrett Neff. While Cook is still fairly new to the modelling world when compared to other models, he is considered an up and coming model who is going to go far.