Nick Rea can most recently be spotted cavorting recklessly around the Paco Rabanne stage alongside Iggy Pop, guitar in hand, adorned in studs, glitter and leather for their latest Black XS fragrance movie. The laid back Chester native appears to have stumbled into this exciting career, and is loving every minute of it.
What is your idea of fun?
Lots of things, but ideally it would involve a nice bottle of wine.
What is the best thing about your hometown?
The history. It was originally built by Roman’s, and is the most intact Roman City in Europe.
Tell me about shooting the Paco Rabanne fragrance, how did you find it?
Yeah, I did Paco Rabanne Black XS, it was the best job I’ve ever done. It was shot in Paris and was like making a mini movie, I had my own dressing room!
What is your favourite record?
Teenage Wastelands by The Who.
Describe yourself in three words
Lucky, curious and eccentric.
Describe your style
I don’t have a style.
Are you a night owl or day bird?
In the middle, I like afternoon to late evening.
What was the last book you read?
The White Tiger.
Where would you most like to visit?
When travelling, what do you make sure you always have with you?
Hand Sanitizer and a pen.
What is on your bucket list?
To climb part of Mount Everest.