Jul 13, 2020
Patricia Velásquez is an award-winning actress, history making super model, philanthropist, activist and author. You might remember her from the Mummy, The Mummy Returns and The Curse of La Llorona. She’s also been in The L Word, Arrested Development, CSI: Miami, Ugly Betty, Rescue Me, Liz in September, Zapata, Mind Hunters, Little Heroes, School of the Americas and she’s in the Shadow of the Tomb Raider video game.
For those who love fashion she’s also been in ads for Chanel, Fendi, Chloe, Dolce and Gabbana, Cover Girl, Victoria’s Secret plus many more, and has also appeared in Oprah and Ford Models “Supermodel of the World” contest and been on covers such as Vogue, Bazaar, Sports Illustrated, and Marie Claire and have also done a TED talk!
She has her own autobiography entitled, “Straight Walk: A Supermodel’s Journey to Finding her Truth”.
We talk about being a loner/ outsider, embracing your
differences, creating paths for others, coming out, victim
mentality and ego, the truth, doing what you love, perceptions and
mindset, gratefulness, fear, the preciousness of time, her charity
Wayúu Tayá, poverty, importance of having goals and life
Check out her socials:
Facebook/Instagram/ Twitter: wayuuprincess
To find out more about her incredible charity (Wayúu Tayá):
Crowd funding campaign:
Follow @Funny in Failure on Insta and FB
and @Michael_Kahan on Insta/ Twitter to keep up to date with the latest info.