What happens when your goals don't go according to plan? Or when you're told "NO" 30+ times? Broderick Hunter, a pioneering black male model & actor, dug deep and eventually turned his bad breaks into gold. Despite humble upbringings and being an outsider to the industry when he began, he's now been the face of campaigns for global brands like Ralph Lauren & Tommy Hilfiger, featured in Vogue, GQ and Cosmopolitan, and been labeled People Magazine's "Hottest guy to follow on Instagram". But he isn't only known for his looks - he's gone on to feature as an actor in multiple hit TV series for HBO, NBC and FOX, and with roles in two films coming up his star only continues to rise. His story highlights the importance of persistence & doing the "inner work" while you wait, and explains his passion for supporting mental programs for youth.