Stefan Pinto is an actor and model of Caribbean descent born in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobego on September 20, 1980.
He moved to America with his parents when he was 16 and now lives in Miami, Florida, USA
He is a graduate of St. John's University (New York), class of 1993 with a degree in English Literature.
Besides his amazing physique and looks, Stefan has great charm and personality.
Stefan was working as a graphic designer when he was discovered by a model scout in a supermarket during his lunch hour.
Prior to acting, he was a web designer on Wall Street. During college he worked as a journalist and a bill collector.
His first modelling assignment was for Sears eyewear. He has worked on television shows including Telemundo's Pecados Ajenos and La Loteria as well as Burn Notice and CSI: Miami.
He shot advertisements for Ultimate Push Up and the Environmental Coalition of Miami Beach.
Stefan was asked to pose for Playgirl in December 2006. His pictorial appeared in the magazine in August of 2007.
It wasn't until Maury Povich invited him to talk about his Amazing Transformation, that American audiences became curious as to how his weight loss made him younger in appearance.
Following an interview in The New York Times, Stefan became known as the only Playgirl Centerfold to be interviewed by The New York Times for his abdominals.
He did the Little Boy Blue Swimwear photo shoot with photographer Robert Figuerora, including new shots from David Vance. He got this job through his involvement in David Leddick's recent docu-musical "Escorts." He has known David Vance for some years now and he did another great shoot with him.
Stefan is a very active on different modelling projects as well as environmental campaigns including the ECOMB's Clean up the beaches campaign.
Stefan was recently asked by a reporter at Spark Plugging how he was able to balance his modelling work that includes attending castings, photo shoots and doing different modelling projects with his web design studio and his other current projects. Stefan gladly shares that he's just enjoying everything and work in itself becomes fun and exciting. He is the author of "Fat-to-Fit: 50 Easy Ways to Lose Weight". This busy guy also writes a health and fitness column for the National Fitness Examiner and even has a radio show!
Stefan was featured in DNA online http://www.dnamagazine.com.au/articles/news.asp?news_id=10890
By his own admission Stefan says he used to be an overweight pudge. He stepped into the gym for the first time a few years ago and now helps give advice to others on how to get a physique like his!
He is a certified PADI SCUBA diver.
Stefan has worked with photographers such as Daniel Ludo, David Vance, Michael Stokes, Robert Figuerora, Fabio Xavier and Gregory Prescott among others.
Hair colour: Black
Hair length: Medium
Eye colour: Hazel
Watch Stefan Pinto: Actor & Model
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Check Stefan on the Maury show
Interview with the Huffington Post