'Hot Felon' Jeremy Meeks' ex-wife Melissa follows husband's footsteps right up to the runway
Melissa Meeks, who was married to the hot felon Jeremy for 8 years, will take the stage at Black Excellence fashion sense.
Jeremy Meeks first became famous as the hot felon and then went on to become one of the top models in the country before dating Topshop heiress Chloe Green and making her his baby mama. Along the way, there is one person who he seems to have left behind, his wife of eight years and the mother of his eldest son Jeremy Junior – Melissa Meeks.
As it turns out, gone are the days of her wanting him back, because she is looking to forge her own career as a model. TMZ reports that the beauty, who has amassed over 71.6k followers on Instagram, is set to make her runway debut at the Black Excellence fashion event towards the end of this month in Los Angeles.
Hosted by Underrated Co. on 30 September, the Black Excellence show promises to “bring a new vibe to the fashion world.”
Metro notes that Melissa who is white, will be a part of the event, which is also a celebration of talent from local fashion designers in the black community including from cities like Oakland, Chicago and New York.
A representative of the soon-to-be-model is quoted as saying, “Yes she is walking in the fashion show with other models of all races.”
“This will be a night to bring together all up and coming brands and established brands to collaborate on one successful show,” Underrated Co. said regarding the eent. “We at Underrated Co. want this to not only be about having the best event in town but most importantly, to bring together our community with our passion and love for our individual craft. All are welcome!”