Name: Mercedes Smith
Birth Place: Miami, Florida
Occupation: Full-Time Student, Model, and Hard working Employee
Nationality: African American, Bahamian, Guyanese
Favorite Place: The beach; I love to relax and hear the water soothing.
What trait do you like most about yourself? My determined attitude.
What traits do you dislike most about yourself? I’m in love with myself since you wanna know the truth.. lol =)
What is your best physical feature? My smile and my shape.
How do you keep in such great shape? Honestly to be real, I don’t work out at all. I work out when I can.
Do you have any pets? If so what kind? Yes, my baby scrappy. I had him since I was in the 5th grade. He is a German Shepherd Miniature he been through it all with our family.
What’s your dream car? My Range Rover. However, this will become reality real soon. =) So watch out now.
On what occasion do you think it’s okay to lie? Really it’s not okay to lie. Just keep it real at all times you gain more respect that way.
What is your idea of perfect happiness? There’s no such thing as perfect happiness. Everything that look good don’t be good.
What three things would you take with you to a deserted island? Box of Soap (addicted to bathing), my closet =), and cell phone.
If you could change one thing about your life, what would it be? I love my life and god put every trial and tribulation in your life to learn from. So you live and you learn.
If you could spend one night with anyone in the world, who would it be and why? 50 Cent; “Have a baby by me baby be a millionaire”. LMAO =)
What do you like to do for fun? Shop till I drop, and spend time with friends and family.
Describe the perfect first Date. Not no cheesy movie, dinner and candle light. More like we go out and have fun do something new and adventurous. Ice skating, UCF Fight or a Heat Game, and then dinner with the candle light to watch the sun go down on top of the pent house. =)
What do you find to be the sexiest thing about the opposite sex or same sex if that’s your thing? Same sex oh no I don’t rock like that!!! However, now for the opposite sex it’ll be there chest. I am attracted to built bodies. Note: Hair on the chest is a turn off.
Do you have any mottos or sayings? If so what is it? “Love your haters their your biggest fans.” “Let Go and Let God”
What quality do you admire most in the opposite sex? Caring, Gentle, and Supportive.
Do you have any upcoming projects that you would like to share? 2010 I will be working on the new and improved me portfolio and my first movie (the movie is a surprise) =).
How long have you been modeling? I been modeling for about 5 years now. I started officially at the age of 15.
What got you into modeling? My confidence and personality. Beauty and the Brains I must say. =)
What’s the best thing about being a model? Any achievements or accomplishments yet? Meeting new people and attending events. Yes; I won 2007 Miss Photogenic in the Miss Teen Miami Pageant. In High School I was nominated as Most Attractive and Best Dressed. And then voted for as Prom Queen of my class. And now my first spread in a Magazine thanks to D (Nine5Four The Magazine).
Three Words... Describe yourself... Confident, Independent, and Strong
What do you like and dislike about being a model? I love that I can be myself on the set and I am not being judged. I dislike perverted photographers. Although I have not ran into one as of yet. Thank god =)
Have you done any strange or weird photo shoots? As far as Picture wise? Well yes; I did a gothic shoot. Very fun and different. The pictures came out amazing.
Do you have any unfulfilled fantasies that you would like to share? Still waiting on 50 Cent. lol He can fulfill all my fantasies on top of the pent house.
What is your favorite type of food? Italian and Jamaican.
Who are some of your role models? My mother. Because she is strong, independent and dependable.
If you were an animal, what would you be? A Liger. Thats a Tiger and Lion mixed. A Liger is like the boss of the jungle. And I’m a Boss. =)
Some models say they feel sexy and even turned on when posing for the camera. Do you feel that way when posing? I personally wouldn’t say say turned on. However, I do get that spark and flare to the sexy side.
What’s the worst pick-up line ever used on you? You so fine you been running all through my mind. (SO WACK)
What advice would you give to anyone trying to approach you? Introduce yourself politely. Do not approach me being rude. (best advice).
What Hollywood star would you want to share a steamy love scene with? Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson... Awh man he is so fine.
Do you have any special skills or hobbies? I am very skillful in different fields. I am a fast learner.
What are some of the things that relax you? A massage, laying on the beach, a spa with the girls, and chilling with my niece (kaniya).
If anyone is interested in using you for their product, how can they find you? They can find me on