Chandler Parsons, sex symbol?
If the basketball thing doesn't work out, the Houston Rockets forward shows male model potential in a steamy new ad for the Buffalo David Bitton clothing line. In a video and print campaign, a shirtless Parsons displays his washboard abs as he cavorts on the beach with model Ashley Sky.
“We are thrilled to be partnering with Chandler, who is a rising star in the NBA and happens to have a great fashion sense, as well.”
Parsons is the first pro athlete to join forces with the Buffalo brand for an all-out ad blitz that breaks next week in sports-related magazines, journals, in-stadium, outdoor, digital and social media, events and sponsorships.
“We are thrilled to be partnering with Chandler, who is a rising star in the NBA and happens to have a great fashion sense, as well,” Dari Marder, chief marketing officer for Inconix Brand Group, which owns the fashion label, said in press release.
“I’ve gotten to know the brand; their style and culture reflects a lot of things in my life. I love the way the clothes fit and get compliments on their stuff all the time. They’re about being young, looking good, and having fun,” Parsons said.
He also recently tweeted about his modeling experience: