Brooklyn Decker knows that her physical attributes will always be prone to criticisms until she has proven her acting ability. She has moved from modelling to the acting world, and her latest appearance is on the movie “Just Go With It” with Adam Sandler. She plays the role of Sandler’s lust object and her next test is whether she pulls it off with this comedy role.
There are only very few models who have found their way to earn better as actresses since the 1980s. Among them include Cameron Diaz, Milla Jovovich, and Rene Russo. Decker is one of the hopefuls at the moment and she just bagged a new role in the 2012 film “Battleship”.
Brooklyn Decker admits coming from the modelling industry opened a lot of doors for her. She acknowledges the fact that people set a meeting with her for negotiations on other projects beyond modelling as they have heard her name before. The casting director of “Just Go With It”, Roger Mussenden, says that Decker fit perfectly what they needed for the plot: a beautiful and stunning woman, who luckily did not shy away from a comedy role.
Brooklyn Deckertrains for acting with coached Joan Rosenfels and Cameron Thor. Rosenfels is in New York while Thor is in Los Angeles. Apparently, she has refused some modelling gigs to give way to her acting trainings, which tells something about her serious intentions about acting. Decker had her first appearance in Sports Illustrated in 2006, which paved the way for more opportunities to come her way.
Brooklyn Decker has her own interesting life story and challenges starting from being a model to becoming an actress. She is considered to be one of the more popular models in the whole world, though she makes it a point that she is not acting like one.
Decker speaks straightforwardly and quickly in a very enthusiastic voice, calling herself out when she says anything clichéd or cheesy. She dresses in a classy way, to hide her figure, and people claim that she is “not really a sexy person”. She is a very real person in so many ways, like how she can talk through a mouthful of food at the Markets Market in L.A.
Brooklyn Decker always knows what she is up against on almost every general meeting. The 23 year old model always knows how to carry a great conversation. She is more known for baring almost everything on the Sports Illustrated 2010 Swimsuit Issue. Decker amazes everyone, just like how everybody is impressed with her model-to-actress move.
In the recent chick flick “Just Go With It” starred by Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston, she appears as Sandler’s lust object. She also recently bagged a role in the Universal tentpole Battleship in 2012. She is known to have made a statement about hoping to see growth in the acting side of her career. Brooklyn Decker has always been criticized with her physical attributes, and in her roles as Sandler’s love interest in Just Go With It, she has high hopes for longevity in the acting world.
Brooklyn Deckeris an American fashion model who is most known for her appearances in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition. Her husband is Andy Roddick, a professional tennis player. Her mother and father are both working in the medical field. Her dad works with pacemakers while her mom is a nurse. She attended high school in Matthews, North Carolina, at David W. Butler High School.
She started her career in modelling for a famous prom dress maker, the Mauri Simone. In 2003, she was recognized at the Connections Model and Talent Convention, winning the Model of the Year award. She has been in many pictorial features like those in Cosmopolitan, Teen Vogue, Glamour, and FHM. She has also modelled for Intimissimi, The Gap and Victoria’s Secret.
Brooklyn Decker has made appearances in some music videos for 3 Doors Down and Jimmy Buffett in 2005. She auditioned for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition in New York City and appeared first in it in 2006. In the 2007 edition, she was again featured in Sports Illustrated, and hosted the behind-the-scenes 2007 television special. It was her third consecutive time to the magazine in 2008.
She had a recurring feature in “She Says, Z Says”, the CNN/SI website, together with Paul Zimmerman. They discussed weekly NFL football game highlights. She also appeared in Lipshitz Saves the World in 2007. For quite some time, she worked in Australia.
Brooklyn Decker became part of the Sports New York cast who discussed the upcoming NCAA basketball tournament. She rang the Stock exchange bell in 2008, together with the other models from Sports Illustrated.