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SI Swimsuit 2015 Casting Call: Sharam Diniz

CASTING CALLS for Swimsuit 2015 are in full swing (but don't be surprised—so is our shooting season). Over the next several months we will be bringing you a sneak peek at some of this year's Swimsuit hopefuls. Who do you think will make it in?

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NOT ONLY does Sharam Diniz have an extensive modeling CV, but she also has a deep passion for world affairs, as shown by her answers to the charity and movie questions, and her tweets. As for the Angolan beauty's celebrity crush, we're not getting in the middle of that one. (But seriously, no need for concern: Sharam is totally taken.)

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Name: Sharam Diniz

Age: 23

Hometown: Luanda, Angola

Current city: New York City

Years modeling: 6

You may know me from my work with: Shows: Balmain, Carolina Herrera, Derek Lam, Rag & Bone, Victoria's Secret 2012 and Jason Wu shows; 7 for All Mankind, Chanel L'Instant, Loft, Ralph Lauren; TV/Mags: Clinique, Vogue Portugal, GQ Portugal, Glamour (U.S.), Vogue Italia

When I travel I always bring my: Macbook so I can Skype with my family and friends

The most expensive thing in my closet are my: shoes and bags (I'm obsessed :) )

The craziest thing I've had to do on a shoot is: pretend to ride a horse on a beach

I am best known for my: smile and teeth :)

When I was younger I was: sporty & skinny

I feel"felt" sexiest when: I started doing lingerie shoots for the first time. Nowadays I feel sexy if my hair is done. It's a must!

My friends think I spend too much time doing: on Instagram (my 2nd obsession)

My biggest fear is: seeing someone I love dying

The celebrity I'd do a kissing scene with is: Cristiano Ronaldo

The book everyone should read is: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

The movie everyone should see is: There are so many good ones, but my top 3 are Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom12 Years a Slave and Belle

A song I know all the lyrics to is: "Deixa A Vida Me Levar" by Zeca Pagodinho (Brazilian song)

My favorite musical artist or band is: Rihanna

My favorite musical artist or band guilty pleasure is: Miley Cyrus

If I started a charity it would be to: help children. They deserve to grow up with good education, love and the basic things/food

The three items on my bucket list are:

  1. Act in a Hollywood movie
  2. Have 2 babies (I think I would be a great mom <3)
  3. Learn how to cook! LOL

The best thing I make is: eggs!

My personal style can be described as:

  1. Leather jacket and motorcycle boots
  2. T-shirt, jeans and Converse
  3. Chanel sunglasses and Louboutin heels
  4. Maxi dress and sandals
  5. Other: "I'm very versatile. I like being casual and comfy, but elegant."

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SHARAM ONLINE:  Twitter • Instagram • Next Models portfolio 

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