J Alexander

Born in the Bronx, J. Alexander (known also as Miss J) originally trained to become an "accountant". But a chance encounter at sixteen--while dressed in drag--with the impressed President of Elite Model Management got him signed to the agency and off to walk runway for designer Jean Paul Gaultier. There he met fresh model Tyra Banks and began to give "her "walking lessons. Banks coined his title "Queen of the"" Catwalk". His accidental career as a backstage runway coach took off--coaching such...See more