From hot convict to model, Jeremy Meeks made headlines in 2014 when his mug-shot went viral and ladies all over the world gushed on his impressive looks. The ex-convict was arrested in California on June 2014 following a gang sweep which landed him time in prison on felony weapon charges.
After being posted on Stockton, California Police Facebook page Meeks photo has been liked over 75,000 times and is the most liked picture in the history of the page. Dubbed a “hot convict”, “prison bae” and the likes; the attention changed his life! Unlike the vast majority of people with a criminal record of having hardships finding work after a conviction; work found him. In the most unusual of circumstances while in jail Meeks was offered a modeling contract. Now signed to White Cross Management, the man who can give Tyson Beckford a run for his money has since landed major modeling gigs.
His arrest records date back to 2002 with arrests in-between then up to 2014 when his notoriety began. Meeks heard the news when his wife came to pay him a visit and told him he “blew up all over Facebook”.
Jeremy defends that his law-breaking days are behind him and we can believe that statement as life for Jeremy has taken an 180-degree turn for the best. Once sporting two gold teeth Meeks has since cleaned up his imaged from rough and rugged to bad boy chic. He’s been keeping his numerous body tattoo’s eye-catching by staying in shape. These days Jeremy lives in a mansion and drives luxury cars! After only 2 years since his fame, Jeremy is living the life in sunny California that most would dream of.
Jeremy’s Instagram account is not only verified status but has over 600k followers and the fact that he’s married with children still doesn’t stop his admirers from rising.