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1. Please tell us about yourself.

My name is Tam LePham, I am a model and actress. I have been in several publications as well as having roles on the big screen with Hollywood legends which includes John Travolta and Arnold Schwarzenegger.

I have worked in the beauty industry for years but yet hold a Masters of Science in Criminology degree.  I am the first generation Vietnamese American born in the United Stated. My parents were immigrants from Vietnam that had fled during the Vietnam War. I grew up having 3 brothers, I am the only daughter and also second to the youngest.  I curse myself for having expensive and unique taste. I enjoy the finer things in life. However, I do not mind working hard to in getting what I want.

2. What made you want to be a face of the VNB brand??

I love the photos and stories in the publication. The models in there are absolutely gorgeous.

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3. If you could change one thing about VNB, what would it be?

More stories from a man’s perspective in health, fitness, culture, and lifestyle

4. How did you become involved in the modeling industry?

I was scouted several years ago..

5. Who is your favorite model?

Definitely Adrianna Lima.

6. What aspects of modelling attracted you to the profession?

It’s exciting, cool and there’s always something new.

7. What is your happiest memory?

My rebel days in college

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8. What is your greatest fear?

The loss of family and friends.

9. Have you ever searched for your name online?

Of course. Unfortunately, with such a common name a lot comes up on the searches. I guess it can be a blessing in disguise since I value my privacy and freedom.

10. What is your daily schedule like? 

Crazy… I work 6 days a week in the beauty industry, and model on my off days.. I would take of a few days for modeling and acting gigs as well as beauty competitions.

11. What is your favourite fitness activity? 

Dance and Krav Maga

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12. Do you have any advice for models new to 

the business? 

Do your research on those you plan to work with (photographers, agencies, companies.. )and use your best judgement.

13.  What is your motto?

“Every walkway is a runway”

 14. Who is your real life hero? 

The answer would be my mother.

15. What inspires you?

The success in others, I want to be happy and successful like them. I am not afraid to work hard to get there.

16. What is your idea of a perfect man? 

I prefer a successful man. He would need to be accomplished and self driven. I am attracted to tall men with dark hair hazel eyes. I am tall for being Asian, along with wearing high heels is a staple. I am a stickler when it comes to courtesy, etiquette and manners. I am impressed with men that are chivalrous.

17. What is your idea of a perfect date? 

It doesn’t matter if it is dinner or coffee, there has to be a sense of connection or chemistry. If I am attracted to the person and are able to enjoy their company I would think it was a good date.

18. Where would your ideal vacation be? 

I would love to be in a bikini on a tropical beach swinging on a hammock to the ocean breeze listening to the waves of the beach with a good book and a good cold drink.

Thank you so much Le Quan and VNB Magazine for the spotlight feature!