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Vaughn Lowery turned a "brief" commercial appearance ... into a mainstream success story. Vaughn skyrocketed into the public's stream of consciousness when he landed the role of KMart's Joe Boxer spokesperson. His "Boxer Boogie" ads led to guest starring roles on Scrubs and America's Next Top Model. His ANTM appearance garnered controversy when he shared a kiss with a contestant.
Vaughn Lowery was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan. He graduated Cornell University in just three years ... with a bachelor's degree in Industrial & Labor Relations. He is the grandson of Dr. Joseph E. Lowery, retired president and co-founder of the SCLC (Southern Christian Leadership Conference), a civil rights organization founded by Dr. Lowery and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Vaughn has lent his name and support to organizations such as: Women at Risk; HRC (Human Rights Commission); March of Dimes; HOLA (Heart of Los Angeles Youth); and schools and advocacy across the nation.
Vaughn has modeled for GAP, Fila, Target, Old Navy, Dasani water, Skechers, and Mark Ecko, while also working as a runway model for Tommy Hilfiger, Phat Farm, and Karl Kani. He has also been featured in FHM (SA) magazine, URB magazine, and Glamour. Vaughn was named one of "17 Hot Guys" by Seventeen magazine.
I sat down with Vaughn to talk about how he got into his acting and modeling career ... the "Boxer Boogie" craze ... what he's been up to since that infamous kiss ... and what we can expect from him on the horizon ...