Finally, Vendetti found her girl — Brandon Merrill, a Wyoming native who will appear in Levi’s spots this July.
“A lot of people call themselves casting directors, but anybody could call an agency and get a model package and book models,” she says. “I’m genuinely interested in exploring ideas of beauty and how we see ourselves, and how we see each other. I don’t feel that models are just objects. It’s about reciprocal inspiration.”