I knew he was gay from friends in LA (that’s my gossip instinct) but I guess it is not our role to out people, we do prefer when they take the initiative ! and in fact another instinct is going to confirm that in their next issue !!
The youngest of five children, he excelled at track, football and volleyball during his teenage years.
He began working in couture clothing sales and clothing design merchandising for Guess? He spent five years with the company and helped launch the clothing line "Los Angeles Denim Atelier." He currently works as the Director of Men's Merchandising for Lucky Brand Jeans.
He is most proud of giving back to his community through work with organizations such as AIDS Project Los Angeles, Project Angel Food, Starlight Foundation and the Big Brothers Program of Los Angeles.
Brad Virata was raised in the small town of Oak Harbor, Washington, just outside of Seattle.
Virata is single and currently resides in Santa Monica, California, with his Boston terrier named Maxx. Colors - Kelley Green Scents - Lavender, vanilla, orange Flowers - White phalaenopsis orchid Board Games - Pictionary Video Games - No favorite Sports to Play - Beach volleyball Sports Teams - LA Lakers Outdoor Activities - Rollerblade, volleyball, hike TV Shows - Will & Grace, Project Runway, Queer Eye, American Idol Movies - The Shawshank Redemption, Finding Nemo, Chocolate Actors - Tom Cruise, Brad Pitt, Christian Bale, Adrian Brody Actresses - Charlize Theron, Meg Ryan, Lucy Liu, Drew Barrymore Music - Mariah Carey, Kelly Clarkson, Madonna, 50 Cent, Bloc Party Magazines - Details, GQ, Men's Health, Angeleno, New York Times Books/Authors - No favorite Cereals - No favorite Fruits - Pineapple, orange, blackberry Snack Foods - Soy chips, apple chips Cookies - White chocolate macadamia nut cookies Candy Bars - Boule on La Cienega chocolate Alcoholic Drinks - Cristal Non-Alcoholic - Fresca Pomegranate Adam Gentry, Anh-Tuan "Cowboy" Bui, Becky Lee, Billy Garcia, Brad Virata, Cecilia Mansilla, Candice Woodcock, Cristina Coria, Jenny Guzon-Bae, Jessica Smith, Jonathan Penner, J.