Back in May 2015 I became a model for Blackberry Models located on Brick Lane in London... I was ecstatic ofcourse! Jumping with joy for the following week! But then I realised I wasn't on their website as promised I would be. Then I realised that I wasn't receiving...
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MVP Model & Talent MANAGEMENT Incorporated Camille Bailey & Cindy La Chapelle: I was signed under contract with MVP Management (used to be known as Shok Models but opened up under MVP management after Shok Models was shut down years ago) for only 17 months. Click this...
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This is 100% accurate.

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Emily Carpenter or Emily C Model has a history of making up fraudulent claims. This is her way of getting back at agencies as she tried to sue another one and lost. She also...

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I have done a test shoot for BlackBerry models a year ago where I was promised a job if i purchase a portfolio which costs 2000 GBP. As I was desperate to start work asap i did sign a paper for this so called Elitte portfolio. I didnt have enough money on a day to pay...
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Don't pay them one single penny. I took my 2 children to the studio in Birmingham last year. I was there for about 4 hours, because my children had to change into different ou...

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I am in the exact same position and have not ONCE been on the website since i paid for the contract. Have you heard anything since? Thanks

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About a year ago I had my test shoot with blackberry models in Birmingham. I had a similar experience to everyone else in this page with them taking ages and getting you to fill out forms. Also the makeup was badly done, I asked for lose curls and smokey eyes with nude...
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I am writing to complain of how this Blackberry Models Agency is a fraud to it's models. How can it be so misleading like along with paying a huge amount of monthly payment of 41.50pounds each month. Which my mother cannot afford. I regret being so *** thinking that...
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Fill out action fraud report online and report for ombudsman

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How do we get are money back we got ripped off and lied to in Manchester blackberry models I would like to know how we can go about this?

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Blackberry models are one massive scam, they are not an agency they are a dirty & grotty photo studio the agency does not exist, they tell you that the photoshoot is free....but they lie!! they charge you hundreds if not thousands for *** pictures that someone...
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What I've noticed at the time is that Adora Models and BB Models' websites were both still running but I only got a reply on BB. If you go on their facebook page you can see t...

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Thank you for letting me know of your experience as my daughter was concerned and asked me to look into it for her and even tho your review saddens me that you were the victim...

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My daughter applied and was accepted for a test shoot. It all sounded legit, the website looks good so off we went to Media1 Studios on Charles Henry Street in Birmingham. The shoot went great. She had hair and make up done, filled in some forms and had a one hour...
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can I cancel my subscription to them?

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I had the exact same experience this Sunday in Basement 208 with Blackberry Models. After my test shoot, a guy took me to the private room and complimented me of being so confident, having the right kind of attitude ("not everyone is like you") and said I looked great...
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I know this is long but read it, it's worthy. I noticed that there isn't a lot of information about Blackberry Models so I'll invite to read my story. A couple of months ago I submitted an application to Adora Models and Blackberry Models to become a model. I was...
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Stay away from these people, they are professional ***-artists. They have numerous different names and guises. They will take all the money they can from your bank account and...

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The exact same thing just happened to me at 208 bricklane NYC studio. Stay AWAY!!!

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Blackberry models scam I’m sure there are many if you on here, who aspire to be in the modelling industry. My passion has never been modelling, but writing I sent an application in order to gain publicity. I was accpetd and sent to a tiny studio in Birmingham...
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The evidence seems to be stacking up against blackberry models and the studios who supply them with models. Has anyone got anywhere by cancelling their direct debit? And does ...

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My daughter went for a photo shoot in the middle of last year and they accepted her as a model and I was forced into purchasing a portfolio at a cost of £500 and my daughter h...

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