Alana Monteiro is a supermodel, singer, songwriter, actress and dancer. She was born on March 13, 1997 in Massachusetts. Growing up, she was heavily involved in the performing arts, dancing for 15 years, singing and dabbling in theater. At the age of 18, she moved to New York City to begin modeling full-time professionally; signing to top world leading prestigious modeling agencies in New York and all around the globe such as Wilhelmina Models and Next Model Management.
Alana has landed covers and editorials in the some of world's top high fashion magazines including Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Elle, Marie Claire, L'Officiel, Numéro, Glamour, Grazia and many more. She has worked with and done campaigns for some of the industry's top leading beauty brands such as CoverGirl, Clinique, L'Oréal Paris, MAC Cosmetics, Bobbi Brown Cosmetics, bare Minerals and NARS. She has done countless print advertisement campaigns and worked for some of the worlds most globally-known brands such as Nike, Reebok, Under Armour, Footlocker, Gap, TJ Maxx, Marshals, Macy's, Puma, Target, Reebok, Fila etc. Her campaigns have been featured in thousands of stores across the nation and worldwide.
Alana is ranked in the Top 75 Social on Models.com
She is also ranked in the top 100 Black female models who carved a niche for themselves in the fashion industry. The rankings including a list of icons such as Naomi Campbell and Tyra Banks.
Alana has taken various acting course upon moving to New York at acting schools such as Stella Adler and New York Film Academy. She began her film career by landing featured roles on major films. She has appeared in movies like "Someone Great" featuring Gina Rodriguez, DeWanda Wise and Brittany Snow. "Second Act" starring Jennifer Lopez and Vanessa Hudgens. Disney's "Hocus Pocus 2" starring Sarah Jessica Parker and Bette Midler. She also has landed lead roles in national commercials.
A multi-talented, creative and well-rounded artist, Monteiro also writes and sings her own music. She has been singing and songwriting since her childhood for fun, but only started to pursue her music career professionally when she released her first single titled "High" on June 30th, 2021. With the success and popularity of her first single, she went on to create many more hits.