Here is 17-year-gentle Kerion Washington.
In March he utilized for a piece-time job at Six Flags in Texas, but turned into told he needed to decrease his dreadlocks to salvage hired ensuing from they reportedly thought of as it an “horrible hairstyle” per their costume code policy.
His mother Karis first shared the story with this Fb publish.
After the Fb publish, the head of model at IMG Gadgets in LA noticed Kerion’s portray and fell in admire with his see — dreadlocks and all.
He had his first portray shoot just a few weeks ago. Washington told Fox he turned into fearful within the starting up, but at final opened up in front of the digicam.
Other folks are loving this surprising flip of events.
And now complete strangers are cheering him on.
Kerion said, “I dangle it’s great that they received me to the set aside I’m in a position to truly be myself. No subject your plug, faith, gender, sexual orientation, age or hairstyle form – you would attain something with challenging work. That’s the message I would prefer other folks to learn from all of this.”
Mission carried out, Kerion!