Laith Ashley is a hot male model, a trans activist, and a renowned songwriter. This incredible persona was born as a female and later turned to a male following his desire. With a lot of hardship, fear, and struggle, this handsome made his way to the fashion industry. Not to mention, he was also an LGBT + youth counselor.
From the past few years, Laith has established himself as an example to the people like him. He is just not transgender; there is more to him. So today we are going to cover everything you need to know about this hottie. The discussion will include his age, height, body, career, net worth, and more. Let’s know him better through some quick facts;
Quick Facts about Laith Ashley De La Cruz
|Full Name||Laith Ashley De La Cruz|
|Nick Name||Laith Ashley|
|Father's Name||Under Review|
|Mother's Name||Under Review|
|Age||31 years old|
|Height||5 feet 11 inch|
|Body Measurement||Updating Soon|
|Marital Status||Not Married|
|Net Worth||$1 million to $5 million|
|Agency||Slay Model Management|
Who Is Laith Ashley? -Parents, Childhood, and Education
Laith Ashley spent his time in Harlem, New York, and was born as Ashley. Following his father’s footsteps, he put on the gloves at the age of three. Despite being a girl, Ashley was the best player on the boy’s team. He even remembers a time when one of his colleague’s father said to his dad, “It is a shame, Laith is not a boy.”
He was always on the limelight for being a boy though Laith was a girl. Most of the time, he had to prove himself continuously. One mistake, and it felt like an end of the world to him. This handsome has always been a people pleaser though he is aware of the fact that pleasing everybody is an impossible task.
Speaking of education, Ashley enrolled at Fairfield University, situated in Connecticut to study Psychology.
How Old Is Laith Ashley?- Age, Height, Body Measurement, Exercise Tips
Some sources suggest that this trans model is 31 years old in 2020. He was born the year of 1989. Further data about his birthday, the zodiac is still not revealed. There is no denying that Laith has the most amazing physique in the industry.
Being a model, he stands tall at a height of 5 feet 11 inches. He has a bulking body that also includes a distinctive six-pack. But fans of Ashley think that it is all thanks to the supply of testosterone. If that were the case, then everybody who used it would be fit, isn’t it?
As mentioned above, this hottie has been an athlete all his life. Recently his exercise routine includes 3-4 times cardio a week and weightlift daily. He likes to hit the gym more often than not. Therefore, Laith goes to the gym 4-5 times following his routine.
How Did Laith Ashley Come out as a Transgender?
His parents typically raised this handsome. He got to know about his sexual preference at the age of four, but he did not have the proper word to explain and understand it. Coming from a religious Christian family, being gay was something that everybody would not accept.
At times Laith went to Church in order to pray got to make him normal. Finally, at the age of 17, he got to know about himself and told his mother. In an interview, this hottie explained that,
” I was sick of hiding who I was. I wasn’t sure of my sexuality or what was happening. I was trying to figure myself out.”
How Did Laith Ashley Become A Man?
After hearing Ashely, his parents did not accept him as he had anticipated. At the age of 19, YouTube became a platform where he watched several videos regarding it. After this, Laith decided to undergo transitions. He explained that,
“I thought, Oh, my God. This is who I am. I was so filled with fear. In my mind, I still wanted to be my parents’ little girl. At some point, I felt I was betraying women and that is something every trans man went through”
As soon as Ashley finished his education, he looked after to work in the LGBTQ center as a social worker. That is where he amassed courage to be open about himself. Eventually, in 2013 November, he came out as a trans. Later on January 22, 2014, Laith began a medical transition to change himself into a full man.
During that time, Ashley was only 24 years old. At the time of medication, his parents were not that much supporting his decision. He took testosterone and had a double mastectomy for nine-month. After some time, the result was positive, and Laith was happy with the outcome.
Within a year, Ashely found some beard in his face, and his voice deepened. The process was never-ending to him. But he had the patience and looked forward to changing.
Like every other model, Laith rose to prominence when his photos broke out on the internet. His photos surely got a lot of negative and rude comments. He was taken aback and did not know what to do. Soon he fell into depression and felt like a liar.
Also, this talented model was on the verge of deleting his Instagram account. “There is always a ray of sunshine after rain.” In the middle of all the hatred, Ashley found a little hope when actress Laverne Cox posted some love towards his posts.
When Laith commenced his career as a model, he was not everyone’s cup of tea. He was rejected, saying, “You are too masculine,” “You are too short,” and many more. With time, Ashley became a first trans male on Rupaul’s Drag Race for Pit Crew”. He has also graced the runway at New York Fashion Week and Diesel campaign shot by David LaChapelle.
Who Is Laith Ashley Dating?
There is no denying that girls would go crazy to be with this handsome. Currently, there is no news about this hulk dating anyone. Neither there are any rumors in the media nor Ashely shares anything on his social media accounts. In a time like this, it is very tough to estimate his relationship status.
However, when he was at the tender age of 17, Laith dated a girl online. At that time, he was caught by his aunt. Unfortunately, he has yet to share the name of that beautiful lady in the media. Not to mention, being a lesbian (as he was a girl before), Laith never liked to call himself “lesbian.”
How Much Does Laith Ashley Earn?- Net Worth
With a lot of contracts, Laith makes hefty money from his career as a model. In 2020, this hottie is wanted by all of the designers. His net worth is estimated to be around $1 million to $5 million. Sadly his income, cars, and mansion are yet to be revealed on the media.
Ashley makes extra bucks from the brand endorsement, several ad campaigns, and other ventures. Not to forget, his Instagram posts also add some money to his bank account.
Social Media Presence
There is no denying that this versatile model is active on social media platforms.
Facebook: 29k followers
Instagram: 256k followers
Twitter: 13.8k followers