Meet Steven G, the plus-size model you know from Savage X Fenty

When representatives from Rihanna’s lingerie brand reached out to Steven Green for a modeling opportunity, he thought it was a fluke. “I was floored. I couldn’t believe that they actually wanted me to model for them”. But they did, and on October 2, the internet took notice of his presence on the brand’s website —. and the high-profile visibility of a plus-size model immediately began to make an impact. Green has been exceptionally humble about his newfound fame. He’s a fashion photographer and creative director who has been in the game for nearly a decade. Days before his big Savage X Fenty shoot, Green admits he got “super nervous”. He said that knowing he was working with Riahnna’s brand, knowing how “innovated, talented and truly authentic” she is, . helped him go through with the shoot — which, in turn, went smoothly. “One thing about the Savage team that I loved is that it was fully diverse,” he said. “This spoke volumes to me and honestly made me 10 times more comfortable”