UGLY Model Agency is a UK and NY based modeling agency that specializes in promoting "ugly" or unattractive models. The agency, founded in 1969, claims to be the best character agency in the world.
Specifically, UGLY satisfies the market need for 'interesting' faces. "Ugly specializes in individuals, and with over 900 models on our books ranging from 18-100 years old, sizes 6-30 and our Wee Folk (4'1) to The Giant (7'6). We can fulfill any requirement, as no job is too big, outrageous or bizarre for Ugly model agency. As a result Ugly model agency has built up a large client base over its 35 years," the company describes.
A visit to the UGLY Model Agency website reveals some interesting categories. In particular, the 'specials' category features thugs, bikers, and x-files. It is also worthwhile to check out the Reuters video.
Perhaps, the agency should cast talent here: