Michael and Zach Zakar—twins, models, writers, misfits.
Photography by Michael Dar
Two brothers born and raised in Troy, Michigan. Currently trying to publish their book, Pray the Gay Away. A quirky memoir inspired after their Mom threw holy water at them for coming out. The book goes back and forth between our point of views at different ages as they face awkward sexual encounters, drugs, arrests, coming out to each other, and their biggest foe, Mom.
Experienced writers with backgrounds in marketing and film- published for blogs, product design and script writing, winning six short film competitions. Slowly breaking their names in the modeling world with their fresh personalities and unique style. Current spokesmen for Underclothes.
Being born with your best friend is a blessing, growing up gay in the Arabic community is a blessing, depending on who you ask–
“We’re trying to make their way into the entertainment world without having to make a sex tape with each other. We plan to do it all and enjoy the ride life takes us on.”