WME signs Lisa and Lena Mantler
Lisa and Lena Mantler are the German twin YouTubers who are labeled as the reigning queens of Musical.ly. The cute and talented Mantler twins have been signed by WME agency in July 2017. WME is William Morris Endeavor Entertainment is America-based talent agency headquartered in Beverly Hills, California.
Founded in April 2009, this agency assists artists from all types of social media platforms to meet their dreams. They sign in various talents from TV, films, theater, music world, and also from the digital and publishing arena. They also represent several sports leagues such as football, hockey etc. They also run Miss Universe and Ultimate Fighting Championships.
It is a great opportunity for these teen twins to showcase their skills and talent to a wider audience. Being signed by such a well-known and vast entertainment-specific agency would help Lisa and Lena earn more work, endorsements, concerts, tours and the like which would boost their name and fame.
Lisa and Lena’s rise to stardom
Lisa and Lena created their account on the music app, Musical.ly in the summer of 2015. They started uploading their videos of lip-syncing and dancing to popular songs. Their first video was a 6 seconds black and white rendition of Anna Graceman’s song ‘Treble Heart’ which they uploaded on Instagram in December 2015.
The twin sisters had started posting videos just for fun but now do it regularly and professionally after their songs were liked by many viewers. They are said to work on these videos for a bare 20 minutes per day which is unbelievable! Happy and excited at this new-found fame, the sisters told StyleCaster reporter:
“The whole world started connecting with us, and the famous companies and persons [sic] like to work with us.” Also, when they travel, “people on the street in many countries know us.”
The twins gradually started making more sophisticated videos and included lighting, choreographed moves, and matching and elegant outfits to get a more positive impact. They soon started getting more fan base. Their Musical.ly channel presently has more than 22 million followers and their Instagram has more than 11 million fans. The twin sisters are famous not only in Germany but also globally.
The sisters used to model for a German company called OCFM GmbH owned by German businessman Oliver Stefanovic. It is for their clothing line named ‘Compose’. This line sells sweatshirts, T-shirts, bomber jackets, hats, and much more.
With their experience in cutting and designing which they have been doing since the age of 11 years, the twins started their own merchandise line called as ‘Dream it or do it’ which they launched in December 2016. They sell in this store apparel, gym bags, phone cases and accessories and hairstyle.
The pair has won the golden Bravo Otto for their great social media presence. In 2017, they received the Shorty award in the Muser of the Year category.
Lisa and Lena’s birth and childhood
The twin sisters are still in their teens. They were born on 17th June 2002 in Stuttgart, Germany. Lena is 1 minute older than Lisa. The twins have been adopted; they have an elder brother named Tim and an older sister named Tayra.
They are currently wearing braces on their teeth. Lena now appears a bit taller and Lisa has a birthmark on her nose. They usually wear matching suits and caps on their videos which are cool and aesthetic.
There is not much known about their parents or schooling. Their parents are quite supportive of their videos but they also found them to concentrate on their studies.
They have said that they would like to join the acting line in the future. They have a number of fans in the USA. But their English is not too good since it is their second language at school. They have 2 cats called as Kitty and Mozart. Both love pizza.
Lisa and Lena Mantler as models
The twin musical.ly stars and YouTubers are now models. Last November the girls were signed with the Next Management as models. The twins are also ready to open their own clothing line, J1MO71.
As per reports, the 16-year-old twins were invited to sit in front row at the Fendi show. Fendi designer Karl Lagerfeld personally selects two of his favorite figures.
Reference: (famousbirthdays.com, wikipedia.org, tubefilter.com)