British import Chelsea Leyland attended The Lee Strasberg Institute for two years and considers acting to be her true passion. Chelsea has made a name for herself not only in the New York fashion and art communities, but internationally as well. Her creativity and exceptional taste in music quickly gained the attention of fashion and lifestyle brands, establishing her reputation as one of the most in demand female DJs. Chelsea is currently a weekly host on Apple Music’s Beats 1 radio and also seasonally curates music for runway shows during NY, London & Paris fashion weeks.
Leyland featured in DKNY’s campaign alongside Cara Delevigne and was previously chosen by Cole Haan to be the face of their campaign, which featured the brand’s shoe, ‘The Chelsea Pump’. Leyland has appeared in major publications including Vanity Fair, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Vogue etc
Looked to as a cultural trendsetter and influencer, Chelsea has been tapped by brands including Gucci, Tiffany and has guest written for a breadth of outlets ranging from Vogue to Bullet Magazine discussing fashion, art, and music.