Can A Playboy Cover Get Kelly Brook Across The United States Border?

Entering the United States with a Magazine Cover

Apparently, if you are model/actress Kelly Brook, you can simply show United States border officials your Playboy cover to sail through the United States border checkpoint faster and with more ease.
Kelly Brook, a British citizen, is famous for being a television presenter and for being on the television show Smallville and the films The Italian Job and Piranha 3D.

According to Express, a UK news organization, Kelly Brook says, “I hear some people do have issues getting into America. But I just show my playboy issue on the way through customs. Once the officer has a look at the cover, they never hesitate to let me in.”

This doesn’t really seem to be a legitimate claim, and like any foreign national entering the United States Kelly Brook still has to have a valid passport from her country of citizenship.

And, it’s highly doubtful any United States customs officials would risk losing their jobs just to see a real live Playboy model, but it is an interesting story to say the least.

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About Michael Niren

Michael is a graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto. He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association’s Citizenship and Immigration Section and the American Bar Association. He is frequently called upon to appear in the media to discuss Canadian and US immigration issues effecting North Americans. He has been interviewed by Canada AM, CTV, Canada News Net, the Globe and Mail and the Toronto Star and has given lectures on immigration topics overseas.

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