Modeling years gave Scott Brown an early boost ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page ASSOCIATED PRESS In a contest in which personal biography has figured large, Brown’s roughly seven years’ work as a model have received scant attention from the two Democratic women he has squared off against. Herb Polsky For one sweater shoot, Scott Brown stared at breaking surf on a Fire Island beach with model Julianne Phillips. Brown appeared on the cover of the Bernat catalog in 1984. Marlowe Productions Here, Scott Brown modeled for Maggie Inc. Photographers and stylists said they liked working with Brown partly because he was reserved and got the job done without much talk. Marlowe Productions Photographers and stylists also said they liked working with Brown because of his appearance. Cosmopolitan A bare-chested Brown posed for Cosmopolitan in June 1982, when he won the magazine's "America's Sexiest Man" contest.