SI Swimsuit 2016 castings are under way, and as we search for the world's most beautiful women, we invite you to follow along on our journey through the infamous Swim Daily casting call posts. That means when we meet SI Swimsuit hopefuls, so will you! 

Next up is Samantha Gradoville, an Omaha native who you'll remember from her work with Seafolly, Ralph Lauren and Calvin Kelin—just to name a few! Did you know that Samantha loves SI Swimsuit model Emily DiDonato and a succulent steak as much as we do? Talk about an awesome girl! 

Join along as she plays "Word Association" in the video above, and be sure to check out her bio below where she'll reveal her favorite song to sing in the shower, her guilty pleasure, and so much more!

Keep coming back to Swim Daily every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday for more 2016 SI Swimsuit Casting Calls

BONUS: See some of Samantha​'s career highlights below!