Cycle 7 Winner CariDee Explains Predicament Of All ‘America’s Next Top Model’ Contestants

ANTM cycle 7 winner CariDee English left an interesting message in the comments section of an article about cycle 8 contestant Jael Strauss’s meth addiction and intervention on Dr. Phil.

English confirmed what first-ever winner of America’s Next Top Model Adrianne Curry expressed when she told Steppin’ Out magazine that Tyra Banks “screwed” her over.

“Tyra won’t do anything. She provided a wonderful platform for girls to have a chance at their dream, but, after there is no ‘Tyra Mail’. I had to guide myself, and even though I won a model competition I still had no idea what the modeling BUSINESS was like,” CariDee Wrote.  Continue reading “Cycle 7 Winner CariDee Explains Predicament Of All ‘America’s Next Top Model’ Contestants”

New ‘America’s Next Top Model’ Judges Are Virtual Unknowns, Just Like The Competition

Tyra Banks is running out of ideas for America’s Next Top Model. If the All-Stars and British Invasion cycles weren’t proof enough, “College Edition” is approaching and she’s officially replaced all the judges (except Kelly Cutrone) plus creative consultant Jay Manuel and runway coach “Miss” J. Alexander.

Nigel Barker has been switched out for fellow Brit and model Rob Evans, who will sit next to fashion blogger Bryan “Bryanboy” Grey Yambao on the ANTM panel along with Tyra and Kelly.  Continue reading “New ‘America’s Next Top Model’ Judges Are Virtual Unknowns, Just Like The Competition”

Learning To Smile – With Your Host, Tyra Banks

I wish I could say that Tyra Banks taught me how to smile and “smize,” her trademark word for smiling with your eyes, but I’m a lost cause. You’d think after watching every single season of ANTM I’d have learned something.  Continue reading “Learning To Smile – With Your Host, Tyra Banks”

Janice Dickinson Says Top Model Winners Are Chosen By CoverGirl, Not Judges

Janice Dickinson made a bold statement during an interview with FilmOn’s Alki David, which was released on Monday. She says America’s Next Top Model, for which she served on as a judge for four seasons, is completely rigged by Cover Girl, the company the winner scores a contract with.

“There’s back history of experience and the way she treated me when I worked for her on the panel, and there was a way I experienced being on that show, being conned, thinking that I was actually helping judge a TV franchise, Continue reading “Janice Dickinson Says Top Model Winners Are Chosen By CoverGirl, Not Judges”