Posts tagged "top model"

Tyra Banks Explains Shocking “America’s Next Top Model” Firings

Apparently the contestants on “America’s Next Top Model” aren’t the only ones in need of a makeover. The world was shocked last week when Tyra Banks suddenly fired her team consisting of Nigel Barker, Miss J. Alexander and Jay Manuel … and now we know why.

“We reached a point, where were feel the show needs a new boost,” Tyra told Access Hollywood at the 2012 Matrix Awards i…

By: TooFab / April 25, 2012

Dutch Top Model Deemed “Too Fat” Wins Lawsuit

It goes without saying that occupations in the modeling industry these days come hand in hand with some unrealistically stringent standards, so much so that it’s hard to believe that the runways used to be the territory of fully-grown, reasonably-figured women. In this weird generation, it’s all about the youngest, the tallest, and most importantly,…

By: Rachel Krause / March 7, 2012

America’s Next Top Model: Hot Tranny Success?

Each season of America’s Next Top Model has a sob story or a gimmick, a model that is just so different from the competition, that host Tyra Banks has decided to take under her wing and mold into the perfect supermodel. Usually this gives Tyra a platform to “save” someone and then applaud herself for…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 13, 2008