After the show ended on The CW last year, it was announced Rita Ora would replace Tyra Banks as host of the long-running model competition series. Ashley Graham, Drew Elliott, and Law Roach comprise the new judging panel.
The celebrity guests for season 23 include Zendaya, DJ Khaled, Tinashe, Amber Rose, French Montana, and Jason Derulo. The new season of America’s Next Top Model debuts on December 12th at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
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NEW YORK, NY (November 28, 2016) – VH1 today unveiled the celebrity guests appearing on the network’s reincarnation of “America’s Next Top Model” which premieres on Monday, December 12th at 10:00 PM ET/PT. Host Rita Ora and show judges Ashley Graham, Drew Elliott and Law Roach will be joined by singer, actress, designer and fashion icon, Zendaya; social media star, influencer and record producer DJ Khaled; rising recording artist Tinashe; singer, songwriter Jason Derulo; host, entrepreneur and “Muva” to all, Amber Rose; hip hop artist, French Montana; supermodel and Victoria Secret Angel, Chanel Iman; model and social media sensation, Jasmine Sanders (Golden Barbie); award winning music video director, Director X and runway coach and international model Stacey McKenzie as they decide which contestant has what it takes to stay on the runway and win it all.
The 14 previously announced contestants include Binta Dibba (Seattle, WA), Cherish Waters (Los Angeles, CA), Cody Wells (San Jose, CA), CoryAnne Roberts (Bali, Indonesia), Courtney Nelson (San Francisco, CA), Giah Hardeman (Bryan-College Station, TX), India Gants (Seattle, WA), Justine Biticon (Los Angeles, CA), Krislian Rodriguez (Los Angeles, CA), Kyle McCoy (Darien, CT), Marissa Hopkins (Houston, TX), Paige Mobley (Birmingham, MI), Tash Wells (San Jose, CA), and Tatiana Price (Brooklyn, NY).
The winner of “America’s Next Top Model” will receive $100,000 and a commercial feature on behalf of Rimmel London. Additionally, the winner will be featured in a fashion spread in Paper Magazine, along with an exclusive one year talent deal with VH1.
What do you think? Are you a fan of America’s Next Top Model? Will you watch the new season on VH1?