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 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 14, 2016) – VH1 today announced the contestants competing in the network’s reincarnation of “America’s Next Top Model.” The all-female cast of aspiring models returns to NYC, where it all began, to go head-to-head to discover which contestant has what it takes to win it all. 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 PaperMagazine, along with an exclusive one year talent deal with VH1. The new season premieres on Monday, December 12th at 10:00 PM ET/PT.
Previously announced singer, actress and entrepreneur, Rita Ora will host the reinvented show with supermodel and body activist Ashley Graham, PaperMagazine Chief Creative Officer Drew Elliott and celebrity stylist and image architect Law Roach serving as panel of judges. Tyra Banks and Ken Mok will continue as executive producers with Banks set to make surprise appearances during the season.
The 14 contestants competing are:
Binta Dibba, 25 Seattle, WA Twitter: @babybinta | Instagram: @babybinta | Snapchat: @bintadibba #BintaANTM
Cherish Waters, 25 Los Angeles, CA Twitter: @cherishwaters | Instagram: @icherishwaters | Snapchat: @meowmix420 #CherishANTM
Cody Wells, 26 San Jose, CA Twitter: @TashandCody | Instagram: @tashandcody | Snapchat: @TashandCody #CodyANTM
CoryAnne Roberts, 19 Bali, Indonesia Twitter: @CoryAnneRoberts | Instagram: @corylovesyou | Snapchat: @coryowns #CoryAnneANTM
Courtney Nelson, 25 San Francisco, CA Twitter: @courtneynelso11 | Instagram: @courtneypaigenelson| Snapchat: @courtneyn2468 #CourtneyANTM
Giah Hardeman, 21 Bryan-College Station, TX Twitter: @giah_hardeman | Instagram: @just_giah | Snapchat: @Gailayh #GiahANTM
India Gants, 20 Seattle, WA Twitter: @india_kate | Instagram: @indiak8 | Snapchat: @indyk8 #IndiaANTM
Justine Biticon, 18 Los Angeles, CA Twitter: @biticonjustine | Instagram: @justinemaebiticon | Snapchat: @justinebiticon #JustineANTM
Krislian Rodriguez, 25 Los Angeles, CA Twitter: @missKrislian | Instagram: @misskrislian | Snapchat: @misskrislian #KrislianANTM
Kyle McCoy, 23 Darien, CT Twitter: @KyleAMcCoy | Instagram: @smile4kyle | Snapchat: @KyleAnnMcCoy #KyleANTM
Marissa Hopkins, 18 Houston, TX Twitter: @MarissaHopkins1 | Instagram: @marissa_hopkins | Snapchat: @marissahopkinsx #MarissaANTM
Paige Mobley, 22 Birmingham, MI Twitter: @PaigeMobley | Instagram: @paigemobley | Snapchat: @PaigeMobley #PaigeANTM
Tash Wells, 26 San Jose, CA Twitter: @TashandCody | Instagram: @tashandcody | Snapchat: @TashandCody #TashANTM
Tatiana Price, 21 Brooklyn, NY Twitter: @hakunama_tat | Instagram: @tatianaelizabethh | Snapchat: @hakunama.tat #TatianaANTM
For more information and updates about “America’s Next Top Model,” check out ANTM.VH1.com, the official VH1 “America’s Next Top Model” page on Facebook and follow @VH1 and @ANTMVH1 on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat #ANTM.
AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL is produced by 10 by 10 Entertainment in association with The Tyra Banks Company and distributed by CBS Television Distribution. The executive producers are Ken Mok (“Making the Band”), Tyra Banks, Dana Gabrion, Paul Buscemi and Jaimie Glasson. The series was created by Tyra Banks and developed by Mok and Kenya Barris. Currently, “America’s Next Top Model” is under license in over 100 markets around the world and has 20 international versions in production. “America’s Next Top Model” and the “America’s Next Top Model” format are licensed internationally by CBS Studios International. For more information, go to @ANTMVH1 on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
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