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CW Orders Cycle 20 of 'America's Next Top Model;' Male Models Will Compete For The 1st Time

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by Tambay A. Obenson
October 16, 2012 4:28 PM
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This muc be exciting news for fans of the series, and male models everywhere...!

Details below via press release from The CW:

THE CW ORDERS CYCLE 20 OF "AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL"

For the First Time, Male Models Will Also Compete for the Title of "America's Next Top Model"

October 16, 2012 (Burbank, California) - The CW Network has ordered Cycle 20 of AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL, it was announced today by Mark Pedowitz, President, The CW. As part of The CW's on-going strategy to increase the amount of original summer programming on the network, Cycle 20 will debut in summer 2013 with a specific premiere date to be announced at a later time.

In Cycle 20, for the first time, male models will be added to the group of contestants competing for the title of AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL, and will move into the models' house alongside the women. Also in Cycle 20, viewers will continue to have a direct impact on the competition by voting for their favorite models though social media, helping decide who gets eliminated and who stays in the running to becoming AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL.

"America's Next Top Model" is produced by 10 by 10 Entertainment in association with The Tyra Banks Company. The executive producers are Ken Mok ("Making the Band"), Tyra Banks and Laura Fuest Silva. The series was created by Tyra Banks and developed by Mok and Kenya Barris. Tyra Banks also hosts the series, which is currently airing its 19th cycle in the United States. 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.

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12 Comments

  • Chester Lopez | January 15, 2013 4:59 AMReply

    This is our chance all aspiring male models! Don't know how would it be like, but I'm excited.

  • Melvin Buck Jr | November 22, 2012 4:29 AMReply

    I need to know how to apply?

  • Earl Vincent | November 9, 2012 11:31 PMReply

    Ever since the 1st cycle i been waiting and wanting you to have ANTM for men, and now you are finally having it, and i am so ready to show the world the beauty i have physically and mentally. The world will see why i am the American Next Top Male Model. Thank you, Earl Vincent

  • jason rogge | November 8, 2012 1:52 PMReply

    i want to be americas next top "real" male model. im thick and sexy and i know it :)

  • Anthony Moshay | November 7, 2012 12:56 AMReply

    How's it going I'm beyond elated to have learned you guys are now having a season for males! It brings me great pleasure to apply and audition, and i'm confidently certain I have all the facets to not only make the cut, but to go very far! Remember the name Anthony Moshay!!!

  • Gerald Washington (Romello) | November 6, 2012 11:59 AMReply

    My best friend just sent me this link in my email and I got so excited. I am ready to show the world my talents and be a role model to children around the world. Please let me know when auditions will be held and the specific requirements.

    Thanks,
    Romello Jr.

  • Brandon Payne | November 2, 2012 10:43 PMReply

    How do you audition for the show?

  • DEON DE'JANARO | October 30, 2012 4:57 AMReply

    IVE WATCHED AND WAITED 19 SEASONS FOR THIS AND FINALLY TYRA HAS ADDED MALE MODELS. IM SO READY AND READY TO WIN THIS SHOW!! PLEASE GIVE ME MORE INFO ON AUDITIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Nadell | October 18, 2012 2:02 AMReply

    I think having male models are a good idea!

  • saadiyah | October 16, 2012 7:22 PMReply

    Lol @ trackstar and antonio :-)

  • Trackstar | October 16, 2012 7:03 PMReply

    I need the infos regarding auditions. I can't let these good looks go to waste

  • Antonio | October 16, 2012 6:17 PMReply

    Plz keep me updated this is going to change my life

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