America's Next Top Model
is our favorite reality show! Many gorgeous girls have competed for the title as Top Model
and so far sixteen long-legged beauties have finished on top! The winner gets a modeling contract, a portfolio, and an ad campaign. It's like the ultimate way to start a career in modeling!
Except some of our favorite winners have disappeared from the spotlight and others we only see now and then, but there are a few who have really made a name for themselves in the modeling world! If you're wondering what these girls are doing now, we dug up the facts! Click on the pictures to find out what the winners are up to these days!
Cycle Two winner, Yoanna House's career bloomed after the show. She has done a lot of modeling since then. She is signed by IMG Models, Danish 1st Opinion Model Management, and also has a contract with a cosmetics company from Israel. So she is really a Top Model
! Yoanna had a son in 2008 and lives in NY with her man!
She was called "Eva the Diva" in the show, and she still is! She is the brightest star on the ANTM sky right now. Eva started acting after the show and has appeared in Music Video
like " I Get Money" by 50 Cent
and films, the most recent one "I Think I Love My Wife." But she is still modeling, and she does it well too! She has been in fashion spreads in Elle, Star, and InTouch. We really like Eva!
Whitney Thompson won ANTM cycle ten. She is the first full-figured model to ever win the Competition
, and it was about time! She is now one of forever 21's favorite models, and signed a contract with them. She is also a spokesperson for the National Eating Disorder Foundation.
CariDee won ANTM cycle seven. Since then she has kept on modeling both in front of the camera and on the runway. CariDee has worked at NY fashion week, she opened LA fashion week and has done a lot of editorial work. She also got to star in a few TV shows, CariDee appeared in both One Tree Hill and Gossip Girl
The loud mouthed Krista White won cycle fourteen of ANTM against all odds. She was one of our least favorite contestants in the beginning. But she changed her attitude and won the whole thing!She signed with Wilhelmina models and moved to Las Vegas, she is also signed by an other modeling agency outside of LA. She has lately modeled for Betsey Johnson
and Nicole Miller
Nicole Fox was the winner of cycle fourteen, which was the cycle for shorter models. Shorties can be models too! She is still signed by Wilhelmina models, which was the prize of that cycle together with a contract with Cover Girl cosmetics and a spread in Seventeen Magazine. She recently modeled for Nicole Richie
's fashion brand "House of Harlow".
After winning cycle eleven of Americas Next Top Model
Brittany "McKey" Sullivan has done some modeling. She has been in Vogue knitting magazine and in an issue of Marie Claire. Her career has not skyrocketed, but she is still modeling and wants to pursue modeling in Europe, go Brittany!
The cycle one winner, Adrianne joined the reality show "The Surreal Life", married, then separated Christopher Knight from the "Brady Bunch" and runs a radio show. She did not pursue modeling as a career, but modeled for Playboy in 2008 as one of the top 25 sexiest women of 2008. Adrianne has also appeared on the big screen in movies like "Dirt" with Courtney Cox and "Fallen Angels!"
Naima Mora won cycle four of ANTM. And we have seen her as guest judge in Heidi Klum
's Project Runway
and as a trophy girl at the Emmy Award
. She has done a lot of print modeling for Teen People, Elle, US weekly and many more. But we have not heard a lot from her for a few years. The latest update we got was that she now sings in her band "Galaxy Of Tar".
The winner of cycle five, Nicole Linkletter has a blooming career! She is signed with eight different modeling agencies all over the world! She is really high fashion, and has more haute tan commercial in her portfolio! Nicole said " My life is beginning right now" when she won Americas Next Top Model
. And it really did! She is fabulous!