“America’s Next Top Model” Resurrected, Returns on VH1


Great news for fans of The CW’s long-running reality competition show America’s Next Top Model.

VH1 announced on Tuesday that the CBS Television Studios-produced show will be headed to VH1 with a reinvented debut.

vh1-americas-next-top-model-tyra-banks-2In addition to the return of series creator, original host and executive producer Tyra Banks, EP Ken Mok will continue his role in the upcoming season, slated for 14 episodes.

“After creating an incredible, global brand, I am beyond excited to have the show reborn,” said Tyra Banks in a statement.

“I will continue as Executive Producer, but must turn my attention to new business endeavors, so I want to find a new host. I’m pumped to identify that person and bring back the show. Top Model fans, you demanded that the show come back, and VH1 answered the call. Get ready for a fierce-a-fied rebirth!”

Top Model ran for a total of 22 seasons, premiering on UPN and helped launch The CW Network.

Details on the premiere date and a new, re-imagined cast of host and judges will be announced at a later time.