Like her or loathe her, you can’t deny that Tyra Banks has been pretty instrumental in changing our perception of the modern day model. Before Ms Banks unleashed her ANTM franchise across the globe, many of us perceived models as nothing more than vapid clothes horses whose generous supply of good looks was levelled out by lack of intelligence, and a personality deficit. But as dramatic and OTT Tyra has proven to be over the years, she’s also one smart cookie. America’s Next Top Model is the most popular fashion themed reality show, which is currently shown in over 120 countries and has been adapted nationally in numerous countries including Romania, Russia, Peru and France.
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Naomi Campbell positively glistens on the cover of Pride magazine’s Decadent issue. Looking like a glacial queen in a pastel coloured couture gown, the magazine landed an exclusive interview with the reclusive supermodel. I’m very hot and cold when it comes to Naomi. Career wise, I can’t fault her. She’s probably the most successful Black British female there is, and despite being in her forties can still bulldoze the new generation of models off the catwalk.