Tyra Banks is back, and you’ve been waiting, but now you can finally watch! In a sneak peek of the first five minutes of the America’s Next Top Model cycle 24 premiere, Tyra looks back at the legacy that is ANTM complete with archival footage of some of the most iconic models in the canon, including Isis King, Allison Harvard, Toccara Jones, and many others.
The vintage ANTM footage is spliced with powerful testimonials from this season’s competitors about redefining beauty standards and accomplishing whatever they put their mind to. It’s a thrilling sample of what’s to come and has us creating a cheat sheet of who’s who, and who’s going to get to the very toppppp of this season of ANTM.
Seeing Mother Tyra hold court over her new panel of returning judges is everything. The whole gang is here: supermodel and body activist Ashley Graham, Paper magazine’s Drew Elliott, and “image architect” Law Roach. This season Tyra promises the most diverse group of women: all colors, sizes, shapes, and, even ages. Tyra also lets her panelists know that they have the power to eliminate contestants at any point during the competition NOT just at panel. Boop. So, things are bound to be interesting.
Watch the sneak now and don’t miss the premiere of America’s Next Top Model on Tuesday, January 9th at 8/7c.