23 Caribbean beauties for Next Top Model starting Monday
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Friday February 15, 2013 – From Monday February 18, 23 beauties from around the region will take part in the first season of Caribbean’s Next Top Model (CNTM), which will be aired simultaneously across more than 25 Caribbean countries.
The show, which was filmed in Trinidad and Tobago, is the Caribbean's version of CBS's internationally acclaimed Next Top Model series and will run for 11 episodes.
CNTM will be screened on WSEE TV in Puerto Rico, One Caribbean Television and CaribVision during primetime on Mondays, with repeat airings on Saturdays.
The aspiring next top models featured in the series comprise: Xiea from Antigua and Barbuda; Sedia from Barbados; Jenelle and Kendra from the Bahamas; Treveen from the Cayman Islands; Stephany from Curacao; Treicy from the Dominican Republic; Ashley from Guadeloupe; Lisa and Trudy-Lee from Jamaica, and Semoy, Ornella, Anna-Rosa, Davia, Julianna, Athaliah, Candace, Susan, Sheriza, Rachel, Kim-Marie, Maranda and Tinnitia from Trinidad and Tobago.
Miss Universe 1998, Trinidad and Tobago’s Wendy Fitzwilliam, served triple duty on the project as host, co-executive producer and judge.
Fitzwilliam’s fellow judges are international photographer Pedro Virgil, and runway coach and creative director of Trinidad and Tobago's Fashion Week, Richard Young, along with international and regional experts in fashion.
Special guest appearances will be made by international stylist and fashion pundit Freddie Leiba, music producer Bryce Wilson, international photographer Matthew Jordan-Smith, fashion designer Claudia Pegus, soca star Machel Montano, and Factor Model Management’s Bridget Halanski.
Caribbean’s Next Top Model is presented by bMobile, LIME, KCL Capital Market Brokers Limited, Caribbean Airlines, The Carlton-Savannah, Farouk Systems – CHI, Trinre, Sacha Cosmetics, Factor Women, Caribbean Belle, Blue Waters, Kalloo’s and Micles. Click here to receive free news bulletins via email from Caribbean360. (View sample)