Fourteen model compete for the ultimate prize package: a contract with IMG Models, one of the top international modeling management companies; fashion spread in Vogue Italia and an additional spread and cover of Beauty in Vogue; and a $100,000 contract with CoverGirl Cosmetics. Tyra Banks leads the panel of judges, comprised of influential fashion editor André Leon Talley and photographer Nigel Barker. Jay Manuel is the photo shoot creative director while Miss J returns as the runway trainer.
The 32 semi-finalists for cycle 15 head to Palm Springs, where they perfect their runway walk. Fourteen finalists will be one step closer to their dream as they prepare to move in to the Top Model house and have the chance to win the ultimate career-launching prize package.
Demi Lovato (“Sonny with a Chance,” “Camp Rock”) drops by the set of this week’s photo shoot to surprise the girls for a conversation about teen bullying. During the photo shoot with photographer Deborah Anderson, the girls’ bodies are painted with a word that describes the type of bullying they have experienced. Legendary fashion designer Diane Von Furstenberg joins Tyra Banks, Andre Leon Talley and Nigel Barker on the judges panel.
Tyra makes a surprise visit to the house to inform the girls they will receive makeovers. Their excitement quickly fades when they realize there is also a surprise elimination upon receiving their new looks. This week’s photo shoot takes place on the beaches of Malibu, where the girls pose as fallen angels for photographer Anne Menke. Fashion designer/stylist Patricia Field (“Sex and the City”) is this week’s guest judge.
The girls head to a theme park where they must pose while riding a rollercoaster. This week's photo shoot takes the girls underwater as they are photographed by top beauty photographer Matthew Rolston, who is also this week's guest judge.
Jay leads the girls to a tunnel in downtown Los Angeles where they walk in on a conveyor belt runway while wearing designs by Herve Leger. Andre drops by the house with a surprise guest, Karolina Kurkova, who speaks with the girls about healthy earting. This week’s photo shoot features the girls posing with wrestlers from Lucha Va Voom, a form of Mexican Mask Wrestling with photographers Eddie and Moshe Brakha. Kurkova joins the panel as this week’s guest judge during the elimination.
The girls head to Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills for this week's photo shoot with legendary fashion photographer Patrick Demarchelier. Demarchelier also joins the judges at the elimination panel.
During this week’s challenge the girls head over to The Grammy Museum in Los Angeles where Neil Portnow, President and CEO of The Recording Academy, reveals that one of them will be chosen to be a “Grammy Girl” during The 2011 Grammy Awards. During this week’s photo shoot the models portray an iconic fashion designer for photographer Francesco Carrozzini, who is also this week’s guest judge.
Designer Zac Posen surprises the girls at their beach house to inform them they will be wearing his fall 2010 collection during this week's runway challenge. The girls put their personality to the test when they shoot their very first commercial while wearing roller skates on the beach. Posen is also this week's guest judge.
Tyra informs the final six girls they will be moving to Italy. Upon arrival in Venice, the girls pose in their first group photo shoot on a gondola before heading to Milan where they visit their first Italian Fashion House, Missoni. Fashion designer and model Margherita Missoni is this week's guest judge.
Before sending the girls to the streets of Milan for go-sees, Tyra helps them organize their portfolios. This week's photo shoot takes place in Lake Como, where the girls receive a head-to-toe transformation to become real-life statues. IMG Models executive Kyle Hagler is this week's guest judge.
The final four girls put their personality to the test when they meet one-on-one with Vogue Italia's editor-in-chief, Franca Sozzani. Tyra directs the girls during a motion editorial challenge that requires them to bring their poses to life with movement and emotion. Following this week's double elimination, Tyra premieres her directorial debut of "Disturbato." Franca Sozzani is this week's guest judge.
Rewind and review what you have and haven't watched during cycle 15 of ANTM.
The final two girls are shocked when each of their parents show up in Italy to surprise them! The finalists shoot their CoverGirl commercial and print ad before meeting with Ian Bart of IMG Models. At the final runway, the girls are dressed in Roberto Cavalli designs. Cavalli is the guest judge at the final panel and will help determine who will become America's Next Top Model.