America’s Next Top Model (ANTM) Cycle 18 Episode 9 “Barney Cheng” airs on Wednesday May 2 at 9 pm ET on The CW.
Synopsis: The final six women head to Macau, where they get a reading from an astrologer and are challenged with re-creating their auras through fashion and beauty. At the photo shoot, the models have to pose in exquisite silk gowns, while accessorized with silkworms crawling on their bodies. Kelly Cutrone and Nigel Barker join guest judge Barney Cheng as well as Tyra Banks on the judges’ panel for elimination.
Show Summary: A fierce new edition of ” America ‘s Next Top Model” returns with Cycle 18 and its first-ever “British Invasion,” featuring former contestants from ” Britain ‘s Next Top Model” and an all-new crop of American model hopefuls competing for the grand prize. ” America ‘s Next Top Model,” hosted by Tyra Banks, premieres Wednesday, February 29 ( 9:00-10:00 p.m. ET ) on The CW.
This cycle will feature a variety of seasoned women from across the pond that will do whatever it takes to make it as a model in America . They will compete against not only each other but a group of aspiring American models. Emotions run high, the women are divided and the competition is intense as they vie for the grand prize.
Lending their expertise as guest judges this cycle are actress and singer Kelly Osbourne, reality star Kris Jenner, pop star Estelle, Marchesa fashion designer Georgina Chapman, television host Cat Deeley, actor and musician Nicolas Tse, former Girls Aloud singer Nadine Coyle, former Pussycat Doll Jessica Sutta, model Beverly Johnson, fashion designer Barney Cheng and fashion photographer Jez Smith.
The British favorites and American women battle it out to earn the prestigious title of ” America ‘s Next Top Model.” They will compete for a career-launching prize package: a modeling contract with LA/NY Models, a chance to be a guest correspondent on the hit newsmagazine “Extra,” a fashion spread in Vogue Italia and the cover and spread in Beauty In Vogue, the face of “America’s Next Top Model” perfume Dream Come True, a single to be released with CB S and a $100,000 contract with CoverGirl cosmetics.