“Next Top Model” Heads to Africa!


“Africa’s Next Top Model” series is now officially in development. This is welcome news to aspiring models in the continent who have for a long time desired more coverage of African models and designers.


The series will be hosted by Nigerian model, Oluchi Onweagba and will be produced by her company, Lulu Productions- under the CBS Studio International umbrella. Onweagba told reporters; “I am excited to be hosting “Africa’s Next Top Model” and it is great to be part of the successful “America’s Next Top Model” franchise that Tyra Banks created and has hosted for an impressive 20 cycles thus far in the U.S.”


The show will be filmed in Cape Town.