We have a feeling this case is going to get UGLY!
Angelea Preston, who appeared as an America's Next Top Model contestant on cycle 14 and 17, is suing Tyra Banks for 3 MILLION bucks!
Why? She claims she was unjustly disqualified from winning the show's top prize!
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According to the lawsuit, Preston says she won the show's Cycle 17 in 2011 and therefore she was entitled to the top prize that included a $100,000 contract with CoverGirl cosmetics and a fashion spread in Vogue Italia.
Unfortunately for the model, she did NOT receive the prize, a snub which she attributes to her past as an escort.
Angelea contests that since her escort days
It's pretty crazy to say this, but America's Next Top Model just finished its 21st
But that's not even the biggest news, because for the first time in the reality TV staple's history, a guy walked away with the crown!
And not only did a guy win, it was an all male final three consisting of Will Jardel, Keith Carlos, and (somehow) Adam Smith.
And the winner is…
Wow, so many celebs got their voting on this year!!
Yesterday, famous peeps like Kim Kardashian, Jessica Biel, and Reese Witherspoon all came out to rock the vote and to inspire others to do the same.
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Aw, we just love when celebrities get political!!
Most stars, like Kendall Jenner, took to Twitter and Instagram to show off their cute I Voted stickers.
The young model tweeted:
Have you been missing seeing your girl Tyra Banks during the day???
Be sad no longer because she is coming back to daytime TV!
We told you about how she was working on a new daytime TV show, and now ALL the delicious deets are here.
Tyra's new show is titled The F.A.B. (Fun And Beautiful), and will be launching on ABC in fall 2015!
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But this time around, she won't be alone on the lifestyle show because Tyra is including some F.A.B. people on her panel:
It's been four long years since The Tyra Show went off the air and if you're wondering when she'll make her return, you're in luck because the time is NOW!
Previously, we EXCLUSIVELY revealed that a daytime lifestyle show was in the works for Ms. Tyra Banks and now the cat's out of the bag!
The America's Next Top Model host has teamed up with Disney-ABC Television and is set to launch a new talk show in 2015!
This time, the model won't be hosting the show by herself, she will be joined by a panel of lifestyle hosts! The more the merrier, right?!
Tyra made a statement on her future talk show, she said:
Tyra Banks is coming back to TV, y'all!
Not only is the America's Next Top Model host returning to TV for a new talk show, she's planning on producing a docuseries revolving around the transgender community with VH1!
The docuseries titled, TransAmerica, will be an eight-episode show following a group of Chicago women who are united by their common characteristic of being transgender.
The series will explore their day-to-day lives, how they're building their careers and how their sexuality has an impact on their daily life.
Carmen Carrera, a model and activist, is said to lead the five women in the hour-long series.
Tyra said of her new docuseries:
Okay, well the show isn't yet ready, but we're hearing Tyra Banks is coming back to daytime TV!
After ending her talk show in 2010, viewers have most definitely been missing Tyra's cray cray ways. But those longing feelings won't have to last for long because we can EXCLUSIVELY tell you she's working on a return.
Our source has revealed that ABC daytime and syndication is about to announce that they're working on a new talk show centered around Miz Tyra and will feature a panel of lifestyle experts!
We might not have many details yet, but we know anything involving Tyra is going to be pure gold.
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