On America’s Next Top Model
, there may be two Jays, but there is certainly no confusing them. There is Mister Jay Manuel
, who coaches the models at each and every photo shoot and there’s Miss J. Alexander
, runway coach extraordinaire, who also serves as a judge on Tyra’s panel. Mister Jay has only sat in on panel in rare occasions while Miss J. interacts with the models for coaching sessions once or twice per season. Miss J. is known to wear completely outlandish outfits, while the most over the top thing on Mister Jay in his silver hair. These two have been with Tyra since the very beginning and today, it was announced the CW has given them their very own spinoff: Operation Fabulous
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Manuel and Alexander will travel around the country, transforming women from drab to fab. In various hometowns, the pair will select five women and give them complete makeovers, teaching them how to dress, how to wear their hair, how to do their makeup, and how to carry themselves with complete and total confidence.
is the first official spinoff from America’s Next Top Model, which is now in its 11th cycle and is the highest rated program on the CW network. Tyra Banks will executive produce, which keeps her busy, considering her new fashion reality show, Stylista
premieres at the end of the month. Tyra has also launched Modelville
, a mini reality series that airs during her talk show. On it, she brings back five former Top Model
contestants to compete for a second chance at a modeling contract and some cold, hard cash!
- Gina Scarpa, BuddyTV Staff Writer
Source: Hollywood Reporter, E! Online
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