Exclusive Interview: Sheena of 'America's Next Top Model'
Sheena Sakai became known as one of the contestants of the 11th cycle of America’s Next Top Model
. Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, she has since worked as a hostess and go-go dancer in the Harlem district of New York City. Since leaving the show, she has continued to model and even landed a couple of roles as an actress. She has been seen in Gossip Girl and was credited for stunts in the movie Tropic Thunder. She was signed by Model Management Group, which also allowed her to walk in BET’s Rip the Runway 2009. Later on, she returned to America's Next Top Model
Cycle 17, also dubbed the All-Star Cycle. There, Sheena joined other alums for another shot at the title. The winner will be receiving a special spread in Vogue Italia
and a contract with CoverGirl cosmetics, in addition to joining the Express fashion campaign and a chance to become a correspondent on Extra.