Men Take Over in This Season of America’s Next Top Model

America's Next Top Model Cycle 20 It’ll be a battle of the sexes on this coming season of America’s Next Top Model. The CW announced eight men and eight women will be competing for the title this coming summer, living together and battling it out in the special first-ever “Guys and Girls” edition.

The winner will receive a $100,000 Guess national ad campaign, a feature in Nylon magazine, and a modeling contract with Next Model Management. Judging the competition this season will be Tyra Banks, Kelly Cutrone, and Rob Evans.

America’s Next Top Model Cycle 20 Participants


Name: Kanani

Age: 19

Hometown: Chicago, IL

Occupation: Unemployed

Height: 5’7 1/2”

Favorite movie: Edward Scissorhands

Favorite food: Pasta

Name: Bianca

Age: 18

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

Occupation: Stylist/Sales at a boutique

Height: 5’9 1/2”

Favorite movie: Pulp Fiction

Favorite food: Spicy tuna crispy rice

Name: Jourdan

Age: 19

Hometown: Bend, OR

Occupation: Unemployed

Height: 6’0”

Favorite movie: Dirty Dancing, Titanic

Favorite food: Anything Italian

Name: Nina

Age: 18

Hometown: New York, NY

Occupation: Student

Height: 5’8 1/2”

Favorite movie: Harold and Maude

Favorite food: Her mom’s taco salad

Name: Chlea

Age: 20

Hometown: Bear, DE

Occupation: Credit Analyst

Height: 5’10”

Favorite movie: Bugsy Malone

Favorite food: Pepperoni pizza

Name: Renee

Age: 24

Hometown: Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Occupation: Model

Height: 5’8”

Favorite movie: Mean Girls, Dirty Dancing

Favorite food: Hot dogs

Name: Jiana

Age: 20

Hometown: Denver, CO

Occupation: Bartender

Height: 5’10”

Favorite movie: Rent

Favorite food: Anything spicy

Name: Alex

Age: 21

Hometown: Palm City, FL

Occupation: Student

Height: 5’9 1/4”

Favorite movie: The Prestige

Favorite food: Fruit


Name: Mike

Age: 26

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

Occupation: Works at vending and catering company

Height: 6’5”

Favorite movie: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Favorite food: Chicken

Name: Chris H.

Age: 25

Hometown: North Bergen, NJ

Occupation: Doorman/security guard

Height: 6’1 1/2”

Favorite movie: Finding Nemo

Favorite food: Sushi

Name: Cory

Age: 22

Hometown: Philadelphia, PA

Occupation: Wedding singer

Height: 6’2 1/2”

Favorite movie: Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon

Favorite food: Sushi

Name: Marvin

Age: 20

Hometown: Bronx, NY

Occupation: Sales associate

Height: 6’1”

Favorite movie: Flipped

Favorite food: Chicken and rice

Name: Jeremy

Age: 19

Hometown: Mission Viejo, CA

Occupation: Nutritional supplement sales

Height: 6’3”

Favorite movie: The Grey

Favorite food: Mexican

Name: Don

Age: 25

Hometown: Minneapolis, MN

Occupation: Rapper, model and club promoter

Height: 6’0”

Favorite movie: The Hangover

Favorite food: Mexican

Name: Phil

Age: 24

Hometown: Lanesboro, MA

Occupation: Bartender

Height: 6’3 1/2”

Favorite movie: Forrest Gump, Avatar

Favorite food: Pizza, cookies and ice cream

Name: Chris S.

Age: 23

Hometown: Houston, TX

Occupation: Hairdresser

Height: 5’10 1/4”

Favorite movie: Monster, Silence of the Lambs

Favorite food: Gluten free pizza

Source: The CW