Despite our excitement that Whitney Thompson won the latest Top Model crown, there's no doubt that the show is getting more boring by the season - not quite Hills boring, but almost... So it was interesting to hear Tyra Banks admit in her recent interview with The New York Times that she, too, was bored of the show - Namely the contestants, who "only want to be famous." Well shit, Tyra, we could have told you that by Cycle Four. Tyra promises in the article that upcoming seasons of Top Model will test and weigh the contestant's knowledge of fashion and potential for industry viability above all else. We'll believe it when we see it - and when she lowers the show's age requirement from 18 to 15.
What's Really Going On With America's Next Top Model? Here's the Scoop from Tyra and Kelly Cutrone
We're still reeling from Friday's news that long-standing America's Next Top Model cast members Jay Manuel, J. Alexander and Nigel Barker had been fired from the show--news that left a lot of questions, like who would be replacing them and what did that mean for the show? Now, we know a little more.