Great news for all the models and aspiring models in Africa! Nigerian supermodel, Oluchi Orlandi, will be bringing the hit show to the continent of Africa.
CBS Studios International officially announced that the African format rights for hit reality TV show competition, ‘America’s Next Top Model’ had been given to LuLu Productions, the production company of Nigerian supermodel Oluchi Orlandi.
In her words, “I am excited to be hosting Africa’s Next Top Model and it is great to be part of the successful America’s Next Top Model franchise that Tyra Banks created and has hosted for an impressive 20 cycles thus far in the U.S. The African version of the franchise is long overdue and I expect the show to be a smashing success across the continent. My company, LuLu Productions, will be partnering with Never Machine productions with Gavin Wratten as co-executive producer and also one of the giant media houses to help make this show a big success.”
Oluchi who was actually discovered on M-Net’s Face of Africa modeling competition will be using this opportunity to give back to Africa and help/inspire upcoming models.