Tyra Banks Spoofs ‘Top Model’ Contestants

by | February 21, 2011 at 11:22 AM | America's Next Top Model, TV News

Tyra Banks (Photo: The CW)

Tyra Banks (Photo: The CW)


When kooky Tyra comes out to play, it just makes our day.

It doesn’t get any better than when Ty Ty wigs out, and she’s done it again in this new promo for cycle 16 of “America’s Next Top Model,” which premieres Wednesday night on The CW.

In the cute clip, Banks does parodies of the typical contestants that try out for her model search reality show, some of whom are pretty darn scary.

Tyra nails it with her take on these posers, from the “I’m not here to make friends” villainess to the “Look, I don’t want to be here” rebel without a clue but with plenty of tattoos.

Then, of course, you’ve got your obligatory airhead, because this is reality TV, after all.

“I’m 19 years old, and my favorite designer is Hello Kitty,” a bubbly blonde Banks says in an oh-mah-gawd, like, awesome! Valley Girl accent.

“I would do anything, anything, anything to be the next “Top Model,” she squeals, “except …” well, watch below.

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