Next fiercely real teen

Duration: 14min 37sec Views: 1918 Submitted: 29.04.2020
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The former supermodel-turned-business savvy media mogul looks straight at the camera, her waist cinched by a thick belt, revealing her curvy figure. While Banks has been a staple of American media culture for close to two decades, it is her recent shift from television personality to multi-media brand that I want to investigate. In late December Banks publicly announced that she would be leaving her Emmy-winning afternoon talk show The Tyra Show to pursue the development of her film company Banksable Productions. O campaign. This campaign has become a key component of her current branding strategy, which centers on the body as a site for both power and self-esteem for young women. Perhaps ironically though, Banks became popular in part because of her positioning as a raced and gendered body.

Tyra's Newest Model Find: A 'Fiercely Real' Contest Winner

Tyra's Newest Model Find: A 'Fiercely Real' Contest Winner |

Tyra Banks has unveiled the winner of her competition aimed to find a plus-size teen model, reports People. The America's Next Top Model creator launched the challenge - dubbed the 'Fiercely Real Teen Model Search' - earlier this year, inviting girls between the ages of 13 and 19, and who wear a dress size between 12 and 20, to enter. The winner was announced yesterday as year-old Sheridan Watson, a size 14 model from New Jersey. Growing up it was like modeling was not an appropriate profession for someone my size because I've always been curvy," she said. Banks added: "The term plus-sized is so misleading so I'm renaming it 'Fiercely Real'. What's considered plus-sized in the fashion industry is actually average in the real world.

VIDEO: Strike a Pose to Win Tyra's First Fiercely Real Teen Model Search

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