Britain’s Next Top Model

The group of 25 aspiring models have been selected for the upcoming season of Britain’s Next Top Model hosted by Elle Macpherson.

Only 14 of the hopefuls will make it through to the model house for the series which kicks-off on Living on July 5th at 9pm.

2010 Top 25 contestants:

Charlotte Holmes

Age: 21

Hometown: Tornpoint, Cornwall

Occupation: Part time model/Part time sales assistant at A & F

· Won title of Miss Cornwall 2009

· Her dream job would be as a Bond Girl

· Described as similar looking to Elle Macpherson


Tiffany Pisani

Age: 18

Hometown: Attard, Malta

Occupation: Left University to pursue modelling career


Delita Cole

Age: 18

Hometown: Liverpool

Occupation: Student


Harleen Kaur Nottay

Age: 19

Hometown: Roslin, Midlothian

Occupation: Student

· Cut off all of her long hair right before entering competition


Kadian Noble

Age: 23

Hometown: Birmingham

Occupation: Student/Mother

· Grew up in Jamaica and moved to the UK when she was 11

· Has a 4 year old daughter named Kiara


Sophie Kerr

Age: 20

Hometown: Buckinghamshire

Occupation: Hollister Model

· Current boyfriend, Sonny, was a contestant on last year’s Channel 4 show Shipwrecked


Francessca Pont

Age: 20

Hometown: Essex

Occupation: Unemployed

· Encouraged by her friends to apply to BNTM last year, but missed the deadline


Marie Smith

Age: 22

Hometown: Salford, Manchester

Occupation: Student


Samirah Warsama

Age: 21

Hometown: Stockton

Occupation: Unemployed


Emma Williams

Age: 20

Hometown: Birkenhead, Wirral

Occupation: Student

· Was voted into the line up by the public as part of The People’s Choice

· Was scouted by Models 1 at Clothes Show Live in 2006 and 2007


Rachelle Harry

Age: 19

Hometown: Sutton, Surrey

Occupation: Student

· Met her idol, Naomi Campbell, when she was 16


Susan Loughanne

Age: 22

Hometown: Malahide, Dublin

Occupation: Actor/Artist

· Lived in New York for a year and a half to do an acting course


Hannah Goodeve

Age: 22

Hometown: Stockport, Chershire

Occupation: Just graduated

· Did a modelling course when she was 13, where she learnt how to sleep on two pillows instead of one to help her neck stay in good condition


Alisha White

Age: 18

Hometown: Clapham

Occupation: Student

· Practises ‘her walk’ everyday in heels upstairs in her house

· Finished in the top 4 of the Miss Black Britain competition


Joy McLaren

Age: 20

Hometown: Leeds

Occupation: Not working


Alize Mounter

Age: 21

Hometown: Llantrisant, South Wales

Occupation: Sales Assistant

· Came third in Miss GB UK 2009


Suzanne Harger

Age: 20

Hometown: County Durham

Occupation: Freelance Make-up Artist


Amelia Thomas

Age: 21

Hometown: Port Talbot, Wales

Occupation: Social Services Temp


Olivia Oldham Stevens

Age: 19

Hometown: Walthamstow

Occupation: Student


Kirsty Parsons

Age: 21

Hometown: Cardiff

Occupation: Youth Worker

· Is 1 of 10 siblings

· Sister is Anne Kent, a contestant in series one of BNTM

· At 15, started to teach dance in her school to the younger pupils


Nicola Wright

Age: 19

Hometown: Bedworth, Warwickshire

Occupation: Student/Part Time Sales Assistant


Amba Hudson-Skye

Age: 20

Hometown: Charmouth

Occupation: Student

· Trained as a dancer when she was young, but turned to modelling after a knee injury ruined her chances of ever being a professional dancer


Chloe Peers

Age: 19

Hometown: Manchester

Occupation: Student

· Engaged to celebrity fitness instructor Scott Alexander

· Favourite feature is her eyes

· Has a phobia of tornados


Simone Clark

Age: 21

Hometown: East Yorkshire

Occupation: Receptionist

· Was a very keen horse rider growing up and took part in many competitions – quit only 18 months before filming started

· Was scouted at The Clothes Show in Birmingham by major agencies including Model 1 and Premier at 17

· Is a size 10 (plus size category) and is aware that she’s not the standard size model


Jennifer Smith

Age: 21

Hometown: Fife, Scotland

Occupation: Starting own business making jewellery

· Has lived away from her parents since age 17

· Favourite designer is Vivienne Westwood


Source: Unreality TV

Australian supermodel Elle Macpherson, or perhaps better known as The Body, is reviving her television career as the new host of Britain’s Next Top Model.

The 45 year old, who appeared on Friends, will watch over 18 young hopefuls vying for a £1m modeling contract.

Britain’s Next Top Model will air later in the year on Living.

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