17 February 2013, Singapore – 26 year old Thai contestant Jessica Amornkuldilok wins the inaugural reality television series Asia’s Next Top Model. She beat 13 other contestants from Asia as they pitched, posed and walk down runways and catwalks. The 13-episode series was aired exclusively on on Star World. Jessica walked away with S$100,000 cash as well as the opportunity to be the face of Canon Ixus 2013 campaign, a cover feature with Harper’s Bazaar magazine, a Subaru XV and a modeling contract with Storm Model Management in UK & Europe.
Besides emerging the overall winner, Jessica has bagged the ‘Best Photo’ title four times in the 12 photo-shoot challenges.
The season finale of Asia’s Next Top Model, which was aired earlier tonight, featured the three remaining finalists Jessica Amornkuldilok from Thailand, Kate Ma from Taiwan and Stephanie Retuya from the Philippines. They competed in a series of finale challenges including a Canon IXUS TV Commercial, the finale Runway show and a Harper’s Bazaar Cover shoot.
International Supermodel and creator of America’s Next Top Model Tyra Banks and Fashion Director of Harper’s Bazaar Kenneth Goh were featured on the judging panel along side head judge and host of Asia’s Next Top Model Nadya Hutagalung.
The finale re-runs on Star World (StarHub Channel 501/555 HD, SingTel mio TV Channel 301 HD) on Wednesday at 9.30pm.
Photo Credits: Star World