of Calabasas, CA was crowned the winner of this season’s “She’s Got The Look,” the TV Land PRIME original reality series which searches for the next great supermodel — over the age of 35. Cohen was announced the winner on last night’s dramatic season finale where she proved “She’s Got The Look” in two demanding photo shoots that involved posing in a revealing swimsuit and modeling with live penguins and body paint. During the episode, the three remaining finalists — Cindy Cohen
, Theresa Kalnins and Leeane Locken — jetted off to Miami
for the last two photo shoot challenges of the competition. In a final twist, the models had to walk the runway with professional Wilhelmina models during a live fashion show. Cohen’s amazing photos and runway performance swept the judges away and earned her a modeling contract with Wilhelmina Models, Inc.
, a photo spread in SELF Magazine
, and $100,000
“Cindy Cohen’s path to become the winner of ‘She’s Got The Look’ is a truly inspirational one,” states Larry W. Jones, President, TV Land. “Her beauty, strength and determination made her a clear choice to win it all. She is an inspiration to people in their 40s who are seeking to transform their lives in significant ways.”
“Cindy is the epitome of a classic beauty — she’s poised, elegant and gorgeous,” said Sean Patterson, President of Wilhelmina Models. “I truly believe that the hardships she has overcome in life have helped her to become the amazing model that she now is. Wilhelmina could not be any more proud to welcome her into our family.”
Cindy Cohen, a 40-year-old wife and mother who resides in Calabasas, CA, is now fulfilling her childhood dreams of becoming a model. Her early plans to pursue modeling were postponed after having her son at a young age, struggling to make ends meet and eventually becoming homeless. However, Cindy persevered through her tough times without ever giving up her dreams of being a model and has now proven “She’s Got The Look” by taking the competition.
Viewers can go to TVLandPrime.com to see behind-the-scenes footage from Cindy’s photo shoot with SELF Magazine as well as blogs and other exciting “She’s Got the Look” features.
“She’s Got The Look,” which is hosted by supermodel Kim Alexis, is a collaboration with Wilhelmina Models, Inc., and sets out to discover a sophisticated, beautiful and confident woman 35 or older destined to become the next “it” girl of the fashion industry. In addition to a contract with Wilhelmina Models, Inc., and a photo spread in SELF Magazine, this season’s winner also receives a check for $100,000. Supermodel Beverly Johnson, who made history as the first African-American model to appear on the cover of American Vogue, celebrity stylist Robert Verdi and Wilhelmina president Sean Patterson are all featured as judges on the series. RoC was the presenting sponsor of “She’s Got The Look.”
“She’s Got The Look” is an Allison Grodner produced exclusively for TV Land. Keith Cox and Sal Maniaci serve as executive producers for TV Land; Sean Patterson and Corey Preston are executive producers from Wilhelmina.
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