She has since pursued a career in acting with roles in “The Young & the Restless,” BET’s “Real Husbands of Hollywood” and the TV One dramedy, “Born Again Virgin.” After Curry was crowned in the series’ inaugural season, she took another go at reality television and appeared in VH1’s “The Surreal Life.” There, she met former child star Christopher Knight and the two got hitched during their short-lived VH1 docu-series, “My Fair Brady.” She is currently collaborating with Stan Lee (yes, the real Stan Lee) on her cosplay web series, “Super Fans.” Tipton finished third in the competition in 2003, but the model has gained success through her acting chops since leaving the show.
She has appeared in films such as “Crazy, Stupid, Love,” “Warm Bodies” and “Lucy.” The former model also landed the leading role in ABC’s 2014 rom-sitcom, “Manhattan Love Story.” Jones’ became one of the first plus size models to make it far in the tournament, placing at seventh on her season.
The couple starred in the spin-off My Fair Brady from 2005 to 2008, but ultimately divorced in 2012.
Since ANTM, Adrianne has also posed multiple times for Playboy and made numerous television appearances as a pop culture commentator.
Since her exit from the show, Jones has secured hosting gigs on BET as well as her own dating competition show, TV One’s “The Ultimate Merger.” Jones continued to model for Modeling for Ashley Stewart and New York and Company and appeared in Vogue The Boston-raised Somali-Ethiopian fashion model placed third in the competition in 2008.
She went to walk runway shows for Ralph Lauren, Hermès, Dries van Noten, and Betsey Johnson, and became the face of spring 2012 Herve Leger campaign. English took the crown in 2006 and continued her career in television shortly thereafter.
Cycles 16 and 17 garnered about 2.5 million each and Cycle 18 plummeted to a mere 1.5 million. Well, all TV series, whether they are reality based or scripted shows, struggle to keep audiences coming back year after year.
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