Last cycle, the girls of America’s Next Top Model did a photo shoot in which they portrayed homeless youth, which featured 3 [random] models in the background.Â One model in particular caught the eye of the shows creator/executive producer Tyra Branks…Isis.Â She served it as a background model, leaving a lasting impression.Â Isis, 22, was personally invited by Tyra to come back for the 11th cycle.Â But, there was one thing that Tyra wasn’t aware of concerning Isis…. she’s a he!Â As the first transgender contestant to appear on America’s Next Top Model,Â Isis is here to break the mold of the average, and take it to another level. Â
Isis, real name Darrell Washington,Â hails from my home town of Prince Geroge’s Country, Maryland, an aspiring model, she is also an aspiring fashion designer.Â Â She now resides in New York City.
Best of luck to Isis on the upcoming season of America’s Next Top Model, premiering September 3rd on the CW.
RUMOR ALERT: LIL WAYNE’S DAUGHTER NOT DEAD
On Sunday night, a rumor was spread via the internet that Lil Wayne’s 8 year old daughter, Reginae Carter, was involved in a fatal car accident. Â Weezy released a statement to AllHipHop.com setting the record straight that his Lil’ daughter is safe and sound. Â
â€œPlease allow me to dispel any rumors or speculations and report that my daughter is alive, healthy and surrounded by family who care and love her dearly,” Wayne said in his statement. “The rumors are completely false and unfounded; neither Reginae nor any other member of my family has been involved in any car accident. My family and I truly appreciate the concern and support shown to us.â€
SEAN PAUL ARRESTED FOR POSSESSION OF WEED
Sean Paul was arrested on charges of marijuana possession last weekend after cops raided a the annual Uppsala Reggae Festival near Stockholm last weekend.Â According to TMZ, the cops stormed the festival and took between 200-300 people, 10 of them being performers, into custody.Â Police are still investigating the case, as well as collecting evidence at the scene.