Tyra Banks Talks About ‘America’s Next Top Model’ And The Golden Globes | TODAY

>> IN 2003, TYRA BANKS HAD AN >> IN 2003, TYRA BANKS HAD AN IDEA FOR A REALITY SHOW IDEA FOR A REALITY SHOW

SHE CALLED IT AMERICAS NEXT TOP MODEL WHERE THEY SAT OUT TO FIND MODEL WHERE THEY SAT OUT TO FIND THE NEXT IT GIRL ON THE RUNWAY THE NEXT IT GIRL ON THE RUNWAY >> 24 SEASONS LATER, THE HIT SHOWS ARE THE LONGEST RUNNING SHOWS ARE THE LONGEST RUNNING REALITY FASHION SERIES AIRING IN REALITY FASHION SERIES AIRING IN 73 COUNTRIES 73 COUNTRIES >> YOU GO GIRL, AND AFTER A >> YOU GO GIRL, AND AFTER A SEASON OFF TO FOCUS ON BEING A SEASON OFF TO FOCUS ON BEING A MOM, THE BOSS IS BACK AND MORE MOM, THE BOSS IS BACK AND MORE FIERCE THAN EVER

FIERCE THAN EVER CHECK IT OUT >> ALL SHAPES, ALL SIZES AND ALL >> ALL SHAPES, ALL SIZES AND ALL COLORS COLORS TOP MODEL IS MY THEME AND TOP MODEL IS MY THEME AND CONTINUES TO SHOW YOU THAT YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL

HOW YOU THAT YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL THATS WHY IM BACK THATS WHY IM BACK >> SO MUCH TO CONGRATULATE YOU >> SO MUCH TO CONGRATULATE YOU ON ON

>> IM GOING TO CONDUCT THIS INTERVIEW FROM OVER HEREIS INTERVIEW FROM OVER HERE >> NO REASON >> NO REASON >> WE SHOULD TELL PEOPLE BECAUSE >> WE SHOULD TELL PEOPLE BECAUSE SOME PEOPLE MAY NOT HAVE SEEN SOME PEOPLE MAY NOT HAVE SEEN THIS

THIS >> GOOD TO KNOW >> LETS ROLL THE TAPE >> LETS ROLL THE TAPE >> WE HAVE TAPE

>> WE HAVE TAPE >> THERE WAS SOMETHING GOING ON >> THERE WAS SOMETHING GOING ON WITH YOU GUYS WITH YOU GUYS IM NOT SURE WHAT IT WAS IM NOT SURE WHAT IT WAS

>> OH, MY GOD >> OH, MY GOD I HAVE A WEIRD MEMORY LOSS I HAVE A WEIRD MEMORY LOSS DOI NOT REMEMBER LICK DOI NOT REMEMBER LICK I DO NOT REMEMBER LICKING YOU

I DO NOT REMEMBER LICKING YOU >> I DONT REMEMBER DOING THAT >> I DONT REMEMBER DOING THAT >> I REMEMBER AND MORE TO THE >> I REMEMBER AND MORE TO THE POINT THAT MY WIFE DOES POINT THAT MY WIFE DOES

>> STILL YOUR WIFE >> STILL YOUR WIFE THAT WAS GOOD >> SO MUCH FUN >> SO MUCH FUN

>> HE HAS BEEN NERVOUS ALL >> HE HAS BEEN NERVOUS ALL MORNING MORNING I DONT KNOW WHY >> YOU SHOULD HAVE CAKE >> YOU SHOULD HAVE CAKE

>> >> >> WE SHOULD SAY CONGRATULATIONS CONGRATULATIONS YOU DONT USUALLY HERE ABOUT YOU DONT USUALLY HERE ABOUT SHOWS RUNNING THIS LONG, BUT SHOWS RUNNING THIS LONG, BUT SOMETHING ABOUT THIS PROGRAM SOMETHING ABOUT THIS PROGRAM THAT CAPTURES PEOPLE AND IT THAT CAPTURES PEOPLE AND IT SUSTAINED THEM

SUSTAINED THEM WHATS THE MAGIC SAUCE? WHATS THE MAGIC SAUCE? >> I THINK THE MAGIC SAUCE IS >> I THINK THE MAGIC SAUCE IS THE MODELLING WORLD BACK IN THE THE MODELLING WORLD BACK IN THE DAY AND EVERYTHING WAS LIKE THIS DAY AND EVERYTHING WAS LIKE THIS MYSTERY MYSTERY WHAT IS IT? PEOPLE THOUGHT IT WAS GLAMOROUS PEOPLE THOUGHT IT WAS GLAMOROUS AND PERFECT AND PERFECT

I PULLED BACK THE CURTAIN AND SAID HONEY, ITS CRAZYAIN AND SAID HONEY, ITS CRAZY ITS UGLY ITS UGLY AND ALSO THAT I WANTED TO EXPAND AND ALSO THAT I WANTED TO EXPAND THE DEFINITION OF BEAUTY AND NOT THE DEFINITION OF BEAUTY AND NOT JUST HAVE THESE SKINNY GIRLS JUST HAVE THESE SKINNY GIRLS WITH BLOND HAIR AND BLUE EYES

WITH BLOND HAIR AND BLUE EYES THATS BEAUTIFUL, TOO, BUT I THATS BEAUTIFUL, TOO, BUT I WANTED PLUS SIZE AND CHOCOLATE WANTED PLUS SIZE AND CHOCOLATE AND AL BASTER SKIN AND RED AND AL BASTER SKIN AND RED FRIZZY HAIR FRIZZY HAIR SO MANY DIFFERENT TYPES OF SO MANY DIFFERENT TYPES OF BEAUTY BEAUTY

YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL AND I WAS NOT YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL AND I WAS NOT NECESSARILY TALKING TO THE GIRL I WAS TALKING TO THE GIRL ON THE I WAS TALKING TO THE GIRL ON THE COUCH WATCHING TV THAT LOOKS COUCH WATCHING TV THAT LOOKS LIKE HER LIKE HER >> WHAT I LOVE THAT YOU ARE >> WHAT I LOVE THAT YOU ARE DOING THATS DIFFERENT IS YOU DOING THATS DIFFERENT IS YOU HAVE AN AGE CAP HAVE AN AGE CAP

OFTEN PEOPLE THOUGHT YOU HAVE TO OFTEN PEOPLE THOUGHT YOU HAVE TO BE IN THAT GROUP BE IN THAT GROUP GIVE US THE AGES NOW GIVE US THE AGES NOW >> NOW ITS 18 TO INFINITY

>> NOW ITS 18 TO INFINITY >> IS IT REALLY? >> IS IT REALLY? >> WE HAVE WOMEN IN THEIR 40s >> WE HAVE WOMEN IN THEIR 40s WE HAVE A GRANDMOTHER WE HAVE A GRANDMOTHER

>> YOU DO? >> YOU DO? >> NO OFFENSE, BUT YOU GUYS GET >> NO OFFENSE, BUT YOU GUYS GET GRAY AND CROWS FEET AND SOME GRAY AND CROWS FEET AND SOME PEOPLE SAY THATS HOT PEOPLE SAY THATS HOT >> THATS THE KIND OF THING THAT >> THATS THE KIND OF THING THAT NEEDS TO CHANGE NEEDS TO CHANGE TO COMPLETE THIS SENTENCE

TO COMPLETE THIS SENTENCE THE NEXT PERSON, THE NEXT KIND THE NEXT PERSON, THE NEXT KIND OF PERSON I WOULD LIKE TO SEE OF PERSON I WOULD LIKE TO SEE LEADING THE FASHION INDUSTRY LEADING THE FASHION INDUSTRY LOOKS LIKE WHAT? LOOKS LIKE WHAT? >> LOOKS LIKE — HMMM >> LOOKS LIKE — HMMM NOT A STEREOTYPE NOT A STEREOTYPE

NOT A COOKIE CUTTER NOT A COOKIE CUTTER IN FACT ONE OF THOSE THINGS IN FACT ONE OF THOSE THINGS EXIST RIGHT NOW EXIST RIGHT NOW ONE OF MY JUDGES IS A SUPERMODEL ONE OF MY JUDGES IS A SUPERMODEL AND A PLUS SIZE, BUT I LIKE TO AND A PLUS SIZE, BUT I LIKE TO CALL IT CURVY

CALL IT CURVY SHE IS ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL SHE IS ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL INSIDE AND OUT AND SMART INSIDE AND OUT AND SMART SHE IS NOT A COOKIE CUTTER SHE IS NOT A COOKIE CUTTER

TO ME THATS THE FUTURE OF TO ME THATS THE FUTURE OF FASHION FASHION THATS WHAT I HAVE BEEN PUSHING THATS WHAT I HAVE BEEN PUSHING FOR FOR >> YOU ARE SOMETHING SPECIAL

>> YOU ARE SOMETHING SPECIAL IN HONOR OF SEASON 24, WE WILL PUT YOU TO A FASHION TEST TOLL PUT YOU TO A FASHION TEST TO COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING THINGS COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING THINGS I WILL LIST THE TASKS I WILL LIST THE TASKS

YOU HAVE TO DO A WARDROBE CHANGE YOU HAVE TO DO A WARDROBE CHANGE TO ANOTHER PAIR OF SHOES TO ANOTHER PAIR OF SHOES WALK THE CAT WALK WALK THE CAT WALK >> SMILE WITH YOUR EYES

>> SMILE WITH YOUR EYES TOUCH UP YOUR MAKE UP AND TAKE TOUCH UP YOUR MAKE UP AND TAKE THE PERFECT SELFIE THE PERFECT SELFIE >> I THINK ALL THAT CAN HAPPEN >> I THINK ALL THAT CAN HAPPEN

>> YOURE RIGHT >> YOURE RIGHT MAYBE WE JUST KEEP YOUR SHOES MAYBE WE JUST KEEP YOUR SHOES ON ON >> I CREATE THESE CHALLENGES FOR >> I CREATE THESE CHALLENGES FOR MY GIRLS

MY GIRLS I KNOW THAT THAT WOULD BE UNFAIRTHAT THAT WOULD BE UNFAIR >> WHY DONT WE FORGET THE SHOE >> WHY DONT WE FORGET THE SHOE

LETS DO IT WITHOUT THE SHOE LETS DO IT WITHOUT THE SHOE START THE CLOCK AT 24 SECONDS FOR SEASON 24K AT 24 SECONDS FOR SEASON 24 >> AND GO

>> AND GO WALK THE CAT WALK WITH A SMISE WALK THE CAT WALK WITH A SMISE >> OH! >> OH! >> TOUCH UP THAT MAKE UP >> TOUCH UP THAT MAKE UP

WE ARE DOWN TO 15 WE ARE DOWN TO 15 UH-HUH UH-HUH >> YEAH

AND TAKE A PERFECT SELFIE AND TAKE A PERFECT SELFIE >> OH, YEAH >> OH, YEAH >> HOW WAS THAT?