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Alisar crowned 'Germany's next Topmodel'

DDP/DPA/The Local · 11 Jun 2010, 10:45

Published: 11 Jun 2010 10:45 GMT+02:00

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“In my eyes you are an excellent role model,” Klum told the Syrian-born Austrian at the ceremony in front of a crowd of 15,000, adding that the young woman had gained confidence during the course of the series.

“The shy girl now walks tall through the world,” the 37-year-old supermodel said.

Klum, dressed in a short leopard-print dress, said Alisar had a “classy” presence.

The 1.78-metre Mattinghofen resident was chosen above finalists Laura (23) from Düsseldorf and Hanna (18) from Wesel.


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The three-hour finale also included performances by pop stars Kylie Minogue and Katy Perry, but the real star of the show was reportedly the colourful and muscular 42-year-old Cuban catwalk trainer Jorge Gonzalez, who was greeted by loud chanting when he entered the arena in high heels.

According to broadcaster ProSieben some 23,000 young women applied to be on the show, but bloggers have called this season the most boring so far due to the contestants’ good behaviour, which ruled out cat fights.

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Your comments about this article

11:11 June 11, 2010 by Portnoy
This is news?
11:14 June 11, 2010 by marimay
you clicked on it so...
11:24 June 11, 2010 by Portnoy
I clicked on it to comment on it. I didn't read it.
11:43 June 11, 2010 by auniquecorn
This artical goes good with the "Sarrazin says Germany 'dumber' through immigration" artical.
13:07 June 11, 2010 by majura
Unfortunately I am somewhat subjected to GNTM... the other half's little secret pleasure.

Anyway the only reason she won is because of good TV production/marketing that smacks their target audience right in the face. She's young, dumb and hence for the target market group, relatable.
18:40 June 11, 2010 by mrsams
When you heard and saw when she's been questioned and the way she answered.Really ....Sarrazin is right.
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