September 09, 2005 13:30 ET

UPN 57's "America's Next Top Model" Brings "Top Model Top Stars" Tour to Philadelphia

Cycle 3 Winner Eva Pigford Is in the House

PHILADELPHIA, PA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 9, 2005 -- Get ready to strike a pose when UPN 57's "America's Next Top Model" brings five Top Model "All Stars" to Philadelphia. "Top Model" is UPN 57's most popular program, drawing an average audience of 212,000 viewers each week.

The young beauties will dazzle our town on Tuesday, September 13th when they pay an early morning visit to 100.3 FM The Beat's "Monie and Pooch"; appear on CBS 3's "Eyewitness News" at noon and meet and greet fans at Strawbridge's department store in the Cherry Hill Mall from 3:30 to 5 p.m. (hosted by UPN 57's Sean Murphy of "Wake Up News"). Their visit is part of a promotional tour to kick off the new season of "America's Next Top Model," beginning September 21st at 8 p.m. on UPN 57.

Also known for her appearance in Cover Girl cosmetics commercials, model Eva Pigford realized her childhood dream of becoming a model last December, when she was declared the winner of cycle 3 of the popular show, securing a highly coveted contract with Cover Girl and the Ford Modeling Agency. Pigford will be joined by former contestants Amanda Swafford, from Hendersonville, NC, Kahlen Rondot, from Broken Arrow, OK, Mercedes Shorte from Valencia, CA, and Keenyah Hill from Carson, CA, as they meet and greet their fans throughout the country. Stops will include Boston, Chicago, Atlanta, Dallas, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Las Vegas.

For more information log on to UPN 57 (WPSG-TV) is owned and operated by the Viacom Television Stations Group.

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