Germany's Next Topmodel is a German reality television show. The competition is hosted by Heidi Klum, who also serves as the lead judge and executive producer of the show. Each yearly search of Germany's Next Topmodel has 10 to 17 episodes and starts with 12-25 contestants. Each episode, one contestant is eliminated, though a double/triple elimination or no elimination was given by consensus of the judging panel. Makeovers are administered to contestants early in the competition (usually after the first or second elimination in the finals).
The Final episode where the winner of the competition will be chosen.
An the winner is... Heidi and her jury are finally choosing GNTM live under the eyes of 15.000 guests in the LANXESS Arena in Cologne. Norwegian superstars A-ha will present their latest hit single 'Foot Of The Mountain'.
A Best Of episode with a the highlights from GNTM season 4. Watch how the jury selected the winner out of initially 21.000 hopeful candidates.
The 25 remaining semifinalists are taken to London. On their first challenge a group of five girls is each put in a phonebooth for a claustrophobic photoshoot where Sarah is recognized for her aggressive behaviour towards her fellow competitors. Jana, Isabel, and Aleksandra are declared the winners and get to walk in Berlin Fashion Week for judge Thomas Rath's newest show. Seven of the remaining girls receive makeovers and a trick is played on Amelie who was told to go bald after she volunteered to shave her hair. Two beauty shoots are contacted with pre-and-post makeover removement where Heidi notices Jil's skin problems. The weekly runway challenge is taking place in a church where the girls have to walk in sexy bride outfits which Sarah refuses as she fears a bad reaction from her Christian school. Chiara-Isabell gets eliminated for not being ready to perform well in the competition yet just like Lilia, who's elimination is not shown in the episode. In the end, the 23 remaining girls continue in the competition.
Christien was eliminated shortly after their arrival in America because the judges think that she hasn't improved herself at all after weeks. At their week's photoshoot the contastents have to pose in a high-Voltage Electric-Box while laughing a lot.