‘America’s Next Top Model’ gathers a group of aspiring models in an effort to find the very best among the lot. After going through a plethora of challenges designed to test their mettle, skill, and talent, the final remaining contestant is crowned the winner. Winning the show usually ensures a boost in popularity as the model is rewarded with a magazine feature, a significant cash prize, as well as a deal with a modeling agency. With most ‘ANTM’ contestants going on to have successful careers, fans have always been curious to know more about their favorite reality TV stars. Well, let’s take a look at where the cast from ‘ANTM’ cycle 22 is at present, shall we?
Where is Devin Clark Now?
Devin managed to break into the top five using his talent and skill. But he was ultimately bested by a few others, thus ending the competition in fifth place. However, the show gave him his big break, and he has gone on to have quite a successful modeling career. Apart from shooting for Vogue Brazil and Zara, Devin has appeared in several magazine covers and has also been featured on Bravo TV. At present, he works as an entertainer at the Walt Disney Company and seems to be enjoying life on his own terms.
Where is Mikey Heverly Now?
A talented model from Hollywood, Florida, Michael Heverly AKA Mikey went on to feature amongst the top models of cycle 22 and came in fourth. Following a successful stint on ‘ANTM,’ Mikey went on to excel in his modeling career. He modeled for prestigious and popular publications, including Spanish Vogue, British GQ, Maxim Italy, and Glamour magazine.
Mikey currently leads a pretty laid-back life and loves spending time with his loved ones. He seems to be in a relationship with Alexie Picariello, and the couple looks extremely happy together. Additionally, Mikey has a business through which he sells gorgeous handmade accessories and decorative items made of seashells.
Where is Lacey Rogers Now?
A fan-favorite from the very beginning, Lacey Rogers appeared to be quite promising on the twenty-second edition of ‘ANTM.’ She managed to get herself into the top three. Reports claimed that after her run on the reality competition series, she moved to Los Angeles, where she got signed by the Abrams Artist Agency.
Alongside modeling, Lacey completed an Associate’s degree in Business/Corporate Communications from Santa Monica College. Later, in 2018, she entered Bev as a Sales and Marketing intern, where she is now the Sales Representative. Additionally, she even co-hosts the podcast ‘Oh Here We Go’ alongside Stephanie Parsley and keeps her followers updated by documenting her wonderful life on social media.
Where is Mamé Adjei Now?
‘ANTM’ cycle 22 proved quite successful for Mamé Adjei as her skills propelled her very close to being the winner. However, after a competitive season finale, she was defeated by Nyle DiMarco and ended the season as a runner-up. Earning much-deserved popularity through the show, Adjei went on to win the Miss Maryland pageant in 2015. Although she finished her journey with the Miss USA pageant as the fourth runner-up, she did not let the result discourage her. Instead, she worked with several publications and photographers of great repute.
Back in 2013, Mamé Adjei co-founded the Empress Foundation, which facilitates the personal and professional development of women and youth. The not-for-profit organization continues to flourish even today, with Adjei serving as the executive director. Moreover, apart from owning and operating her cosmetic and personal care company Mamé Beauty Co., Adjei is also the founder of Victory Over Circumstance, a podcast that celebrates women. Besides, with her partner Kwabana-Seth Oduro by her side, Adjei seems to be enjoying her incredible life. The love birds got engaged days before Valentine’s Day in 2021.
Where is Nyle DiMarco Now?
Nyle DiMarco stormed through the competition and emerged the winner of ‘ANTM’ cycle 22. Incidentally, he became the second male winner and the very first deaf winner in the franchise. An incredible modeling career followed his win as Nyle went on to work with numerous esteemed publications. He made headway into the television industry and contested on season 22 of ‘Dancing with the Stars.’ Additionally, his acting credits include ‘Switched at Birth’ and ‘This Close.’
In 2015, Marco clarified that he is sexually fluid. Furthermore, he began advocating for Deaf people and started The Nyle DiMarco Foundation in 2016. Nyle’s modeling career also grew by leaps and bounds, as he walked at the Milan Fashion Week for Giorgio Armani. It was in 2017 that he was featured on DIVERSEability Magazine and the DEAF LIFE Magazine chose to honor him as the Deaf Person of the Year.
At present, Nyle continues to actively advocate for Deaf people while furthering his career in entertainment. He has two acting projects that are in the works. Moreover, Nyle’s book ‘Deaf Utopia: A Memoir—and a Love Letter to a Way of Life’ is set to release in April 2022. Besides, Nyle is developing the series ‘Deaf Punk’ with Morgan Freeman, Sami Housman, and Lori McCreary’s Revelations Entertainment.