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Benelux' Next Top Model (cycle 2)

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Created by
Tyra Banks

No. of episodes

Original network

Final episode date
16 November 2010

Number of episodes

Reality television

Country of origin
Belgium Netherlands

Running time
60 minutes

First episode date
13 September 2010


Program creator
Tyra Banks

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Original release
September 13 – November 16, 2010

Holland's Next Top Model, Norway's Next Top Model, Brazil's Next Top Model, Africa's Next Top Model, New Zealand's Next Top

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Benelux' Next Top Model, Cycle 2 was the second and last cycle of Benelux' Next Top Model which include Dutch and Flemish contestants. It premiered on September 13 and was aired until November 16, 2010. Although castings for a third season of the show were announced, the show returned as Holland's Next Top Model, the title it had prior the merge with the Belgian Topmodel version of the show.


The winner of the competition was 18-year-old Melissa Baas from IJsselstein. Not only was she the second girl from the Netherlands to win the competition; the entire top three (Baas, Renée Trompert and Alix Schoonheijt) were from this country.

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(ages stated are at start of contest)

Call-out order

     The contestant was eliminated     The contestant was immune from elimination     The contestant won the competition
  • In episode 1, the pool of 16 girls was reduced to the final 12. Each girl was handed an envelope, with only the final 12's envelopes containing train tickets.
  • In episode 6, Aïcha, Jaelle and Marjolein were called forward as the bottom three. Daphne handed the last two photos to Marjolein and Jaelle, eliminating Aïcha.
  • Episode 9 was the recap episode.
  • Photo shoot guide

  • Episode 1 photo shoot: Body painting promo photos
  • Episode 2 photo shoot: Circus
  • Episode 3 photo shoot: Oil of Olaz
  • Episode 4 photo shoot: Meat packing industry
  • Episode 5 photo shoot: Gold body painting with sunglasses
  • Episode 6 photo shoot: Icy in bikinis
  • Episode 7 photo shoot: Posing underwater
  • Episode 8 photo shoot: Bruno Banani perfume
  • Judges

  • Daphne Deckers (Host)
  • Geert De Wolf
  • Bastiaan van Schaik
  • Mariana Verkerk
  • Jani Kazaltzis
  • Other cast members

  • Marie-Sophie Steenaert - Make-up Artist
  • Mariëlle Bastiaansen - Hair Stylist
  • Special guests

  • Heidi Klum (Episode 1)
  • References

    Benelux' Next Top Model (cycle 2) Wikipedia