Top Model Türkiye

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Top Model Türkiye (English: Top Model Turkey) was a Turkish reality competition produced by D Productions, broadcast by Star TV and part of the Top Model series created by Tyra Banks. The show was cancelled after the first season due to low ratings. It was won by Selda Car. Şeyma Subaşı and Senem Kuyucuoğlu, two other finalists have gone on to become prominent models with Kuyucuoğlu finishing second at the 2009 Miss Turkey national pageant and representing her nation at the 2009 Miss Universe pageant.


The competition

Auditions were held across several Turkish provinces. Out of 20 shortlisted, 12 were selected by the jury to enter the final and moved to a luxury villa in Zekeriyaköy.


Season Summary

SeasonPremiere dateWinnerRunner-upOther contestants in order of eliminationNumber of contestantsInternational Destination(s)
117 August 2006Selda CarYağmur ErenEda Köse, Güneş Öznek, Meral Bayram, Merve Şendil, Nurcan Altınoluk, Göksun Uzun, Gözde Çetin, Senem Kuyucuoğlu, Songül Yıldırım, Şeyma Subaşı12 Flag of Italy.svg

Top Model Türkiye


(ages stated at start of contest)

Eda Köse221.78 m (5 ft 10 in)Eliminated in Episode 2
Güneş Öznek211.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in)Eliminated in Episode 3
Meral Bayram231.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)Eliminated in Episode 4
Merve Şendil161.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)Eliminated in Episode 5
Nurcan Altınoluk171.70 m (5 ft 7 in)Eliminated in Episode 6
Göksun Uzun201.75 m (5 ft 9 in)Eliminated in Episode 7
Gözde Çetin191.75 m (5 ft 9 in)Eliminated in Episode 8
Senem Kuyucuoğlu 161.85 m (6 ft 1 in)Eliminated in Episode 9
Songül Yıldırım181.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)Eliminated in Episode 10
Şeyma Subaşı161.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)Eliminated in Episode 11
Yağmur Eren181.80 m (5 ft 11 in)Runner-Up
Selda Car221.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)Winner

Call-out order

  The contestant was eliminated
  The contestant won the competition

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