The final models Sophie Sumner from the UK and Laura LaFrate from the USA participate in their Covergirl commercial and photo shoot, where one of the women has a panic attack and is taken to the hospital. For the first time in “Top Model” history, the women will take part in a holographic runway show interacting with lifelike images and also walk in sync with the outline of their own bodies. Kelly Cutrone and Nigel Barker join Jay Manuel and Tyra Banks on the judges’ panel to choose the winner.
Sophie, the Oxford lady or Laura, the wild and crazy pirate. Laura is thrilled that she has the stronger walk, but Sophie has the stronger look. The two girls do a victory lap and congratulate each other. TYRAmail, “Tomorrow is going to be a blast!”. The next morning, the girls go to see Jay Manual and he announces that the shoot is for CoverGirl Blast. Jez Smith will be filming the shoot today, the girls have to head to hair and makeup where they are going to find their scripts. Sophie is doing well, she nails the script. Laura looks amazing but she is acting self conscious and nervous. Jay gets her to work and relax at the same time so she can get through it.
Laura is shaking, her vision starts to blur and she is rushed to the hospital. Meanwhile Sophie has to go for her shoot and put it out of her mind. In the end, Laura had a panic attack, but she is fine now. The girls go to their next photo shoot, it is for Vogue Italia, it’s a spa look. Laura does a very good job, she really shone and the competition appears to be neck and neck at this point. The girls are surprised that Tyra goes to see them before the catwalk. Laura talks candidly with her and tells her that she is not ready to stop. Tyra realizes that Laura was hiding behind the pirate, but is so proud that she is stronger now.
Jay is surprised that at the end, he really likes both of the contestants. All the judges have their favourites, they just aren’t on the same page. Nigel loves that Laura will do anything it takes to get the photograph. Jay loves Laura, Nigel loves Sophie. Tyra brings up the panic attack, but Jay reminds her that there are many people in the business has them. There’s a big decision ahead for Tyra. The Judges make their decision and thw winner and America’s Next Top Model is.. Sophie