Tyra Banks announced that after five years on the air, she’s ending her talkshow, “The Tyra Show,” in 2011. According to the Associated Press, Miss Tyra is refocusing her attention on her perennially successful reality show “America’s Next Top Model,” which is now in it’s fourteenth season.
The announcement comes on the heels of another talkshow queen who made her end-date announcement for 2011, also: Oprah Winfrey.
Don’t worry about Tyra giving up her media mogul crown![picappgallerysingle id=”7010853″]She’s also spending her energies creating a new production company for future films! Unlike Miss Winfrey, Ms. Banks appeals to a younger demographic of single women, especially, minority women. Her dominance among younger viewers has also been an advantage in the area of media. Tyra has alluded to a mysterious “digital project” that is sure to redefine and reframe the role of younger women-of-color in technology, film, and media, including the impact and accessibility of how that demographic is presented. Here’s how Tyra’s and Oprah’s web ratings compare…!