For the first time in Top Model history, girls 5'7" and under, well below the industry height standard, compete to become America's Next Top Model. Fourteen hopefuls prove that beauty comes in all shapes, sizes and heights when they compete to win a contract with Wilhelmina Models. The ladies move into their Los Angeles home and learn they will be receiving makeovers the next day. During the first photo shoot, the girls put a modern twist on one of their baby photos. This week's guest judge is supermodel Chanel Iman.
The president of Wilhelmina Models, Sean Patterson, gives the aspiring models a rude awakening with some real world advice. Meanwhile, the girls get one-on-one time with Tyra, as she teaches them to "smile with their eyes." This week's photo shoot takes the girls to Santa Anita Race Track where they give Lady Godiva a run for her money. This week's guest judge is "The Hills" star and clothing designer, Lauren Conrad.
The ladies meet with Miss J for tips on how to perfect their strut to prepare for their first runway show for designer Kevan Hall. One girl opens up about a former abusive relationship, and petite supermodel Jaime Rishar is this week's guest judge.
The girls must work extra hard to stand out, literally, when Tyra wraps them up in vibrant fabrics and photographs them during this week's photo challenge. This week's guest judge is supermodel China Chow, a famous petite model.
Benny Ninja choreographs the nine remaining models to dance without expressions on their faces. This week's Cirque du Soleil inspired themed photo shoot takes the girls on a surprise trip toLas Vegas. Theguest judge is petite supermodel Josie Maran.
The girls must navigate themselves around Los Angeles for an afternoon of go-sees. This week's photo shoot has a martial arts-inspired theme that has the girls hanging, literally, by a wire. This week's guest judge is supermodel Jessica White.
The girls put their interviewing skills to the test as they interview "90210's" Jessica Lowndes on the set of "The Insider." The ladies are surprised to learn they must write their own scripts for their CoverGirl commercials. Kim Kardashian is this week's guest judge.
When their house gets condemned, Tyra sends the models to Maui for the remainder of the competition. The girls meet with surfing champ Buzzy Kerbox for surf lessons to prepare for their first photo shoot challenge, and Tyra surprises them by transforming them into bi-racial models. This week's guest judge is supermodel Kirsty Hume.
The ladies explore the cliffs of Hawaii and are forced to strike a modelesque pose while jumping into the water. Later the girls learn to pose while deep in the Pacific Ocean. Supermodel Marisa Miller is this week-s guest judge.
The final four girls learn some hip hop hula moves before channeling Pele, the Hawaiian goddess of volcanoes, during this week's photo shoot. Jay reveals that two girls will be sent home in this week's elimination. The guest judge is Seventeen Magazine editor-in-chief Ann Shoket.
Never before seen footage of the 5'7" and under models of cycle 13 of America's Next Top Model.