There’s a new set of modeltestants in town, and this time they’re competing to be “The Face” of Frédéric Fekkai. Which catwalk queens and industry insiders will be on hand to guide them along the way? Our Facemakers are executive producer and original supermodel,
Naomi Campbell, photographer Nigel Barker in an expanded role as confidant, and two new supermodel coaches, runway- and magazine-cover fixtures Anne V and Lydia Hearst.
View our gallery now to take a closer look at the Facemakers, then watch them in action during the season two premiere, Wednesday, March 5, at 10 p.m. EST/PST on Oxygen. Visit
whoistheface.com for more!
@NaomiCampbell- Executive Producer & Supermodel Coach
One of the five original supermodels,
Naomi Campbell was born in London and caught her break when she was 15 years old. She has graced the covers of more than 500 magazines during her career and has been featured in campaigns for Burberry, Prada, Versace, Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton, Yves Saint Laurent, and Valentino, to name a few.
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Campbell is also responsible for an incredible amount of fundraising and charity work in South Africa and across the globe. She began such humanitarian efforts with Nelson Mandela in 1993, and in 1997 he named her “Honorary Granddaughter” for her dedicated activism.
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@AnneV - Supermodel Coach
Anne Vyalitsyna, simply known as Anne V, is a Russian-born supermodel whose high-profile campaigns have spanned over a decade. At the age of 15, Anne V won IMG/MTV’s Fashionably Loud contest in Milan. Within six months of being discovered, she had appeared in campaigns for Anna Molinari, Chloé, and
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In addition to modeling and entertainment pursuits, Anne has been a big supporter of (RED), the annual TOMS Shoes campaign “One Day Without Shoes,” Achilles International, Charity Water and The Model Alliance.
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@LHearst - Supermodel Coach
Actress and supermodel Lydia Hearst has made quite a splash in the world of fashion and Hollywood. She was discovered by famed photographer Steven Meisel, who shot her first magazine cover for Vogue Italia in April 2004. At 5’7”, she has set runways, editorials, magazine covers, and advertisements ablaze with a sophisticated, doll-like style and a dedicated, no-nonsense attitude.
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Hearst has made a successful transition into acting with roles in indie films such as “Two Jacks,” “The Last International Playboy,” short films “Consumed,” “Fame Fatale,” “Cepheus” and “I am Aiko” and on television in “Gossip Girl.” She recently launched a blog LoveLydiaHearst.com covering the world of fashion, beauty and health. She is also actively involved and serves as an ambassador for Operation Smile.
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@NigelBarker - Host & Confidante
Nigel Barker is internationally renowned for his photography and has been a creative force in the worlds of fashion, beauty, and entertainment for the past 20 years. He has collaborated with the biggest brands and faces both in front of and behind the camera on everything from commercials to editorial features.
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In addition to his role as ambassador for the UN Foundation’s Girl’s Up initiative, Nigel is a spokesperson and ambassador for The Elizabeth Glazer Pediatric Aids Foundation, the Make A Wish Foundation, and ASPCA. Barker lives in New York City with his wife Cristen and their two children, Jack and Jasmine.
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