Supermodel wars, inside Cindy Crawford's new TV show ...


"Cindy Crawford is making a television show about the 'Eighties modelling wars' but, sadly, will serve only as producer not as a star. The supermodel - who has worked in television before, presenting MTV's House of Style in the Eighties, and who first appeared on screen in 1995's Fair Game - is preparing to contribute to the drama for NBC, currently titled Icon.

"Set to depict the 'modelling wars in the Eighties that occurred between Ford Modelling Agency [now known as Ford Models], and Elite Model Management,' the show is nonetheless fictionalised, rather than strictly autobiographical. Far from allowing us an insight into real-life situations involving Naomi Campbell, Linda Evangelista, Christy Turlington and others, initial reports suggest that 'no actual names of models or figures from the time will be used.'"

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