Lifetime announced the 16 models who will work it on the catwalk in hopes of getting paired with the winning designer. The women range in height from 5-foot-8-inches to 6 feet tall (models dare not share their ages), and hail from such places as Israel, Japan, Singapore and Venezuela.
The new series gives audiences a behind-the-scenes look at Project Runway, only this time from the models' perspective. And the last leggy lady standing wins a $25,000 cash prize from L'Oreal Skin Genesis and a fashion spread in Marie Claire magazine
Models of the Runway premieres Thursday, Aug. 20 at 11 pm/ET following Project Runway's Season 6 premiere.