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Jael Strauss appears in a still from a 2007 episode of Americas Next Top Model. / Jael Strauss appears on a September 2012 episode of Dr. Phil. - Provided courtesy of CW / Peteski Productions, Inc.

Jael Strauss, a former contestant on "America's Next Top Model," opened up about her addiction to meth on "Dr. Phil."

Strauss, who appeared on the eighth cycle of "America's Next Top Model" in 2007, has been battling an addiction to methamphetamine for the past six years.

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Rob Evans and Tyra Banks appear in a photo posted on Banks official Twitter page on July 2, 2012. - Provided courtesy of Twitter.com/tyrabanks

Tyra Banks has fueled rumors of a romance between herself and new "America's Next Top Model" judge Rob Evans, posting a photo of the pair on the beach in Jamaica.

The 38-year-old model and businesswoman and the 24-year-old model were pictured wearing fake dreadlock Rasta hats. In the photo, Evans is shown in red board shorts with his arm around his new boss, who wore a red, yellow and green monokini for the occasion.

Nigel Barker appears in a photo posted on his official Facebook page on August 10, 2011. - Provided courtesy of Facebook.com/StudioNB

Tyra Banks announced on Friday that her "America's Next Top Model" team, including J. Alexander, Jay Manuel and Nigel Barker had been fired.

"Nigel Barker, Jay Manuel and J. Alexander have been an integral part of the 'America's Next Top Model' brand and they helped turn this show into the household name it is today," "ANTM" executive producers Tyra Banks and Ken Mok said in a statement. "They have been amazing assets to the show and will always be a part of the 'Top Model' family. We will continue to actively work with each of them on future projects."

Still of Jim Carrey in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind - Provided courtesy of Photo courtesy of Focus Features

Jim Carrey and former "America's Next Top Model" contestant Anchal Joseph, 24, are reportedly dating.

The two are seen holding hands in New York in a photo posted on People magazine's website, which showed the two leaving Laura Linney's new play, "Time Stands Still" on Thursday evening.

Tyra Banks in a still from the Americas Next Top Model 15th cycle finale. - Provided courtesy of CW

The 15th cycle of "America's Next Top Model" draws to a close on Wednesday and one contestant stands to walk away with a $100,000 contract with CoverGirl Cosmetics, a contract with IMG Models, and will be featured in a fashion spread in Vogue Italia.

Fourteen model hopefuls will compete on Cycle 15 to become Americas Next Top Model and win a contract with IMG Models. - Provided courtesy of The CW Meet the ladies competing on cycle 15 of 'America's Next Top Model.' The cycle kicks off Wednesday, Sept. 8.

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