How Tyra Banks Came Up with the Idea for America's Next Top Model

After an Oprah Show episode in which Oprah set out to make her audience members' dreams come true, she spoke to Tyra Banks, asking the supermodel how her own America's Next Top Model dream came true.

Watch as Tyra recounts the exact moment the idea for the show came to her, how she modeled it after her own experiences in the industry and how she knew it would be at least moderately successful because of how hardworking and passionate she knew herself to be.