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Elle Macpherson

Elle Macpherson

Elle Macpherson wants Lily Cole to appear on the next series of Britain And Ireland's Next Top Model.

The Australian-born supermodel - nicknamed The Body - who returns as judge, host and executive producer on this year's series, wants Lily to show the wannabe models they can be more than just a pretty face.

Elle said: "She's just graduated from Cambridge so I want to say, 'Here's a girl who's very successful but she didn't give up her education'."

The 48-year-old added: "I look for girls who are ballsy, because they need to stand out in a casting."

She said: "Although this is a really fun business - if we're successful we get to travel the world and it's a great way to find out about personal grooming, about business, and know about yourself - I think it's really important you have a back-up plan."

Britain And Ireland's Next Top Model begins on Monday July 4 on Sky Living.

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