Creator / Nyle DiMarco

Nyle DiMarco (born May 8, 1989) is an American actor, model, and activist. He most notably appeared in the twenty-second (and final) cycle of America's Next Top Model, which he ultimately won, becoming the show's first-ever deaf contestant and second male winner.

In addition to his modeling work, he's also an actor, currently recurring on the ABC Family drama Switched at Birth.

He's fluent in American Sign Language, which received lots of focus during his time on ANTM. Since winning the show, he's been very vocal in advocating for deaf individuals and is a creative collaborator for The ASL App.


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