America’s Next Top Model names male model Nyle Dimarco its prize winner and boy is he Hot and a welcome change from previous winners. Can his winning breath new life into a show long past its prime and one that should have been canceled long ago?

He’s the  26-year-old model becomes the second male winner of the series — following Keith Carlos, who won cycle 21 — and the only deaf contestant to compete on the reality competition show. He’s also the final model to land on top after creator and host Tyra Banks announced the series’ cancellation midway through the cycle.