Meet the New 'Deal or No Deal' Briefcase Models Hoping to Follow Meghan Markle's Famous Footsteps

These are the 26 lovely ladies on the rebooted game show, hosted once again by Howie Mandel, hoping to follow in the footsteps of Meghan Markle and Chrissy Teigen

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The game show is back, and so is host Howie Mandel! But, alas, former Briefcase Models Meghan Markle and Chrissy Teigen are busy doing other things, so it's time for a new lineup of ladies. One is the granddaughter of Berry Gordy, one is a two-time Survivor alum, one was crowned Miss Germany, and they're all impressive, accomplished women. Click through for their case files!

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1. Soraya Yd

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Hometown: Queens, New York

The first-generation American (her mom is from Colombia) is also an on-camera host and actress

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2. Taylor Clark

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Hometown: Topeka, Kansas

The former Miss Kansas Teen USA was the captain of the L.A. Clipper Dance Team and featured on the E! show L.A. Clippers Dance Squad.

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3. Katie Luddy

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Hometown: Rochester, New York

The abstract artist recently had her first solo show.

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4. Brenda Lowe

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Hometown: Miami, Florida

Brenda was on two seasons of SurvivorNicaragua and Caramoan — and has a son.

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5. Lani Baker

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Hometown: Henryetta, Oklahoma

This small town girl took began taking college classes at the age of 15.

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6. Megan Abrigo

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Hometown: Hawaii

If Megan looks familiar, you're not having deja vu. She was Briefcase No. 6 in every episode of the show's original run!

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7. Jordana Depaula

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Hometown: Boca Raton, Florida

The Brazilian beauty just became a U.S. citizen and is the co-founder of a marketing and advertising agence in Boca Raton.

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8. Neka Stephens

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Hometown: Mililani, Hawaii

When not cracking open cases, Neka works with developmentally disabled children.

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9. Patricia Kara

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Hometown: Chicago, Illinois

Like No. 6, Patricia was the original No. 9 and appeared in all the original episodes of the show.

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10. Vaeda Mann

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Hometown: Hattiesburg, Michigan

Vaeda has a healthy food Instagram account and website and hopes to open her own restaurant someday.

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11. Brittany McGowan

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Hometown: Burbank, California

Currently engaged to Shane Keough (whose mom Jeana was on The Real Houseives of Orange County), Brittany placed in the top 5 in the Miss USA pageant.

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12. Sarati (aka Sarah Ashley Toups)

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Hometown: College Station, Texas

Sarati was the lead actress in the music video for "River" by Eminem featuring Ed Sheeran.

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13. Mahogany Lox

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Hometown: Los Angeles, California

Mahogany's grandfather is Berry Gordy, the founder of Motown, her uncle is Redfoo of LMFAO and her brother is Sky Blu of LMFAO. She’s a DJ, singer, actor, and Vine and YouTube star.

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14. Olga Safari

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Hometown: Los Angeles, California

Olga speaks three languages: English, Russian, and French.

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15. Madi Teeuws

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Hometown: South Lake, Texas

Madi recently finished college with a degree in advertising and social media marketing.

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16. Jessica Lee

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Hometown: Denver, Colorado

Jessica co-chairs a non-profit literacy program.

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17. Ashley Jones

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Hometown: Port Huron, Michigan

Ashley was a national state swimmer and was on an Olympic track.

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18. Elissa Ingrid

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Hometown: Dundas, Ontario

The singer-songwriter was featured in The Weeknd's music video for "The Zone" and has run two marathons.

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19. Natasha Ward

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Hometown: Portland, Oregon

Natasha is developing her own line of sports bras.

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20. Amanza Smith

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Hometown: Vincennes, Indiana

Amanza appeared on the original show and has an interior design LLC called Kidterior Design.

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21. Malika Miller

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Hometown: Montclair, New Jersey

Malika has a degree in marketing and is a mentor for models.

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22. Anchal Joseph

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Hometown: Homestead, Florida

Anchal competed on America's Next Top Model season 7.

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23. Anne Julia Hagen

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Hometown: Berlin, Germany

The former Miss Germany has a PhD in cultural studies.

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24. Kizzi Barazetti

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Hometown: London, England

Lucky No. 24 is starting her MBA at the London School of Economics and Political Science in the fall.

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25. Summer Bellessa

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Hometown: Chicago, Illinois

Summer is a mom blogger and YouTuber with friend Brooke White and has an online shop called The Girls With Glasses.

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26. Michelle De Leon

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Hometown: Olongapo City, Philippines

The Filipina has modeled for Roberto Cavalli and Valentino.

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The return of Deal or No Deal kicks off at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 5 on CNBC.

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