She travelled all over the country as a part of the cast of The Vagina Monologues in 2009. Toccara Jones has enjoyed wild success as a plus sized model and has successfully taken her career to other areas of entertainment like film and music.
A contestant on the second season of the reality show “Donald Trump Presents: The Ultimate Merger” discussed the disparaging remarks the GOP candidate used in reference to the star Toccara Jones’ body.
According to Buzz Feed News, Elijah Connor, who was one of 14 contestants vying for Jones’ love in the dating competition show, said that he and a few other contestants ran into Trump at the Las Vegas hotel where the show put up some contestants during filming in 2011.
This account was confirmed by Cedric Bello, another contestant who was in the suite at the time.
The first season of the show starred Omarosa Manigault, the infamous “Apprentice” contestant who now serves as the director for African-American outreach for Trump’s campaign.
According to Connor, everyone seemed pretty stoked on her except for the tangerine hued carnival barker.
From Buzz Feed News: Then Trump said, “Ah, she wasn’t my first pick, but she slimmed down for the show.” Trump, Connor said, then added, “Hopefully she still has those big jugglers,” referring to Jones’ breasts.
She received the key at the Freedom Fund Gala from the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
Toccara starred in the second season of the reality series, The Ultimate Merger, a spin-off series to The Apprentice where she met Jason Newcome.
Following her departure from America’s Next Top Model, Toccara has gone on to become a sought after model in America.
Toccara is a graduate of Stivers School for the Arts where she studied dance and theatre. The model has even been honored with a key to Middletown city in Ohio.
The successful plus sized models rising in the modeling industry that idolizes skinny figured women over curvy are inspirations for curvy women all over the world.