"Sports Illustrated" will unveil the next cover model for their annual swimsuit edition on the "Late Show with David Letterman" on Monday, Feb. 11, 2013 (11:35 p.m. ET), according to a Feb. 6 press release from CBS Television Network.
Ten of the 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Models will present Letterman's Top Ten List, followed by the big reveal of this year's cover model. The 2013 cover model will appear on Letterman's show on Tuesday, Feb. 12 for an interview. Sports Illustrated Swimsuit models present Top Ten lit on Letterman show
The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition announcement is becoming a tradition on "Late Show with David Letterman." This will be the sixth year that the SI cover model is announced on the show. Last year's cover model, curvy Kate Upton, was announced on Letterman's late night television show and became a celebrity overnight. SI cover model Kate Upton visits Letterman (Photos).
This is also the third year in a row that ten of the Swimsuit models will present the Top Ten List. In addition to the reveal of the cover model, Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover issue will be shown during the broadcast.
The 2013 cover model joins an exclusive sorority of beautiful fashion icons, including previous Swimsuit cover models Heidi Klum, Cheryl Tiegs, Kathy Ireland, Christie Brinkley and Tyra Banks, among others. Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2013 will be available on Feb. 12 with magazine tablet and mobile editions.
In addition to the Sports Illustrated models, Letterman's guests for the week of Feb. 11 include: talk show host Bill O’Reilly, actor Bruce Willis, Helen Hunt, Little Big Town, David Grohl and Stevie Nicks.