Carla Hall Dishes to iVillage About 'Top Chef' and Mysterious Modeling Career

The fabulous Carla Hall, best known as the Top Chef contestant who can brighten up any room with a "Hootie Hoo!" or her rendition of the "Beef Tongue" song, recently visited iVillage's offices to answer her fans' most burning questions on Twitter. Carla tweeted about her most outrageous cast mate, the accuracy of editing on Top Chef, and much more.

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Carla also gave us the full scoop on her modeling career, to which she has made brief references in the past. Not only does she share the details in the video below, but she also shared 14 photos from her career exclusively with iVillage!

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Watch as Carla explains how she transitioned from the runway to the kitchen, how she and other models struggled with body image, and more.

Carla also chatted with us about some Top Chef gossip, sharing what goes on behind the scenes in the show's stew room, and reacting to the outrageously popular "Beef Tongue" ringtone.

Top Chef All-Stars airs Wednesday nights at 10 p.m. on Bravo

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