The Miss America Organization has announced their judging panel for the 2014 Miss America pageant. This panel will judge the final night, a separate judging panel will judge the preliminary competition.
And your judges are:
Lance Bass, singer from ‘N Sync.
Amar’e Stoudemire, starting forward from the New York Knicks.
Joshua Bell, Grammy Award-winning violinist.
Mario Cantone, comedian and performer.
Barbara Corcoran, real estate mogul, business consultant and one of the investors from ABC’s new competition show “Shark Tank.”
Carla Hall, co-host from ABC’s food-and-talk show “The Chew” and former contestant on “Top Chef.”
Deidre Downs Gunn, obstetrician and gynecologist, who was also the last Miss America to be crowned in Atlantic City.
The pageant will be broadcast live Sept. 15 on ABC and 16 WAPT.
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1. Do celebrities who are not involved in pageants make good judges? Should the Miss America pageant have more judges with pageant experience? Why or why not?
2. Who is your favorite celebrity on this year’s Miss America judging panel? Why?
Definitely Carla! I love watching her on “Top Chef” and “The Chew”, and I am excited to see her this year at Miss America. She has such an amazing personality and I hope she gets a chance to share that with the contestants. I am also very interested to hear her on-stage questions and hope that it is food/nutrition related because I too am very passionate about that topic.