'Duck Dynasty' star among Miss USA pageant judges

June 10, 2013 at 8:21 PM
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NEW YORK, June 10 (UPI) -- Singer Christina Milian, designer Betsey Johnson and "Duck Dynasty" star Jessica Robertson will be among the judges for next week's 2013 Miss USA competition.

Health and fitness expert Bob Harper, actresses NeNe Leakes and Wendie Malick, television personality Mo Rocca, professional football player Larry Fitzgerald and former pro wrestler Nikki Bella will also serve on the panel for the June 16 event Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.

The judges' names were announced Monday by NBC, Donald J. Trump and Paula M. Shugart, president of the Miss Universe Organization.

"We have a great show in store for our fans and a diverse lineup of judges to select our next Miss USA," Shugart said in a statement. "We like to bring a mix of talent to the judging panel. It reflects who we are as a country and creates an interesting outcome for the competition."

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