NBC, Donald Trump
and Paula M. Shugart, President, Miss Universe Organization, today announced the celebrity judges for the "2008 Miss USA Pageant" on NBC on Friday, April 11 (9-11 p.m. ET).
The judges are: Heather Mills
, contestant on season four of "Dancing With the Stars
"; Rob Schneider
; Joey Fatone
, host of "The Singing Bee"; Kristian Alfonso
, entrepreneur and star of NBC's "Days of our Lives
"; Olympic gold-medal swimmer Amanda Beard
; Christian Siriano, this season's winner of Bravo's hit show "Project Runway
"; San Diego Chargers linebacker Shawne "Lights Out" Merriman; celebrity hairstylist Ken Paves; Kelly Carlson
, star of "Nip/Tuck
"; and Vanity Fair's celebrity journalist George Wayne.
Rock band Finger Eleven
will perform their hit song "Paralyzer" live at this year's pageant.