VIDEO: Gabby Douglas Added as a Judge of 2017 Miss America Competition
Fresh off her gold medal winning performance in the Olympics and some pretty big scores from the judges, Gabby douglas will be doing some judging of her own. Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas and musician and actress Laura Marano have been added as celebrity judges for the 2017 Miss America Competition. The two will join NBA team owner and businessman Mark Cuban, actress Sara Foster, singer-songwriter Cole Swindell, and former Miss America Sharlene Wells-Hawkes. Douglas was the first all-around olympic gold medalist in U.S. history to earn a spot on a second olympic team. She also is one of two american gymnasts to win gold medals in back-to-back Olympics. Marano played Ally in the Disney Channel's "Austin & Ally" and will release a new album this year. The pageant finale will take place in Atlantic City's Boardwalk h=Hall on September 11th and will be hosted by Chris Harrison and Sage Steele.