Judges for the beauty pageant in its 90th year also include country singer Mark Wills, "Desperate Housewives" creator Marc Cherry and Miss America 1990 Debbye Turner Bell.
"Dancing With the Stars" choreographer Tony Dovolani and shoe designer Taryn Rose are also on the panel.
The selections include plenty of ties to ABC. The network is airing the pageant live Jan. 15 at the start of a three-year deal.
The judges were revealed during Wednesday's episode of "The View."
The pageant at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino includes several days of preliminary competitions, including interviews with the judges.