Brooke Burke-Charvet to Co-Host the 2016 Miss America Competition (@MissAmericaOrg)

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The Miss America Organizationdick clark productions and ABC announced today that actress and entrepreneur Brooke Burke-Charvet will return as co-host for the 2016 Miss America Competition alongside host Chris Harrison. This marks Brooke’s first time to the Miss America stage since 2013.

Brooke joins an exceptional roster of celebrity talent, sharing the stage with previously announced judges Brett Eldredge, Taya Kyle, Kevin O’Leary, Amy Purdy and Zendaya, as well as Nick Jonas who will act as the official music curator of the evening.

“It’s great to be back with Miss America for the 95th Anniversary competition and co-hosting with partner Chris Harrison,” said Burke-Charvet.  “It’s always impressive and inspiring to meet the young women who strive to make a difference in their communities, while furthering their education and advancing principles of service, style and success.”

The 2016 Miss America Competition airs live from Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall on SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 (9:00 – 11:00p.m./ET) on the ABC Television Network.

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.