Project Runway: And the new contestants are ...
Paula Patton and Tracee Ellis Ross are among several celebrities who will help guest judge on Project Runway, which returns for a 14th season to Lifetime in August.
Ciara and Mel B, together with Bella Thorne, Kiernan Shipka and Constance Zimmer will also help Heidi Klum, Nina Garcia and Zac Posen whittle down the fashion hopefuls to find a winner who will earn $100,000 to launch his or her business.
The Project Runway season 14 designers are:
Amanda Perna, 28 of Delray Beach, Florida
Ashley Nell Tipton, 23 of San Diego
Blake Patterson, 24 of Los Angeles
Candice Cuoco, 27 of San Francisco
David Giampiccolo, 31 of Los Angeles
Duncan Chambers-Watson, 25 of Christchurch, New Zealand
Edmond Newton, 36 of Atlanta
Gabrielle Arruda, 27 of Brooklyn, New York
Hanmiao Yang, 26 of New York
Jake Wall, 35 of San Francisco
Joseph Poli, 37 of Las Vegas
Kelly Dempsey, 31 of Boston
Laurie Underwood, 29 of Chicago
Lindsey Creel, 28 of Austin, Texas
Merline Labissiere, 32 of Savannah, Georgia
Swapnil Shinde, 33 of Mumbai, India
The show that will also feature the return of Tim Gunn as mentor will bow Aug. 6 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.