brooke white 290 'American Idol': Brooke White judging the Miss America pageantEveryone’s favorite bohemian “American Idol” is coming back to TV — to judge the contestants vying for the Miss America crown.

The 2010 Miss American Pageant, airing Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010 live from Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, will feature a familiar “American Idol” face at the judges table in finalist Brooke White.

White was invited to represent “America’s Rising Talent” on the panel, having recently released the album “High Hopes & Heartbreak.”

Joining White are Vivica A. Fox (field of beauty), Miss America 2002 Katie Harman (field of community service), Shawn Johnson (field of fitness), Dave Koz (field of talent), Rush Limbaugh (field of communications) and Paul Rodriguez (field of entertainment).

You can watch Brooke White judging the 51 beauties in the 2010 Miss America Pageant live on TLC Jan. 30.

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