POWER OF THREE: The new season reunites Linton-George (right), with McDonald-Whyte and Brown, the show's resident judges.
UNSURPRISINGLY, a huge buzz is building for the well-anticipated sixth season of Mission Catwalk, which brings the Celebrity Edition of the popular fashion reality series, commencing September 22 at 8:30pm on TV-J.
The Celebrity Edition features 12 designers placed on three teams led by a famous face: ZJ Sparks, Quite Perry and D’Angel.
The 12 contestants who will be competing for $2.5 million in cash and prizes are: Melissa Moses, Cassandra Blake, Daniel Dinnall, Rochele Spencer, Renee Stewart, Soshorna Henry, Kejuana Beneby, Moses Fennel, Tonii Dyce, Mercy-Ann Copeland, Collette Bryan, and Stephen Bassano. They will be mentored by acclaimed jewelry designer and 2017 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund finalist Matthew Harris of Mateo (New York).
Once again, hostess/executive producer and show conceptualizer Keneea Linton-George will be joined by judges Novia McDonald-Whyte and Carlton Brown. The season’s guest judges include stylist Kaysian Bourke, PR maven Tara Playfair-Scott, Tv host Emprezz Golding, designer Camesha Powell, PR exec Allison Moss-Solomon and designer NeahLis.
Among the big prizes up for grabs: a scholarship to pursue a fashion/marketing programme at the University of Technology (UTech), industrial sewing equipment from Singer Jamaica and one million dollars, to be split 70/30 for the winning designer and a charity being supported by the celebrity team leader
>> Season 6: D'Angel, Quite Perry and ZJ Sparks tapped as team leaders