Nicole Richie Joins Jessica Simpson & Elle Macpherson on “Fashion Star”

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Nicole Richie has landed a new job on NBC. She will be a celebrity mentor on the new Project Runway-like reality show, Fashion Star. Along with Nicole…Jessica Simpson and designer, John Varvatos will be mentors and Elle Macpherson will be host! Nicole has a clothing & accessories lines, Winter Kate and House of Harlow 1960.

NBC announced today that philanthropist, actress, author and creative director Nicole Richie — along with admired American menswear designer John Varvatos — will serve as celebrity mentors on “Fashion Star,” the new reality competition series that will search for the next big brand in fashion. They join previously announced celebrity mentor Jessica Simpson and host Elle Macpherson.

“NBC could not have asked for better additions to the celebrity mentors than John Varvatos, one of the most well-known menswear designers in the nation and international style icon and creative director, Nicole Richie,” said Paul Telegdy (Executive Vice President, Alternative Programming, NBC and Universal Media Studios). “Both are trendsetters and tastemakers and their design skills and expertise will be invaluable to our contestants on the series.”

“Jessica, Nicole, John and Elle make the most exciting team we have ever worked with on a reality television show and we are thrilled to feature such an extraordinary group of mentors and designers,” said Ben Silverman, Executive Producer of Fashion Star and CEO and founder of Electus.

“Fashion Star” will give 14 unknown designers the chance to win a multi-million dollar prize to launch their lines in three of America’s largest retailers.

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