Katharine McPhee, Brandon Marshall, Maz Jobrani Confirmed As Judges For “Most Valuable Performer”

CBS announces the judges for Thursday night’s special.

Katharine McPhee | Phil McCarten/CBS

With two days remaining until the “MVP: Most Valuable Performer” special, CBS revealed the three celebrity judges.

Katharine McPhee, Moz Jobrani and Brandon Marshall will judge the competition, which finds NFL players showcasing their off-field talents.

Sharon Osbourne has also been announced as a celebrity mentor for the special, which will air live at 8PM ET Thursday.

Brandon Williams (singing), Jonathan Stewart (piano playing), Justin Tucker (opera singing), Alex Collins (Irish dancing), Kevin Zeitler (performing dog tricks) and Domata Peko (playing guitar) will be competing Thursday night.

Fans will get to vote on the winner.

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