WWE Hall of Famer and women’s wrestling legend, Trish Stratus will join Canada’s Got Talent as one of the new judges.
Stratus joins fellow judges Howie Mandel, Kardinal Offishall, and Lilly Singh with Lindsay Ell as the host of the show.
The announcement was made via the show’s official Twitter account. Stratus then posted on Instagram to celebrate her new role:
“Guys… it’s time to rock & roll! I’m so excited that I can finally share that I will be in the judges chair for Canada’s Got Talent! Ahhh!! So honoured for the opportunity to join the Got Talent brand!! Any guesses on who will be joining me on the judges panel?? Name your favourite Canadian in the comments below for a like then click the link in my bio or swipe up in my story to find out if you were right! And hit that follow on @cangottalent and @city_tv for all the updates and we’ll see you this Spring! #cgt #stratusfactionguaranteed”
The show returns for its second season after a near ten year hiatus. The show originally debuted in 2012 but wasn’t renewed and ultimately cancelled three years later in 2015.
Stratus is a legend in the wrestling business. A trailblazer in women’s wrestling, who inspired generations of future wrestlers.
The seven-time women’s champion was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2013.
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