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UFC Announces Celebrities For Fox Red Carpet

Saturday's UFC on Fox red carpet celebrity guess list has been released.

Mickey Rourke
Mickey Rourke

All along the UFC and Fox have promised a celebrity-filled red carpet spectacular for their November 12th network debut. On Thursday that idea became somewhat clearer with the roll-call of expected personalities.

From the looks of it Fox has pulled out all the stops for Saturday, drawing from their various families of networks to put together a rather reputable guest list. Highlighting the festivities are acclaimed actor Mickey Rourke, comedian Nick Swardson, Sons of Anarchy's Ron Perlman, musician Travis Barker, and former Strikeforce women's champion Gina Carano.

The red carpet celebration kicks off live at 7:00 p.m. ET/4:00 p.m. PT on FUEL TV with host Nicole Dabeau and lasts throughout the night until the Fox-televised main event at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT between Cain Velasquez and Junior dos SantosMMA Nation has the complete schedule of events.

The official list of red carpet celebrities can be found below (via MMA Weekly):


Michael Strahan (FOX NFL SUNDAY)
Odette Annable (House)
Harry Shum, Jr. (Glee)
Matthew Morrison (Glee)
Howie Mandel (Mobbed)
Max Greenfield (New Girl)
Jake Johnson (New Girl)
Lamorne Morris (New Girl)
Hannah Simone (New Girl)
Jesse Spencer (House)


Joelle Carter (Justified)
Walton Goggins (Justified)
Nick Searcy (Justified)
Nick Kroll (The League)
Dayton Callie (Sons of Anarchy)
Ron Perlman (Sons of Anarchy)
Dorian Brown (Wilfred)
Jason Gann (Wilfred)
Fiona Gubelmann (Wilfred)

Noted Celebrities from TV and Film:

Dave Annable (Brothers & Sisters)
David Arquette
Travis Barker
Gina Carano (Haywire)
Claire Coffee (Grimm)
Ryan Guzman (Step Up)
Gilles Marini (Brothers & Sisters)
Nicole Murphy (Model)
Ronnie Mund (The Howard Stern Show)
Amanda Righetti (The Mentalist)
Mickey Rourke (Immortals)
Matt Sanders (Avenged Sevenfold)
Karina Smirnoff (Dancing with the Stars)
Eric Stonestreet (Modern Family)
Nick Swardson (Jack and Jill)
Kenny Wormald (Footloose)
Neon Trees

Sports Celebrities:

Jim Brown (NFL Legend)
Brad Penny
Kelly Slater (Professional Surfer)

From Fuel TV:

Danny Kass (Adventures of Danny & The Dingo)
Luke Trembath (Adventures of Danny & The Dingo)
Bas Rutten (Punk Payback with Bas Rutten)
Mike "Rooftop" Escamilla (Strangers in Danger)
Zack "Catfish" Yankush (Strangers in Danger)
Charlie Andrews (Knights of Mayhem)

From the UFC:

Michael Bisping
Carlos Condit
Dominick Cruz
Chuck Liddell
Gilbert Melendez
Georges St. Pierre
Brian Stann