Tonight, Syfy premieres its newest competition series, Cosplay Melee
, hosted by actress and self-described "super fan girl," Yvette Nicole Brown (The Odd Couple
). Each week on the hour-long series, four cosplayers will use their skills and creativity to build costumes, including props, for one-of-a-kind characters to be judged and hopefully win the weekly $10,000 prize.
The judging panel consists of Brown, along with well-known cosplay expert LeeAnna Vamp and costume creator Christian Beckman (The Hunger Games
, TRON: Legacy