Lifetime has ordered 13 episodes of a fashion-themed competition from The Weinstein Company, Bunim/Murray Productions and the producers of “Project Runway” called “Under the Gun,” which will feature “Project Runway” alumni Mondo Guerra, Anya Ayoung-Chee and Nick Verreos becoming mentors to 15 up-and-coming designers. Each mentor will have a team of designers, who will face the critical eyes of designer Rachel Roy, celebrity stylist Jen Rade and fashion correspondent and Marie Claire Senior Fashion Edition Zanna Roberts Rassi. Tim Gunn hosts.
The sponsors of “Under the Gunn” will be Lexus, Marie Claire Magazine, Benefit Cosmetics, Blowpro, francesca’s, Brother Sewing and Embroidery, Rowenta and C Johnson Glade. It debuts on Thursday, January 16 at 9 p.m. ET.