Judge and Performer
Aurelia Cats is circus judge to the stars on NBC's death-defying reality show, "Celebrity Circus."
Born in Ares, France, Cats is a world-renowned circus performer and judge who specializes in contortion and trapeze. She has been a judge for the top two circus festivals in the world, including the Monte Carlo International Circus Festival and the Paris International Circus Festival. Cats also won gold medals for her outstanding performance in various circus festivals, and was the first woman to be a solo act performer at the most famous cabaret show in Paris. Cats currently performs at a circus-themed cabaret show called Teatro Zinzanni. She studied at the famous Annie Fratelli circus school in Paris.