Rice also starred in the Lifetime show On the Road with Austin and Santino, alongside fellow Project Runway alumnus Austin Scarlett.
The show premiered in 2010, following Rice and Scarlett as they visited various American small towns, designing clothing for women who have upcoming special occasions.
More recently, Rice has been cast in two main roles in reality television.
From 2009 to 2014, he was a judge on the Logo reality program Ru Paul's Drag Race.
Born in Cottage Grove, Oregon, Austin has been designing since he was a child.
In 2005, Santino participated as a contestant on the second season of the Bravo reality show Project Runway, producing mixed results on the show.
He won two challenges and was among the top three designs three more times.
” — Austin, talking to an oil painting “He was covered with froth and bubbles, and I was covered in icing and candles.
Both there together in our birthday suits, just having a gay ole time.” — Austin What about you, Pop Watchers?