65th Miss Universe pageant 2016
Miss Universe 2016, will be the 65th Miss Universe pageant. It will be held on January 30, 2017 at the Mall of Asia Arena, Pasay, Metro Manila, Philippines. Pia Wurtzbach of the Philippines will crown her successor at the end of the event. This will be the second time in the history of the competition that the pageant will skip the entire year, following the 2014 pageant which was held in January 2015.
Over 87 women from all corners of the globe will represent their country and compete for the title of MISS UNIVERSE.
Steve Harvey will be hosting the competition, with backstage correspondent, Ashley Graham. Featuring performances by Flo Rida and Boyz II Men.
Watch 65th Miss Universe pageant 2016 Live
Judges for the Final telecast
Cynthia Bailey – Actress, model, and The Real Housewives of Atlanta star
Mickey Boardman – Editorial director for Paper magazine
Francine LeFrak – Theatrical, television, and film producer
Leila Lopes – Miss Universe 2011 from Angola
Sushmita Sen – Miss Universe 1994 from India
Dayanara Torres – Miss Universe 1993 from Puerto Rico
What does the winner receive?
Winner of Miss Universe receives an annual salary with living expenses paid for a year. She also receives a personal appearance wardrobe and styling services, a year of travel to represent the pageant and representation by WME/IMG, parent company of The Miss Universe Organization.