After a year of postponement due to the coronavirus epidemic, the 69th annual Miss Universe competition has resumed.
On Friday, May 14, two days before the 2021 ceremony, 74 contestants competed in the preliminary contests, featuring Emma Saval Couture swimsuits with turquoise, pink, peach and blue cover-ups as well as elegant evening gowns and Done with elaborate costumes. Represent their countries and regions.
Not all of them will qualify to attend the main event, which will air live on Sunday, May 16. Only 21 contestants will advance to the main competition, first to participate in the swimsuit contest, after which 10 of them will advance to the competition. Evening Gown Contest. Then five finalists will be selected to participate in the Q&A round. Finally, Miss Universe 2019 and South African beauty Zozibini Tunczyk, The longest reigning title holder, will crown his successor.
Mario Lopez And Miss USA 2012 and Miss Universe 2012 Olivia culpo Are co-hosting the television competition. This is the first time since 2015 Steve harvey Will not host the annual event and Lopez will serve as host for the second time since 2017.