Miss Universe pageant: What time, channel Live Stream online tv, Beauty Tricks and Hacks At Miss Universe 2017, The Miss Universe pageant, the popular event formerly owned by President Donald Trump, airs live Sunday from Manila. All eyes will be on host Steve Harvey to see if he can actually announce the winner correctly this time. (Although the Miss Universe pageant is taking place in 2017, this is technically the 2016 Miss Universe pageant.)
The Miss USA competition is the feeder contest for Miss Universe (both were previously owned by President Donald Trump, who sold them off in 2015), and this year’s representative is Deshauna Barber of the District of Columbia, the first woman serving in U.S. military to win the title. (She is a member of the Army Reserves.)
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Manila, Philippines—It could just as well be a holiday in the Philippine capital where beauty pageants are considered a national sport. When it was made official that this year’s Miss Universe Competition was to be held in the country, the pageant was all that anyone could ever talk about this side of the planet.
It is a few hours before the live telecast of Miss Universe 2017 and soon, a new queen will be crowned. The preliminaries are over and at this point, it is anyone’s game. There will be nerves, excitement and anticipation backstage as contestants are being glammed up by the team of makeup experts from MAC Cosmetics.