“The 64th Annual Miss Universe® Pageant” to air LIVE from Las Vegas

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16 December 2015
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The 64th Annual Miss Universe® Pageant
Courtesy of FOX
“The 64th Annual Miss Universe® Pageant”
Sunday, December 20 at 7:00 PM ET/PT live/PT tape-delayed
on FOX

          IMG and The Miss Universe Organization announced The 64th Annual Miss Universe® Pageant has been picked up by Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX). The three-hour annual event will air live from Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas on Sunday, Dec. 20 (7:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX. As part of IMG’s agreement with FOX to broadcast Miss Universe®, the network will also have domestic rights to air Miss USA®.
 
          “Miss Universe® is a unique, global media property and this partnership with FOX marks a new era for The Miss Universe Organization as a whole,” said Michael Antinoro, SVP of Original Content, IMG. “As the broadcast leader in innovative and groundbreaking live events, FOX is the perfect partner as we look to implement new and exciting changes to this show and the franchise.”
 
          “The Miss Universe® and Miss USA® pageants are iconic television events loved by generations of viewers around the world,” said David Madden, President, Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company. “We are very excited to partner with IMG and The Miss Universe Organization to infuse a fresh new energy into these perennial broadcast favorites.”
 

          The Miss Universe® telecast is one of the most-watched events in the world, with distribution in approximately 190 countries and territories. Contestants from more than 80 countries will vie to become the next Miss Universe in this special programming event, which will conclude with current Miss Universe Paulina Vega of Colombia crowning her successor.
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