The Competition’s 68th Edition will Bring Together Delegates from More than 90 Countries Around the World
MIAMI, November 1, 2019 – The 68th edition of MISS UNIVERSE® will return to Telemundo live and exclusively in Spanish on Sunday, December 8th from Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, Georgia at 7pm/6c. The live simulcast will feature delegates representing more than 90 countries and territories from around the world.
This highly-anticipated annual event, which will culminate with Catriona Gray of the Philippines crowning her successor, celebrates ambitious women of all cultures and backgrounds who have positively impacted their countries and helped empower others.
“We are thrilled to bring back the MISS UNIVERSE® competition to Hispanic families in their own language,” said Ronald Day, Executive Vice President of Telemundo Entertainment. “Hispanics have come to love this international event where they can support Latina contestants and more importantly, showcase our rich culture to millions of people across the globe.”
As the exclusive Spanish-language home of MISS UNIVERSE® in the U.S., Telemundo will also feature complete coverage of all the preliminary events preceding the competition on “Un Nuevo Día,” “Noticias Mediodía,” “Suelta La Sopa,” “Al Rojo Vivo,” “Titulares y Más” and the local “Acceso Total” and newscasts. Fans will also be able to enjoy behind-the-scenes interviews and experience the excitement backstage from the international event, with special emphasis on the Latina delegates via Telemundo digital platforms, including Telemundo.com/missuniverso, and the network’s official social media accounts on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter via @Telemundo.
MISS UNIVERSE® is a production of Endeavor Content’s non-scripted group.
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Director, Alternative Programming Publicity