Olivia Jordan is getting ready to hand over her crown to a new beauty queen at Miss USA 2016. Las Vegas is sizzling hot as the most beautiful women from across America have gathered to show case their hard work and talent and take the title and be the representative for the USA at the next Miss Universe pageant. There are 52 contestants competing this year, one from each state as well as an additional one from District of Columbia and a fan favorite.
The live telecast of Miss USA 2016 will air on Sunday, June 5 starting at 7pm ET/PT on the FOX network and live stream provided by the pageant organizers and via de FOXNow app. The T-Mobile Arena in Vegas will also hold the stage for the pageant that will see a new beauty queen crowned. The Miss USA 2016 main show will be hosted by Julianne Hough and Terrence Jenkins. Both will be joined by Ashley Graham from backstage that will have the inside scoop and all the drama from behind the scenes. Musical performances will be made possible by Chris Young and Backstreet Boys. Judges for the telecast are Ali Landry, Crystle Stewart, Joe Zee and Laura Brown.
During this past week, there was a preliminary competition where all beauty queens graced the stage wearing swimwear and evening gowns. The judges for this first viewing were Fred Nelson, Joey Boukadakis, Keltie Knight, Kristin Conte, Nick Phelps and Rebecca Bienstock. All of what happened will be edited down and air during the live telecast on Sunday night. The judges in conjunction will determine the Top 15 and will be revealed this weekend.