MIAMI, MARCH 3, 2021 – Telemundo will serve as the exclusive Spanish-language broadcast partner for the 69th Miss Universe Competition, taking place on Sunday, May 16th at 8pm ET/7C/5pm PT at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. Throughout the week prior to the event, Telemundo will promote the competition with exclusive original television and digital content to highlight the multiple contestants representing Latin America.
Featuring delegates from around the world, the three-hour event will celebrate women of all cultures and backgrounds who have positively impacted their countries and helped empower others. The event will culminate with the highly anticipated moment as Zozibini Tunzi of South Africa, the longest-ever reigning Miss Universe, crowns her successor in a night full of emotion and excitement.
“We are thrilled to partner with the Miss Universe Organization once again to bring U.S. Hispanic families this highly anticipated, prestigious event,” said Ronald Day, President, Entertainment and Content, Telemundo. “This year, we're excited to bring our audience more original content than ever before across all our platforms, including special and exclusive coverage that will allow viewers to get to know the multiple contestants representing Latin America on a deeper level.”
As the exclusive Spanish-language home of MISS UNIVERSE® in the U.S., Telemundo will feature complete coverage of all the preliminary events preceding the competition. 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 the Telemundo digital platforms, including Telemundo.com/missuniverso, and the network’s official social media accounts on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter via @Telemundo.
About The Miss Universe Organization
The Miss Universe Organization (MUO) is a global community that empowers women to realize their goals through experiences that build self-confidence and create opportunities for success. MISS UNIVERSE®, MISS USA® and MISS TEEN USA® programs provide the 10,000 women who participate annually an international platform to affect positive change through influential humanitarian and professional efforts. The contestants and titleholders are leaders and role models in their communities, develop personal and professional goals, and inspire others to do the same. The Miss Universe Organization is an IMG company. To learn more, visit www.missuniverse.com.