On Thursday, the Miss Universe 2016 Preliminary Competition was aired worldwide live on Youtube, Facebook and selected channels in several key cities around the globe.
Eighty six contestants in the 65th Miss Universe pageant this year took the stage in swimsuits and evening gown.
In this round, the Top 12 candidates will be selected but will be revealed during the grand coronation on Monday, January 30, live in Mall of Asia Arena in Manila.
The preliminary event was judged by Miss Universe 1993 Dayanara Torres, former model and founder of The Bailey Agency Cynthia Bailey, publicist and international marketing director Rob Goldstone, President/Executive Producer of the People’s Choice Awards Fred Nelson, social entrepreneur Francine LeFrak and Miss Universe 2007 Riyo Mori.
Hosted by Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach and Filipino-British actor Derek Ramsay.
Watch the full video replay below.