Who will be MISS USA® 2012? Find out this sunday night as 51 beautiful titleholders take the stage to see who will represent USA in the MISS Universe Pageant. There is still time to vote your favorite contestant into the semi-finals, click here to cast your vote until June 2nd.
Akon, and American pop band, Cobra Starship, will be the musical performers for the 61st Annual MISS USA® Competition, which will be broadcast live from Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas on Sunday, June 3 at 9 p.m. ET on NBC.
“We couldn’t be more excited about the celebrities joining us this year to help select the next Miss USA,” said Paula Shugart, president of the Miss Universe Organization. “Their participation, along with our amazing hosts, commentators and two live musical performances will make it a star-studded show.” Judging the preliminary winners at the live telecast will be:
- Joe Jonas, actor and Grammy-nominated musician;
- Rob Kardashian, TV personality and entrepreneur;
- Ali Fedotowsky, host of NBC TV’s “First Look” and former Bachelorette;
- Dayana Mendoza, Miss Universe 2008;
- Arsenio Hall, “Late Night” legend and “Celebrity Apprentice” winner;
- Cat Cora, chef, philanthropist, author and co-host of Bravo’s “Around the World in 80 Plates;”
- Marilu Henner, author, actress, and producer; and
- George Kotsiopoulos, co-host of E! “Fashion Police.