The grand finale night of one of the most-awaited beauty pageants, Miss Universe, is just hours away. The coronation night, a two-hour programme, will take place at 9 pm ET (11.00 pm IST) on Saturday night (9 November) at Crocus City Hall, Moscow.
The event will be broadcast live through television networks around the world.
Last year's winner Olivia Culpo of USA will crown her successor at the end of the beauty pageant on Saturday. The event will be telecast in approximately 190 countries, according to NBC.
The finale night will be aired on NBC at 9 pm ET. Click here to check NBC's live stream information. The Miss Universe organisers are providing the live streaming of the event on their official website. Click here to check.
In India, Zoom TV will broadcast the event live at 11 pm IST (9 pm ET on Saturday), according to their official Twitter page. [Click here to check the timings of the event in different countries]. You can be live streamed here.
"zoOm has consistently set the benchmark for glamour and glitz and hosting the India telecast of Miss Universe 2013 is a perfect fit with the zoOm brand. The hugely popular Miss Universe pageant will get its biggest platform India in recent times on zoOm, truly enabling the Indian audiences to partake of this spectacular global event," Avinash Kaul, Chief Executive Officer, ET NOW, TIMES NOW and zoOm, said.
The lists of TV channels that will telecast the event in various countries:
- Russia: Channel One
- India: Zoom
- Indonesia: Indosiar
- Singapore: Mediacorp Channel 5
- Australia: Channel 7 TWO
- Philippines: Velvet Channel (Live), ABS-CBN will carry delayed telecast
- All of Latin America (except Puerto Rico): TNT Latin America
- Venezuela: Venevision
- Costa Rica: Teletica
The finale will be hosted by Mel B (America's Got Talent) and Thomas Roberts (MSNBC Live). The panel of eight judges are Chef Nobu, gold medalist figure skater, Olympic gold medalist Tara Lipinski, television personality Carol Alt, supermodel-turned-author Anne V, one of the pageant sponsors Farouk Shami, pioneering designer of U-BOAT watches Italo Fontana, iconic russian pop-star Philip Kirkorov and Aerosmith's front man Steven Tyler.
Check out the teaser video of the event below: