The day has come, folks! In just a few moments, Pia Wurtzbach will relinquish her crown and a new Miss Universe will be named. Join us as we listen to what the fans are saying about this special moment, as it happens!
11:00 AM: The new Miss Universe is crowned! Congratulations, France!
10:50 AM: Pia Wurtzbach faces the crowd in her final walk as Miss Universe.
10:40 AM: The Top 3 join Boyz II Men on stage for their last chance to impress the judges
10:30 AM: The Top 3 answer the final question: "Name something over the course of your life that you have failed at, and tell us what you learned from that experience."
10:25 AM: The Final 3 are picked: Columbia, Haiti, and France
10:15 AM: The Top 6 in the pageant's first round of Q&As
Miss Universe Columbia Andrea Tovar:
Miss Universe Haiti Raquel Pelissier
Miss Universe France Iris Mittenaere
Miss Universe Thailand Chalita Suansane
Miss Universe Kenya Mary Were
Miss Universe Philippines Maxine Medina
10:00 AM: The Top 6 are named: France, Kenya, Columbia, Philippines, Thailand, and Haiti.
9:50 AM: The Top 9 grace the stage in their evening gowns.
— Anna Bianca Ramos ?? (@annabianca15) January 30, 2017
9:40 AM: Miss Universe Myanmar wins and shows off her national costume!
9:30 AM: The Top 9 are selected: USA, Thailand, France, Mexico, Kenya, Columbia, Canada, Haiti, and Philippines.
Top 9: Philippines
Top 9: Haiti
Top 9: Canada
Top 9: Columbia
Top 9: Kenya
Top 9: Mexico
Top 9: France
Top 9: Thailand
Top 9: USA
9:10 AM: The Top 13 strutting their stuff in their chosen swimsuits
9:00 AM: The introduction of the judges
8:30 AM: The Top 13 are announced: Kenya, Indonesia, USA, Mexico, Peru, Panama, Columbia, Philippines, Canada, Brazil, France, Haiti, and Thailand
(How ironic btw is it that Columbia and Philippines were called back-to-back. 2015 deja vu, anyone?)