The 70th edition of Miss Universe will take place in Eilat, Israel on December 12, 2021. Steve Harvey, 64, is expected to make his comeback as the host.
Mario Lopez, 47, and Miss Universe 2012 Olivia Culpo, 29, hosted Miss Universe 2020. Harvey hosted the 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 editions.
Miss Universe 2020 Andrea Meza, 26, of Mexico was crowned on May 16, 2021. Excluding the dethroned ones, she will be the Miss Universe titleholder with the shortest reign.
There are 81 women competing for the Miss Universe 2021 title. Here are the candidates: