Miss Universe organizers invested in the pageant’s stage this year for the enjoyment of millions of fans around the world. Early crowd favorites in the preliminaries are Colombia, Dominican Republic, Georgia and India. Miss Philippines Pia Wurtzbach also received big cheers from the crowd. Miss Universe Pageant President Paula Shugart also shared this is the first pageant the semi-finalists will be cut down to 10 from the previous 15.
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