Beauty Pageants

The Death of Kailia Posey and the Heartbreaking Side of Young Fame

Toddlers and Tiaras star Kailia Posey's death by suicide at only 16 years old is a sad reminder that outward success is no assurance that everything's fine on the inside.

May 10, 2022

Cheslie Kryst's Mom Breaks Silence on Her Daughter's Death in Heartbreaking Tribute

Cheslie Kryst’s mom April Simpkins remembered “beautiful memories” with her “best friend” just days after her death in New York. "We miss all of her," she said.

February 2, 2022

Cause of Death Officially Confirmed for Miss USA 2019 Cheslie Kryst

Former beauty queen Cheslie Kryst died earlier this week, and now her manner of death has been revealed.

February 2, 2022

Miss USA 2019 Cheslie Kryst Dead at 30: Olivia Culpo and More Pay Tribute

Following Cheslie Kryst's death on Jan. 30, her loved ones are honoring her memory with moving tributes. Read the heartfelt messages from Olivia Culpo, Victor Cruz and more below.

January 31, 2022

Miss USA 2019 Cheslie Kryst Dead at 30

Beauty queen-turned lawyer Cheslie Kryst, who won the Miss USA 2019 pageant, has died at age 30 after falling from a building, police told E! News.

January 31, 2022

You Have to See These One-of-a-Kind Miss Universe 2021 National Costumes

80 Miss Universe contestants celebrated their country's culture and heritage with ornate and elaborate designs for the national costume category. See for yourself below!

December 12, 2021

See the Miss Universe 2021 Contestants' Fabulous Swimsuit and Evening Gown Styles

See photos of all 80 Miss Universe 2021 contestants in preliminary swimsuit and evening gown competitions.

December 11, 2021

Miss Kentucky Elle Smith Crowned Miss USA 2021

51 contestants competed for the title of Miss USA at the River Spirit Casino Resort in Tulsa, Oklahoma on Nov. 29 but only one could take home the crown.

November 30, 2021


Get a First Look at All the Miss USA Contestants in Their Swimsuit-Competition Outfits

See the 2021 Miss USA contestants in their swimwear ahead of the beauty pageant, which is airing live on Hulu and fyi on Nov. 29.

November 29, 2021

Miss Nevada Kataluna Enriquez Makes History as First Transgender Woman to Win Pageant

"My win is our win. We just made history. Happy pride," Kataluna Enriquez shared after trailblazing win in the Miss Nevada USA pageant.

June 29, 2021

Miss Mexico Andrea Meza Crowned Miss Universe 2020

After the pageant was delayed for a year due to the coronavirus pandemic, a winner of the 2020 Miss Universe pageant was crowned on May 16, 2021.

May 17, 2021

Miss Universe 2020 Contestants Dazzle in Chic Swimsuits and Evening Gowns Before Pageant

Before the 2020 Miss Universe competition, contestants took part in preliminary contests in which they modeled swimsuits and evening gowns. See the photos.

May 15, 2021

Miss Universe 2020 Contestants Compete in Elaborate Costumes You Have to See to Believe

From Miss Argentina's soccer-themed ensemble to Miss Brazil's cotton ball dress, see the dozens of beautiful costumes from the upcoming 2020 Miss Universe pageant.

May 15, 2021

Mrs. World Caroline Jurie Steps Down After Crown Snatching

In an Instagram video, Mrs.World relinquishes her crown and addresses the on-stage incident with Pushpika De Silva at the Mrs. Sri Lanaka World beauty pageant. Watch!

April 11, 2021

Mrs. World Caroline Jurie Gives Up Crown Following Arrest For Pageant Incident

Mrs. World Caroline Jurie surrendered her crown in a recorded statement addressing her onstage incident with Mrs. Sri Lanka World winner Pushpika De Silva.

April 11, 2021

Mrs. World Arrested For Snatching Crown Off Mrs. Sri Lanka's Head

According to police authorities, Mrs. World Caroline Jurie was arrested after viciously grabbing the crown from Pushpika De Silva at the Sri Lanka World pageant.

April 8, 2021

Mrs. World Caroline Jurie Arrested After Grabbing Mrs. Sri Lanka's Crown at Pageant

According to police, Mrs. World Caroline Jurie was arrested on charges of simple hurt and criminal cause after grabbing the crown from Pushpika De Silva at the Mrs. Sri Lanka World pageant.

April 8, 2021