Miss USA, Olivia Culpo, at 20-year-old beauty queen from Rhode Island, won the Miss Universe 2012 crown. Wednesday night at the Planet Hollywood Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip, beating out 89 other contests. Culpo received the crown from Leila Lopes of Angola after walking in a purple and blue bikini and a red velvet gown. She answered a question about her regrets by saying she wished she hadn’t picked on her siblings.
Also The 2012 Miss Universe kicked off with a bold and bright display on the red carpet. Hosts Giuliana Rancic of E! Fashion Police told The Guardian Express, she actually misses being a reporter, Giuliana Rancic, who shared hosting duties with Bravo TV’s Andy Cohen, walked the Planet Hollywood red carpet in a black gown. Brad Goreski, Star on BRAVO’s “It’s A Brad Brad World,” said its not really easy to actually be in his world, as well as Holly Madison showing off her new pregnant belly.
Making a statement: Television and radio personality and pageant judge Claudia Jordan, wore canary yellow, while Real Housewives favorites Lisa Vanderpump posed with her dog Giggy , dressed in a tuxedo, of course photographer and judge Nigel Barker, went for a more traditional look, and of course there he was Miss Universe Organization co-owner Donald Trump who answered: Men are not traditionally “his forte ” when ask if there would ever be a Mr. Universe? Making everybody smile.