Hosts of the Miss Universe 2010 Finals

The Miss Universe 2010 beauty pageant finals will take place on August 23 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

Hosting the event are national correspondent for NBC's Today, Natalie Leticia Morales and American singer, actor, director, screenwriter, producer and reality television personality, Bret Michaels.

miss universe 2010 host natalie leticia moralesNatalie Leticia Morales
Natalie Morales is a National Correspondent for NBC's Today Show. Morales was an anchor and correspondent for MSNBC from 2002-2006. She covered a number of major news stories there including the 2004 Presidential election, the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, the Iraqi prisoner abuse, Operation Iraqi Freedom, the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster, the Northeast Blackout of 2003, the 2002 Beltway sniper attacks, and the investigation and trial of Scott Peterson. Additionally, she was named one of Hispanic Magazine’s Top Trendsetters of 2003.

Prior to joining MSNBC, Morales served as a weekend anchor/reporter and morning co-anchor at WVIT-TV in Hartford, Connecticut, where she reported on the Columbine shootings, Tropical Storm Floyd, the 2000 Presidential election, and the September 11, 2001 attacks. She also co-hosted and reported for the Emmy-nominated documentary, "Save Our Sound", a joint production with WNBC on preserving the Long Island Sound. She began her on-air career at News 12 – The Bronx as the first morning anchor. She also served as camera operator, editor and producer for that network. In 1999, she was voted one of the 50 Most Influential Latinas for her news coverage and reports by the Hispanic daily newspaper El Diario La Prensa. Previously, Morales spent two years working behind the scenes at Court TV.

Morales holds a bachelor of arts degree from Rutgers University with dual majors in journalism and Latin American studies. She was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and graduated Summa Cum Laude. Following college, she worked at Chase Bank in New York before pursuing her journalism career. In 2007, she received the "Groundbreaking Latina in Media" award from Catalina magazine and the National Association of Latina Leaders. People en EspaƱol named her one of its Fifty Most Beautiful People for 2007. She came in at #1.

Aside from her journalistic duties, Morales was the co-anchor of NBC's coverage of the Macy's 4 July fireworks spectacular.

miss universe 2010 host bret michaelsBret Michaels
Bret Michaels is an American singer, actor, director, screenwriter, producer and reality television personality. He first gained fame as the lead vocalist of the glam metal band Poison. Besides his career as lead singer, he has several solo albums to his credit, as well as one chart single. He appeared in the VH1 reality show Rock of Love with Bret Michaels and its sequels, and as a judge on the talent show Nashville Star. He was the winning contestant on NBC's reality show Celebrity Apprentice 3.

* Las Vegas, Nevada, USA will host the pageant
* Miss Universe 2010 Candidates Batch A-F / Batch G-O / Batch P-Z
* Preview: National Costumes / Evening Gowns
* Schedule of Events
* Early Favorites / Top Picks
* Media Tour & Arrivals
* Guest Performers
* Photos: Candid / Swimsuit Candids
* "Welcome to Las Vegas" photoshoot
* Lemonade Stand Fund Raising
* Controversy on the photoshoot
* Official Swimsuit Poster
* Official Portraits: Close-up / Glam / Gown / Swimsuit
* National Gift Auction
* National Costume Show
* Judges: Preliminary / Finals
* Chicken Wing Eating Contest
* Preliminary Competition: Videos / Photos: Swimsuit | Gowns / Review
* Crowning: Awards / Top 15 / Top 10 / Top 5 / Winner
* Watch the Pageant
* A day after the Crowning


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