Watch the 2015 Miss Universe Preliminary Competition

The 2015 Miss Universe candidates with the reigning Miss Universe Paulina Vega from Colombia (Instagram/missuniverse)

The 2015 Miss Universe pageant is just a few days away, and now we, the audience and the judges, get the chance to meet and judge the candidates before one of them is crowned as the new Miss Universe. Let’s all watch the girls strut their stuff in their swimsuits and display their grace in their evening gowns in the 2015 Miss Universe Preliminary Competition.

The 2015 Miss Universe candidates with the reigning Miss Universe Paulina Vega from Colombia (Instagram/missuniverse) - 2015 Miss Universe Preliminary Competition
The 2015 Miss Universe candidates with the reigning Miss Universe Paulina Vega from Colombia (Instagram/missuniverse)

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#MissUniverse Question and Answer Portion

Everyone’s favorite portion of the Miss Universe pageant is the Q & A. To say that pageant fans were disappointed with the candidate’s answers is an understatement. Here is a recap of how the Top 5 finalists fared, plus Amiciness has its own (sometimes comedic and sassy) answers.

First Round: Judges’ Questions

USA - Nia SanchezIf you were given 30 seconds to deliver a message to a global terrorist, what would you say? – world champion boxer Manny Pacquiao

USA replied: I would just say that I know as Miss USA I can always spread a message of hope and love and peace … to them and everyone else in the world.

Amiciness answers: I will not say anything. I will take the 30 seconds to hear them out. Sometimes, listening is all it takes to end a fight. *pauses* I thank you.

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63rd #MissUniverse 2014: Final Results

In case you missed it, here are the results of the 63rd Miss Universe competition 2014. (Click here for our take on the Miss Universe Q&A.)

Miss Universe 2014 Swimsuit round
Swimsuit round (From the official Miss Universe Instagram account)

Top 15

  • Colombia
  • Italy
  • India
  • France
  • Indonesia
  • Venezuela
  • USA
  • Spain
  • Philippines
  • Argentina
  • Jamaica
  • Ukraine
  • Brazil
  • Netherlands
  • Australia

Top 10

  • Colombia
  • Ukraine
  • Argentina
  • Philippines
  • USA
  • Australia
  • Venezuela
  • Spain
  • Netherlands
  • Jamaica
Miss Universe 2014 Top 5
Top 5 in their evening gowns (From the official Miss Universe Instagram account)

Top 5

  • USA
  • Netherlands
  • Ukraine
  • Jamaica
  • Colombia

Special Awards

  • Miss Congeniality: Nigeria
  • National Costume: Indonesia
  • Miss Photogenic: Puerto Rico

Final Results

  • 4th Runner-up: Jamaica, Kaci Fennell
  • 3rd Runner-up: Netherlands, Yasmin Verheijen
  • 2nd Runner-up: Ukraine, Diana Harkusha
  • 1st Runner-up: USA, Nia Sanchez
  • Miss Universe: Colombia, Paulina Vega
Miss Colombia wins
Miss Universe 2014 – Paulina Vega, Colombia

Congratulations to Miss ColombiaPaulina Vega for being crowned the 63rd Miss Universe!