The 51 contestants in Las Vegas to claim the succession of Rima Fakih, Miss USA 2010. The winner of this 60th edition of the pageant will represent the United States in the Miss Universe pageant on 12 September in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
The 33 contestants want the crown of Miss France 2012 in December. They are 51 in the U.S. for the title of Miss USA 2011. The event will be held in Las Vegas, June 19.
Namely – For the first time, one of fifteen finalists will be chosen by votes from viewers.
– Rima Fakih, Miss USA 2010, did not finish among the finalists of Miss Universe, something that no longer arrive in the United States since 2002.
– Miss Maine (Emily Johnson) and Miss Wisconsin (Shaletta Porterfield) have given way to their first runner in the Miss USA 2011.
– Brittany Brannon, Miss Arizona won the Miss Teen America contest in 2007. Courtney Turner, Miss South Carolina, won the Miss Teen United States in 2009.
– Miss Idaho, Erza Haliti, is originally from Kosovo. As for Miss Washington, Angelina Kayyalaynen, she was born in Ukraine.