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Miss Universe 2008
Miss Universe 2008, Dayana Mendoza2
Date 14 July 2008
Presenters Jerry Springer, Mel B
Entertainment Lady Gaga
Venue Crown Convention Center in the Diamond Bay Resort, Nha Trang, Vietnam Vietnam
Broadcaster NBC, Telemundo
Entrants 80
Placements 15
Debuts Kosovo
Withdraws Barbados, Belize, Bulgaria, Guyana, Lebanon, St. Lucia, US Virgin Islands, Zambia
Returns Cayman Islands, Ghana, Guam, Ireland, Netherlands, Sri Lanka, Trinidad & Tobago, Turkey, UK, Vietnam
Winner Dayana Mendoza
 Venezuela
Congeniality Rebeca Moreno
 El Salvador
Best National Costume Gavintra Photijak
 Thailand
Participating Nations and Results in 2008.
Crown Convention Center, Nha Trang. venue for Miss Universe 2008

Miss Universe 2008, the 57th Miss Universe pageant, was held on 14 July 2008 at the Crown Convention Center in the Diamond Bay Resort, Nha Trang, Vietnam. Dayana Mendoza of Venezuela crowned by Riyo Mori of Japan. Eighty contestants competed in this year1 which was broadcast and distributed globally via NBC in English and Telemundo in Spanish to TV outlets in more than 180 countries. The pageant was watched by a live audience of 7,500 and nearly a billion television viewers worldwide.2

This is the first major USA-based television production to take place in Vietnam since the end of the Vietnam War. This is also the first time that the Miss Universe pageant was broadcast in 1080i High-definition. This pageant was held in a contemporary Communist state for the first time as well.

The final presentation show was on July 8, the dress rehearsal on July 13, and the live telecast on July 14. Most activities were held successively in Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Sai Gon), Ha Noi, Da Nang, Hoi An, Ha Long and finally Nha Trang.

Jerry Springer, tabloid talk show host and host of NBC's America's Got Talent, and Melanie Brown, a.k.a. "Scary Spice", member of the UK pop group Spice Girls and host of TLC's The Singing Office, presented this year's competition. Lady Gaga performed her hit single "Just Dance" for the first time in television and for an international audience too.

Results

Placements

Final Results Contestant
Miss Universe 2008
1st runner-up
2nd runner-up
3rd runner-up
4th runner-up
Top 10
Top 15

Final competition scores

Special awards

Award Contestant
Miss Congeniality
Best National Costume

Order of announcements

Judges

Telecast judges

Background music

  • Mika, "Love Today" — background music used for the Opening and Presentation of National Costumes
  • Lady Gaga, "Just Dance" — performed live during the Swimsuit Competition
  • Robin Thicke, "Magic" — background music used during the Evening Gown Competition

Contestants

Country/Territory Contestant Age Height Hometown
Albania Albania Matilda Mecini 19 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) Tirana
Angola Angola Lesliana Pereira3 20 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) M'banza-Kongo
Antigua and Barbuda Antigua & Barbuda Athina James 18 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) St. John's
Argentina Argentina Maria Silvana Belli 19 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) Villa Krause
Aruba Aruba Tracey Nicolaas4 20 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) Oranjestad
Australia Australia Laura Dundovic5 21 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) Sydney
The Bahamas Bahamas Sacha Scott6 19 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) Nassau
Belgium Belgium Alizée Poulicek7 21 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) Huy
Bolivia Bolivia Kate David8 19 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) San Ignacio de Velasco
Brazil Brazil Natálya Anderle9 22 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Encantado
Canada Canada Samantha Tajik10 26 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Richmond Hill
Cayman Islands Cayman Islands Rebecca Parchment11 26 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) West Bay
China China Ziya Wei12 25 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) Chongqing
Colombia Colombia Taliana Vargas13 20 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Santa Marta
Costa Rica Costa Rica María Teresa Rodríguez9 21 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in) Alajuela
Croatia Croatia Snježana Lončarević14 24 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Zagreb
Curaçao Curaçao Jenyfeer Mercelina15 19 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in) Willemstad
Cyprus Cyprus Dimitra Sergiou1617 23 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Limassol
Czech Republic Czech Republic Eliška Bučková18 18 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) Strážnice
Denmark Denmark Marie-Sten Knudsen 18 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) Copenhagen
Dominican Republic Dominican Republic Marianne Cruz 23 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) Salcedo
Ecuador Ecuador Domenica Saporitti19 19 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Guayaquil
Egypt Egypt Yara Naoum2021 20 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) Cairo
El Salvador El Salvador Rebeca Moreno22 22 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) San Salvador
Estonia Estonia Julia Kovaljova 22 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Tallinn
Finland Finland Satu Tuomisto23 21 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) Akaa
France France Laura Tanguy24 20 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) Angers
Georgia (country) Georgia Gvantsa Daraselia 18 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) Tbilisi
Germany Germany Madina Taher25 21 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) Elmshorn
Ghana Ghana Yvette Nsiah26 21 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) Accra
Greece Greece Dionissia Koukiou27 22 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Athens
Guam Guam Siera Robertson28 18 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Yona
Guatemala Guatemala Jennifer Chiong29 25 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in) Quetzaltenango
Honduras Honduras Diana Gabriela Barrasa30 22 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) Tegucigalpa
Hungary Hungary Jázmin Dammak31 24 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Budapest
India India Simran Kaur Mundi32 22 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) Mumbai
Indonesia Indonesia Putri Raemawasti33 21 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) Blitar
Republic of Ireland Ireland Lynn Kelly34 20 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) Dublin
Israel Israel Shunit Faragi35 21 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Kiryat Tiv'on
Italy Italy Claudia Ferraris36 19 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) Bergamo
Jamaica Jamaica April Jackson9 19 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Ocho Ríos
Japan Japan Hiroko Mima37 21 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Tokushima
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Alfina Nassyrova38 20 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Almaty
South Korea Korea Sun Lee39 25 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) Seoul
Kosovo Kosovo Zana Krasniqi4041 19 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in) Prishtina
Malaysia Malaysia Levy Li Sun Lim42 20 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) Terengganu
Mauritius Mauritius Olivia Carey43 19 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) Vacoas
Mexico Mexico Elisa Nájera44 21 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Celaya
Montenegro Montenegro Daša Živković45 19 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Nikšić
Netherlands Netherlands Charlotte Labee46 22 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) Den Haag
New Zealand New Zealand Samantha Powell47 21 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Paraparaumu
Nicaragua Nicaragua Thelma Rodríguez48 19 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Chinandega
Nigeria Nigeria Stephanie Oforka49 20 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Port Harcourt
Norway Norway Mariann Birkedal50 21 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Stavanger
Panama Panama Carolina Dementiev Justavino51 19 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) Panama City
Paraguay Paraguay Giannina Rufinelli52 22 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in) Luque
Peru Peru Karol Castillo53 18 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Trujillo
Philippines Philippines Jennifer Tarol Barrientos54 22 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) San Mateo
Poland Poland Barbara Tatara55 24 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Łódź
Puerto Rico Puerto Rico Ingrid Rivera56 24 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Dorado
Russia Russia Vera Krasova57 20 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Moscow
Serbia Serbia Bojana Borić 21 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Sremska Mitrovica
Singapore Singapore Shenise Wong58 26 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Singapore
Slovakia Slovak Republic Sandra Manáková59 20 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Bratislava
Slovenia Slovenia Anamarija Avbelj60 20 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Lukovica
South Africa South Africa Tansey Coetzee61 23 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) Johannesburg
Spain Spain Claudia Moro62 22 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Madrid
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Aruni Rajapaksha 24 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) Kandy
Switzerland Switzerland Amanda Ammann63 21 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in) Abtwil
Tanzania Tanzania Amanda Ole Sulul64 21 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Arusha
Thailand Thailand Gavintra Photijak51 21 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Nongkhai
Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad & Tobago Anya Ayoung-Chee65 26 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Maraval
Turkey Turkey Sinem Sülün66 19 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Istanbul
Turks and Caicos Islands Turks & Caicos Angelica Lightbourne67 19 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in) Providenciales
United Kingdom UK Lisa Lazarus68 20 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Swansea
Ukraine Ukraine Eleonora Masalab69 19 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Kharkiv
Uruguay Uruguay Paula Díaz70 19 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Ciudad de la Costa
United States USA Crystle Stewart71 26 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) Missouri City
Venezuela Venezuela Dayana Mendoza72 22 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Caracas
Vietnam Vietnam Nguyen Thuy Lam73 20 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) Thái Bình

Notes

Debut

  •  Kosovo - In February 2008, Miss Universe organization president Paula Shugart announced that a Miss Kosovo would compete in Miss Universe 2008 in Vietnam.74 Montenegro and Serbia had already announced that they would boycott the pageant if Kosovo participated. As Vietnam and Kosovo do not have diplomatic relations, the Vietnam government considered disallowing such participation since it opposes Kosovo's independence.75 In the end, Kosovo, Serbia, and Montenegro competed without incident. Kosovo's Zana Krasniqi made it to the finals, finishing sixth place.

Returns

Withdrawals

Replacements

  •  France - Laura Tanguy, Miss Pays de Loire and second runner up to Miss France 2008, replaced Valérie Bègue, who was banned by Miss France organization after suggestive photos appeared in the media shortly after her crowning.77 Her first runner-up, Miss New Caledonia Vahinerii Requillart, decided to not compete in Miss Universe because she wanted to continue studying.78
  •  Russia - Vera Krasova, 2nd runner-up to Miss Russia 2007, replaced Ksenia Sukhinova, who already won Miss World 2008.

Designations

  •  Egypt - Yara Naoum was appointed to represent Egypt. She was the 2nd runner-up in Miss Egypt 2007 national pageant.
  •  Spain - Claudia Moro was appointed as the representative of her country after Patricia Yurena Rodríguez, Miss Spain 2008, couldn't participate because she did not meet the minimum age requirement by the Miss Universe Organization.79 5 years later, Rodríguez would win Miss Spain Universe 2013 and would compete at Miss Universe 2013, placing as 1st runner-up.

Crossovers

Contestants who competed at other beauty pageants:

New crown

For Miss Universe 2008 a new crown was unveiled. The 18k white and yellow gold crown was designed by CAO Fine Jewelry in association with Rosalina Lydster specifically for the event. With over 1,000 precious stones, including 44 carats (8.8 g) of diamonds, the crown has a value of $120,000 (USD). The design of the crown is highly symbolic. Vietnam is symbolized in the yellow gold, representative of the country's healthy economy, and in the crane, with represents the spirit and culture of Vietnam. Other colors stand for inspiration and feeling, while the depicted heart is meant to reflect faith, hope and unity. The curving patterns of the stones are a tribute to every country, reflecting growth. The crown will only be awarded as part of the contest this year, the original Mikimoto design was to be awarded again next year but Diamond Nexus Labs designed the crown instead.838485

Miss USA falls again

Miss USA, Crystle Stewart, slipped and fell down the stairs during the Evening Gown competition. This was the second year in a row that a Miss USA delegate fell during Evening Gown. This is also the first time in pageant history a contestant fell down during the Evening Gown competition in two consecutive pageants, from the same country, or from any country. Miss USA 2007, Rachel Smith, fell during Miss Universe 2007 in Mexico, and received boos after she made the Top Five contestants. After Stewart fell, she encouraged the audience to applaud by clapping her hands.86 She was eliminated after the Evening Gown Competition, finishing in eighth place.

Prizes

Dayana Mendoza receives a prize package which includes cash, a one-year contract promoting Miss Universe, world travel, a rent-free, prestigious New York City apartment, a gift bag stuffed with free designer shoes, dresses and beauty products, a stipend for a 2-year course at the New York Film Academy. Mendoza was spent her year-long reign traveld the world to lecture on humanitarian issues and promote education regarding HIV/AIDS, the official platform of the Miss Universe Organization.878889

International broadcasting

These are some of the networks outside the United States (telecasted on NBC and Telemundo) that showed the 2008 Miss Universe pageant live (or recorded earlier) in their respective countries and territories:

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