Miss USA 2013: Miss Connecticut Erin Brady won the pageant in Las Vegas!
Miss Connecticut USA Erin Brady won Miss USA 2013. The 25-year old loves to bowl and has special talent for cooking. She is now trending on Twitter! Erin is from East Hampton, Conn and works as an accountant. She received a degree in finance at central Connecticut state university. She intends to become advocate for children of addicts as she herself had struggled with problem of alcoholism in her family.
Miss Alabama USA emerged as first runner-up amongst the 51 Miss USA contestants. During the two hour longer contest the group became eventually smaller with the pageant pros and answering questions. The contestants who made up to top15 include delegates from Nevada, Connecticut, Alabama, California, Maryland, Illinois, Utah, North Carolina and West Virginia.
The pageant was held in Vegas; actress Wendie Malick, fashion designer Betsey Johnson judged this contest.
Libell Duran also participated as Miss New Jersey USA; the contest also had TV host Christina Milan and reality celeb NeNe Leakes. Unfortunately she did not end up in top 15 contestants. The 22-year old wasn’t the only one connection from New Jersey, other’s included jersey shore alumnus Pauly D. the co-host of the show Nick Jonas performed with Jonas brothers.
The final competitors were announced at the very start of the show this past week.
Nan Meriwether was crowned Miss USA before Brady won tonight. Meriwether took this title when Olivia Culpo advanced to win the title of Miss USA tonight. Both the competitions were held under Miss Universe organization headed by Donald Trump. Olivia declared the next Miss Universe competition will be held at Moscow in November this year.
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