Miss Universe 2014
Miss Universe 2014 Paulina Vega will crown the winner at the end of the ceremony Getty

The 64th annual Miss Universe beauty pageant has begun at Planet Hollywood Resort in Las Vegas. The three-hour programme will end with the coronation ceremony in which a contestant will be crowned Miss Universe 2015 by last year's title holder, Paulina Vega of Colombia.

This year's hosts are Emmy winner Steve Harvey and Rush Hour 2 actress Roselyn Sanchez. Emmy Award-nominated actress Niecy Nash, celebrity entertainment mogul Perez Hilton, 2012 Miss Universe Olivia Culpo and football legend Emmitt Smith will be part of the panel of judges for the event.

Where to watch live online

The ceremony can be viewed live online on the official website of the Miss Universe Organization. For live updates of the show, keep an eye on their Facebook page. Twitter updates can be followed on @MissUniverse. Viewers can also share their best moments with #MissUniverse. For more videos and feeds watch the pageant's YouTube channel.