Via press release: Univision’s highly anticipated beauty reality competition “Nuestra Belleza Latina” returns for a larger-than-life fifth season premiere on Sunday, March 6. Emotions run high as new contestants battle it out for the coveted crown and the chance to win $250,000 in cash and prizes. She will also receive a one-year contract with Univision Network, following in the footsteps of the four previous winners who today are household names in Hispanic America. This year’s runner-up will also be awarded a contract with Univision Network.
“Nuestra Belleza Latina,” hosted by Univision personality Giselle Blondet, will feature harder-than-ever challenges that will try contestants to the very end as they demonstrate that being beautiful is more than having a pretty face.
With a panel of judges that have dominated the beauty pageants for the past 3 consecutive year’s pageant legend Osmel Sousa, former Miss Universe Lupita Jones return to this year’s program to show why they are considered the best in the industry. Once again joining them is heartthrob sensation Julian Gil, one of the stars of the hit telenovela “Eva Luna.” Representing 15 countries in Latin America and 16 States in the U.S., a total of 89 contestants will compete during the premiere with the hope of becoming one of the 12 finalists selected for the competition.