Zendaya Will Judge 95th Miss America Pageant

The judging panel for Miss America just got a little more star-studded.

Zendaya has signed on to judge the 95th anniversary of the pageant, PEOPLE confirms exclusively.

Brett Eldredge Is Judging the 2016 Miss America Competition

There he is – the first celebrity judge of the 2016 Miss America competition.

Brett Eldredge is one of seven judges who will choose which of 52 women representing their home states and territories will bring home the crown, PEOPLE confirms exclusively.

Former Miss New York Takes Match.com to Court to Find Out Who's Stealing Her Identity

Don’t get too excited if your online dating profile gets a wink from former Miss New York.

It’s not actually Meaghan Jarensky who, by the way, has already found love. The two-time Miss New York USA winner, 36, is being impersonated online – and filed papers against Match.com to find out the impostor behind her fake profile, the New York Post reported.

Former Miss America and Actress Mary Ann Mobley Dies at 77

Mary Ann Mobley – Mississippi’s first Miss America who went on to become an actress and a devoted humanitarian – died Tuesday at her home in Beverly Hills. She was 77.

Miss America Kira Kazantsev Responds to Sorority Hazing Allegations

Another year, another Miss America controversy.

Reports have surfaced on Jezebel that Miss America 2015, Kira Kazantsev, was kicked out of her Hofstra University sorority, Alpha Phi, for abusive hazing in April 2013.

Miss America Didn't Even Realize Domestic Violence 'Was Happening to Me'

Although Miss America Kira Kazantsev chose to be playful during the talent portion of last weekend’s competition with her red-cup rendition of Pharrell’s “Happy,” her platform is strictly all business.

5 Things to Know About the New Miss America, Kira Kazantsev

There she is, Miss America.

Miss New York Kira Kazantsev came out on top Sunday night, taking home the beauty pageant’s tiara after showcasing her beauty, brains and very hip talent.

Here are five things to know about the 23-year-old stunner:

Twitter Reacts to the Miss America Pageant

Kira Kazantsev won Sunday’s 2014 Miss America Pageant in Atlantic City, marking the third year in a row that the crown went to a New Yorker.

As might be expected, the glitzy pageantry of Miss America lends itself to some colorful peanut-gallery commentary, and Twitter did not disappoint Sunday.

Here are some examples from the Twittersphere.

Jimmy Kimmel was apparently impressed with the seriousness of the lines of questioning during the show.

Miss New York Kira Kazantsev Crowned Miss America

Miss New York Kira Kazantsev has been named the new Miss America, marking the third year in a row that a contestant from her state has walked away with the crown in the nationally televised pageant.

Kazantsev received the crown Sunday night at Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall from outgoing Miss America – and also Miss New York – Nina Davuluri, who was the first Miss American of Indian heritage.

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