Live on ABC Sunday, September 14 at 9PM (EST)
Linwood, NJ – The Miss America Organization is excited to announce the return of final night Host Chris Harrison and Co-Host Lara Spencer for the 2015 Miss America Competition! Both hosts have helped to create a memorable event in the past and we are excited to have them back.
Chris Harrison has had quite an extraordinary career in television. From covering local sports in Oklahoma City to venturing into the field of entertainment television, Chris has brought his charm, charisma, and experience to the screen when hosting many of television’s top series and events. Chris hosted HGTV’s Designer’s Challenge, ABC’s The Bachelor, The Bachelorette, and The Bachelor Paradise. He has also had the opportunity to host and co-host several national events on ABC, including The 2010 Scripps National Spelling Bee, the2008 American Music Awards Red Carpet Live!, and Road to the 60th Primetime Emmy® Awards.
Lara Spencer, co-anchor of ABC News’ Emmy® Award-winning morning program Good Morning America, is returning to the Miss America competition as co-host for the second consecutive year. Spencer has been the co-host for ABC’s award-winning Good Morning America since April 2014. In addition to her esteemed career as a journalist, Spencer is a New York Times bestselling author of I Brake for Yard Sales and forthcoming Flea Market Fabulous (Sept. 16 2014) and the creator and executive producer of Flea Market Flip on HGTV. Spencer graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Pennsylvania State University where she attended on a full athletic scholarship for springboard and platform diving and was named an All-American athlete her senior year. She is married and has two children, Duff and Kate.
On Sunday, September 14, these two remarkable hosts will continue to make Miss America history as they present the 2015 Miss America Competition Live on ABC. The Miss America Organization is thrilled to have such a talented and charmed team return for this grand event.