Top model fashion show contestants are confirmed

23 July 2012

After the whirlwind auditions that took place to cast contestants for the Top Model catwalk show (taking place on August 12th) we can now reveal the 47 countries whose representatives will be walking the runway:

Angola

Brazil

Argentina

Chile

Bahamas

Bosnia & Herzegovina

Hong Kong, China

Austria

Gabon

Cote D’Ivoire

Colombia

Venezuela

Belize

Sweden

Bermuda

Nigeria

Jamaica

India

Ireland

Japan

Philippines

Spain

Trinidad and Tobago

Wales

Mexico

Denmark

Israel

Mongolia

China PR

Kazakhstan

Suriname

Kenya

Lithuania

Sri Lanka

Guadeloupe

England

Thailand

Guatemala

Slovakia

Turkey

Australia

South Sudan

Puerto Rico

Poland

Ukraine

Bulgaria

These lucky participants will be adorned in garments by Chinese luxury cashmere label, ERDOS 1436. (We've been lucky enough to have a preview and the clothes are beautiful beyond words!) The collection and curation of the show has been overseen by fashion authority and Creative Director of the brand, Graeme Black.

The ladies from Angola and Brazil walk the runway

If that doesn’t convince you to tune in for the Miss World fashion extravaganza then nothing will!

The contestants from Chile and Hong Kong, China strike a pose

Stay tuned for more updates from Miss World here in Ordos, China.

Colombia and Poland impressed with their catwalk style

For broadcast details of the final show, please see below (please note that screenings for other territories will be announced soon):

The Miss World final will be broadcast on TV5 in the Philippines on August 18th at 19.30 local time

The Miss World final will be broadcast on Paris Premier in France on August 18th at 13.30 local time

The Miss World final will be broadcast on Televisa in Mexico on August 18th at 07.00 local time

The Miss World final will be broadcast on Star TV in Turkey on August 18th at 17.00 local time

The Miss World final will be broadcast on Zee TV in India on August 18th at 17.00 local time

The Miss World final will be broadcast on Venevision in Venezuela on August 18th at 7.30 local time

The Miss World final will be broadcast on Medcom in Panama on August 18th at 07.00 local time

The Miss World final will be broadcast on RCTI in Indonesia on August 18th at 19.00 local time

The Miss World final will be broadcast on SABC in South Africa on August 18th at 13.30 local time