Summarized by Kent Larsen
Osmonds to host Miss America contest
Deseret News 23Feb00 A2
Donny and Marie Osmond will host the upcoming Miss America Pageant in
October for the second year in a row, ABC television and the Miss
America Organization announced on Tuesday. The pair will together
fill the role previously held by a single male host.
Commenting on the show, Donny said, "The thrill of hosting a live
event for a global audience is tremendously exciting." and Marie
added, "You can't help but get caught up in the excitement and
enthusiasm at the pageant."
News reports did not indicate whether Donny alone sings "There she is
. . ." or if the two sing it as a duet.