Photo Flash: Christie Brinkley, Heidi Klum & More Celebrate 50th Anniversary of SPORTS ILLUSTRATED Swimsuit Edition
Kate Upton, Heidi Klum, and Chrissy Teigen were among the beautiful women who appeared at the 50th Anniversary of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Party, held Tuesday night, January 14th in Hollywood. Below, check out photos from the event!
NBC and Time Inc. recently announced that they will present a two-hour TV special celebrating the 50th anniversary of Sports Illustrated's swimsuit franchise - one of the most hotly-anticipated annual fixtures in American pop culture. Entitled "Sports Illustrated Swimsuit: 50 Years of Beautiful," the show is set to air on NBC, Monday, Feb. 3 (9 p.m. ET/PT).
Former swimsuit cover model and "Project Runway" star Heidi Klum will host the special, with feature appearances from fellow swimsuit icons including Tyra Banks, Christie Brinkley, Kathy Ireland, Marisa Miller, Kate Upton and more of the most celebrated models in franchise history. Musical guests performing on the show include Grammy Award-winning, chart-topping artists Enrique Iglesias, Lady Antebellum, the Fray, John Legend and Tim McGRaw. Additional stars and featured appearances will be announced in the coming weeks.
Sports Illustrated Swimsuit: 50 Years of Beautiful" will indulge viewers in the storied HISTORY of the franchise, with behind-the-scenes footage and photography from the exotic cover shoots and back stories from the most loved and recognizable swimsuit models on the planet. All of this will culminate in a countdown of the top 10 SI swimsuit covers of all time.
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