New Miss California Tami Farrell speaks out (video)


Now that Carrie Prejean has lost her crown, the new Miss California USA, Tami Farrell, and the pageant’s executive director, Keith Lewis, speak out about the controversy.

Pageant officials said Wednesday that Prejean was fired because of continued breach of contract issues— specifically for lending her famous face to other organizations without getting clearance from her handlers.

The TODAY Show’s Matt Lauer spoke with Farrell about the pic controversy and her readiness to take over the crown.