via press release:
‘THE VOICE’ TO CLOSE OUT FIFTH SEASON AND DECLARE WINNER DEC. 17
Newest Champ to Be Announced the Day Following Two-Hour Live Performance Episode
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. — Oct. 29, 2013 — NBC’s Emmy Award-winning musical competition series “The Voice” will close out its current fifth season with a pair of two-hour live telecasts on Dec. 16-17.
The Dec. 16 telecast (8-10 p.m. ET/PT) will be the artists’ final performance episode of the season that can be judged by voters. An episode of the holiday series “The Sing-Off,” which premieres Dec. 9, will follow “The Voice” at 10 p.m.
On Dec. 17 (9-11 p.m.) a winner will be chosen and named the Voice.
“The Voice” is a presentation of Mark Burnett’s One Three Inc., Talpa Media USA Inc. and Warner Horizon Television. The series was created by John de Mol, who executive produces along with Burnett, Audrey Morrissey, Stijn Bakkers and Lee Metzger.