So this formalizes the return of Miss Earth in the country for 2016:
“#MissEarth is coming back home to the Philippines. This year’s delegates will experience a country where it’s more fun to be in.
Grand Coronation on October 29 at the Mall of Asia Arena (MOA Arena)
Live Telecast via STAR World
Live Stream via Rappler
Special Telecast on October 30 via ABS-CBN and other TV stations of participating countries
#MissEarth2016: Empowered to Make a Change
See you at the coverages soon! 🙂
Here are more of the ladies who made it as Official Candidates of Miss World Philippines 2016. Some of the photos below are raw images I sourced online. Viva Entertainment announced that there will be an extra day of screening later this week to beef up the number of contenders for this batch. Just the same, there are a few promising faces below who deserve to be part of the group.
Shaina Lalaine Sazon
Shenna Mae Zaldivar
Watch the introductory video of Beauty Queens Parul Shah and Maggie Wilson-Consunji for AXN Asia’s The Amazing Race Season 5.
Do they have what it takes to win the race and pocket US$100,000.00?
courtesy of AXN Asia
The Amazing Race Asia 5 will premiere on the AXN Asia Channel this coming October!
Bb Pilipinas International 2016 Kylie Verzosa
Have you watched and heard Bb. Pilipinas International 2016 Kylie Verzosa read poems? And in deep Filipino at that? Well, Rappler has commissioned our Queen to do a reading of one of the works of poet Joi Barrios – “Kasalo” – for Buwan ng Wika or the annual month-long observance of the Filipino language.
Watch now and tell me if she gave justice to the same. 🙂
courtesy of Rappler
Alaiza Malinao for Elite Model Look Asia Pacific 2016
courtesy of Elite Model Look Asia Pacific
Alaiza Malinao has gone beyond Asia’s Next Top Model and is now gunning for the bigger model search in the region – Elite Model Look Asia-Pacific 2016. And with the backing of some important names in the industry (including the very familiar Ines Ligron), she could be in good hands for this tough competition where the winners will be guaranteed with attractive modeling contracts in Asia-Pacific and even beyond depending on the breaks that will come their way.
Will Alaiza find her true place under the sun here? I certainly hope so because she really wants to do good in this one. Aside from being the Philippine entry, she will have her future locked and sealed in bright hues and hefty contracts if she wins the big one.
Best of luck, Alaiza! 😉
Good luck, Alaiza!
18 girls attended the final screening of Miss World Philippines 2016
On top of the five (5) entries of Aces & Queens – Catriona Gray, Sandra Lemonon, Vinie Camille Dy Quiangco, Arienne Louise Calingo and Ralph Lauren Asuncion
– thirteen (13) more aspirants showed up for the Final Screening of Miss World Philippines 2016 at the B Hotel in Quezon City.
The solid 5 of A&Q – left to right: Ralph Lauren, Vinie Camille, Arienne Louise, Catriona Elisa and Sandra
The names of the other ladies have not been released yet, but I am pretty sure that – with the still underwhelming turnout of additional sign-ups – Viva Entertainment and GMA-7 will take matters into their own hands and make sure that they will still be able to assemble an acceptable number of qualified candidates for this year’s batch.
True, people are asking why go through such lengths if the title is looking like a lock for the most obvious winner. But this is still a beauty pageant search and CQGQ is obliged to come up with a competition that would pass the standards of the Miss World Organization for a title-dedicated national finals. Everything should go through a process. And the likelihood of a surprise candidate or two is still in the clear horizon if you ask me.
Watch out for what will happen next! 🙂
Photo credit: Au Mauricio
Photo credit: Au Mauricio
Cloie Syquia Skarne will definitely be back in Manila for an international beauty pageant as Miss Sweden. She has just been crowned Miss Earth Sweden 2016 and will be taking part in Miss Earth 2016 to be held in the country later this year.
People were expecting the daughter of actor Gabby Concepcion and Jenny Syquia to win the bigger title of Miss Universe Sweden 2016 that would have allowed her to return to Manila for the 65th Miss Universe come January 30, 2017. But this one is the next best thing as she will slug it out for the crown alongside Miss Philippines Earth 2016 Imelda Schweighart.
Congratulations, Cloie! 🙂