Archive | April, 2013

Janine, Shamcey, and Venus Reunite in Mag Cover

30 Apr

For the first time, beauty queens Janine Tugonon, Shamcey Supsup and Venus Raj appear together on the cover of a magazine.Check it out.

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Miss Universe Ghana, Gifty Oforon, Donates to Pupils

25 Apr

The reigning Miss Universe Ghana, Gifty Oforon, embarked on a reading and colouring exercise at the Adamorebe Anglican Basic School, in the Greater Accra Region in Ghana.Read more here.8651214167_bf8be5c3ff_z

Alyssa Campanella’s latest Hotbot Kia Motors Commerical

23 Apr

Check out Alyssa Campanella, Miss USA 2011, in the latest Kia Motors Commercial!

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Olivia Culpo Shows off NBC Summer Style

23 Apr

Miss Universe attends the NBCUniversal Summer Press Day 2013 held at Langham Huntington Hotel and Spa in Los Angeles on 22 April 2013 in a short sapphire blue dress. Check out more photos here.

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Miss Universe and Miss USA Chinese Laundry Appearance

22 Apr

Allie Leggett, Nana Meriwether, Olivia Culpo, and Gracie Sapp attends the Chinese Laundry Presents: Miss Universe, Olivia Culpo and Miss USA, Nana Meriwether at Dillards on April 20, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Olivia Culpo Named ‘Madrina’ of the Latino Commission on AIDS

22 Apr

Miss Universe 2012, was recognized as this year’s Madrina of the Latino Commission on AIDS in a media reception at Melibea Restaurant in New York City where she invited all to attend the upcoming Cielo Latino gala, the largest fundraiser for Latino AIDS initiatives in the US to be held May 17th at Cipriani Wall Street. Read more here.

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Nana Meriwether: Boston Heroes Show ‘American Spirit

19 Apr

On April 15, everyday citizens become heroes when they helped those injured in the bombings at the Boston Marathon. Talking about the tragic event, Miss USA Nana Meriwether told Hollywood Life how glad she is to live in a country full of heroes. Check out the interview here.

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Ariella Arida is crowned Miss Universe Philippines 2013

15 Apr

The 24-year-old Ariella Arida brought home the crown last night at the culmination of the 50th year of Bb. Pilipinas at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Cubao and will represent the Philippines in this year’s Miss Universe pageant. Congrats! Learn more here.

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Shorty Interview with Miss Teen USA

15 Apr

Sree Sreenivasan interviews Shorty Awards charity presenter Miss Teen USA Logan West at the Shorty Awards.

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Miss Michigan USA puts the spotlight on MRKH

11 Apr

Jacyln Schultz, 24, found out what was going on inside her body when she was about 15 years old. “I failed to menstruate… they first thought it was because I was so tall and thin and athletic,” said Schultz. But after she turned 15, doctors were concerned and decided to do an MRI. That’s when they found out she had Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome or MRKH. The condition– MRKH– caused Jaclyn to be born without a uterus.
About 1 in 4,500 women have it and at 15 it was tough for her to handle. Jaclyn has now turned her MRKH from a weakness to a strength. Read more here.

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