Archive | July, 2014

Miss Universe 1997 Brook Lee on Hawaii and Aloha Spirit

29 Jul

Brook talks about why she loves Hawaii, its tourism, the differences between its islands, and what makes Hawaii unique from other island groups. She also explains the “Aloha spirit,” and the power of accepting everyone for who you are; that is a WIN about Hawaii and its people.

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Jennifer Hawkins launches Next Top Model 2014 search in Charlestown Square

29 Jul

It’s been 10 years since Holmesville-raised Hawkins, 30, was crowned Miss Universe, propelling her from Knights cheerleader and aspiring model to beauty queen, face of Myer and businesswoman at the helm of swimwear brand Cozi and tanning brand Jbronze.

She’s also hosting the ninth season of Australia’s Next Top Model, with country-wide auditions for the show kicking off at Charlestown Square on Thursday .

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Miss Bahamas Contestants Revealed at Official Launch

29 Jul

The contestants who will be competing for the titles of Miss Universe Bahamas, were officially revealed at the Miss Bahamas Launch event on July 20 at the John Watling’s Distillery.

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Comic-Con 2014: Teen Wolf – Interview with Shelley Hennig

29 Jul

Ten years ago, Shelley Hennig wa Miss Teen USA. Now she’s the newest series regular on MTV’s “Teen Wolf.”

Hennig was introduced in the third season of “Teen Wolf” as Malia Tate, a were-coyote who spent years trapped in her animal form… and she preferred it that way. For the fourth season, Malia has moved to the forefront as a member of Scott’s pack and as Stiles’ girlfriend.

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Former Miss Universe, Sushmita Sen shoots for her first Bengali film

29 Jul

Former Miss Universe Sushmita Sen is making her comeback on the big screen with a Bengali film titled Nirbaak. She was recently spotted in Kolkata shooting for the film that marke her debut in the Bengali cinema.

Nirbaak is directed by Srijit Mukherjee and is produced by Venkatesh Films. Sushmita will be seen opposite actor Jisshu Sengupta and Ritwick Chakraborty.

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Miss Universe Myanmar 2014 is Crowned

29 Jul

Myanmar on Saturday selected Sharr Htut Eaindra as a representative to compete in the Miss Universe 2014 beauty pageant.

This will be the second time for Myanmar to compete in the beauty pageant in more than 50 years.

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QVC Presents Super Saturday LIVE!

29 Jul

Miss Universe, Gabriela Isler and Miss USA, Nia Sanchez attend QVC Presents Super Saturday LIVE! on July 26, 2014 in Water Mill City.

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Miss USA Nia Sanchez at Sugar Factory

23 Jul

Newly crowned Miss USA Nia Sanchez hosted National Lollipop Day benefiting The Shade Tree at Sugar Factory at Town Square on Sunday. Miss Nevada Teen USA Alexa Taylor joined Sanchez, who ordered banana split crepes. Check it out here.

Nia Sanchez and Alexa Taylor with Banana Split Crepe

Miss USA Nia Sanchez Returns to Vegas with Parties Galore

21 Jul

The Bank Nightclub at the Bellagio welcomed the reigning Miss USA, Nia Sanchez and her friends for the Official Miss USA Ladies’ Night Out party on Friday night. Sanchez and 40 of her friends including MTV’s “Teen Wolf” star and former Miss California Meagan Tandy kicked off the celebration with dinner at Fix Restaurant & Bar at Bellagio.

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Miss USA visits Carson City

17 Jul

Nia Sanchez, the first Nevada nominee to become Miss USA, visited Carson City Wednesday, touring the Capitol and meeting briefly for a photo opportunity with Gov. Brian Sandoval.

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