Watch out because a NEW Miss Universe is sashaying through!
Miss Philippines, Catriona Gray was crowned the winner of the 2018 Miss Universe pageant last night. The pageant took place in Bangkok, Thailand.
Miss South Africa, Tamaryn Green was crowned first runner-up while Miss Venezuela, Sthefany Sthefany Gutiérrez was crowned second runner-up.
The pageant was hosted by Steve Harvey and Ashley Graham this year and in addition, Ne-Yo hit the stage to perform.
This year was very exciting as it was a first for many! We learned that it was the first time there was an all-female selection committee for the pageant. The committed included fashion designer Mo’nique Lhuillier, Miss Universe 1988 Bui Simon, Miss Universe 1992 Michelle McLean, Women’s March co-founder Janaye Ingram, SWAAY Media founder Iman Oubou, CEO of CulturIntel Lili Gil Valetta and architect Richelle Singson-Michael.
In addition to that, Miss Spain, Angela Ponce became the 1st transgender to compete in the Miss Universe pageant.
Congratulations Miss Philippines!
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