Here are some facts about Miss Universe Philippines 2018 Catriona Gray
Get to know more about Miss Universe Philippines 2018 Catriona Gray with these facts.
Catriona is this year’s representative of the country for the most prestigious beauty pageant in the world.
As early as now, the Bicolana beauty has gained the attention of many because of her performance during the preliminary swimsuit and gown competitions.
Her popularity, indeed, took a higher notch. For those who are her new fans, here are some of the facts about her.
Based on ABS-CBN’s article, Catriona was born in Australia. Her mother, Normita Magnayon, is from Oas town, Albay, while her father is a Scottish-born Australian named Ian Gray.
When she reached the age of 18, she moved to the Philippines. She used the money she earned from modeling to buy her plane ticket.
Catriona first joined and won a beauty pageant (Little Miss Philippines in Sydney) at the very young age of five. At the age of 16, she shot her first commercial.
The Pinay beauty queen has a master’s certificate in Music Theory. She received this from the Berklee College of Music in Boston.
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My first NYFW 😭💛 When I got the call back in Manila I was incredulous, to be flown to NYC to work with @sherrihill – I couldn't believe it, ako ba? Bakit ako? 😂 Thank you @sherrihill for the amazing opportunity and for seeing something in me! ✨🇵🇭🙏💙 And thank you everyone back home who stayed up to 5am to support! Mahal ko kayo sobraaaa 😘 #CatrionaForSherriHill
Catriona won the Miss World Philippines 2016 crown. During the international competition, she was in the top five.
Her charitable endeavors include Paraiso: The Bright Beginnings Project which aims to raise funds for a preschool in Tondo, Manila’s Smokey Mountain, Love Yourself PH which advocates HIV/AIDS awareness and she volunteers as a teacher’s assistant to the students of Young Focus NGO.
Her favorite Filipino food is adobo and she enjoys traveling. Particularly, Palawan is her most favorite place in the Philippines.
The Miss Universe Philippines 2018 is currently in a relationship with Filipino-German actor Clint Bondad. Based on the article, they had been together for five years now.
Keep visiting this site for more updates on Miss Universe 2018. Stay tuned for the live streaming on December 17.