Miss Universe 2015, Pia Wurtzbach has been a big item for the press the past months after Steve Harvey, host of the recently concluded Ms. Universe, announced the wrong winner. PR stunt or not, it definitely made Pia Wurtzbach the most talked about Miss Universe title holder to date.
Pia Wurtzbach, a Proud Kagayanon
The newly crowned Ms. Universe 2015 Pia Angela Alonzo Wurtzbach was born in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany in September 24, 1989. She spent her formative years in Iligan City, her mother’s hometown and in Cagayan de Oro where she attended kindergarten at Kong Hua School and majority of her primary school at Corpus Christi School in Macasandig.
Pia’s Humble Beginning as a Child Actress
Pia started modeling and acting at the age of 11, who was once professionally known as Pia Romero. She was also launched as one of the faces of Star Magic Batch 11 together with Bea Alonzo at the age of 14. On the same year she top-billed K2BU, a teen-oriented show, and have also appeared on ABS-CBN shows such as ASAP, Your Song, Bora and Sa Piling Mo.
Before the Miss Universe 2015 Crown
She joined Binibing Pilipinas thrice where she hold the title as 1st Runner up in 2013, Top 15 in 2014 and Binibing Pilipinas Universe in 2015.
At the present, aside from her Miss Universe duty, she is a stylist, a makeup artist and a beauty writer for 2bU, an Inquirer Lifestyle section.
Here are some of Miss Universe 2015, Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach’s notable interviews:
Pia Wurtzbach, Miss Universe 2015 on Extra
Miss Universe Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach Reacts to Pageant Win on E! News Now
Pia Wurtzbach, Miss Universe 2015’s Apartment in New York
Pia Wurtzbach, Miss Universe 2015 on Entertainment Tonight
Miss Universe 2015 Interview on CNN
Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach Sits Down with Arthur Kade – Behind the Velvet Rope
Miss Universe 2015 Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach – LIVE with Kelly and Michael
Miss Universe 2015 Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach on Kababayan Today with G Tongi
Miss Universe 2015 on Good Morning America