Let Filipinos around the world cheer for Celeste Cortesi, Miss Universe Philippines, as she takes on the biggest competition of her life. Catch our own nominees who also won the crown of Miss PLDT Home at the world’s most prestigious and highly anticipated pageant on January 15, 2022 at 9am Philippine Time. prize.
Miss Universe celebrates the “unique beauty” of each queen. This includes being their best and most beautiful selves by proudly representing their roots and culture and supporting meaningful advocacy in hopes of making an impact in the world. Through Miss Universe, we aim to empower women around the world to embody the spirit of charity and reveal a better, stronger version.
Miss Universe Philippines 2022 Celeste Cortesi effortlessly embodies a beautiful queen inside and out. A Filipino-Italian model and ambassador for the PLDT Home, she protects and protects the country’s indigenous peoples and culture, as well as being a strong advocate for women’s education.
A family woman, Cortesi speaks of her deep care and love for her family.
“My mother always wanted me to enter Miss Universe. She has always been very supportive of me. She’s my strength,” Cortesi told reporters a few months before the Miss Universe pageant.
Representing Pasay City, Cortesi was named Miss Universe Philippines last April after Beatriz Luigi Gomez. She also won Miss Photogenic of the Night and Best in Swimsuit among her other special awards.
After her victory, Cortesi has since been exposed to more workshops and training sessions as part of her journey to the bigger stage. ) and has fully prepared for the journey to the Miss Universe crown.
However, Celeste admitted that the road to the big stage was understandably met with challenges. I was more than prepared.
“I am connected to my mother in Italy through the many social platforms available. She keeps me updated on my daily activities and whereabouts,” said the 25-year-old model. “I am so grateful to have a good internet connection as I can video call from Italy with my mother, sister and best friend without interruption. can be checked.”
Ahead of Miss Universe, Cortesi is currently in New Orleans, Louisiana and has been making headlines with her gorgeous looks ever since she posted them on social media. She has starred in another, with Miss Universe 2012 Olivia Culpo and Emmy Award-winning TV personality Jeannie Mai She Jenkins as host, and Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray and entertainment host Zuri Hall as behind-the-scenes commentators. Expect to witness a star-studded event.
With family, friends, fellow queens, and the rest of the Filipinos behind this young and determined queen, Cortesi aims to succeed India’s Harnaz Sandu and take home the Philippines’ fifth Miss Universe crown. increase. She was ready, but for now, she said, it all depends on faith.
“My life story is still being written. Every day is a new page in the script. I hope my story gets more exciting.”