South Africa's Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters wins Miss Universe 2017 (Via Philstar)

Miss Universe 2017 Q&A: Miss South Africa Demi Leigh Wins+

South Africa's Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters wins Miss Universe 2017 (Via Philstar)

The 66th Miss Universe just wrapped up and many have already posted their “‘wag muna magpaparlor statuses” because Miss Philippines Rachel Peters didn’t make the top 5. Geez, gay people have other professions too, you know. Anyway, like last year and the year before that, Amiciness transcribed all the Q and A from the most awaited pageant in the universe as accurately as possible. I thank you.


Miss Universe Top 5 Q&A

The 92 candidates of the 2017 Miss Universe (the highest attendance in the pageant’s history) were whittled down to the Top 16 for the swimsuit round, down to the Top 10 for the evening gown round, and to the Top 5 for the all-important Q&A. The last 5 standing were: South Africa, Venezuela, Thailand, Jamaica and Colombia. Here’s how they answered the Q&A:

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The Miss Earth 2017 coronation night stage at the SM Mall of Asia Arena, Philippines (Facebook/MissEarth)

Miss Earth 2017 Q&A: Miss Philippines Karen Ibasco Wins+

The Miss Earth 2017 coronation night stage at the SM Mall of Asia Arena, Philippines (Facebook/MissEarth)

The Miss Earth Organization has crowned the new Miss Earth 2017! The Philippines wins its 3rd Miss Earth crown in just 4 years, for a total of 4 Miss Earth victories since the pageant started. That’s quite the extraordinary feat in the beauty pageant world. It seems like it all came down to the round dreaded by the candidates, but much-loved by pageant fans worldwide: the final Q&A.

The new Miss Earth 2017 (Facebook, MissEarth)
The new Miss Earth 2017 (Facebook/MissEarth)

Check out the Top 4 girls’ answers to the final Q&A and the rest of the Miss Earth 2017 results after the cut:


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Maureen, Shikin and Tu, the final 3, in the Asia's Next Top Model Cycle 5 finale

The Girl Who Finishes With A Bang: Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 5 Finale3

Maureen, Shikin and Tu, the final 3, in the Asia's Next Top Model Cycle 5 finale

Tonight, we’re finally finding out who will be Asia’s Next Top Model. Will Maureen from the Philippines finally bring the crown to the country? Will Shikin win it for Malaysia for the second time? Or will Tu, the first Vietnamese finalist, go all the way to the top? Who will become Asia’s. Next. Top. Model. The Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 5 Finale airs tonight 9 P.M. on STAR World. Follow Amiciness on Twitter (@amiciness) for live updates as the show airs. You could also check this page for a recap of the episode. 🙌

The finale episode title is The Girl Who Finishes With A Bang. Hmm… “bang.” Get it? 😉


If you haven’t seen the previous episode, check out my Episode 12 recap.

The Girl Who Sees The Light: Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 5 Episode 12 Recap

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Tu’s Asia’s Next Top Model Portfolio So Far+

Tu from Vietnam is the first ever representative from her country to reach the Asia’s Next Top Model finale. She has won 2 first call-outs this cycle. Will she put #VietnamOnTop?

My Favorite Photo: Subaru Road Trip/50’s theme (Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 5 Episode 12)

My Least Favorite Photo: Runaway Model (Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 5 Episode 1)

Also, check out Shikin‘s and Maureen‘s Asia’s Next Top Model portfolios so far.


Who will become Asia’s Next Top Model? Don’t miss the exciting Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 5 finale this Wednesday 9 P.M. on STAR World. Follow Amiciness on Twitter (@amiciness) for live updates as the finale airs.


What do YOU think? Is Tu Asia’s Next Top Model?

Shikin’s Asia’s Next Top Model Portfolio So Far+

Shikin from Malaysia brings her country to the Asia’s Next Top Model finale once again. She has won 2 first call-outs this cycle and became the new face of Zalora and the latest Subaru ambassador. Will she put #MalaysiaOnTop?

My Favorite Photo: Model on the Move (Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 5 Episode 4)

My Least Favorite Photo: Runaway Model (Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 5 Episode 1)

Also, check out Maureen‘s and Tu‘s Asia’s Next Top Model portfolios so far.


Who will become Asia’s Next Top Model? Don’t miss the exciting Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 5 finale this Wednesday 9 P.M. on STAR World. Follow Amiciness on Twitter (@amiciness) for live updates as the finale airs.


What do YOU think? Is Shikin Asia’s Next Top Model?