- Miss Philippines, Catriona Grey, was crowned the 2018 Miss Universe winner.
- She is a 24-year-old with a Master’s in music theory.
- The competition aired live on Fox Sunday night from Bangkok, Thailand.
Catriona Grey, Miss Philippines, was named the 2018 Miss Universe Sunday night.
The 24-year-old from Albay, Bicol, was one of 94 contestants competing for the title in Bangkok, Thailand in a competition that aired live on Fox.
The new Miss Universe has a Master’s in music theory and volunteers as a teacher’s assistant to students of non-governmental organisation Young Focus. She also serves as an HIV/AIDS advocate at Love Yourself PH, an organisation that provides HIV testing, education, and prevention.
Miss South Africa, Tamaryn Green, was crowned first runner-up.
The 2017 winner, Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, from South Africa, crowned the new Miss Universe.
Watch the crowning below.
Miss Universe 2018 is… PHILIPPINES! pic.twitter.com/r2BkN8JpXh
— Miss Universe (@MissUniverse) December 17, 2018
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