Michelle Dee waging Miss World Philippines

September 16, 2019
Michelle Dee

ANG 20-year-old model at Kapuso actress na si Michelle Dee ang itinanghal na 2019 Miss World Philippines sa ginanap na coronation night sa Big Dome (Araneta Coliseum) last Sunday, September 15, 2019.  Si Michelle ay isa sa dalawang anak ng estranged couple na sina Melanie Marquez (1979 Miss International) at  ang businessman at dating actor na si Derek Dee.  Pinsan naman ni Michelle ang kapwa niya Kapuso actress na si Winwyn Marquez (Teresita Ssen Lacsamana Marquez) na siyang itinanghal na kauna-unahang Filipina na naging Reina Hispanicoamericana  in 2017 na ginanap sa Sta. Cruz, Bolivia.

Michelle who bested 39 other candidates sa grand coronation night ng Miss World Philippines will be representing the Philippines sa 69th  Miss World pageant na gaganapin sa ExCel London, in London, England on December 14, 2019.

Bukod kay Michelle, dalawa pang Kapuso talents ang kinoronahan last Sunday evening, sina Kelley Day at Isabelle de Leon who won Miss Eco Philippines 2019 and Miss Multinational Philippines 2019, respectively.

Ang iba pang winners ay sina Katrina Llegado na siyang nanalong Reina Hispanicoamericano Filipinas 2019, Glyssa Perez – Miss Philippines Tourism 2019, Vanessa Mae Walters – Miss Eco teen Philippines 2019 habang ang mga runners-up ay sina Shannon Kerver – 1st Princess at Casie Banks – 2nd Princess.

Ang special awards winners ay sina Glyssa Leiana Perez – Beauty with a Purpose, Sheila Marie Reyes – Miss Talent, Michelle Dee – Sports, Multi-Media – Aura Shaznay, Beach Beauty – Vanessa Mae Walters, Vanessa Llegado – Top Model, Michelle Thorlund and Shannon Christine Kerver – Charity, Vanessa Mae Walters – Best in Swimsuit, Michelle Dee – Miss Bench, Kelley Day – Miss Big Chill, Michelle Thorlund – Miss CAD Smile, Michelle Dee – Miss Myra, Michelle dee and Cassie Banks  – Miss BlueWater Day Spa, Michelle Dee and Kelley Day – Best Skin by Cathy Valenciano Advanced Skin Clinic

Bukod sa Miss World Philippines crown, limang special awards ang naiuwi ni Michelle.

Ang grand coronation night ng Miss World Philippines was hosted by two former beauty queens na sina Winwyn Marquez  at Laura Lehmann, ang actor na si Edgar Allan Guzman at actor-TV host na  si Victor Basa.