Mariel de Leon - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Mariel de Leon


LOOK: Mariel de Leon walks for Kim Kardashian West's Skims

Feb 06, 2020 - 5:00 PM

'I’m glad that what was perceived as something negative about me to many people was the very thing that got me here,' she says

Mariel de Leon signs with New York-based modeling agency

May 31, 2019 - 7:30 AM

Mariel is now part of True Model Management's roster of talents

Mariel de Leon doesn't plan on hiding her unpopular opinions

Aug 06, 2018 - 5:51 PM

The former beauty queen says that growing up, she always had her own views different from others

Pageants are fun but...

Mar 24, 2018 - 5:15 PM

It's okay to support a candidate but putting another candidate down, criticizing a queen harshly, or bashing them online is a different story

Bb Pilipinas Parade in Cubao. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

LOOK: Mariel de Leon, Catriona Gray meet before pageant night

Mar 17, 2018 - 11:15 PM

(UPDATED) 'Sisters have each other's backs,' Mariel says after her meeting with Catriona

12 Bb Pilipinas titleholders who entered showbiz

Mar 17, 2018 - 7:00 PM

These beauty queens have dipped themselves into the world of show business

Bb Pilipinas queens defend Mariel de Leon on 'scripted' remark

Mar 13, 2018 - 9:26 PM

Katarina Rodriguez, Elizabeth Clenci appeal to fans to stop bashing Mariel over the 'scripted' remark towards Catriona Gray

What’s Next for the 2017 Bb Pilipinas Queens?

Mar 12, 2018 - 9:01 PM

Just days before Bb Pilipinas 2018 coronation night, Rappler contributor Voltaire Tayag catches up with the 2017 queens on what's next after crowning their successors

WATCH: Christopher de Leon and daughter Mariel spearhead an outreach program in Marawi

Mar 08, 2018 - 5:32 PM

The father and daughter lead the distribution of basic goods in Bito Bua Bi Itoa

Entertainment newsmakers of 2017

Jan 02, 2018 - 8:00 PM

John Lloyd and Ellen, Miss Universe, Anne Curtis' wedding, K-pop highs and lows, and sexual harassment allegations are among the top entertainment headlines for 2017

The year in pageants: The glitz and glam of the 2017 pageant queens

Jan 01, 2018 - 4:01 PM

The Philippines is still a powerhouse in the world of pageantry

The search is on for Bb Pilipinas 2018

Dec 21, 2017 - 5:01 PM

Do you have what it takes to be one of the 6 titleholders?

5 fun facts about the Coco Martin movie 'Ang Panday'

Dec 19, 2017 - 6:24 PM

The character popularized by Fernando Poe Jr returns to the big screen, starring Coco Martin

Mariel de Leon 'no regrets' over tweet on Mocha Uson appointment

Dec 12, 2017 - 9:00 PM

Mariel says she was just expressing her opinion

Binibini Send Off for Liz Clinci, Mariel de Leon and Nelda Ibe

How Coco Martin fueled, financed his passions in 'Ang Panday'

Dec 05, 2017 - 7:45 PM

'Ang Panday' is Coco's first movie as director and producer

WATCH: 'Ang Panday' trailer merges human and fantasy worlds

Dec 01, 2017 - 2:34 PM

Coco Martin is Flavio III, the new savior of mankind

Mariel de Leon criticizes website for made-up story about her

Nov 26, 2017 - 3:16 PM

'Don’t you guys have anything better to do? Mag move on nga kayo,' Mariel tweets

Indonesia's Kevin Lilliana wins Miss International 2017

Nov 14, 2017 - 6:25 PM

(UPDATED) Kevin Lilliana succeeds Kylie Verzosa of the Philippines

FULL LIST: Winners, Miss International 2017

Nov 14, 2017 - 6:16 PM

Kevin Lilliana of Indonesia is Miss International 2017

Philippines' Mariel de Leon's Miss International 2017 journey ends

Nov 14, 2017 - 5:04 PM

(2nd UPDATE) Watch Mariel thank her family and supporters on her Miss International journey in this video by our pageant correspondent, Voltaire Tayag

LOOK: Mariel de Leon's evening gown for Miss International 2017

Nov 14, 2017 - 4:10 PM

Mariel's gown is by Cebu designer Cary Santiago

EVENING GOWN. Mariel wears a Cary Santiago for the Miss International 2017 competition. All screengrabs from Miss International

READ: Kylie Verzosa's final message as Miss International 2016

Nov 14, 2017 - 4:07 PM

'To the next Miss International, may you prove to be the best version of yourself during your reign,' says Kylie to her successor

LOOK: Mariel de Leon's swimsuit in Miss International 2017

Nov 14, 2017 - 3:30 PM

Mariel wears a swimsuit designed by Mikee Andrei

Screengrab from Miss International

LOOK: Mariel de Leon's national costume for Miss International 2017

Nov 14, 2017 - 2:50 PM

See Mariel's modern take on the terno, designed by Cary Santiago

Predictions: Who will win Miss International 2017?

Nov 14, 2017 - 10:33 AM

Pageant writer Voltaire Tayag gives his thoughts on the upcoming competition that can change pageant history

WATCH: Mariel de Leon performs 'Phantom of the Opera' song

Nov 13, 2017 - 1:47 PM

Mariel sings 'Music of the Night' during an event for Miss International 2017

The question of a back-to-back win in Miss International

Nov 11, 2017 - 2:00 PM

Will the Philippines make history this 2017?

Kylie Verzosa joins Coco Martin's 'Ang Panday'

Nov 09, 2017 - 2:39 PM

Kylie joins Binibining Pilipinas International 2017 Mariel de Leon

Mariel de Leon departs for Japan to compete in Miss International 2017

Oct 25, 2017 - 3:29 PM

'I hope you continue to support me all throughout the Miss International journey,' says Mariel

Celebs speak out on depression, mental health awareness

Oct 06, 2017 - 3:46 PM

(UPDATED) Alden Richards, Mariel de Leon, Kisses Delavin, Khalil Ramos, and more give their thoughts on the issue of mental health after Joey de Leon's careless remarks

Mariel de Leon on Miss International 2017 and working with Coco Martin in 'Ang Panday'

Sep 11, 2017 - 4:57 PM

Being a queen does not stop this beauty from saying what she thinks

PANOORIN: Pag-awit ni Mariel De Leon ng 'Ang Maya'

Aug 12, 2017 - 6:09 PM

Inawit ni Binibining Pilipinas International Mariel de Leon 2017 ang Ang Maya para sa Buwan ng Wika

Bb Pilipinas 2017 queens speak with injured soldiers at AFP Medical Center

Jul 26, 2017 - 5:12 PM

The Binibining Pilipinas 2017 queens and BPCI Chairwoman Stella Araneta visit wounded soldiers at the AFP hospital

Mariel de Leon to star opposite Coco Martin in 'Ang Panday'

Jul 05, 2017 - 12:52 AM

Ang Panday which is also directed by Coco Martin is an entry in the 2017 Metro Manila Film Festival

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, May 8-14, 2017

May 14, 2017 - 2:29 PM

Must watch videos from this week

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May 11, 2017 - 9:19 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Ana Arceo

Undeserving? Mocha Uson has this to say to Mariel de Leon

May 11, 2017 - 4:05 PM

2ND UPDATE The new PCOO assistant secretary responds to criticism from Bb Pilipinas International 2017

Bb Pilipinas 2017 winners review: Modern beauty queens

May 08, 2017 - 7:50 PM

Here s a look at the newly crowned 2017 Bb Pilipinas queens and a review of how they performed on coronation night

Miss International 2016 Kylie Verzosa's advice for 2017 Bb PH queens

May 03, 2017 - 2:03 PM

Kylie also shares what qualities she saw in Mariel de Leon that make her fit for the title of Miss International Philippines 2017

8 fun facts: Meet Bb Pilipinas International 2017 Mariel de Leon

May 02, 2017 - 11:14 PM

Meet Kylie Verzosa s Miss International Philippines successor

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Bb Pilipinas 2017: A new chapter of titleholders

May 01, 2017 - 5:33 PM

Pageant blogger Norman Tinio weighs in on 2017 s new set of queens

2017 QUEENS. Meet the 2017 Bb Pilpinas queens. From left -Krista Guelos, Nelda Ibe, Elizabeth Clenci, Mariel de Leon, Rachel Peters, Chanel Thomas, Katarina Rodriguez, and Charmaine Elima.  Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Tim Yap apologizes for Bb Pilipinas tweet

May 01, 2017 - 4:41 PM

Some of the girls don’t look like they come from the provinces they represent Tim tweets during the Binibining Pilipinas 2017 coronation night

More Bb Pilipinas 2017 predictions: Who will win a crown?

Apr 28, 2017 - 6:30 PM

Pageant blogger Norman Tinio predicts which ladies will be crowned at Binibining Pilipinas 2017

You may recognize these 3 Bb Pilipinas candidates

Mar 24, 2017 - 6:39 PM

Mariel de Leon Katarina Rodriguez and Chanel Olive Thomas share why they joined Binibining Pilipinas 2017

Bb Pilipinas 2017: Meet the returning candidates

Mar 23, 2017 - 10:08 PM

Contributor Voltaire Tayag gives a rundown of the ladies who are vying for the title one more time

IN PHOTOS: Meet the 40 Bb Pilipinas 2017 candidates

Mar 01, 2017 - 2:38 PM

The ladies are competing for 6 titles to represent the Philippines

Joyce Burton-Titular's Bb Pilipinas top picks

Apr 11, 2013 - 4:34 PM

Former Bb Pilipinas Universe and now beauty pageant expert Joyce Burton Titular shares her top picks for the Bb Pilipinas 2013 crown

PARADE OF BEAUTIES. Charmaine Elima at the Parade of Beauties on April 6, Araneta Center, Cubao. Photo by Edric Chen