Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach


IN PHOTOS: Inside Jollibee's 1,000th store

Jul 03, 2017 - 8:15 PM

Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach joins Jollibee executives at the blessing and ribbon cutting ceremony of the fast food giant s 1 000th store

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Pia Wurtzbach at Bb Pilipinas 2017 coronation night

May 01, 2017 - 1:41 AM

Miss Universe 2015 hosts the big night

WATCH: Pia Wurtzbach surprises Miss Universe fans at ticketing booth

Feb 03, 2017 - 8:02 PM

These fans reactions are priceless

'INCOGNITO.' Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach surprises fans at a ticketing booth days before she crowned her successor. Screengrab from Facebook/piantastic

LOOK: Pia Wurtzbach's last photoshoot as Miss Universe

Jan 07, 2017 - 8:39 PM

UPDATED Pia wears the iconic Mikimoto crown for one of the outfits at her last photoshoot

LOOK: Pia Wurtzbach celebrates birthday in Manila

Sep 24, 2016 - 7:19 PM

Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach is back home to celebrate her 27th birthday with her fans

HAPPY BIRTHDAY. Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach celebrates her birthday with her fans and her former trainer Jonas Gaffud. Screengrab from Instagram/jonasofmercator

PHLPost to issue Pia Wurtzbach stamps

Apr 10, 2016 - 11:45 AM

Pia joins Manny Pacquiao Gloria Diaz Margie Moran and Megan Young as the latest living legend to have her own stamp

Miss Universe, Pia Wurtzbach, and the beautiful Filipino accent

Jan 27, 2016 - 4:02 PM

Thanks to Pia I realize our own neutral accent is just as beautiful and unique writes Bayani S Cruz

ALL SMILES. Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach of the Philippines at her homecoming parade in Manila. Photo by Francis Malasig/EPA

Beauty queens on PH as pageant powerhouse

Jan 26, 2016 - 5:19 PM

It s very good that we are finally getting the recognition that I think we deserve says Pia Wurtzbach

Miss Universe president Paula Shugart on Filipino fans

Jan 25, 2016 - 9:45 PM

The greatest Miss Universe fans in the world are here in the Philippines says Paula who s in the country with Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach

Paula, Pia, and Bb Pilipinas Charities chairperson Stella Araneta. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

IEC opens in Cebu, US blizzard, Miss Universe homecoming | 12PM wRap

Jan 25, 2016 - 12:10 PM

Watch the 12PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

WATCH: Pia Wurtzbach defends answer on US military presence in PH

Jan 24, 2016 - 10:11 PM

Pia explains why she would stick to her controversial answer during the pageant despite the criticism

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

See Paolo Ballesteros' makeup transformation of Pia Wurtzbach

Jan 21, 2016 - 12:08 PM

Plus see Paolo transform into Miss Colombia and Miss USA

WATCH: Pia Wurtzbach gets her Miss Universe walk

Jan 05, 2016 - 12:22 AM

Pia also shares how she felt about the mix up on coronation night and what she s been doing since she was crowned

10 social media stories that caught your attention in 2015

Jan 04, 2016 - 11:28 AM

BinayBwisitsUPLB PrayForJollibee AlDub and MissUniverse2015 are some of the most read Rappler social media stories in 2015

Colombian apologizes over video of burning Pia Wurtzbach effigy

Jan 03, 2016 - 2:27 PM

The Colombian also takes down the viral video plus his photos of the Pia Wurtzbach and Steve Harvey effigies

EFFIGIES. The man who posted the viral video of Colombians burning the effigies of Pia Wurtzbach and Steve Harvey apologizes. Burning the effigies of controversial personalities from the previous year is a tradition in Latin American countries. Screengrab from Twitter/MeridianoWeb

See Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach as a doll

Dec 28, 2015 - 4:30 PM

Check out Ian Mendajar and Oscar Antonio s Pia dolls

Tongue-in-cheek, Miss Universe host says 'Merry Easter'

Dec 26, 2015 - 11:18 PM

Host Steve Harvey pokes fun at himself following the high profile fiasco

Komentar Justin Bieber, Tyra Banks, dan Josh Groban soal Miss Universe 2015

Dec 22, 2015 - 11:15 AM

Tyra Banks memberikan selamat pada Pia

CELEBS REACT. Justin Bieber, Tyra Banks, and Josh Groban react to Miss Universe 2015. Photos by Mike Nelson/Paul Buck/EPA, screengrab from Instagram/tyrabanks

'Our queen still Miss Universe' – Colombian president

Dec 21, 2015 - 11:44 PM

Colombian president Juan Manuel Santos reacts after the crown was taken from Miss Colombia 2015 due to an announcement mix up

MISS COLOMBIA. Ariadna Gutierrez only wore the Miss Universe crown for a few minutes before the winner's announcement was corrected. Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP

3 lessons learned from Pia Wurtzbach's Miss Universe victory

Dec 21, 2015 - 11:14 PM

Never settle when you can dream bigger is one lesson in life that Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach knows too well

PIA WURTZBACH. The Philippines' candidate is Miss Universe 2015. Photo courtesy of HO/The Miss Universe Organization

PH stars react to Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach's win

Dec 21, 2015 - 4:41 PM

Ruffa Gutierrez Maxene Magalona Gab Valenciano and more react to Pia s Miss Universe 2015 win

LOCAL CELEBS. Pauleen Luna, Piolo Pascual, and Ruffa Guttierrez are just some of the celebrities who have posted on social media about Pia Wurtzbach's Miss Universe win. Screengrab from Instagram/pauleenluna, Photos by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

WATCH: Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach's triumphant winning moment

Dec 21, 2015 - 2:13 PM

Amid a mix up that initially has Miss Colombia mistakenly crowned Miss Universe Miss Philippines Pia Wurtzbach gracefully takes the crown

What happened? Netizens chime in on #MissUniverse2015 mix-up

Dec 21, 2015 - 1:41 PM

Well that was interesting

Miss Universe 2015 predictions: Who will win the crown?

Dec 20, 2015 - 3:07 PM

Pageant blogger Norman Tinio tells us Miss Universe Philippines Pia Wurtzbach s chances of winning

Miss Universe PH 2015 Pia Wurtzbach asks #AlDub fans: Support me

Dec 19, 2015 - 6:30 PM

Pia posts a photo of herself doing the pabebe wave

PABEBE WAVE. Miss Universe Philippines calls on AlDub fans to vote for her at the Miss Universe 2015 finals. Screengrab from Instagram/piawurtzbach

IN PHOTOS: Miss PH Pia Wurtzbach at Miss Universe preliminaries

Dec 17, 2015 - 1:01 PM

Pia gets loud cheers and pulls of her evening gown despite the controversy over it

Photo recap: Miss Universe 2015 preliminary competition

Dec 17, 2015 - 12:55 PM

See colorful photos from the swimsuit and evening gown competitions