Bb Pilipinas alumna Krischelle Halili wins Miss Manila 2014

Miss Manila 2014 Krischelle Halili with Gloria Diaz and Manila mayor Erap Esrada and his wife Loi Ejercito-Estrada. Photo from @princessabante

 

Krischelle Halili during the Q&A round (left) and after being crown Miss Manila 2014 with Gloria Diaz and Manila mayor Erap Esrada and his wife Loi Ejercito-Estrada (right). Photos from @princessabante
Krischelle Halili during the Q&A round (left) and after being crown Miss Manila 2014 with Gloria Diaz and Manila mayor Erap Esrada and his wife Loi Ejercito-Estrada (right). Photos from @princessabante

Former Bb Pilipinas candidate Krischelle Halili won the Miss Manila 2014 crown at the finals held June 25th at the Philippine International Convention Center. The 24-year-old medicine student from the University of Santo Tomas bested 49 other candidates to win the top plum.

Before entering med school, Halili finished nursing at the Centro Escolar University in Manila. She joined Bb Pilipinas last March but failed to make it as a Top 15 finalist. Two other Bb Pilipinas alumna made it to the Top 5 – Julian Aurine Flores and Angelia Ong.

The Top 5
The Top 5

Completing the top 5 are:

  • 1st runner-up: 18 Princess Angela Abella
  • 2nd runner-up: 9 Angelia Gabrena Ong
  • 3rd runner-up: 6 Kayesha Clauden Chua
  • 4th runner-up: 7 Julian Aurine Flores
The Top 15
The Top 15

The Top 15 finalists are:

  • 5 Samantha Page Haire
  • 6 Kayesha Clauden Chua
  • 7 Julian Aurine Flores
  • 9 Angelia Gabrena Ong
  • 14 Mharyel Tapia
  • 16 Susanne Stefanowitz
  • 17 Bernadette Paez
  • 18 Princess Angela Abella
  • 19 Alyssa Jasoreno
  • 22 Shyrmain Macasio
  • 25 Krischelle Halili
  • 27 Michelle Abcedre
  • 28 Arielle Tumanut
  • 29 Cheska Laurente
  • 30 Sheila Mae Morales
International beauties. Bea Rose Santiago and Nathalie den Dekker
International beauties. Bea Rose Santiago and Nathalie den Dekker

The panel of judges included Miss International 2013 1st runner-up Nathalie den Dekker, actress Gretchen Barretto, fashion designer Francis Libiran, lensman Raymund Isaac, senator Tito Sotto and Miss Universe 1969 Gloria Diaz among others. Actors Edu Manzano and Derek Ramsey shared the hosting duties together with the reigning Miss International Bea Rose Santiago.

Miss Manila 2014 search, which forms part of the celebration of this year’s Araw ng Maynila, is a joint project between Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada and Viva Group of Companies honcho Vic del Rosario.

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s