It is again another celebratory moment for Filipinos worldwide as Filipina Actress Teresita ‘WynWyn’ Marquez emerged as winner of the first Reina Hispanoamericana Crown for the Philippines on Saturday, November 4. (Sunday morning, November 5 in Manila).
Wyn Wyn is the niece of Miss International 1979: Melanie Marquez, a Kapuso Actress and she’s 25 years old. She’s the First Filipina to join the prestigious pageant and the first ever Reina Hispanoamericana crown for the Philippines. Winwyn was crowned by Reina Hispanoamericana 2016 Maria Camila Soleibe of Colombia, during the pageant held in Sta Cruz, Bolivia.
Newly-crowned Marquez could not but be grateful for the immense support she received from Filipinos here and abroad throughout the competition.
Below are the other winners:
- Curazao – Virreina Hispanoamericana
- Brazil – 1st runner up
- Venezuela – 2nd runner up
- Mexico – 3rd runner up
- Bolivia – 4th runner up
Apart from giving us our first Reina Hispanoamericana win, Winwyn also gave the Philippines a back-to-back victory this weekend, following Karen Ibasco’s crown as Miss Earth.