Pia Wurtzbach

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Pia Wurtzbach is a Filipino- German actress and model who was crowned Miss Universe 2015. She was born on September 24, 1989, in Stuttgart, Germany to a German father and Filipino mother. She later moved to Cagayan de Oro, Philippines where she studied kindergarten and primary education. Pia finished her secondary education with the ABS-CBN Distance Learning Center and studied culinary arts at the Center for Asian Culinary Studies in Metro Manila, Philippines. When her parents separated, she became the breadwinner of the family from age 11 by doing modeling and acting.

24 Jan, 2016

Wants to get tested for HIV

Press Conference

As part of her HIV advocacy, Wutzbach says she will be tested for HIV.

The first step is get yourself tested and to let yourself be informed. I have plans of getting tested myself, too. If I take the first step, then maybe others can follow suit. So I hope that they do, they really do.

Pia Wurtzbach plans to get tested for HIV

18 Jan, 2016

Forgives Harvey

Interview

Wurtzbach appears on The Steve Harvey Show titled Miss Universe: The Truth more than a month after the Miss Universe 2015 fiasco. Wurtzbach:

Don’t beat yourself up for this anymore. Come on. Let’s move forward, let’s be happy.

Harvey:

I want some healing to be done. for you and for Miss Colombia. I want that more than anything. So, thank you for coming. I thought you were an absolute class act. Absolute class act.

Miss Universe: Don’t beat yourself up, Steve! || STEVE HARVEY

4 Jan, 2016

First interview as Miss Universe 2015

Interview

Wutzbach officially starts her reign appearing on ABC’s Good Morning America. She talks about the controversial announcement mix-up and her thoughts on sharing the crown.

I think it would be a little bit difficult for two girls to share a crown, but I have high hopes that this will give great opportunities for me and Miss Colombia and the rest of the contestants.

Miss Universe Philippines Speaks Out About Pageant Mix-up

Takes first Miss Universe walk

Interview

Considering the unique circumstances of her victory, Wurtzbach finally takes her long overdue Miss Universe walk on American talk show Live with Kelly and Michael. Kelly:

Pia, you never had the chance to do your walk. You know, the famous walk. Do you want to do your walk for us now.

Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach Interview | Live with Kelly and Michael 2016 Jan. 04

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