Valerie Weigmann: the new Miss World Philippines

TV host Valerie Weigman bagged the Miss World 2014 Philippines title Sunday night at the Manila Diamond Hotel, Roxas Blvd., Manila. A commercial model, Weigmann, captivated the hearts of the judges and the millions of Filipinos who were glued on their television screen.

Weigman, of Albay province, described herself in her FB account as Filipino, German and Danish descent, has also captured numerous awards like the Best in Long Gown, Best in Fasion Runway and Best in Swimsuit.

The 214 Miss World Philippines is popularly known for her stint in Pinoy Big Brother: Teen Edition Plus and as one of the hosts of noontime show Eat Bulaga. She co-owns Manila’s first German-Turkish restaurant named “bamm”, located at The Collective, Makati City.

Other winners were Lorraine Kendrickson, First Princess; Nelda Ibe, Second Princess; Nicole Donesa, Third Princess; and Rachel Peters, Fourth Princess.

The commercial model and tv host was also selected as Miss Solaire, Miss Filia, Miss Jesi Mendez, Miss Reducin, Miss Olay, Miss Bench, Miss Camarines Sur, Miss Hana and Miss Blue Water Day Spa.

She’ll compete this December in London for the Miss World Crown.