Born in Queensland, Australia to a Scottish father and a Filipino mother, Catriona Elisa Magnayon Gray is the fourth beauty queen from the Philippines and also a Filipino-Australian model and singer who was crowned Miss Universe. She is also the first beauty queen from the Philippines to represent the country in both Miss World and Miss Universe pageants. She was crowned Miss World Philippines in 2016 and made it to the top 5 in the international competition. Not wanting to give up, she signed up with Binibining Pilipinas, the organization that sends the Philippine representative to the 2018 Miss Universe pageant, and won that title.
NYFW as seen by Catriona Gray
How does a Miss Universe spend her Fashion Week in New York?
Miss Universe Beauty Pageant
The Miss Universe beauty pageant, which was founded as a competitor to Miss World, has been in existence since 1952 and the winner of the pageant holds the title of “Miss Universe” for one year.