Pia Wurtzbach gets 4 million Instagram followers


Posted at Mar 06 2017 02:26 PM | Updated as of Mar 06 2017 02:27 PM

MANILA – Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach has reached another social media milestone after getting four million followers on Instagram, surpassing even some of the country’s biggest stars.

Over the weekend, Wurtzbach posted a photo showing her ecstatic face with the caption: “I don’t remember why I was so happy in this photo but I do know why I’m happy now. Four million strong and counting! Maraming salamat po.”

At 4 million, Wurtzbach’s Instagram account (@piawurtzbach) now has more followers than the pages of local celebrities Nadine Lustre (@nadzlustre, 3.5 million), Kim Chiu (@chinitaprincess, 3.3 million), Julia Barretto (@juliabarretto, 3.3 million), James Reid (@jaye.wolf, 3.1 million), Janella Salvador (@superjanella, 2.9 million) and Enrique Gil (@enriquegil17, 2.2 million).

Some of the country’s most followed personalities on Instagram today include Anne Curtis (@annecurtissmith, 6.6 million), Liza Soberano (@lizasoberano, 5 million), Kathryn Bernardo (@bernardokath, 4.8 million) and Vice Ganda (@praybeytbenjamin, 4.4 million).

Wurtzbach is the third Miss Universe winner from the Philippines.