Hillarie Danielle Parungao is Miss World Philippines 2015. Photo from the Miss World Philippines' website
MANILA - Twenty-four-year-old model Hillarie Danielle Parungao was named Miss World Philippines 2015 on Sunday at The Theater at Solaire.
She will be the Philippines' representative to the Miss World pageant in China on December.
Completing the winners are Emma Mary Tiglao, who was named the 4th Princess; Vanessa Wright, named the 3rd Princess; Mia Howell, the 2nd Princess; and Cassandra Naidas, the 1st Princess.
Aside from winning the crown, Parungao also earned nine special awards, namely Best in Sports Challenge, Best in Fashion Runway, Best in Swimsuit, Best in Gown, Miss Zen Institute, Miss Technomarine, Miss Phoenix Petroleum, Miss Solaire and Miss Figlia.
Here is the complete list of winners:
Best in Talent: Mia Howell, Avonlea Paraiso and Vianca Marcelo
Most Unique Talent: Jannie Alipoon and Emma Tiglao
Best in Sports Challenge: Hillarie Parungao
Best in Fashion Runway: Hillarie Parungao
Best in Swimsuit: Hillarie Parungao
Best in Gown: Hillarie Parungao
Miss Friendship: Christelle Abello
Miss Photogenic: Emma Tiglao
Miss Zen Institute: Hillarie Parungao
Miss Fila: Mia Howell
Miss Technomarine: Hillarie Parungao
Miss Solaire: Hillarie Parungao
Miss Jazzy France: Vanessa Wright
Miss Figlia: Hillarie Parungao
Miss Bench: Cassandra Naidas
Miss PAL: Emma Tiglao
Miss Phoenix Petroleum: Hillarie Parungao
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The pageant was hosted by Gwendoline Ruais, Tim Yap and Iya Villania.
The judges were Ben Chan, Miguel Zubiri, Cris Albert, Fernando Carrillo, Celine Matias, Joey Abacan, Flint Richardson, Franchesca Tan, Vic Alcuaz, Col. Ricardo Nolasco, Dr. Mary Jane Torres, Luis Chavit Singson and Miss World 2013 Megan Young.