Who is Pia Wurtzbach?
Pia Wurtzbach is a Filipina-German beauty pageant titleholder, actress, and model who was crowned Miss Universe 2015 on December 20, 2015. She is also the winner of Miss Universe for the third time for the Philippines at the Binibining Pilipinas 2015 pageant on March 15, 2015. Since 2016, she has been serving as a UNAIDS Goodwill Ambassador for Asia & Pacific. She is the perfect combination of beauty and brain.
Full Name: Pia Angela Alonzo Wurtzbach
Age: 30 years old
Date of Birth: September 24, 1989
Birthplace: Stuttgart, Badden-Württemberg, West Germany
Father: Uwe Wurtzbach
Mother: Cheryl Alonzo Tyndall
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Brown
Height: 5 ft. 8 inches
Weight: 52 kg
Boyfriend: Marlon Stockinger
Pia Wurtzbach: Age, Wiki
She was born on September 24, 1989, in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, West Germany. Her full name is Pia Angela Alonzo Wurtzbach and she is currently 30 years old. She is born to a Filipino mother and German father. Her father’s name is Uwe Wurtzbach and her mother’s name is Cheryl Alonzo Tyndall. She has a sister named Sarah Alonzo Wurtbach. She attended Kong Hua School for her kindergarten when her family lived in the Philippines. She completed her primary education at Corpus Christi, in the Northern Mindanao region. She was teased by her classmates during her elementary school since she was too tall comparing other students in the class. She attended the ABS-CBN distance center in Quezon City to complete her secondary education. Also, she studied culinary arts at the Centre for Asian Culinary Studies in San Juan.
Her parents separated in 1998 and she became the family’s breadwinner by going into acting and modeling. She speaks Filipino, English, Cebuano fluently and conversational German.
Pia Wurtzbach: Husband/boyfriend
She is not married yet. However, she is in a long term relationship with Marlon Stockinger. He is a race car driver. The couple met the very first time on Instagram and decided to get to know about each other. She sees Marlon as her future husband. Marlon is the first Filipino to win a formula race in Europe and also has other championship to his name. The pair seems to be spending quality time with each other.
Pia Wurtzbach: Career
At the age of four, she adopted ‘Pia Romero’ as her stage name. She was discovered by Star Magic, ABS-CBN Corporation’s talent agency. She has made her appearances in musicals such as Your Song and ASAP. She has appeared in films such as ‘Lung Ago Na Lang Sana’, ‘All My Life’ and ‘All About Love’.
For pageantry, she took part in the Binibining Pilipinas Pageant three times. She was named the 1st Runner-up in 2013 but only made it to the top 15 in 2014 and the fact that she didn’t go home with the crown caused a controversy. She won the crown in 2015 and she went home with the crown. She was named Miss Universe Philippines and went to compete in the Miss Universe Pageant held in Las Vegas, Nevada in the same year. After pleasing the judges with her answers, she won the Miss Universe title. The host, Steve Harvey, by error, announced Ariadna Gutierrez as the winner. Later, the crown was retrieved from Ariadna Gutierrez and returned to Pia Wurtzbach.
Pia served as the brand ambassador for ‘Avon Teen’ for a period of five years. She also made her appearance in the cover of several prestigious fashion magazines.
She was awarded Star Award in the category New Movie Actress of the Year for ‘Gandarrapiddo! The Revenge Squad’ in 2018.
She has a height of 5 ft. 8 inches and she weighs 52 kg. Pia has black hair and brown eyes. Her body measurement is 36-23-35 inches. Her bra size is 34b and her shoe size is 7(US).
She is one of the highest-paid models. She has an estimated net worth of around $185 million and she has earned that sum of money from her different professional career.