InsideEdition.com – Miss Universe has teamed up with Food Network’s Anne Burrell to cook up some tasty treats for the Super Bowl.
Pia Wurtzbach, who has a culinary arts degree, met up with the host of “Worst Cooks In America” at the Grand Hyatt San Francisco where they whipped up a white bean dip and pretzel crusted pork Milanese topped with salad. “I have taken the Super Bowl theme and elevated it,” Burrell said.
The chef, who is judging the PepsiCo Game Day Grub Match cooking competition, showed Wurtzbach how to put the dishes together. “Who says beauty queens can’t eat?” Wurtzbach said as she sampled their creations. Read the full article here.
InsideEdition.com – Inside Edition special correspondent Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach went zip lining in Super Bowl City, an activity area set up in San Francisco.
Before she raced down the line, she said: “I’m not afraid of heights so I think I can handle it.”But were those her famous last words? As she got up to the plank to zip down, she said: “Oh my God I’m so scared, I can’t do it! I’m Miss Universe not Superwoman, but I guess I can be both.”
With a little encouragement from the crowd below, she took off and had a blast doing it. The final preparations are underway inside Levi’s Stadium in San Francisco where Super Bowl 50 will be played on Sunday. Click here to watch the video.
TheStandard.com.ph – Miss Universe 2015 Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach brought cheers to wounded soldiers at the Armed Forces of the Philippines Medical Center (AFPMC) and HIV patients at V. Luna General Hospital in Quezon City during a Charity Day visit on Jan.27.
Accompanied by Bb. Pilipinas Charities, Inc. (BPCI) chairman Stella Marquez Araneta, Wurtzbach shook hands and talked with some 40 soldiers recuperating at Heroes Ward 3A. She offered words of inspiration, asked about their condition and thanked them on their sacrifices to defend the country. Some of the soldiers were so excited and even felt nervous to see in person the Filipina Miss Universe while Wurtzbach seemed to enjoy hearing about their stories. Read the complete article here.
WashingtonPost.com – If you want to get players’ attention at Super Bowl Opening Night, previously known as “Media Day,” it helps to stand out. One way to accomplish that is by wearing a tiara and a sash — and by being Miss Universe.
The folks at “Inside Edition” had the bright idea of hiring Pia Wurtzbach, a.k.a. Miss Universe 2015, to work her way through the chaotic scrum of players, reporters and assorted wacky characters at the NFL’s annual media circus. Hey, the Philippines’ representative at the high-profile pageant clearly aced that event’s Q&A session, so why not have her lob some questions at a few very accommodating athletes? See the full article here.
Mashable.com – The recently crowned Miss Universe struggles to fight off sweet cravings like the rest of us and she is also an avid gamer.
Pia Wurtzbach fielded questions — and cheeky come-ons — for an hour on Twitter. The Filipina beauty talked about home and sang a little bit of Drake’s “Hotline Bling.” Click here to find out more about Miss Universe.