Mutya ng Pilipinas 2016 was recently held on Saturday at the Newport Performing Arts Theater in Resorts World Manila, Pasay City. During the coronation, thirty-eight ladies competed for the grand titles.
Five lovely ladies were crowned for the grand titles of Mutya ng PIlipinas 2016.
Filipino-Indian college student Ganiel Akrisha Krishnan was crowned Mutya ng Pilipinas-Asia Pacific International, while Justin Mae San Jose, who hails from Occidental Mindoro, won the title of Mutya ng Pilipinas-Tourism International.
Michelle Thorlund, representing California, was named Mutya ng Pilpinas-Overseas Communities, with Mutya ng Central Luzon Ashley Nicole Singh and Mutya ng Melbourne Lynette Bradford finishing second and first runners-up, respectively.
Meanwhile, Special awards was also given to Mutya ng Pilipinas 2016 candidates.
Best In Evening Gown
Best In Terno
Ashley Nicole Singh
Hannah’s Mutya ng Pilipinas
Rianne Charlotte Kalaw
Mags’ Mutya ng Pilipinas
Ganiel Akrisha Krishnan
Cynas’ Mutya ng Pilipinas
Jannie Loudette Alipo-on
The pageant was hosted by Arci Muñoz, Richard Gutierrez, and Bela Padilla. The panel of judges included television host and model Diana Meneses, Resorts World Manila Operations Officer Stephen James Riley, columnist Tessa Prieto-Valdez, and Mexican ambassador Julio Camarena Villaseñor, among others.