Binibining Pilipinas 2012 Winners –This is it! 3 ladies will be crowned Binibining Pilipinas International, Binibining Pilipinas World, and Binibining Pilipinas Universe.
The winners of Binibining Pilipinas 2012 which will be held on April 15, 2011 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City, will be posted here upon announcement. Show will be hosted by Xian Lim, Georgina Wilson, Venus Raj, and Iza Calzado. We have a coverage right now in Araneta who will keep is updated about the results even before it will be aired over at ABS-CBN. Here are the finalists:
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Binibining Pilipinas 2012 LIVE RESULTS:
Best in National Costume – Nicole Schmitz, Sydney, Australia
7:33 PM - Here’s the stage layout (Thanks to Heath Toladro of Foursquare)
7:47 PM – Too much screaming, overwhelming support for all the 30 candidates. The show hasn’t started yet.
8:00 PM — Binibining Pilipinas 2012 has started with an opening number of the 30 beautiful candidates.
8:06PM — Hosts Venus Raj, Xian Lim, Iza Calzado, and Georgina Wilson step up on the stage with stunning outfits.
Extra — Xian Lim, one of the four hosts tonight, is doing this hosting stint for the first time. Here’s a backstage photo:
8:20 PM — Judges for this years pageant are: US Ambassador Harry Thomas, Phil Younghusband, Richard Gomez, Riza Hontiveros-Baraquiel, Department of Trade & Industry Secretary Cesar Purisima, Precious Lara Quigaman, Nestlé Philippines Inc. Chair and Chief Executive John Martin Miller, and a lot more.
8:34 PM — Swimsuit competition has started. Credits: Missosology
8:37 PM — The fans are screaming wild not just for the candidates, but also for the featured Australian DJ, Callum David.
8:48 PM — Standouts of the first 15 for me. Nicole Schmitz, Patricia Mae Ejercitado, and MJ Lastimosa.
8:52 PM — Goldy Baroa, Candidate #23, almost fell.
9:01 PM — Standouts of the 2nd batch: Golda Soller and Sherlyn Gonzales.
9:05 PM — Coming up next: SPECIAL AWARDS. Crowd are super wild.
9:10 PM — Special Awards:
Best In Swimsuit: Nicole Schmitz (8)
People’s Choice Award: Giselle Angelica Munoz (21)
Binibining Friendship: Chloe Zanardi (25)
Binibining Talent: Katrina Dimaranan (13)
Manila Bulletin Readers’ Choice Award: Roxane Tadique (12)
9:20 PM — Binibining Pilipinas 2012 is now on delayed telecast via ABS-CBN.
9:30 PM — Just after the first gap of the TV telecast, #bbpilipinas2012 officially trending on Twitter at #2.
9:31 PM — Stage cleanup and break, getting ready for evening gown competition.
9:33 PM — Evening gown competition has officially started with Arnel Pineda performing “Heaven”.
9:47 PM — #BBPilipinas2012 now #3 in Twitter WORLDWIDE Trend.
9:52 PM — For the 2nd batch of evening gown competition, Bamboo is performing.
Extra — Here’s your DJ tonight, Callum David, Australian DJ. (Thanks LloydyGaga!)
10:15 PM — Special Awards:
Ms. PAL: MJ Lastimosa (9)
Ms. Avon: MJ Lastimosa (9)
Ms. Photogenic: Karen Galman (1)
Best In Evening Gown: Angelee De los Reyes (26)
10:19 PM — Look who’s trending on Twitter…
10:20PM — Binibining Pilipinas 2012 TOP 12
- Sherlyn Gonzales (30)
- Liezl Alcantara (16)
- Annalie Forbes (29)
- Patricia Lae Ejercitado (7)
- Angelee Claudett delos Reyes (26)
- Mary Jean Lastimosa (9)
- Katrina Jayne Dimaranan (13)
- Janine Mari Tugonon (18)
- Elaine Kay Moll (15)
- Gina Joy Howell (14)
- Nicole Schmitz (8)
- Karen Gallman (1)
10:25 PM — Question & Answer Portion has commenced for the Final 12.
10:41 PM — Question for #16 will be edited for TV. “Happiness” wasn’t pronounced well by the foreign judge.
10:49 PM — Notable answer of #26 Angelee Claudett for the question “How do you show to the whole world that it’s more fun in the Philippines?”: “Standing here in front of you right now is an example of the beautiful people of the Philippines.”
10:51 PM — Analie Forbes #29 got blank. Question is about social media. She was given another chance.
10: 53 PM — Rissa Hontiveros gave her contestant an option to answer either in English or Filipino.
10:58 PM — Notable answer of Karen Gallman #1 for Phil Younghusband’s Question “Can you give us your own definition of defeat and victory?”, “It’s not about winning, it’s about how you fought to win.”
11:13 PM — Our Miss Universe 2011 3rd Runner Up Shamcey Supsup does her final TSUNAMI walk as she is getting ready to pass the crown to the deserving Binibining Pilipinas candidate.
11:21 PM — Titles are changed from Binibining Pilipinas Universe to Miss Universe Philippines, and so on.
11:27 PM — Venus singing an Adele song off-air haha! Georgina on the other hand, is singing “Killing Me Softly”!
11:33 PM –Wow, Iza Calzado is singing “Isang Linggong Pag-Ibig” impromptu. LOL!
11:49 PM — Binibining Pilipinas 2012 Winners
- 2nd Runner-Up — #29 Annalie Forbes
- 1st Runner Up — #15 Elaine Mollie
- Miss International Philippines 2012 — #8 Nicole Schmitz
- Miss Tourism Philippines 2012 — #13 Katrina Dimaranan
- Miss UNIVERSE Philippines 2012 — #18 Janine Tugonon
Thank you everyone for staying up! That’s is for the live blogging of Binibining Pilipinas 2012!