Stella Araneta - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Stella Araneta


LOOK BACK: Beauty queens who've become Filipinas at heart

Dec 07, 2019 - 2:00 PM

These foreign beauty queens captured the Filipino hearts during – and even after – their respective reigns

Bb Pilipinas 2017 queens speak with injured soldiers at AFP Medical Center

Jul 26, 2017 - 5:12 PM

The Binibining Pilipinas 2017 queens and BPCI Chairwoman Stella Araneta visit wounded soldiers at the AFP hospital

Pia Wurtzbach writes about Stella Araneta; appeals to stop cyberbullying against her

May 17, 2016 - 12:46 PM

So you see the person that trusted me to compete is from Colombia So why the hate? Pia writes on Instagram

Beauty queens on PH as pageant powerhouse

Jan 26, 2016 - 5:19 PM

It s very good that we are finally getting the recognition that I think we deserve says Pia Wurtzbach

Stella Araneta on Miss U:' I'm Colombian but I would choose Philippines'

Jan 01, 2016 - 10:39 AM

The former beauty queen says she has poured her heart and soul into Bb Pilipinas which she has chaired since 1964

Miss Universe takes social media by storm

Feb 03, 2015 - 10:25 PM

Social media use may make pageant lovers grow increasingly fixated on two screens during pageants: the TV screen for viewing the pageant and a second smaller screen for reacting online to the proceedings

TOP 5. Ladies from Colombia, Jamaica, Ukraine, the Netherlands, and the USA. Photo by Timothy A. Clary/AFP

Bb Pilipinas releases statement on Stella Araneta, PH designers

Jan 30, 2015 - 1:30 PM

The statement says that Stella is open to the creations and designs of these brilliant Filipino talents

 Photo by Timothy A. Clary/AFP

WATCH: MJ Lastimosa on Stella Araneta, national costume controversy

Jan 29, 2015 - 5:18 PM

I m confidently beautiful and I know that whatever I wear I m gonna look beautiful on that stage says MJ

Thoughts on MJ Lastimosa's Miss Universe gowns

Jan 27, 2015 - 9:33 PM

One pageant fan s thoughts on MJ Lastimosa s controversial evening gown and national costume both by Colombian designer Alfredo Barraza

 Photo by Timothy A. Clary/AFP

See the photos: Bb Pilipinas Talent Show 2014

Feb 14, 2014 - 9:21 PM

Traditional dance a power number or two – it was an afternoon to remember See the pictures now

SONG AND DANCE. 12 ladies out of the Bb Pilipinas top 40 candidates showed off their skills to the waiting crowd. Photo by Mark Cristino / Rappler

Bb Pilipinas candidates make press debut

Mar 19, 2013 - 5:14 PM

The 50 gorgeous Binibining Pilipinas candidates have been presented to the press Who among them will be the next Miss Universe Philippines?

SWIMSUIT-SEXY. The 50 Binibining Pilipinas candidates show off their sexy bods during the press presentation. All photos by Manman Dejeto

EXCLUSIVE: Jonas Gaffud — The man behind the beauty queens

Dec 08, 2012 - 2:51 PM

Meet the man who discovered and re discovered the ladies who would all be Miss Philippines Universe

DRIVEN BY PASSION. In the process of training future beauty queens, Jonas Gaffud is indirectly helping their families. All photos by Pia Ranada