Maria Mika Maxine Medina
Medina in 2017
Maria Mika Maxine Perez Medina
May 9, 1990
|Height||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) |
|Title||Miss Universe Philippines 2016|
|Beauty pageant titleholder|
|Binibining Pilipinas 2016 |
(Winner - Miss Universe Philippines)
Miss Universe 2016
Maria Mika Maxine Perez Medina also known as Maxine Medina is a Filipino designer, actress, model and beauty pageant titleholder. Medina represented the Philippines at the 65th Miss Universe pageant and placed in the Top 6.
Early life and education
Medina was born on May 9, 1990 in Quezon City, Philippines. She obtained a bachelor's degree in interior design from the Philippines School of Interior Design in De La Salle–College of Saint Benilde. Medina is a commercial print ad model and a senior member of Professional Models Association of the Philippines. Dianne Medina is her cousin. Medina is also the niece of former Binibining Pilipinas-Universe 1990 Germelina Padilla.
|2014||Beauty in a Bottle||Atty. Peaches||Quantum Films/ Skylight Films/ ABS-CBN Film Productions, Inc.|
|2017||Spirit of the Glass 2: The Haunted||Lisette||OctoArts Films/ T-Rex Entertainment|
|2018||Kusina Kings||Baby Girl||Star Cinema|
|2018||Hanggang Saan||Atty. Georgette Sandiego||ABS-CBN|
|It's Showtime||Miss Q and A guest judge|
|Swak na Swak||Herself/guest co-host|
|Ipaglaban Mo: Abogada||Trina|
|Precious Hearts Romances Presents: Los Bastardos||Isay|
Binibining Pilipinas 2016
Medina joined Binibining Pilipinas 2016 on April 17, 2016 held at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City, where she was crowned as Miss Universe Philippines 2016. She succeeded outgoing Miss Universe Philippines 2015 and Miss Universe 2015, Pia Wurtzbach.
Miss Universe 2016
Medina represented the Philippines at the Miss Universe 2016, and ended as Top 10 - 10th Place. With this, the Philippines placed in the semifinals for the seventh consecutive year and it placed in Top 10 for the second year
- By Request – Women. Professional Models Association of the Philippines.
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- "Binibining Pilipinas 2016 - Pageant Planet". www.pageantplanet.com. Retrieved 2019-02-27.
|Awards and achievements|
| Miss Universe Philippines