Maxine Medina

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Maria Mika Maxine Medina
Maxine Medina.jpg
Medina in 2017
Born (1990-05-10) 10 May 1990 (age 28)
Quezon City, Philippines
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) [1]
Title Miss Universe Philippines 2016
Beauty pageant titleholder
Hair color Black
Eye color Brown
Binibining Pilipinas 2016
(Winner - Miss Universe Philippines)
Miss Universe 2016
(Top 6)

Maxine Medina (May 10, 1990) is a Filipino designer, actress, model and beauty pageant titleholder. Medina represented the Philippines at the 65th Miss Universe pageant.

Early life and education[edit]

Medina was born in Quezon City, Philippines.[2] 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.[3] Dianne Medina is her cousin.[4] Medina is also the niece of former Binibining Pilipinas-Universe 1990 Germelina Padilla.



  • Beauty in a Bottle (2014) - Atty. Peaches (special participation)
  • Spirit of the Glass 2: The Haunted (2017) - Lisette
  • Kusina Kings (2018) -


  • Hanggang Saan (2018) - Atty. Georgette Sandiego (supporting cast)


Binibining Pilipinas 2016[edit]

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.[3][4]

Miss Universe 2016[edit]

Medina represented the Philippines at the Miss Universe 2016, and placed in the Top 6. With this, the Philippines placed in the semifinals for the seventh consecutive year.[3]


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  2. ^ "Maxene Medina hopes for a back-to-back Miss Universe win". ABS-CBN Corporation. April 18, 2015. Retrieved January 23, 2017. 
  3. ^ a b c Tan, Lara (July 28, 2016). "Know more about Miss Universe Philippines 2016 Maxine Medina". CNN Philippines. Retrieved January 22, 2017. 
  4. ^ a b Dabu, Bianca Rose (April 22, 2016). "Get to know Binibining Pilipinas-Universe 2016 Maxine Medina". GMA News Online. Retrieved January 22, 2017. 

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Pia Wurtzbach
Miss Universe Philippines
Succeeded by
Rachel Peters