Miss Earth 2008

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Miss Earth 2008
Miss Earth 2008, Karla Henry
Miss Earth 2008
Date November 9, 2008
Presenters Billy Crawford, Priscilla Meirelles, Riza Santos
Venue Philippines Clark Expo Amphitheater, Angeles City, Pampanga
Broadcaster ABS-CBN, Studio 23, The Filipino Channel
Entrants 85
Placements 16
Debuts Bhutan, Congo DR, Guam, Luxembourg, Malta, Rwanda, Scotland, Serbia, South Sudan
Withdraws Belize, Cameroon, Denmark, Fiji, Guatemala, Iceland, Hong Kong, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Nepal, Niue, Norway, Paraguay, Sierra Leone, St. Lucia, Tibet, Trinidad & Tobago, Ukraine, U.S. Virgin Islands, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Returns Greece, Honduras, Hungary, Jamaica, Kosovo, Pakistan, Panama, Russia, Tahiti, Turkey
Winner Karla Henry
 Philippines
Congeniality Andrea Leon Janzso
 Ecuador
Best National Costume Shassia Ubillús
 Panama
Photogenic Karla Henry
 Philippines

Miss Earth 2008, the 8th edition of Miss Earth pageant, was held on November 9, 2008 at the Clark Expo Amphitheater in Angeles City, Pampanga, Philippines.[1][2] Eighty-five delegates arrived from October 19, 2008 in the Philippines. The pageant was broadcast live via ABS-CBN and coverage since on Studio 23 in the Philippines and to many countries worldwide via Star World, The Filipino Channel and other partner networks.[3]

At the conclusion of the final night of the competition, outgoing titleholder Miss Earth 2007, Jessica Trisko from Canada crowned her successor Karla Henry from the Philippines.[4] The pageant was hosted by Billy Crawford, international singer and actor from the film Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist,[5] Miss Earth 2004 winner Priscilla Meirelles, and Miss Earth Canada 2006 Riza Santos.[6][7]

Results[edit]

The following is the list of the results of Miss Earth 2008:[8]

Countries and territories that sent delegates and results.

Placements[edit]

Final Results Contestant
Miss Earth 2008
Miss Earth - Air 2008
Miss Earth - Water 2008
Miss Earth - Fire 2008
Finalists
Semi-finalists

Special awards[edit]

The following special awards were officially awarded during the grand coronation night:[9]