Precious Lara Quigaman-Alcaraz
Precious Lara San Agustin Quigaman
January 3, 1983
|Height||5 ft 5.5 in (1.66 m)|
|Title|| Binibining Pilipinas International 2005 |
Miss International 2005
|Beauty pageant titleholder|
|Eye color||Dark Brown|
| Binibining Pilipinas 2001 |
Binibining Pilipinas 2005
(Winner – Binibining Pilipinas International 2005)
Miss International 2005
(Best in National Costume)
Precious Lara San Agustin Quigaman-Alcaraz (born January 3, 1983) is a Filipino actress, multi-product endorser and beauty queen who won the Miss International 2005 beauty pageant held in Tokyo, Japan.She is the fourth Filipino to have won the crown, after Gemma Cruz in 1964, Aurora Pijuan in 1970, and Melanie Marquez in 1979. Prior to winning Miss International, Quigaman joined Binibining Pilipinas twice, first in 2001 and last in 2005. The latter ultimately earned her the title of Binibining Pilipinas International.
Based in Bristol, United Kingdom, Quigaman is the eldest of four children of Nelson Quigaman of Ligao City in the province of Albay and Princesita San Agustin, a registered nurse. She grew up in Biñan, Laguna, and eventually Bahrain, where her father worked. After five years, she returned to Biñan and finished high school at La Consolacion College. Before moving to Bahrain, she studied for a semester at the University of Santo Tomas in Manila. In England, she attended South Gloucestershire and Stroud College, originally called Filton College where she studied Media Production and Communication.
Quigaman got engaged to her longtime boyfriend, Marco Alcaraz in 2010 and got married in a civil ceremony on January 1, 2011 in Vancouver, Canada. Got married again on July 8, 2012 in a Christian wedding ceremony that was held at the Hacienda Isabela in Tagaytay City.
She gave birth to a seven-pound baby boy on November 10, 12:52 a.m. via cesarean section at the Asian Hospital and Medical Center in Alabang, Muntinlupa.
Quigaman is a Born-again Christian and was criticized by netizens after several of her Instagram post were taken to oppose Pope Francis visiting the country.
|2021||Maalaala Mo Kaya: TV||Evelyn Alcantara||Kapamilya Channel & A2Z|
|2019–2020||The Killer Bride||Alicia "Alice" Montero-Dela Torre / Bella Donna||ABS-CBN|
|2019||SEA Games 2019 Opening Ceremony||Muse / Malaysia Delegation|
|Ipaglaban Mo: Nanay||Carina Sevilla|
|Wansapanataym: Mr. CUTEpido||Onang|
|Ipaglaban Mo: Hazing||Helen|
|2017||Love is...||Angela||GMA Network|
|Maalaala Mo Kaya: Bandila||Gracia||ABS-CBN|
|Ipaglaban Mo: Dukot||Elsa|
|Maalaala Mo Kaya: Rehab Center||Baby|
|2016||Till I Met You||Lorraine Dee|
|Magpahanggang Wakas||Gina Meyers|
|Maalaala Mo Kaya: Radyo||Erlinda|
|A1 Ko Sa 'Yo||Herself|
|Wansapanataym: Candy's Crush||Pinky Balane||ABS-CBN|
|Ipaglaban Mo: Kabataan||Andrew's Mother|
|My Super D||Mikaelas|
|Maalaala Mo Kaya: Pasa||Mila|
|All of Me||Vicente's mother|
|2015||Maalaala Mo Kaya: Gasa||Jennifer|
|You're My Home||Veronica "Roni" Tesnado|
|Ipaglaban Mo: Nagkunwaring Baliw||April|
|Maalaala Mo Kaya: Bracelet||Alma|
|Ipaglaban Mo: Akin Ang Anak Mo||Trining|
|2014||It's Showtime||Guest Hurado|
|Pinoy Beauty Queen Academy||Judge||GMA News TV|
|Luv U||Lisa Domingo||ABS-CBN|
|Hawak Kamay||Sophia Bustos-Agustin|
|Sana Bukas pa ang Kahapon||Jasmine Ruiz-Buenavista|
|Ipaglaban Mo: Hindi Ko Sinasadya, Yaya||Ella|
|Moon of Desire||Mia Ricafrente|
|Sarap Diva||Herself/Guest||GMA Network|
|Maalaala Mo Kaya: Seashells||Lani||ABS-CBN|
|2013||Juan Dela Cruz||Queen Nerea|
|Maalaala Mo Kaya: Alitaptap||Brian's mother|
|Little Champ||Helen Caballero|
|Kahit Konting Pagtingin||Olga|
|2012||Maalaala Mo Kaya: Flyers||Young Auring|
|It's Showtime||Guest Hurado|
|Wansapanataym: Sandy And The Super Sandok||Isay|
|Princess and I||Queen Isabel|
|2011||Maalaala Mo Kaya: Manok||Analina||ABS-CBN|
|Wansapanataym: OMG, Oh My Ghost||Claire Delgado|
|Wansapanataym: Dirty Larry||Lisa|
|Binibining Pilipinas 2011||Co-Host|
|Pablo S. Gomez's: Mutya||Cordelia Sardenas|
|Precious Hearts Romances Presents: Impostor||Monique Benitez|
|Maalaala Mo Kaya: Diploma||Rima|
|2009–2010||May Bukas Pa||Selda Sta. Maria|
|Maalaala Mo Kaya: Kandila||Laila|
|Kung Fu Kids||Shen Li Liang|
|2007||That's My Doc||Greta|
|Princess Sarah||Sarah's mother|
|Your Song: Salamat||Darlene|
|Maalaala Mo Kaya: Diary||Darlene|
|2006||Encantadia: Pag-Ibig Hanggang Wakas||Adult Cassandra||GMA Network|
|2005||Binibining Pilipinas 2005||Herself/Contestant/Binibining Pilipinas-International 2005|
|2020||Happy Times||Kim's mother||Reality Entertainment|
|2013||Kung Fu Divas||Charlotte's adoptive sister||Star Cinema, Reality Entertainment, The O&Co. Picture Factory|
|2012||The Healing||Lian||Star Cinema|
|2011||Enteng Ng Ina Mo||Ina Berde||Star Cinema, M-Zet Productions, OctoArts Films, and APT Entertainment|
|Aswang||Regal Entertainment Inc.|
|Babang Luksa||Anna||Viva Films|
|2010||Dalaw||Agnes||Star Cinema, Cinemedia, and MJM Productions|
|2009||Buenavista (Ang Kasaysayan ng Lucena)||Conchita|
|Kapag Tumibok Ang Puso: Not Once, But Twice||Sara||Imus Productions|
Binibining Pilipinas is a national beauty pageant in the Philippines that selects Filipina representatives to compete in one of the Big Four international beauty pageants: Miss International and selects three other titleholders to participate in minor international pageants such as Miss Grand International, Miss Intercontinental and Miss Globe.
Marco Alcaraz is a Filipino actor, commercial model, and former varsity basketball player at San Sebastian College-Recoletos. His first movie was Aishite Imasu 1941: Mahal Kita with Dennis Trillo. He wed on July 8, 2012 to the former beauty queen and the winner of the 2005 Miss International, Precious Lara Quigaman.
Binibining Pilipinas 2006, was the 43rd edition of the Binibining Pilipinas Charities, Inc. (BPCI) which took place on March 4, 2006. The pageant was broadcast by GMA Network from the Araneta Coliseum.
Binibining Pilipinas 2005 was the 42nd edition of the Binibining Pilipinas Charities, Inc. (BPCI) which took place on March 19, 2005 at the Araneta Coliseum, with a delayed broadcast by GMA Network.
Miss International 2005, the 45th Miss International pageant, was held on September 26, 2005 at the Koseinenkin Hall in Tokyo, Japan. 52 contestants from all over the world competed for the crown. Jeymmy Vargas of Colombia crowned her successor Lara Quigaman of the Philippines as the new Miss International. She became the fourth Filipino to win the pageant.
Binibining Pilipinas 2008, the 45th Binibining Pilipinas Charities, Inc. (BPCI) beauty pageant, was held at the Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City on 8 March 2008. Twenty-four candidates competed in the event, which was broadcast by GMA Network in the Philippines, and by GMA Pinoy TV internationally on 9 March. The event was hosted by Paolo Bediones and Charlene Gonzales. 2005 Miss International Precious Lara Quigaman was the pageant correspondent.
Janina Miller San Miguel is a Filipino beauty queen who was crowned Binibining Pilipinas World at the Binibining Pilipinas 2008 beauty pageant.
Beauty Queen is a Philippine television drama series broadcast by GMA Network. Directed by Joel Lamangan, it stars Iza Calzado, Katrina Halili and Maggie Wilson. It premiered on October 18, 2010 on the network's Telebabad line up replacing Endless Love. The series concluded on February 4, 2011 with a total of 80 episodes. It was replaced by I Heart You, Pare! in its timeslot.
Wendy Valdez is a Filipina beauty queen, former Pinoy Big Brother: Season 2 contestant, and an actress.
Dianne Elaine Samar Necio is a Filipino beauty titleholder who represented the Philippines in the Miss International 2011 pageant. She was trained by beauty queen maker Rodgil Flores of Kagandahang Flores who also trained Miss International 2005, Precious Lara Quigaman. She topped the Online Voting and won the People's choice award. She also won First Runner-up in Binibining Pilipinas 2010.
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Binibining Pilipinas 2012 was the 49th edition of Binibining Pilipinas Charities, Inc. (BPCI). It was held on April 15, 2012 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum, Quezon City, Philippines. Thirty ladies competed for the three titles: Miss Universe Philippines, Binibining Pilipinas International, Binibining Pilipinas Tourism.
Janine Mari Raymundo Tugonon is a Filipino fashion model, television presenter, actress and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss Universe Philippines 2012 and placed 1st runner-up in Miss Universe 2012.
Nicole Cassandra Maturan Schmitz is a Filipino-German beauty titleholder who represented the Philippines in the Miss International 2012 pageant in Okinawa, Japan on 21 October 2012 where she placed in the Top 15. She is also the third representative of the Philippines to the Miss International pageant with German blood after Miss International 2010 - Top 15 Semi-Finalist, Krista Kleiner and the late Melody Gershbach, Miss International 2009 Top 15 Semi-Finalist.
Ariella "Ara" Hernandez Arida is a Filipino actress, fashion model, and beauty pageant titleholder best known for winning Miss Universe Philippines 2013 and representing the Philippines at the Miss Universe 2013 competition, eventually placing as third runner-up.
Bea Rose Monterde Santiago is a Filipino-Canadian actress, model and beauty queen who was crowned Miss International 2013 on December 17, 2013. Prior to her win at Binibining Pilipinas, she was a Mutya ng Pilipinas 2011 titleholder who represented the Filipino Community in Canada. She was a fashion model for Elite Model Management before joining Binibining Pilipinas 2013.
Gwendoline Gaelle Sandrine Ramos Ruais is a Filipino-French beauty queen, fashion model, actress and TV presenter who was crowned Miss World 2011 1st Princess. Ruais won Miss World Philippines 2011 and went on to represent the Philippines at the Miss World 2011 pageant in London, England, where she was placed as the 1st Runner-Up.
Binibining Pilipinas 2018 was the 55th edition of Binibining Pilipinas. It took place at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City, Philippines on March 18, 2018.
Binibining Pilipinas 2019 was the 56th edition of Binibining Pilipinas. It was held at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City, Philippines on June 9, 2019.
|Awards and achievements|
| Miss International |
Daniela di Giacomo
| Binibining Pilipinas International |