Tiffany Pisani

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Tiffany Pisani
Born (1992-01-20) 20 January 1992 (age 27)
Occupation Fashion Model
Home town Attard, Malta
Height5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Title Miss Universe Malta 2017
Beauty pageant titleholder
Agency Models 1 (International)
Hair colourBrown
Eye colourBlue
Major
competition(s)
Britain's Next Top Model
(Winner) Miss Universe Malta 2017
(Winner)
Miss Universe 2017
(Unplaced)

Tiffany Pisani (born 20 January 1992) is a British-Maltese beauty pageant titleholder who won Miss Universe Malta 2017 and also was announced as the winner of the cycle 6 of Britain's Next Top Model in October 2010. [2] [3] She represented Malta in Miss Universe 2017.

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Early career

In 2008, Pisani appeared in Maltese DJ Ruby's music video for "Living in The Dark". [4] Since then she appeared on the covers of numerous Maltese magazines such as Sunday Circle, Tune In, Pink, Platinum Love, and Milkshake. In 2009, she achieved third place (second runner up) in the annual Miss Maltese Islands competition.

Britain's Next Top Model

Tiffany first came to the international public's attention by being the youngest model on sixth cycle of Britain's Next Top Model in 2010. During her time on the show, her edgy look was emphasized on when the show's host, Elle Macpherson, had her cut her trademark long hair into a pixie crop. [ citation needed ] Elimination rounds saw her receive one first call-out and two appearances in the bottom two. She also won three challenges. During the tenth episode, internationally acclaimed photographer Terry O'Neill praised Pisani as his favourite girl in the competition. [ citation needed ] On 4 October 2010, Pisani was announced the winner, beating strong competitor and eventual runner-up Alisha White and judges' favourite Joy McLaren.

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Personal life

Pisani was born in Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England. She grew up in Attard, Malta, with her parents, and her elder sister. English is her first language, but she attended a Maltese-language medium school where she attained fluency in Maltese. After winning Britain's Next Top Model Cycle 6, she has been based in London and has been working in Milan, Paris and Hong Kong. [5]

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References

  1. "Model dream comes true for Wolverhampton girl Tiffany". Birmingham Mail . 6 October 2010. Retrieved 27 December 2015.
  2. Abraham, Tamara (5 October 2010). "Britain's Next Top Model winner Tiffany Pisani on her shock victory". Mail Online . Retrieved 27 December 2015.
  3. "Tiffany at Palazzo Parisio". Times of Malta . 1 May 2011. Retrieved 18 August 2016.
  4. DJ Ruby (4 November 2008). "DJ Ruby - Living In The Dark (music video) featuring Tiffany Pisani". YouTube. Retrieved 27 December 2015.
  5. Chetcuti, Kristina (20 November 2011). "Tiffany proves she's here to stay". Times of Malta . Retrieved 27 December 2015.
Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Martha Fenech
Miss Universe Malta
2017
Succeeded by
Francesca Mifsud