Quick Facts of Catriona Catriona Elisa Magnayon Gray

  • Full NameCatriona Catriona Elisa Magnayon Gray
  • Date of Birth1994 /01 /06
  • Marital StatusSingle
  • BirthplaceCairns, Queensland, Australia
  • EthnicityMixed
  • ProfessionModel
  • NationalityAustralian-Phillipines
  • Eye colourBrown
  • Hair colourBrown
  • BuildSlim
  • Height5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
  • Online PresenceInstagram, Facebook and Twitter
  • HoroscopeCapricorn

Wining Little Miss Philippines, Miss World Philippines to Miss Universe, Catriona Gray is indeed an exceptional talent. Catriona Gray is a Filipino-Australian model, singer, and television host. In addition, her bombardment into the world of pageantry started back in 1999. Then, she won Little Miss Philippines in Sydney just at the age of five. In like manner, she was crowned 2016 Miss World The Philippines and 2018 Miss Universe.

Gray represented the Philippines in the 2018 Miss Universe which was held in Bangkok, Thailand. Miss Universe 2017, Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters of South Africa crowned her Miss Universe 2018. She is the fourth Philippine to win a competition in the Miss Universe. Moreover, Gray is the only Filipina to represent The Philippines in both Miss World and Miss Universe competitions.

 How rich is Gray?

No wonder Catriona Gray acquires a handsome amount through her Television and, modeling projects as well as from her music career. Aside from this, the Miss Universe titleholder enjoys a avail of luxurious accommodations in a New York apartment, which includes living expenses. So far, Gray has a net worth of around $500 thousand from her works. Yet, the rising star hasn’t shared the exact details about her salary and earnings in the media.

It was also reported that the winner gets receives a full-shoe wardrobe from Chinese Laundry Shoes and accessories. Above all, the report suggests that Miss Universe 2018 received a yearlong salary as Miss Universe. Gray also got a comprehensive trip representing the organization & donors and voluntary partners.

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Additionally, Catriona makes a big chunk of money from the endorsements deals and advertisement campaigns. She has around 512K subscribers on her YouTube Channel. In the same fashion, Gray has 10.4 million followers on her Instagram. Maribel Guardia and Ariana Miyamoto are some popular beauty pageants.

Short Bio

Catriona Elisa Magnayon Gray was the full name given after her paternal grandmother. Gray was born on 6 January 1994 in Cairns, Queensland, Australia. Capricorn is her birth sign. Her father, Ian Gray was a Scottish-born Australian and Filipino mother, Normita Ragas Magnayon. Therefore, she holds both Australian and Filipino nationality.

Catriona Gray with her dad
Catriona Gray with her father, Picture Source: Gray’s Instagram

She enrolled at Trinity Anglican School in Cairns where she was a house captain and a school chorister. In addition, she received an outdoor recreation certificate and a black belt in Choi Kwang-Do martial arts. Interestingly, Gray has obtained a Certificate in Music Theory from Berklee College of Music.

In addition, Gray was the lead singer of the jazz band at her school; she also appeared in Miss Saigon’s local productions. After graduating from high school, she moved to Manila where she worked as a commercial model.

Is she Dating?

Moving onto Catriona’s personal life, it seems like Miss Universe is currently leading a single life. Howvere, on 23 May 2020, a boy named Sam Milby dropped the bomb on Instagram. He posted a Polaroid of him kissing the Miss Universe 2018 titleholder on her forehead. The announcement was made exactly on his 36th birthday. Apart, there is no such evidence if the couple is dating or they are just a good friend.

Catriona Gray with her former partner
Catriona Gray with her ex-boyfriend, Clint Bondad, Picture Source: AsiaOne

Equally important, Catriona Gray was previously in a romantic relationship with Clint Bondad. Clint is a Filipino-German and also a model. They both met on a modeling project. Miss Universe 2018, Catriona Gray confirmed the end of her relationship with her boyfriend of 6 years Clint Bondad on February 22, 2019. Besides, the former couple hasn’t disclosed the reason behind their separation.