From blackmail to sabotage, check out the underside of the pageant circuit. View Pics. In the end, winning the Miss Universe title may not be all it's cracked up to be. I had people's support once more and I gained respect for what I am as a person and that was the purpose. Sounds like fun, right? The pictures appear to show a marked change in Isler's nose and lip shape.
This year, the Miss Universe pageant was hosted by Thailand and it continued with its continent-based format where the judges picked the top five candidates from the following regions—The Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Africa.
Pageant releases topless Miss Universe photos
Clearly, it's not always easy wearing a crown. Pageant officials — including Donald Trump, who owns the Miss Universe Organization along with NBC Universal — discussed the matter and decided it would be fine for Mendoza to share the photos near the end of her reign. US Shooting: Trending News. Gabriela Isler may have gone under the knife Getty Images. Though Culpo acknowledged that she did not think Trump's rhetoric e. He allegedly surprised her by inviting camera crews to watch her work out and supposedly called her names, such as "Miss Piggy" and "Miss Housekeeping" — a racist remark about her being Latina.