Actress Winwyn Marquez, the first Filipina and Asian to join Reina Hispanoamericana, introduced herself in a short video, as she confidently walked along historical sites in Manila.
On Facebook, Reina Hispanoamericana shared the video of Winwyn, whose real name is Teresita Ssen Marquez.
“Teresita Ssen Marquez, representante de Filipinas en Reina Hispanoamericana 2017,” the page captioned the video.
[Teresita Sen Marquez, representative of Philippines in Reina Hispanoamericana 2017.]
Winwyn — who is also a model, dancer, and teacher — expressed happiness on representing the country on such pageant, which will be held in Bolivia in November.
“The Philippines and Spain have shared history, culture, values, and traditions for centuries. I am very honored to be the first ever Filipina to be part of this prestigious pageant,” she expressed.
The Filipina celebrity is the daughter of actor-politician Joey Marquez and actress-politician Alma Moreno.
Here is Winwyn Marquez’s introduction video for the Reina Hispanoamericana 2017:
Teresita Ssen Marquez, representante de Filipinas en #ReinaHispanoamericana2017
Posted by Reina Hispanoamericana on Friday, October 6, 2017