Miss Universe 2017 and Miss Universe 2006 Look Alike | PEOPLE …
December 6, 2017 - miss universe
In a live telecast from Las Vegas on Nov. 26, judges crowned Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, representing South Africa, a new Miss Universe. As photos of a leader double over a internet, people were discerning to indicate out that Nel-Peters appears to have a doppelgänger — another Miss Universe champion.
Following her coronation, commenters flooded amicable media with tweets about how a new beauty black bears an implausible similarity to Miss Universe 2006 from Puerto Rico. “Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters looks a lot like Zuleyka Rivera,” one chairman tweeted. Another added: “Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters is giving me this Zuleyka Rivera feels. Super extreme nonetheless honeyed and moist during a same time.”
That winning greeting from Zuleyka was iconic. And I’m blissful that Demi Leigh had a kind though wide-opened mouth greeting when she was crowned lol #dontcoverthemouth
— Chad (@_chadsioson) November 27, 2017
Does Miss Universe 2017 Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters of South Africa demeanour like Miss Universe 2006 Zuleyka Rivera of Puerto Rico? #MissUniverse
— Toney Sevilla (@theairprince) November 27, 2017
The passion over a correspondence reached Rivera, who common her opinions on a internet meme. “I don’t know. I’ve seen some pictures,” she pronounced on a Spanish-language module Lo Sé Todo. “I don’t know because people contend [we demeanour alike]. Maybe there are similarities, though physically we are really different.”
It’s probable that all a sound over an supernatural similarity stems from a fact that Rivera was one of a final Miss Universes to wear a iconic Mikimoto crown, as seen in a corresponding photos posted on amicable media. The Japanese-designed headpiece, switched out after a 2008 contest, was reintroduced for a crowning of Nel-Peters.
Nel-Peters has nonetheless to share her thoughts on her pageant-winning twin. The beauty black is now on her press debate in New York City, where she will reside during her year-long reign. The 22-year-old is focused on her Unbreakable campaign, a self-defense module desirous by her possess knowledge being carjacked during gunpoint and roughly kidnapped in June.