Miss Universe 2016, French Model Iris Mittenaere Biography, Modeling, Movies, Marriage
The French supermodel Iris Mittenaere now rules the world with her unparalleled beauty and grace after she was crowned the Miss Universe 2016, held at Manila Philippines on 30th January this year. Iris Mittenaere had won “Miss France 2015” title held in 2016. This “Miss Universe 2016” winner is the second from France, the last being Christiane Martel, who was elected the Miss Universe way back in 1953. This has been a great occasion for celebration in France since the drought in beauty title that France was suffering from for the last 63 years, was finally broken with Iris Mittenaere’s crowning. With a sound modeling career in front of her, this beautiful lady is surely going to be one of the most sought after French female models in years to come.
Iris Mittenaere Family, Age, Education, Wiki
Iris Mittenaere has been born to mother Yves Mittenaere who is a professor in History and Geography. Her father Laurence Druart is also a school teacher and lecturer. Iris Mittenaere parents got separated when she was only 3 years old. This disturbed family background however, did never steer Iris away from her dreams of becoming a model and a beauty queen of renown.
The beautiful French model Iris Mittenaere age is 24 years as her date of birth is 25 January, 1993. Iris has three siblings including a sister, a brother, and a half-sister. Her birthplace was Lille, France while her hometown is Paris, France as revealed by her wiki.
Iris Mittenaere received her elementary and secondary education from ‘Steenvoorde School’, and later went on to complete her graduation with a degree in Science. Then she joined the ‘Lille 2 University of Health and Law’, where she was a dental student. Iris aims to be a dentist some day following her completion of graduation from college.
Iris Mittenaere Beauty Secrets
Iris, being the reigning beauty queen of the universe, has the whole world looking at her beauty regimen. Every young girl looks up to her for giving them beauty tips and sharing with them her beauty secrets. With an impressive height of 5’ 8”, the lady is all set to become one of the hottest French models.
Iris Mittenaere has brown coloured hair that is always arranged in her special hair-style. Her eyes are a brilliant hazel coloured. Her toned legs and body have led to her many successes in beauty pageants. On being questioned, Iris has confirmed that she stays away from junk food as much as possible and maintains a regular workout regimen to keep fit.
Iris Mittenaere Career as Fashion Model, Beauty Pageants
The very first major beauty pageant where Mittenaere saw success was the ‘Miss Flandre’ contest in Bailleut in 2015. Afterwards, she signed up for ‘Miss Nord-Pas-de-Calais’ 2015 held in ‘Orchies’. She won this and there was no looking back for her after that.
In 2016, Miss France contest Iris represented ‘Miss Nord-Pas-de-Calais’. The great win of Iris at Lille of the ‘Miss France’ title on December 19, 2015 smoothened her way to rein the world after that. Iris was crowned Miss France by the reigning queen Camille Cerf.
Iris Mittenaere at the Miss Universe Contest 2016
The historical moment for Iris arrived at Manila, Philippines when she was crowned Miss Universe by the reigning beauty queen Pia Wurtzbach of the Philippines. Iris Mittenaere’s victory is even more cherished by her countrymen as she is just the second French lady to win the title, that too after such a huge gap of 63 years. She is also the 3rd French woman to make it to the top 5 positions of the pageant.
The gorgeous lady Iris Mittenaere’s victory is memorable for yet another reason. She is also the first European winner of the title since 2002 when the Miss Universe and Miss Russia Oxana Fedorova was dethroned. So, effectively Iris is the European to be the major beauty pageant winner after Mona Grudt of Norway who was the Miss Universe in 1990.
Iris Mittenaere Love Affairs, Boyfriend, Relationships, Marriage Plans
After crowning the title of “Miss Universe 2016”, everyone wants to know the love story of hot and stunning French model Iris Mittenaere. She has a steady love life and her boyfriend name is Matthieu Declercq. The love affair between the two started in the year 2016 and Iris was seen dating with her lover Matthieu at several places.
However, both the couples are in a good relationship but still Iris Mittenaere has no plans for marriage or settling down. According to her, a long journey is still to go in her emerging career as a super model and she is fully dedicated towards her career. Therefore her wedding bells are not going ring soon and it is too early to discuss about the husband of Iris Mittenaere.
Iris Mittenaere Lesbian Controversy, Rumours
Just two weeks into her journey as Miss Universe, Iris Mittenaere had to face the controversy of a lesbian rumour. It was heard that she might be the first openly Gay titleholder of this most important beauty pageant, and thus caused quite a stir. The speculation started ever since people found her Instagram photos with fellow Miss France Camille Cerf. Their intimate photos and certain pictures having semblance of a kiss are what set the rumour going.
Iris Mittenaere Hollywood Debut, Upcoming Events, Latest Buzz
With an impressive look, smartness and immense glamour, Iris stands a great chance to make it big in the Hollywood debut. She will have terrific future in movies and TV Shows too. But right now, Iris is all set to enjoy her year as the reigning beauty queen. A lot of agencies also approach her for their brand endorsements via advertisements or TV commercials.
In a drive to collect funds for the Nepal earthquake victims, a debate about Paulina Vega, “Miss Universe 2014” vs. Iris Mittenaere, “Miss Universe 2016” was held. Public opinion was that Miss Vega was on the sexier and hotter side, while Iris was the cool and sweet type girl.
The fashion models from France as well as other countries are drawing inspiration from this beauty with brains. With the Miss Universe title in her pocket, Iris now has a number of new modelling contracts and bikini photo-shoots to appear as cover girl in the ‘World’s Leading Fashion Magazines’. Her success, net worth and fame will surely increases at a rapid speed.