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The list of 100 most beautiful faces is a surprise for every Filipino around the world as it listed Filipina-American actress and model Liza Soberano at number one.
Included in the list are four other beautiful pinay celebrities with Kathryn Bernardo at number 60, Jessy Mendiola at number 71, Nadine Lustre at 78, and Pantasya Ng Bayan Kim Domingo at number 96. Domingo is the only Kapuso star as the other four are all Kapamilya.
The list released by TC Candler featured top notch celebrities in the past like Academy Award Winners Marion Cotillard, Nicole Kidman, Jennifer Connelly, and Natalie Portman.
Soberano is the first Filipina to ever top the list which is mostly dominated by Westerners and South Koreans.
The following are the winners in the past 10 years
2007 – British actress Cate Beckinsale, known for Underworld film series and Serendipity
2009 – Australian Actress Rose Byrne (X-Men First Class, X-Men Apocalypse)
2010 – American actress Camilla Belle (Lost World Jurassic park)
2011 – British actress Emma Watson (Harry Potter series)
2012 – British Actress Emilla Clarke – also considered by many as the most beautiful person in the world
2013 – French actress and Academy Award Winner Marion Cotillard
2014 & 2015 – South Korean actress and singer Nana.
2016 – Jourdan Dunn – British singer and actress
2017 – Liza Soberano
Michelle Pfeiffer is the only woman to have won 3 times (1990, 1992, 1993). French Actress Sophie Marceau won twice on 1995 and 1996. Nicole Kidman won twice on 1997 and 2001. Andrea Corr won twice on 1999 and 2002. Jenniffer Connelly won twice on 2000 and 2003, Keira Nightly on 2005 and 2006.
The list is voted by thousands of critics online and is organized by TC Candler.
Watch the video below for the complete list of 2017 most beautiful faces.