Emmanuelle Vera, 26, of Taguig City, Metro Manila, Philippines is Reina Hispanoamericana 2021 third runner-up. She is a singer, a songwriter and an actress.
The Reina Hispanoamericana 2021 coronation ceremony was held at the Estudio 5 of Red Uno de Bolivia, a television network in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia. It was the 30th edition of the beauty pageant celebrating Hispanic heritage, language and culture based in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia.
Including Vera, 27 candidates competed for the crown. Outgoing queen Reina Hispanoamericana 2019 Regina Peredo, 22, of Mexico was not able to crown her successor in 2020 due to the new coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
It was Andrea Bazarte, 27, of Mexico who won the Reina Hispanoamericana 2021 crown while Ana Lucia Tejeira, 25, of Panama was Virreina Hispanoamericana 2021. Maria Alejandra Vengoechea, 23, of Colombia was first runner-up while Andrea Romero, 24, of Venezuela was second runner-up.
Vera was one of the 40 candidates who competed for the Miss World Philippines 2021 title at the Subic Bay Exhibition and Convention Center in the Subic Special Economic and Freeport Zone in Olongapo City, Philippines on October 3, 2021. She ranked second, earning her the Reina Hispanoamericana Filipinas 2021 title.
It was Vera’s first national beauty pageant. However, it was not the first time she was in the limelight.
In 2012, Universal Records Philippines released Vera’s self-titled debut album and in 2013, she competed at “The Voice of the Philippines” Season 1 and made it to apl.de.ap‘s team but she was eliminated during the battle round.
In 2016, Vera, Klarisse de Guzman and Liezel Garcia competed in “We Love OPM” as a group called O Diva and finished third. In 2019, she starred in “Kaibigan” with Jesse Perkins, Christian Perkins and Stephen Baldwin.