Bruna Zanardo, 29, represented Brazil at Reina Hispanoamericana 2021. It was the 30th edition of the international beauty pageant celebrating Hispanic heritage, language and culture based in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia.
Hailing from Laranjal Paulista, São Paulo, Brazil, Zanardo is a professional model. She is 5’11” tall.
On October 29, 2016, Zanardo represented Brazil at Miss Earth 2016 and competed against 82 other candidates at the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines. She ranked fourth and was crowned Miss Earth-Fire 2016 but she later gave up the title, which was given to Corrin Stellakis, 24,of the United States.
On November 14, 2017, Zanardo represented Brazil at Miss International 2017 and competed against 68 other candidates at the Tokyo Dome City in Tokyo, Japan. She was unplaced.
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. Including Zanardo, 27 women competed for the title.
Mister Supranational 2021 Vago Vargas, Miss Bolivia 2009 Claudia Arce Lemaitre and Miss Model of the World 1996 second runner-up Yenny Vaca Paz served as judges. They were joined by Koala Feel Free CEO Alexia Dabdoub, Universal Woman Pageant director Alexander Gonzalez Aguilar and “Despéiname La Vida” star Ronico Cuellar.
Zanardo ranked sixth, making her the fourth runner-up. 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. Emmanuelle Vera, 26, of the Philippines and Theresa Agonia, 29, of Portugal were the respective third and fifth runners-up.