On Jun 27, 2009 at at the Palazzo del Turismo in Jesolo (VE) took place the finals of Miss Italia nel Mondo – the contest where 50 young ladies of Italian heritage and living abroad were on the catwalk in front of a jury and the cameras of RAI1. The contest that has been held since 1991 occurred in five stages with the vote reducing the contestants to 25, to 6, to 2, and recovering candidates by the televoting. At the end the jury and the public decided the winner. Since June 26, the televote is happening in a preview by RAI 1.
The beautiful evening was conducted by Caterina Balivo and Biagio Izzo and involved the participation of numerous guests. Roberto Cenci – from the success of Ti Lascio Una Canzone – was the art director responsible for all the show. On the jury Emanuele Filiberto di Savoia president, and Amauri, Aldo Montano, Andrea Montovoli e Billy Costacurta. On the musical part Raf and Zero Assoluto and some young people of Ti Lascio Una Canzone. Highlights to Piero Barone, Ignazio Boschetto and Gianluca Ginoble – the trio formed during Ti Lascio Una Canzone were they are finalists and enchanted the people worldwide – who will record an album together and probably will do a tour in the United States.
They sang “Granada”, “Un Amore Cosi Grande” and “O Sole Mio”. Enjoy this magnificent performance:
video by kakaroxox
The winner of Miss Italia Nel Mondo was Diana Curmei – Miss Italia Moldavia – the beautiful 19 years old girl, a high school student with Rumanian dad and Sicilian mom. Diana, who also does volunteer work, has declared his passion for the world of fashion. The second and third places were for Elena Lungu – Miss Italia Romania-, and Ana Paula Ras Vitiello – Miss Italia Argentina.
:: Miss Italia nel Mondo, vincitrici di Jesolo – on Corriere Della Sera (June 15, 2009)
:: Roberto Cenci a TvBlog fra il presente in Rai di “Miss Italia nel mondo” – on TV Blog (interview in June 25, 2009)
:: Presentata Miss Italia nel Mondo: 50 le ragazze in sfida sabato 27
:: Diana Curmei è Miss Italia Nel Mondo 2009 – TV Blog (June 28, 2009)
Boschetto, Ginoble, Barone cantano a “Miss Italia nel mondo” – Gallito (June 27, 2009)