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What Is Miss Universe 2016 Doing? Iris Mittenaere Has Been Busy During Her Reign


Well, here we are. It’s time for the 2017 Miss Universe pageant, which is as good a time as any to catch up with last year's winner. So, what is Miss Universe 2016 doing? Check out some of what winner Iris Mittenaere has been busy with.

Last year, Mittenaere, from France, took home the Miss Universe crown and her life changed forever. According to her bio on the Miss Universe website:

The bio continues:

Mittenaere has had a lot going on since she was crowned Miss Universe — most recently, she met with this year's Miss Universe contestants and accompanied them to the pre-finale events in Las Vegas.

Mittenaere recently attended the Miss Universe India competition, where she was a member of the jury. She told Egypt Today: “Out of my love for Egypt, I came here in support of the new Miss Egyptian Universe."

She also attended Miss Diva 2017 in India and even took in some of the sights and culture, including visiting the Taj Mahal and learning a Bollywood dance. She also met Miss Universe 2000, Lara Dutta, who attended the event.

After winning the Miss Universe crown in 2016, Mittenaere said during her first interview:

Mittenaere told Hollywood Life earlier this year about her involvement with Smile Train, explaining:

In May, she traveled to Haiti with the organization.

The 2017 Miss Universe pageant airs Nov. 26 on FOX.

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