or Queenie Chu Wai Man (Traditional Chinese
:朱慧敏), born in Hong Kong
, on April 22, 1981 with family roots in Shunde
, is a Hong Kong television presenter and actress affiliated with TVB
. She was also Miss Hong Kong
2004 1st runner-up.
Queenie studied in University of Washington
, United States
. After finishing her studies, she entered the Miss Hong Kong 2004 pageant in Seattle. She successfully entered the overseas group. She went back to Hong Kong in June 2004 to compete in the pageant.
Considered as a favorite from the start, she won the Tourism Ambassador title early on in the competition. After 3 months of training, she competed on stage for the Miss Hong Kong 2004 title. She placed as 1st runner-up to winner Kate Tsui
During her reign, she appeared in TVB
variety shows. She also did a lot of charity work and visited other countries as an ambassador
for Hong Kong
In November 2004, she traveled to Sanya
to compete in the Miss World
2004. She wasn't considered as a favorite and failed to make the top 15. After she gave her 1st runner-up crown to her successor Sharon Luk
in 2005, she was asked to compete in the Miss International
2005 pageant in Japan. Although she was dubbed as a favorite, she did not make the top 12 cut in Japan either, but did win Miss Friendship
, a title that Hong Kong had won 3 times already. Interesting note was that Hong Kong won the Miss Friendship title 3 times in the last 5 years.
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