Sahar Biniaz crowned Miss Universe Canada 2012

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26 year old beauty from Vancouver, Sahar Biniaz was recently crowned as the new Miss Universe Canada 2012 during a glittering pageant night held last May 19 at the Bluma Appel Theater in Toronto.

Sahar was born in India but grew up and raised in Iraq, and now a proud Canadian citizen. She was the 1st run-up in Miss Universe Canada 2008 and 2nd run-up in Miss Tourism Queen International 2008 which was held in China. As the new Miss Universe Canada, she will now compete in Miss Universe 2012 on December.

A graduate with honors took up Performing Arts in Stella Adler Academy in Los Angeles, Biniaz currently working as an actress in film and television.

Sahar Biniaz played the role of the goddess "Kali" in the Canadian TV hit series "Sanctuary".

The 1st run-up was Adwoa Yamoah. 2nd run-up was Madj Soudi. The 3rd run-up place went to Katie Starke. And finally, the 4th run-up was Kesiah Papasin.

Completing the top 12 semi-finalists were Chelsea Bird, Dajana Radovanovic, Ines Kipre, Jenna Talackova, Maria Julia Nahri, Sarah Harrison and Suzette Hernandez.

The top 20 quarter finalists were Casar Jacobson, Christine White, Diana Schoutsen, Kuyan Elliot, Lisa Wong, Mandi Gale, Marta Jablonska and Vaughan Marr.

Miss Photogenic award was given to Ela Mino. The Revlon Professional Best Hair Award was won by Sahar Biniaz. The Miss Congeniality was shared by a quadruple tie by Kylee Apers, Maria Julia Nahri, Jenna Talackova and Marta Jablonska.


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