Five things to know about model of the moment Olivia Culpo
Published 25/10/2016 | 14:03
Olivia Culpo stunned in a gold gown at the InStyle Awards on Monday night, but what's to know about the model of the moment?
1. She won Miss Universe in 2012
It's no surprise to hear that Olivia won Miss Universe in 2012, after winning the title of Miss USA that same year at 21-years-old. The first pageant Olivia entered was Miss Rhode Island USA, also in 2012 - talk about a whirlwind.
2. She's an accomplished cellist
Before her rise to fame as a model, Olivia played the cello in orchestras around America and attended the prestigious Brevard Music Centre in North Carolina for two summers.
3. She's part Irish
The 24-year-old has Irish ancestry from her mother's side and Italian ancestry from her father's. She's the middle child of five and grew up in Rhode Island.
4. She dated Nick Jonas
Olivia met Nick Jonas at the Miss Universe contest, and the pair dated for two years before splitting in 2015. She's reportedly now dating NFL player Danny Amendola.
5. She's an actress
Olivia has dabbled into the world of acting since being crowned Miss Universe, and even held a role in The Other Woman alongside Cameron Diaz and Kate Upton. She is set to star in thriller American Satan with Denise Richards in 2017.