Law student, Sofia Marilù Trimarco, was crowned Miss Universe Italy 2019 on Sunday, August 25 at the Cinecittà World’s Teatro 1 in Rome. She succeeds last year’s winner, Miss Universe Italy 2018 Erica De Matteis.
The 20-year-old Mediterranean beauty from Buccino beat 23 other finalists during the finals of the national pageant.
Sofia will now prepare to represent Italy at the Miss Universe 2019 pageant. The schedule and venue of the international competition are yet to be officially announced by the Miss Universe Organization.
Italy is yet to win the Miss Universe crown. The country’s highest placement was 1st runner-up, with Daniela Bianchi in 1960 and Roberta Capua in 1987.
Photos: Affaritaliani, Miss Universe Italy