In the recent release of “People Magazine“, a Canadian actress with Filipino blood has been named as among the most beautiful women in the world in 2015.
Mitchell was born in Mississauga, Ontario to a Filipino mother, Precious Garcia, and an Irish/Scottish father, Mark Mitchell. Mitchell also has Spanish lineage from both sides of her family. Her mother, Precious Garcia, hails from Pampanga.
Shay Mitchell, who plays the role of Emily in ABC Family series “Pretty Little Liars,
Mitchell was an image model and modeled around the world for various companies before becoming an actress.
She is a second cousin of Lea Salonga of “The voice of the Philippines” coach.
Meanwhile, Sandra Bullock topped People Magazine’s 2015 World’s Most Beautiful List.
The others on the list is another half-Pinay, Vanessa Hudgens. Ariana Grande, Gabrielle Union, Jenna Dewan-Tatum, Laverne Cox, Meghan Trainor, Taraji P. Henson, and Gigi Hadid.
Source: People Magazine , wikipedia