Marian Rivera recently expressed her gratitude for the experience of judging the Miss Universe 2021, now that the said pageant is finally over.

On 13 December, following the crowning of Miss India Harnaaz Sandhu as the new Miss Universe, the actress posted a photo of her from the event in her Francis Libiran dress, and wrote, “Honoured to be part of the 70th [Miss Universe] selection committee. Truly a great experience I’ll never forget. Thank you for the wonderful time ladies and congratulations to all of you.”

“Of course, to the #MarianxMissU team. Love you all! Thanks for joining me in this memorable trip. Here’s to making more memories together!’

She also thanked Francis Libiran and his team for her memorable dress that was made in short notice, saying that they helped her look her best at the event.

Marian thanked her husband Dingdong Dantes

As for her husband, Dingdong Dantes, who accompanied her throughout the journey, she wrote, “Before this trip ends, I’d like to thank the best husband I could ask for – from being my cheerleader to waterboy, thank you for everything that you do for us. Thanks for creating memories with me so that we can look back at them together.”

Aside from the said post, Marian also has been sharing a number of photos from her time in Israel since she arrived last week.

Marian took some time to enjoy Israel
Taking a short respite from her judging duties
Marian with Bollywood actress Urvashi Rautela, who was also a pageant judge

(Photo Source: Marian Rivera Instagram)