Jimena Navarrete Rosete is a Mexican actress, TV Host, model and beauty queen who was crowned the Title Miss Universe 2010.
Оn July 16, 2009 Jimena was crowned Nuestra Belleza Jalisco in Guadalajara, her hometown. After winning her state pageant, she won the title Nuestra Belleza México 2009, on September 20, 2009, in Mérida, Yucatán , as well, besting thirty-three other contestants. She was the second consecutive winner Nuestra Belleza Mexico 2008 from Jalisco after Karla Carrillo, her close friend who encouraged her to participate in the this pageant.
On August 23, 2010, Navarrete was named Miss Universe 2010, making her the second Mexican delegate to win the title, after Lupita Jones in 1991. Both were crowned in Las Vegas, Nevada. Navarrete replaces Miss Universe 2009 Stefania Fernandez of Venezuela. Jimena is a nature enthusiast and she is involved in altruistic activity with Televisa Network, "Nuestra Belleza Mexico 2009".
She answered the question about Arizona’s recent immigration law, which authorizes police officers to stop all suspected persons and ask for proof of citizenship. "Every country has the right to impose and enact their laws, but I tell you that all the Mexicans and the Latinos that are living here in the United States are hardworking people—people who want to improve on their quality of life”.
As actress she is known for 108 Costuras and Miss Universe 2012 (2012), La Tempestad (2013).
She began modeling locally at the age of sixteen. Navarrete was crowned Nuestra Belleza Jalisco on July 16, 2009 in her hometown and on August 23, 2010, Navarrete was named Miss Universe,in Las Vegas, Nevada.
During her reign, Navarrete traveled to Spain, multiple trips in numerous countries around the World. Jimena spend her year as Miss Universe drawing attention to the plight of people with breast cancer and HIV/AIDS.
On February 10, 2011, Navarrete became spokesperson of L'Oreal Paris and Old Navy.
In 2013 Ximena Navarette played a dual role in La Tempestad as Marina Reverte and Magdalena Reverte with William Levy and Daniela Romo.
She played a twins role, as Marina Reverte and Magdalena Artigas.
Navarrete was born and raised in Guadalajara, the capital city of Jalisco, Mexico to a middle-class family. She is one of two children, born to Carlos Navarrete, a dentist, and Gabriela Rosete Riestra, a house wife. She has one younger sister. She began modeling locally at the age of sixteen, and studied nutrition at the Valle de Atemajac University, prior to taking part in the world pageant.
In 2012, Ximena accepted to be part of a genetic study, her maternal lineage is haplogroup J; her roots lie in the region known as theFranco-Cantabrian, which is in northern Spain and southwestern France.
She studied nutrition at the Valle de Atemajac University, prior to taking part in the pageant world.
Navarrete, revealed that she wanted to work with women who suffer from eating disorders.
"I studied nutrition and I would like everyone to understand that it is not about your looks it is how you feel inside". "And when you feel good inside you look good."
Navarrete stressed the importance of family values and parental supervision of their children. Responding to the tricky question posed during the competition, she said: “I do believe that internet is an indispensable, necessary tool for the present time,” she said. “We must be sure to teach them the values that we learned as a family.”
She said: "I want the whole world to know about my country and my people,"
"We won, long live Mexico!" Navarrete wrote in Spanish on her Facebook fan page.
She and her boyfriend, Pablo Nieto, had been dating for three years.
Jimena Navarrete is an alumni of the Asian Academy of Film & Television based in India.
On August 2016 Ximena Navarrete was officially engaged to Juan Carlos Valladares, the 34-year-old Mexican businessman. The couple recently spent some quality time in Miami and Orlando.