MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach has finally admitted that she is dating someone.
She made the confirmation when she appeared on the entertainment show Extra with her friend, Miss USA Olivia Jordan.
Pia was asked by host Mario Lopez, "Is there a Mr. Universe?" to which she responded, "I'm dating."
Mario quipped, "Good for you! Date them all!"
Who is going to tune in tonight to watch me and @MissUSA on @extratv? We had a blast with @mariolopezextra at @universalorlando and our segment airs tonight at 7pm EST! A photo posted by Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach (@missuniverse) on Mar 21, 2016 at 3:32pm PDT
In an interview on ABS-CBN Tuesday, March 30, Pia said that her top priority is still her duties as Miss Universe despite the news that she is seeing Mikhail Varshavski aka Dr Mike.
"As I said before, Miss Universe is still my priority. I've been working to get this title for a very long time and I love my job, I really do, and it's going to stay that way for a long time," Pia said.
As for Dr Mike, Pia said that he understands her work.
"He's been very respectful in knowing that my priority is Miss Universe and I appreciate that very much. He knows that this is my life right now."
Pia was previously mum about her relationship status.
Pia and Dr Mike met last February during a dinner with friends. She even posted a photo of them together during a gym session.
Zombies after boxing @RealDoctorMike pic.twitter.com/lDf2DOa5g1 — Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach (@PiaWurtzbach) February 27, 2016
Photos of them together have appeared on Dr. Mike's Snapchat accounts, the latest is captioned: "Who sits like that? I'm definitely cooler."