With just a few hours to go for the Miss Universe 2015 beauty contest to kick-off, everyone is busy making guesses about who will make it to the top five.

According to beauty pageant enthusiast Norman Tinio, the prestigious top five spots may quite possibly be claimed by Clarissa Molina (Dominican Republic), Ariadna Gutiérrez (Colombia), Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach (Philippines), Olivia Jordan (USA) and Pham Huong (Vietnam). He has also placed Marthina Brandt (Brazil) amongst his top 15.

Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach of Philippines, Olivia Jordan of USA as well as Marthina Brandt of Brazil appear to be favorites and many are predicting that one amongst them will snag the Miss Universe 2015 title. With still a couple of hours to go before the event is telecasted live, get to know the three divas:

Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach (Philippines)

1. Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach became the bread-winner of her family at age 11 when she began working as an actress, as shared by Miss Universe official website.

2. Pia currently writes about cosmetics for  a leading Philippines newspaper.

3. She also holds the experience of working as a cosmetics model.

4. She has studied culinary arts from the Center for Asian Culinary Studies located in Metro Manila, Philippines.

Olivia Jordan (USA)

5. Olivia Jordan holds a B.S. in Health Science from Boston University.

6. She has multiple national and international commercials as well as feature films to her credit.

7. “Friends” happens to be her favorite sitcom of all time, and she is often seen comparing reel life situations on “Friends” to her real life. Well, haven’t we all been there?

8. She also bakes a mean pie and had won an award during a pie-baking competition at Boston University.

9. Her most recent feature film is the “Hot Tub Time Machine 2.”

Marthina Brandt (Brazil)

10. Marthina Brandt loves horses.

11. She can whip up a mean meal when she is in the kitchen.

12. She has been pursing skating as a hobby since she was four.

Pageant enthusiasts can watch the Miss Universe 2015 beauty contest, which will be telecasted live on FOX channel at 7:00 pm EST. Live stream can be found here.