Hot List: The Amazing Race - Kandice Pelletier
Kris De Leon
Kris De Leon
Staff Writer, BuddyTV
Miss New York 2005 Kandice Pelletier shines in the spotlight with her radiant beauty and charismatic aura. Determined to be “the next Kelly Ripa,” she exerts all efforts in ensuring she remains to be an endearing celebrity to the public eye. Gorgeous and smart, she can possibly captivate anyone’s heart. At present, she is included on The Amazing Race All-Stars.

Born in Marietta, Georgia, Kandice Pelletier graduated with honors from North Cobb High School. She attended Kennesaw State University to take up communications but transferred to New York University to study entertainment communications instead. In New York, she worked as a Radio City Rockette and gradually got exposed to show business, appearing in the movie-musical remake of The Producers. In 2002, she competed in her first beauty pageant and earned the title of Miss Cobb County. Shortly, she placed first runner-up in the Miss Coastal Georgia contest, and was also hailed winner of the Miss National Sweetheart pageant for Miss America state runners-up in 2003. Furthermore, her pursuit of the pageantry brought her to the Miss America 2006 competition where she met her Amazing Race season 10 partner Dustin-Leigh Seltzer.

On The Amazing Race All-Stars, Pelletier uses her free-spirited approach towards situations tested on the competition. Although she did not win The Amazing Race season 10, she remains optimistic about pursuing the reality program again. Her vivacious presence on the competition certainly enlivens the show and keeps the viewers from getting bored.

-Kris, BuddyTV Staff Columnist

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