Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray was set to be a beauty queen long before she entered the Miss Universe runway.

Photos of Gray during her stint on Little Miss Philippines started circulating the net when her fans uploaded a compilation of her pictures for the Eat Bulaga competition in 1999.

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She even expressed amazement on her Instagram stories as to how her fans found the pictures. “How did you guys find this? I’ve never seen this picture before!” she said. “You guys are P.I. (Private Investigator) detective levels,” she added.

Gray was only five years old in the photos and it was her first beauty pageant