Ali Landry Miss USA 1996

Ali Landry Miss USA 1996
Ali Landry Miss USA 1996
Ali Landry Miss USA 1996
Ali Landry Miss USA 1996
Ali Landry Miss USA 1996

Ali Germaine Landry born July 21, 1973 is a former Miss USA (1996), model and actress. She is recognized as the Doritos Girl from her popular 1998 Super Bowl commercial. In 1998, she was named by People magazine as one of 50 most beautiful people in the world.

Landry grew up in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana. This southern region of Louisiana is referred to as "Acadiana," the heart of Cajun country. Landry is of French (Cajun) and Spanish descent. She graduated from Cecilia High School in 1991. She attended the University of Southwestern Louisiana (USL) (now University of Louisiana-Lafayette (ULL)) and was majoring in Mass Communications. She is a sister member of Kappa Delta Sorority.