At the media night for Man of the Philippines-UAE in Dubai.
PHOTO BY JONATHAN YBERA/EXPAT MEDIA
DUBAI – Who will be the new Man of the Philippines-UAE? We will find out as the UAE’s first Filipino male pageant culminates in the grand finals on Friday (September 10) in Dubai.
Fifteen candidates from the UAE are vying for the title in the third season of Man of the Philippines-UAE.
The winner will represent the Filipino community in the UAE in the national pageant in Manila in November where they will compete with global representatives from Filipino communities worldwide.
The final 15 candidates have triumphed over various runway and interview challenges, and were judged in their traditional Filipino wear, casual wear and production wear in the Pre-Pageant Night at Pullman Hotel City Center.
During the grand finals, scores will be back to zero and candidates will face a different set of judges in their quest for the title. Here are the finalists:
Mark Anthony Papa, Julius Baniqued, Joven Jay Ogerio, Alexander Bustos, Jayral Lemu, Jeffrey Jimenez, Paul Mark Buendia, Jeremiah Bigayan, Ronald Earl Vasquez, Luigi Smith Morris, Ahmed Romero, Stephen Bryan Motin, Luke Villanueva, Ian Dela Pena and Ramzy Villegas.
Man of the Philippines-UAE is organized by Star Realms in association with Purple & Pink Creatives. ICA/Expat Media
What: Man of the Philippines-UAE Grand Finals
When: September 10, Friday. Doors open at 5:30pm
Where: DoubleTree by Hilton Dubai M Square Hotel & Residences
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