COMPETITION

2017 Mister International

2017 Mister International Pageant

Yangon, Myanmar - April 30, 2018 - In front of a global audience, Mister International Korea SeungHwan Lee was crowned the new Mister International at the National Theater of Yangon in Yangon, Myanmar. The three-hour special programming event webcast live on Facebook.

SeungHwan Lee is 23 years old and comes from Seoul. A winter sports lover, he’s into skiing and snowboarding. Presently, SeungHwan is studying Sports Rehabilitation at University and hopes to be a professor in Sports Rehabilitation or Sports Science. While growing up, SeungHwan was very introverted as a kid. So he decided to change that by participating in all kinds of sports and even winning many medals as a national sprinter in Middle School.

Now in its 12th year, Mister International welcomed two new countries, Finland and Nicaragua, and returning countries including Dominican Republic, Malta, Peru and South Africa. The top 15 finalists were selected from three regions of the world: Asia Pacific, Europe & Africa and Americas. Fans once again had a virtual seat at the judging table to help their favorite contestants advance into the top 15 as the 16th contestant.

Michael Bristol, a well-rounded artist and performer, as well as a top caliber events host, known for his charming wit and humor, hosted the competition.

The judges who helped crown Mister International include:

  • Brian Jeremiah: International Director and Consultant of Carrie Models International.

  • Khin Cho Cho On: Chief Editor of Crown Magazine.

  • Lamai Robin: Managng Director and Co-Founder of Miss & Mister Tourism and Culture Competition.

  • Angel Lamung: Burmese actress and Miss Myanmar 2014.

  • Ko Aung Myat Thu: Photography Expert from Aroma.

Thirty-six men represented their countries in this year’s Mister International competition, which culminated in the crowning of the new winner.

Final Results:  

First Runner-up: Mister International Colombia Manuel Molano.

Second Runner-up: Mister International South Africa Dwayne Geldenhuis.

Top Three: Mister International Korea SeungHwan Lee; Mister International Colombia Manuel Molano; Mister International South Africa Dwayne Geldenhuis.

Top Five: Mister International Switzerland Alessio Costantini; Mister International South Africa Dwayne Geldenhuis; Mister International Korea SeungHwan Lee; Mister International Colombia Manuel Molano; Mister International Vietnam Minh Trung.

Top Ten: Mister International Colombia Manuel Molano; Mister International South Africa Dwayne Geldenhuis; Mister International Vietnam Minh Trung; Mister International Nicaragua Elvis Murillo; Mister International Japan Taizan Matsuura; Mister International Switzerland Alessio Costantini; Mister International Korea SeungHwan Lee; Mister International Venezuela Ignacios Milles; Mister International Philippines Raven Renz Lansangan; Mister International Puerto Rico Joseph Disdier.

Top Sixteen: Mister International Venezuela Ignacios Milles; Mister International Colombia Manuel Molano; Mister International Puerto Rico Joseph Disdier; Mister International Switzerland Alessio Costantini; Mister International Poland Arkady Zadrozny; Mister International South Africa Dwayne Geldenhuis; Mister International Vietnam Minh Trung; Mister International Indonesia Alvalino Kasenda; Mister International Japan Taizan Matsuura; Mister International Netherlands Jeremy Lensink; Mister International Spain Ruben Castillero; Mister International Korea SeungHwan Lee; Mister International Nicaragua Elvis Murillo; Mister International Philippines Raven Renz Lansangan; Mister International Lebanon Michael Khouri; Mister International Mexico Armando Osuna.

Special Awards:

Mister Congeniality International: Mister International Netherlands Jeremy Lensink.

Mister Photogenic International: Mister International Brazil Leonardo Nobre.

National Costume: Mister International Thailand Paran Pitijirakun.

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