After a careful deliberation, Royale Chimes Concerts and Events Inc., makers of Mr. and Ms. BPO, finally revealed its Top 20 male and Top 20 female finalists after the three closed-door screenings held at I’M Hotel in Makati last October 7, 8 and 14.
Prior to the final selection of the Top 40 candidates, these hopefuls presented themselves to the Mr. and Ms. BPO Screening Committee composed of officials from Royale Chimes Concerts and Events Inc., former beauty queens, top-notch fashion designers, ace fashion and lifestyle photographers and beauty pageant social media influencers.
The official 40 finalists are as follows:
Mr. BPO Top 20 Finalists:
Ms. BPO Top 20 Finalists:
Upcoming Mr. and Ms. BPO Pageant Activities
Mr. and Ms. BPO aims to empower the candidates with a Mentoring Workshop composed of mentors for fitness and well-being, communication skills, emotional intelligence and modeling that will help them gain confidence and boost their morale.
The mentors are Jonathan Yabut (first The Apprentice Asia winner), Jun Macasaet (Mr. Manhunt International 2012 winner), Jennifer Hammond (Binibining Pilipinas – Intercontinental 2016), Mauro Lumba (Century Tuna Superbods 2014 winner) and Ruby Manalac (Emotional intelligence expert).
The 40 aspirants will also headline a Pre-Pageant Night at I’M Hotel in Makati on November 11, 2017 as they highlight the talent, swimwear and brand wear competition.
Grand Coronation is on November 21, 2017, 8PM at the Mall of Asia Arena.
Tickets are available at SM Tickets starting October 27 with the following ticket prices: VIP 4,500; Patron 3,500; Lower Box 2,500; Upper Box 1,500 and General Admission 750.
The Mr. and Ms. BPO pageant is for the benefit of Habitat for Humanity Philippines.
Follow the candidates’ journey on Mr. and Ms. BPO social media accounts: facebook: /MrandMsBPOofficial, twitter: @MrandMsBPO and instagram: @MrandMsBPOofficial.