Mr. International-Philippines Wins Third Place At National Costume Competition

Neil Perez Mister International costume

Go, Pinoy pride!

Just after MJ Lastimosa’s stint at Miss Universe comes another exciting news from the beauty pageant industry… This time, from Mister International!

“Hottest policeman” and Philippine bet Neil Perez just won third place in the National Costume competition of the Mister International pageant, now taking place at Seoul, South Korea!

The hunky costume, designed by Edwin Uy, draws inspiration from the country’s Dinagyang Festival. According to news reports, the designer wanted to make something a little smashier for the competition.

And doesn’t it just turn heads?! 

The representative from Bahamas took home the Best in National Costume Award, followed by Indonesia. Neil is going up against 29 others in the competition.

We’re hoping this is a good start to Neil Perez’s stint in the Mister International Competition. Good luck, Neil!!

What do you think of Mr. International – Philippines’ costume?