This is not a joke people. The September issue of Mega Magazine has Vice Ganda on the cover! For those not familiar, Vice Ganda is possibly one of the most popular gay celebrity in the Philippines. Vice has with over 12 million fans on Facebook, 2.3 million followers on Instagram and 5. million followers on Twitter.
What do you think of this Mega Magazine cover?
Vice Ganda re-imagined among Hokkaido’s flower fields
With his wit and drive to be defined more than just “that gay celebrity,” Vice Ganda is easily one of the most recognizable performers in the showbiz industry. It’s not for naught, most of the time, as the versatile comedian and host carries the torch for the marginalized LGBT community. This time, he breaks another barrier as the first openly gay man to be on the cover of the highly anticipated September Big Fashion issue of MEGA.
This issue also marks the last edition of the #MakingMega campaign, that’s why it’s highly appropriate for it to be entitled #MakingMegaTheFinale. It is a fitting end to an illustrious journey, with one of the grandest stars. In this final blowout, get to know Vice amidst the scenic flower fields in Hokkaio, Japan.
From being a stand-up comedian to one of the industry’s most bankable stars, Vice Ganda paved a long way for himself. The actor/host gives a nod to his humble beginnings, from his simple childhood in Tondo, to his earlier projects when he started in show business. Being one of the most successful acts to date, Vice gives insight to why and how he is at the top of his game. He also shares a special connection with Japan while revealing a lighter and more vulnerable side that the public is not used to. The actor also raves about his unprecedented move together with Mega and shares how he deals with intrigue and negativity that comes with working under the public scrutiny, especially with this issue promising to change the landscape of Philippine fashion.
MEGA’s Big Fashion issue is this year’s thickest release and highlight 587 looks, picks and trends to browse on. Check out an article about Revlon’s hues to get you in full bloom and a guide to accessorizing with scents. Get ready for a Fashion Invasion and marvel on this region’s cultural fashion. Take an exclusive peek on unexpected designer collaborations and this year’s Manila Fashion Festival. Also included in the September issue is MEGA Man, fronted by a more mature and ready Enchong Dee fresh from his Pinoy Big Brother stint.
Grab a copy of the Mega September issue available in all bookstores and newsstands nationwide on September 9. Watch the #MakingMEGATheFinale documentary on Mega’s official website, MEGASTYLE.PH.