John Jeffrey “Janjep” Carlos was hailed the second Filipino and Asian to obtain the Mr. Gay World crown after in this year’s pageant in South Africa.
The proud Caviteño surpassed 21 other candidates in the concluding round of the pageant in Cape Town, South Africa on May 4 (May 5 in Manila).
Spain’s Francisco Alvarado was crowned 1st runner up, followed by Hungary’s Oliver Pusztan (2nd runner up), Thailand’s Cjayudhom Samibat (3rd runner up) and Belgium’s Nick Van Vooren (4th runner up)
Carlos advocates for mental health awareness, particularly the fight against depression.
News source: ABS CBN News