Report and photos by Drew Francisco and Ameer Gamama

The 36 contestants of the 20th Manhunt International were presented to the members of the press on February 18 at F1 Hotel Manila in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City.

The gorgeous male models from around the globe paraded in swimwear by John Guarnes. They also gamely answered questions from the media, together with Manhunt International organization executive president Rosko Dickinson.

They are in for an exciting schedule of fashion shoots, out-of-town activities, and city tours leading up to the world final on February 22 at the New Frontier Theater in Quezon City.

This is the second time that the Philippines is hosting the world’s longest-running male modeling competition. The country previously hosted the contest’s 1999 edition. is hosting the 2020 edition. Missosology.Org