Mr. World 2009 to be Held in Korea
June 13, 2009 by cd
After a one year hiatus, the most prestigious male pageant in the world is back! 80 gorgeous men from around the globe will vie for the title of the world’s most desirable man.
Mister World 2009, the 6th edition of the Mister World male pageant. It will be held at Seoul, South Korea in September 2009. About 80 delegates are expected to compete from all around the world. Juan García Postigo of Spain will crown his successor at the end of the event.
For the first time, Korea will host the Mister World Pageant in 2009. Julia Morley said “I am so delighted that we will have the opportunity to showcase the beautiful country of Korea to the rest of the world as our contestants battle it out to find the worlds most desirable man”.
The pageant is supported by the Korean government and people. It is also supported by the former Miss Worlds such as Denise Perrier (1953), Azra Akın (2002), María Julia Mantilla (2004), Taťána Kuchařová (2006) and Zhang Zilin (2007) together with the very first Mister World 1996 Tom Nuyens from Belgium.
The reigning Mr. World is Juan Garcia from Spain: