Monday, August 25, 2008

The Sexiest Man in the Philippines

The E! Entertainment in America has chosen Dingdong Dantes as the sexiest man in the Philippines completing their list of 25 Sexiest Man in the World. The Philippine heartthrob will join the list of other models, actors and sportsmen, including the popular British soccer player David Beckham.

Considering the fact that E! Entertainment is one of the largest and most popular networks in Hollywood and also the most subscribed network around the world, the actor didn’t expected that he will be included on the list. There was an advised addressed to one of Dingdong’s indorsing product that states that the he might be included in the selection of the 25 Sexiest Men. After several exchange of emails from the actor’s manager Perry Lansigan a final letter came from E! Entertainment’s Right and Clearance Supervisor, Brian N. Potter that contains the following:

Dear Perry,

We are currently producing a television program called “Sexiest: Men of the World” (the “Production”) where we will feature 25 of the hottest males in the world. As part of the Production, we have decided to include Dingdong Dantes as one of the 25 Sexiest Men of the World! The list is still being generated but we can tell you as of the date of this letter that we have selected the following males:

Gilles Marini (France)

Kostas Martakhs (Greece)

Michael Lewis (Israel)

Dan Carter (New Zealand)

David Beckham (UK)

Here is the series description: Young, blonde celebutantes may be what you’re used to seeing on news stands, but when it comes to appeasing the insatiable appetite of the world, you’ve got to serve up the hottest most delectable dishes imaginable! We cover the entire globe searching for the sexiest beach-hard bodies and the delicious divas that can melt you with their voices and crush you with their sizzling sex appeal! We’ll also discuss studs that can capture your attention in a flash, pin-ups with deadly curves, famous footballers with all the right moves and their wives and girlfriends who bask in beauty.

(Source: ROSE GARCIA Philippine Entertainment Portal)

From left, Gilles Marini (France). Kostas Martakhs (Greece), Michael Lewis (Israel) and Dan Carter (New Zealand).

According to E! Entertainment, there is still no exact date when the particular interview will be aired at E! perhaps in the 3rd or 4th quarter of this year. However, Dingdong took this as a very great opportunity for him and he was just so overwhelmed that it is not only the Filipinos who recognize him but as well as Hollywood. In fact, even the whole world will soon notice him.

Dingdong Dantes’ career starts to explode when he became the leading man in the top rated telenovela in the Philippines. Soon after, he became one of the country’s favorite endorsers. He also grabbed the attention of the whole filipinos when he sports sexy underwear in the recent Bench fashion show. But aside from acting and modeling, Dingdong Dantes is also a director. He was even nominated as the Movie Director of the Year in his film, Angels.

Dingdong Dantes as a Heath Buff: He has been very particular not only on his looks but as well as his health.

He was included in the poster of the Philippines Diabetes Association which promotes eating of vegetables will be good on our health.

2007 Cosmopolitan's No. 1 Bachelor of the Year ( Cosmopolitan Magazine, Philippines)

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