This year’s edition of Mr. World 2019 pageant is going to happen in the Philippines with sixty 69 handsome and desirable candidates came from various parts of the world who will be competing for the title at the legendary Smart Araneta on August 23, 2019 8 PM which will be broadcast live to global audience. They were presented to the members of the press last August 8 at the Versailles Tent, Novotel Hotel Araneta Center, Quezon City. The chairperson and CEO of Mr. World and Miss World pageants Miss Julia Morley together with the reigning Miss World 2018 Vanessa Ponce of Mexico and Miss World 2016 Stephanie Del Valle of Puerto Rico were present during the media presentation. Ms. Morley said that she was excited and indeed very happy that Mr. World pageant is finally going to happen in the Philippines with various mental and physical challenges for the next two weeks prior the grand finale. The 69 gentlemen were warmly welcomed by Mr. Arnold Vegafria, Miss World Philippines and Mr. World Philippines top honcho. He said that the 2019 edition is going to be one of the best if not the best pageant presentation that will happen since its inception way back 1996. Mr. World pageant is considered the largest and the most prestigious male international pageant in the world and being owned by Miss World Organization with headquarter based in London, England. There will be pre events prior the finals wherein the candidates will be tested from physical to mental endurance as set by the pageant organization.