Mister Korea Seung Hwan Lee was named the 12th Mister International during the pageant’s coronation night that took place on Monday, April 30, in Myanmar.
Seung Hwan Lee bested 35 other good looking men from around the world, succeeding previous winner Paul Iskandar of Lebanon.
Paul was not present to pass on the title.
According to his recent Instagram post, the Mister International organization failed to get his visa and papers in time for the pageant.
Contestants from Colombia and South Africa joined Seung Hwan Lee in the top 3.
Mister Colombia Manuel Molano was named 1st runner-up while Mister South Africa Dwayne Geldenhuis was named 2nd runner-up.
Top 5 also included Mister Vietnam Trần Minh Trung and Mister Switzerland Alessio Stefano Costantini.
Part of the top 10 were Mister Nicaragua Elvis Murillo, Mister Japan Taizan Matsuura, Mister Venezuela Ignacio Eduardo Milles Dommar, Mister Philippines Raven Renz Lansangan, and Mister Puerto Rico Joseph Manuel Reyes Disdier.
Contestants from Poland, Indonesia, Netherlands, Spain, Lebanon and Mexico made it to the top 16.
Special awards include Mister Congeniality: Netherlands; Missosology’s Choice: Philippines; and Mister Photogenic: Brazil.