The all male hunks group Masculados is popular for their novelty songs: ‘Lagot Ka’, ‘Sana Mama’, and ‘Macho Papa’, ‘Jumbo Hotdog’, ‘Ganda, Ganda! Seksi, Seksi!’ , ‘Di ko Mapigil’, ‘Hawakan Mo Na’, and the ‘Masculados Mashup’.
Last August 3, the Masculados appeared on GMA-7’s Sunday All-Star (SAS) singing their three hot songs —‘Lagot Ka’ , ‘Sana Mama’, and ‘Jumbo Hotdog’.
The latest addition to the group is Austrian-Filipino David Karell. They are currently now also looking for a new member.
The Search for the New Masculados will be held on Saturdays of September ( September 6, 13, 20, and 27) at the Fisher Mall, Quezon Avenue, Quezon City.
According to Direk Maryo J., “The search is not just about showcasing the ‘Masculados’ form, but also inspiring people to be healthy and be in great sculptured shape at the same time. Apart from being hunky, we also want to discover talented males who will be health and wellness ambassadors.”
To apply, applicants should submit their profiles with two photographs (one close-up and full body; wearing formal and sexy outfits) to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about the search, please contact JEROME or MARK of Productions56, Inc. at mobile numbers +639157826087; +639178907249 or telephone number (632) 372-4505.
1. The contest is open to all single FILIPINO males: ages 18 to 24 years old, at least 5 ft. & 10 inches tall, with masculine physique and charm & well developed muscle and of good moral character. Has talent in singing and dancing (must perfrom one(1) of Masculados song of his choice)
2. Aspiring contestants shall bring with them the following requirements:
- Authenticated Birth Certificate
- 1 x 3R Whole Body Picture & 1 x 3R Close Up Picture
- Residence Certificate/NBI Clearance/School or Any Government Issued ID
3. Schedule of Activities:
August 7, 2014 PROJECT LAUNCH/PRESS RELEASES
August 7- Sept. 2, 2014 PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT
August 21, 2014 PRESSCON @ The Playland, Fisher Mall (3:00 pm -5:00 PM)
Aug. 22-Sept. 27, 2014 RADIO/TV GUESTINGS/CAMPUS TOURS
September 6, 2014 1st Audition Day @ the Fisher Mall Activity Area (10:00 AM-6:00 PM)
Show w/Guest Stars (Katrina Halili, Geo Ong & MASCU) (6:00 PM-9:00 PM)
September 13, 2014 2nd Audition Day @ the Fisher Mall Activity Area (10:00 AM-6:00 PM)
Show with Guest Stars (Miguel Tanfelix,Bianca Umali, Masculados) (6:00 PM-9:00 PM)
September 20, 2014 3nd Audition Day @ the Fisher Mall Activity Area (10:00 AM-6:00 PM)
Show w/Guest Stars (Andrea del Rosario, Xyruz Cruz & MASCU) (6:00 PM-9:00 PM)
September 27, 2014 GRAND SEARCH @ the Fisher Mall Activity Area (6:00 PM-9:00 PM)
Guest Stars : Ruru Madrid, Ashley Ortega & Max Collins)
4. There will be SIX(6)aspirants chosen EVERY WEEK to vie for the final round on September 27, 2014. Top 6 shall be announced outrightly after the audition process. The decision of the judges is final. List of the weekly TOP6 shall be posted at the designated Fisher Mall area and thru TEXT/CALL info. Total Eighteen (18) aspirants will vie for the GRAND FINAL SEARCH.
- X Factor & Masculine Physique 35%
- Talent (Sing & Dance) 35%
- Intelligence 20%
- Audience Impact 10%
- Total 100%
5. The GRAND FINAL SEARCH will be composed of 18 FINALISTS and will be judged according to the following criteria :
- X Factor & Masculine Physique 30%
- Talent (Sing & Dance) 30%
- Intelligence 20%
- Votes 20%
- Total 100%
Note : VOTING COMPONENT – finalists will be provided each with a VOTE BOX with their picture pasted on it, where their supporters drop the corresponding points earned from the purchases they made from any of the sponsoring products. Validating team will be accompanied by the finalists’ representatives an hour before the show will start. The highest vote is equivalent to 20% and so fort. OFFICIAL VOTING PERIOD starts from September 21 -27, 2014.
7. Each sponsoring product shall be labeled with corresponding equivalent number of votes based on the PESO VALUE of the product. Sponsors shall provide the list and price of participating products for sale. Purchases of the participating products shall only be made at the Fisher Mall outlet of sponsors, department store and supermarket provided with an Official Receipt. Purchases not made within the Fisher Mall shall not be considered valid for the voting. All voting entries shall be within the period of the event.
Grand Winner – will automatically be the New Masculados.
Runner-Ups – Magic 5 Hopefuls
9. AWARDS/PRIZES :
1 Grand Winner
- Exclusive Contract as the New Masculados with Productions 56, Inc.
- Php 25,000.00 Cash Prize & Gift Packs
- Scholarship Grant from STI College
- Php 5,000.00 Cash Prize each & Gift Packs
- Special Awards from Sponsors
- Php 2,000.00 Cash each with Gift Packs
10. THE DECISION OF THE BOARD OF JUDGES IS FINAL.
A presscon was held at the Playland at Fisher Mall last August 21, 2014.
Here are some of video of their performances during the event: