JayneStars.com logo
 

ATV’s 2012 Mr. Asia Winners Announced

By on November 19, 2012

ATV’s 2012 Mr. Asia Winners Announced thumbnail

From Left to Right: Jason Wong, Zhu Xiaohui, and Ruj are this year’s Mr. Asia.

After three boring and chaotic hours, we have finally the results of ATV’s 2012 Mr. Asia contest. Contestant #11 Zhu Xiaohui (朱曉輝) took the winning title, first runner-up is #12 Ruj (王凱) from Thailand, and local boy #17 Jason Wong (黃集鋒) came in as second runner-up. The show is laden with blunders and mistakes, but there were a few things that made it somewhat interesting to watch.

ATV’s Inhumane Treatment

The biggest news of the night was the withdrawal of a contestant. Contestant #7 Ivan Bi (畢萬春) had threatened to pull out from the final, but it was #2 Jason Dong (董鵬) who withdrew from the contest the evening before the show. Jason complained on his Weibo that the contestants were subjected to ATV’s inhumane treatment. Apparently, when ATV staged a live TV show protesting against additional TV licenses to be granted to new stations, the contestants were asked to play security guards at the location. Also, to promote the event, the contestants were asked to parade on a busy street in briefs only. Jason said that throughout the events, he felt that he was treated worse than an animal.

Jason later receded his previous comments and claimed he was suffering from a fever and decided to withdraw out of fear of passing out on stage. His “reason for withdrawal” was also confirmed by ATV executive, Yip Ka Bao (葉家寶). Jason’s previous postings on his Weibo were all deleted and nowhere to be found.

Program Filled With Errors

The show kicked off with ATV dancers showing poor timing and missteps. Then emcee, Gilbert Lam (林韋辰), followed with confusing lines loaded with mistakes, and he had to be covered by Berlinda Yan (顏子菲). From then on, it became a long and dull show. At one point, it became so unbearable that even the 2012 Miss Asia contestants, who were there to root for their male counterparts, became noticeably annoyed. The contestant question and answer segment was reported to be nothing but insulting to the audiences.

Accidental Exposure

There were other blunders during the show. Contestant #3, Sahil Slathia from India, apparently wore a swimsuit one size too small and accidentally revealed his pubic hair. In another segment, guest Ana R was bear-hugged by #22 Alex G from Russia. The surprise move caused Ana to respond awkwardly and inadvertently reveal part of her butt.

The contest continued to drag on with the mechanical bull riding segment which lasted for half an hour. During the segment, #24 Anthony Chang (張新威) was hit in the groin and suffered from agonizing pain. After two minutes of bucking and spinning, Louis Koo lookalike, #21 Zhang Chuanqi  (張傳奇) outdid the others and won the event. Zhang also ended up with the consolation prize in being named Mr. Fitness.

After three hours, the moment everyone had been waiting from finally commenced with the announcement of the new Mr. Asia. Winning the title, Zhu Xiaohui said that his smile and physique propelled him ahead of the other contestants. Hailing from Jiangxi, China, the 28-year-old indicated that he will likely stay and seek out opportunities in Hong Kong.

The second runner-up, Jason Wong, was stunned and did not sound too happy. The 34-year-old said he was going for the win but believes the stiffness in his performance cost him the title.

Results

    

2012 Mr. Asia #11 Zhu Xiao Hui (朱曉輝); 1st Runner-up #12 Ruj (王凱); 2nd Runner-up #17 Jason Wong (黃集鋒)

    

Mr. Cool #7 Ivan Bi (畢萬春); Mr.Charming: #24 Anthony Chang (張新威); Mr. Fitness #21 Zhang Chuanqi (張傳奇)

Mr. Leadership: #17 Jason Wong (黃集鋒)

2012 Mr. Asia Highlights- Video

    

    

Sources: ATV.com,  The Sun

This article is written by Lance for JayneStars.com.

Note: This article is written for JayneStars.com. DO NOT re-post this article on any other websites. No part of this article may be copied, reproduced, rearranged, redistributed, modified by any means or in any form whatsoever without prior written permission.  You may use the content online and for your non-commercial, personal use only. Copying these materials for anything other than your personal use is a violation of copyright laws.

Should you wish to share this article, we recommend that you: (i) link directly to the article at JayneStars.com on your website; or (ii) share this article link via social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter.

JayneStars Media LLC reserves all copyrights. Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited. By using the JayneStars website, you accept and agree to our Terms and Conditions of Use.

Tags: , , , ,


Related Articles

  • Mr. Asia, Zhu Xiaohui's Nude Photos and Illegal Status Exposed(17)
  • Poor Quality of Mr. Asia Applicants Ridiculed by Netizens(17)
  • ATV Holds 2012 Mr. Asia Auditions(16)
  • ATV Firing of Artists Sparks Outrage(19)
  • ATV Presses Police Charges Against CTI's Ricky Wong for Theft(29)
  • TVB Argues Hong Kong Market Cannot Support New TV Stations(29)
  • ATV Accuses CTI's Ricky Wong of Stealing Internal Documents(27)
  • 2012 Mr. Asia Holds Mainland China Auditions(38)
  • ATV Files for Bankruptcy Due to Repeated Financial Difficulties(49)
  • TVB Faces Mass Resignations and Talent Drain; Monopoly Over Hong Kong Free TV Market Broken(45)

  • Readers' Comments (25)

    1. Jayne says:

      The men are not bad looking, despite earlier press photos showing otherwise.

      #7 Ivan Bi looks a bit like Ruco Chan.
      #12 Ruj from Thailand is gorgeous!

    2. Ric says:

      And I thought Mr HK was a bad show. From the tone of this article, Mr Asia is way worse.

    3. YangGuo says:

      Yikes Ivan’s chest hair and the armpit hair. Out of everyone I only person that caught my eye is Ruj :(

    4. Jayne says:

      The contestants’ swimming briefs were also terrible design. The silver color looked flat and made them look like plain white underwear briefs.

    5. Ivy says:

      Ruj is the best looking outta all.

    6. Kidd says:

      The candidates’ quality are not bad. But, from what is written in the article, the show is quite insulting.

    7. yinnie says:

      I don’t think any of them are extremely goodlooking. Maybe I’ve been watching too many Korean dramas but wow some of the male actors are very very goodlooking :)

      • YangGuo says:

        same, although I sometimes find those males to be a bit feminine, although not to the point being a sissy. I think it’s because Hong Kong audiences has preference for men with more masculinity, cause I’ve never seen cute guys at tvb (although I used to adore Louis Koo when he was younger and before he tanned his skin). Men like Raymond Lam and Ruco are handsome but that’s because they possess charisma rather than having a pretty face.

      • KD says:

        Well of course Korean men are handsome since they have plastic surgery done from head to toes – even ordinary men pay thousands to get it done – and they are not in entertainment or movie industries.

    8. raysimpson says:

      Ha ha. The story continues… erotic photos of Zhu Xiao Hui can be found on a gay website!

      I love ATV!

      • raysimpson says:

        And more! According to Apple Daily, some (may be one or more, not going to pay for online subscription to find out) of the contestants from Mainland have visas that expired prior to the final! And ATV “failed” to report them to immigration.

        ATV strikes again!

    9. aptos says:

      It is just too bad that ATV did not do the contestants justice especially if their claims or criticisms are true. ATV will go under especially if the other free TV stations come on line. It is best that ATV gets absorb by the other stations.

    10. H says:

      LOL ATV NEEDS TO STOP

    11. giving says:

      good for the old gals

    12. David Ho says:

      If compare show performance, I prefer last year….more exciting.

    13. m says:

      This has to be one of the funniest articles I have read on JS — no online! My friends and I laughed so hard our sides ached. We can’t decide whether the too small briefs or the 30 minutes of mechanical bull riding was the funniest (worst). Lance thanks for a great laugh!

    14. thaiana says:

      india sahil salathia is so hot

    15. oliver says:

      i want to see india sahil salathia naked. he is yummy. hehe.

    16. oliver says:

      india should hve winner. cutie

    Readers are no longer able to comment on this old article.

  • Follow JayneStars

  • JayneStars News Subscription


    Never miss any of JayneStars' hottest entertainment news!

    Subscribe to our free list to receive daily news headlines, sent straight to your e-mail account!

    Enter your email address:

    Delivered by FeedBurner

  • Most Popular Articles in 7 Days

  • Latest Headlines

    Veronica Shiu’s Grandfather is Vitasoy Founder thumbnail

    Veronica Shiu’s Grandfather is Vitasoy Founder

    (94 Comments)
    Bernice Liu is Still Single; No Chance with Daniel Sit thumbnail

    Bernice Liu is Still Single; No Chance with Daniel Sit

    (17 Comments)
    Michael Miu Supports Charmaine Sheh for TV Queen: “There Is No One Else” thumbnail

    Michael Miu Supports Charmaine Sheh for TV Queen: “There Is No One Else”

    (148 Comments)
    Roy Chow’s Girlfriend Exchanged Porn Photos for Sex Advice? thumbnail

    Roy Chow’s Girlfriend Exchanged Porn Photos for Sex Advice?

    (8 Comments)
    Dealing with Behcet’s Disease, Raymond Wong Can Now Consume Solid Food thumbnail

    Dealing with Behcet’s Disease, Raymond Wong Can Now Consume Solid Food

    (23 Comments)
    Lai Lok Yi Buys 4-Carat Engagement Ring thumbnail

    Lai Lok Yi Buys 4-Carat Engagement Ring

    (7 Comments)
    Viewers Guess Michael Miu is a Triad Mole in “Line Walker” thumbnail

    Viewers Guess Michael Miu is a Triad Mole in “Line Walker”

    (73 Comments)
    Cecilia Liu Plays Twins in Romance Film “5 Minutes to Tomorrow” thumbnail

    Cecilia Liu Plays Twins in Romance Film “5 Minutes to Tomorrow”

    (11 Comments)
    [Episodic Thoughts] “All That is Bitter is Sweet” Episode 2 thumbnail

    [Episodic Thoughts] “All That is Bitter is Sweet” Episode 2

    (10 Comments)
    Myolie Wu is Still Driving Bosco Wong’s Car thumbnail

    Myolie Wu is Still Driving Bosco Wong’s Car

    (29 Comments)

    Latest 500 Comments

    Click here to see the latest 500 comments from our readers.



    Submit a News Tip:

    If you have a hot or breaking news story you would like to see published on JayneStars.com, please submit a news link.

    About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy

    COPYRIGHT © 2013 JayneStars Media LLC.  All rights reserved.