19-year-old Rodolphe Bou-Nader beat 15 other candidates in the 2012 Mister Lebanon competition held last night at the Regency Palace hotel.
First runner-up was Ahmad Abdel-Rida, Hassan Lakkis second runner-up, Ali Hammoud third runner-up, and Elie Najem fourth runner-up.
Special awards went to Joe Ghadban (Mister Photogenic), and Benoit Sayah (Mister Personality).
The pageant was hosted by the presenter Rita Harb, and former Mister Lebanon Wissam Hanna.
Khaled Zahraman PM, Singer Haifa Wehbe, fashion designer Abed Mahfouz, former Miss Lebanon Sandra Rizk, Miss Lebanon 1983 May Mrad, Syrian actress Jenny Esper, the face of Di Pierra Jewelery model Sandy Farah Hakim, dentist Waleed Zaraqet, Dr. Naji Zreik and sculptor Rudy Rahme were part of the jury.
P.S.: Both Rodolphe and Ahmad pulled a surprise by going far in the competition, but Rodolphe was on our final 5 list in the article: Mister Lebanon 2012 Candidates Initial Review, along with the runners-up Ali Hammoud, and Elie Najem!
Rodolphe will represent Lebanon at the Mr World contest.
Mister Lebanon 2012 broadcast rerun on MTV Friday, January 27.
Congratulations to all the winners!
Thanks to the image consultant/group administrator of Mister Lebanon and Make-up artist Mosbah Al-Jammal.