By: Alexa Villano
MANILA, Philippines – Ogie Alcasid is stepping into the world of pageantry as board director of Mutya ng Pilipinas.
The singer’s production company, A Team, will help produce the pageant, scheduled in August.
Speaking to Rappler before the press conference on Wednesday, March 27, Alcasid said he was approached by the chairman of Mutya ng Pilipinas, Fred Yuson, to help out.
“Fred is a good friend and needed my help. From there, it led to one project to another. And then we got Cory [Quirino] and we became a team,” he said, referring to the pageant’s new president Cory Qurino.
“We are producing the pageant. And my team, my management events company A Team will be the one organizing the pageant.”