Rex Hermogino! Proud to be PINOY!
January 2, 2007 11:54pm CST
Yahoo! Crowns Rex Hermogino as Winner of the Yahoo Talent Show!SANTA MONICA, Calif. - Announced that Rex Hermogino has been voted the wimmer of the First-Ever Yahoo! Talent Show, the online video contest dedicated to discovering the hottest original talent on the Internet. Hermogino, who is from San Diego, caugth the eye of judges Tom Green, Maria Sansone and The Ninja from Ask a Ninja.com, as well as the votes of online viewers, with his singing, songwriting and video making talents. In being named the Talent Show winner, Hermogino becomes the newest Web Celeb and wins a development deal to either star in or produce his own show on Yahoo! as well as $50,000 in cash. Cost containment for communications vendors and their carrier customers can be achieved on two fronts. Hermogino, who is a graphic designer, single-handedly put together a series of online music videos, the most popular of which was "Love in the Internet", which spread virally and was viewed over 100,000 times. He stayed with the love-seeking theme during the finalist challenges, interviewing New Yorkers about their favorite pick-up lines. Hermogino was born in the Philippines and raised in Guam, and has been writing music since he was in middle school.