The 6’ 1” tall Brazilian-Japanese ‘hottie’, who rose to fame after appearing in Cosmo’s September 2009 Men supplement issue—Daniel Matsunaga was declared the BIG WINNER of the latest edition of Pinoy Big Brother All In this year on a Sunday evening, August 24 at Resorts World Manila’s Newport Performing Arts Theater and will be telecast live on ABS-CBN.
Matusnaga bested other 20 housemates who journeyed with him inside the house of Kuya in 119 days, approximately within four months. On Saturday evening, August 23, only four remained standing and waiting for their rightful places as decided by the votes through SMS and online voting.
Despite the fact, the 25 –year-old Matsunaga was not ahead in the ranking prior to the votes were being turned back to zero (it was Jane Oineza who ranked first), still he emerged victorious over the three housemates—Maris, Jane, and Vickie.
After the overnight nationwide voting, the ‘Hunk of the world ng Makati’ was declared the grand champion in the 5th Season of ABS-CBN ‘Pinoy Big Brother’.
The Big Winner will receive one million pesos; an Asian tour for two; a brand new 30-square meter condominium unit at the Amaia Steps Novaliches in Novaliches, Quezon City; and two business franchises.
The second, third, and fourth placers will receive five hundred thousand, three hundred thousand, and two hundred thousand pesos, respectively.
In this edition of PBB, when it opened on April 27 this year, the housemates were grouped into three—the Teens, Regular Adults, and Celebrities.