Meet the PH contestants on 'Asia's Next Top Model Season 4'

MANILA, Philippines – Asia's Next Top Model is back for season 4 with new contestants who will compete for the big win and the chance to make it big on the international stage. 

On their Facebook page, the show released the photos of the ladies from all over the region, who will be seen starting March 9 on Star World. Three of the aspirants are Filipinos with beauty pageant backgrounds. Will we finally take the top spot this year? (PH bet Monika Sta Maria is 1st runner-up on 'Asia's Next Top Model')

Let's meet the 3 Filipino ladies.

Gwendoline Ruais

Photo from Facebook/Asia's Next Top Model season 4

Filipino-French Gwendoline, 25 was the 1st runner-up in the 2011 Miss World pageant held in London. She is also a TV host, model, pageant trainer, and has her own website,

Alaiza Malinao

Photo from Facebook/Asia's Next Top Model season 4

Alaiza is 22 years old and is active in the modeling scene in the Philippines. She was also the 1st runner- up in the 2014 Century Tuna Superbod competition in Boracay. Last year, Alaiza joined Binibining Pilipinas 2015, where she was a semifinalist.

Julian Flores

Photo from Facebook/Asia's Next Top Model season 4

Julian competed in the 2014 Bb Pilipinas competition, where she was part of the Top 15. According to her Instagram bio, She placed 4th runner-up in the Miss Manila beauty contest in 2014.

Filipino contestant Monika Sta Maria finished 1st runner-up of Asia's Next Top Model in season 3. Jodilly Pendre and Katarina Rodriguez placed 1st runner-up and 2nd runner-up in season 2Stephanie Retuya placed 1st runner-up in the show's first season.

Asia's Next Top Model Season 4 will be hosted by Cindy Bishop. –