Filipino doctor is finalist in US comedy video contest
An entry from the Philippines is one of the finalists of America Meet World, “a global comedy video contest” that will see the winner flying to New York City to meet three executives from “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart”.
Written by Nace Cruz and featuring his acting chops, the clip tackles the theme of technology in three minutes.
Cruz, a doctor by profession, and his rivals will battle it out in the "America Meet World" comedy video competition.
His video entry is called Junjun: The Social Media Savvy Beggar. Episode 1 "Hunger".
Cruz needs the public's help and fast, as there is only a few more hours before voting ends.
"I'm really clamoring for all the people out there lalo na yung active online if I could get your help, voting ends on March 1."
The competition drew 138 video entries from 21 countries.
To vote for Cruz, go to www.americameetworld.com/submissions/355 and register using your Facebook or email account, then click the thumbs up sign.
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