If there is one man whom the Filipinas dream of everyday is Borgy Manotoc. At 23, Borgy was born to privilege attributed to the being the grandson of the late Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos and son of re-elected Ilocos Norte representative Imee Marcos.
Born on April 9, 1983, in Honolulu, Borgy’s father Tommy Mantoc named his son after the famed tennis icon Bjorn Borg.
Borgy spent his early childhood studying in London, traveled intensively, and lived in Portugal, Florida, and Singapore with his family, before returning to Philippines. Borgy isn’t the typical beautiful and famous bachelor. No jet-setting lifestyle or black book of a list of glamorous girlfriends for him.
Borgy leads a simple life chucking fancy cuisines and ready meat for tofu, soy patties, and veggie
“I’m kuripot (frugal) all the way. At times, I splurge but I save a lot. It’s part of who I am. It’s important to think of my goals. Money is very fleeting; and it’s not easy to acquire, I try to make do what I can. There’s no need to live an excessive lifestyle. I don’t need it.”
"I don’t believe in fate, but I believe in creating destiny. It’s up to us to fulfill it.”
- Borgy Manotoc
burger. Also, Borgy doesn’t fancy colas but would rather drink soymilk. Borgy is a health buff, and loves to eat his fruits always takes a glass of ice-cold water.
A perfect body with a six-pack abs, Borgy is a model and actor based in Philippines. Photographs of a hot looking Borgy encased only in a snug fitting pair of Bench jeans have left an indelible mark on the memory of legions of Filipino consumers. Not only does he make for an exciting and enticing clotheshorse, he is also an object of affection and admiration for his fellow citizens.
Borgy’s simplicity, frankness, and ability to think clearly are endearing. He is gentle, polite, and gracious and looks forward to a promising career as a model and actor. If his family, the Marcosses, have a reputation of being notorious for their flashy and flamboyant lifestyle, then Borgy is the archetypal G.I or Genuine Ilocacano.