Making Mega: Our Fave Photos of Vice Ganda in Japan


The nation’s most bankable comedian bloomed like an ethereal cherry blossom on the September 2015 Mega cover. Shot by BJ Pascual in the breathtaking fields of Hokkaido, Japan, Vice looked every bit a goddess in that blush pink Michael Levya dress.

It was impossible to miss on the newsstands, and it broke the internet for being the first cover to feature an openly gay man.

If you were hiding under a rock, here’s a little throwback (it’s Thursday anyway).

The soon-to-be-iconic cover shot.


A forest nymph in a strange dream.


A blonde ray of light.