Dilpreet Virk

Indian American aspiring model and actor Dilpreet Virk won two titles at the recent United Nations Pageant in New Kingston, Jamaica.

San Leandro, Calif. — Dilpreet Virk, 23, an aspiring model and actor from Fairfield, Calif., took the Mr. U.S.A. United Nations 2014 and Mr. United Nations World 2014 titles at the United Nations Pageant in New Kingston, Jamaica, July 6.

Virk was born in Karnal, Haryana, and has pursued his dream of modeling and acting since he came to the United States in 2002. After winning the titles, he wrote on social media: “Finally happened!!!!! Couldn’t be any happier... Thank you so much every for all the support and love! [sic] ... but won the title for Mr. United Nations World 2014.”

The pageant is not affiliated with or endorsed by the United Nations. Its Web site states that its “beauty kings and queens will cut across the countries from all seven inhabited continents, making the United Nations Pageant truly global in its scope and appeal.”

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