Pinoy LGBT community in Israel to hold party for X-Factor winner


Posted at Jan 15 2014 07:11 PM | Updated as of Jan 16 2014 03:12 AM

MANILA, Philippines - The Filipino LGBT community in Israel will hold a victory party for Rose Fostanes, the first winner of X-Factor Israel.

Fostanes, who surprised many when she admitted she is a lesbian on the show, will attend the party with her girlfriend Mel Adel.

Adel flew to Israel to witness her girlfriend win the top prize at the reality TV show.

The party will be live streamed on to allow Fostanes' fans to join in the fun. The party will start at 9 p.m., Israel time, Wednesday or 4 a.m. Manila time, Thursday.

Adel earlier said she and Fostanes hope to settle down after she won in the reality singing competition.

In an interview with ABS-CBN News' Marie Lozano on January 10 before flying to Israel to surprise her girlfriend, Adel said Fostanes promised that they will settle down in Israel once she wins the X-Factor title.