"Life has changed so much that I'm living my dream right now," said 28-year-old Filip Pavlovic, who won the jungle crown in February of this year, the German Press Agency. "I'm doing what I love - and that's being in front of the camera and entertaining people. I'm meeting a lot of cool personalities and I hope to be able to experience that for a long time to come."
Pavlovic, known from "The Bachelorette", for example, has nothing against being presented with the profession of "reality TV candidate". "Why should that bother me? That's what made me what I am today." The six-part reality documentary "Filip
Pavlovic and his buddy Serkan Yavuz, who is also known from TV shows, are given the task of doing all the jobs the mayor has given him to do for a week in idyllic Unkel am Rhein: be it as a history and math teacher at school, in a hotel or in landscape maintenance.
"Of course, the job as a teacher is very special – to see the other side for once. I have to say that I like the side as a teacher much better." He had "never heard of Unkel before," said the hamburger of the dpa. "But it's a small, cute town with a very cozy atmosphere." The 28-year-old, who used to be the managing director of his family's cleaning company, is "not as active there as he was two years ago. But if mom needs support, I'm always there." And: "Mom is the boss. I do what she tells me."