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The MTV VJ Hunt is a search conducted by certain MTV channels in Asia for their respective channels' newest VJs.


Year Winner Year active in MTV Note
2003 Daniel Mananta 2003–present Host Indonesian Idol and Asian Idol
2004 Evan Sanders 2004 - 2007 Indonesian Actor and singer
2005 Alblen Fillindo Fabe 2005 - 2006 The first Indonesian contestant vj hunt Asia (2005-2006) Actor and presenter L A light freepas
2006 Vinna Yuanna 2006 - 2007
2007 Millane Fernandez [id] 2007 - 2008 Indonesian actress
2008 Rizky Triyantono 2008 - 2010 Indonesian presenter
2010 Sarah Jane 2010 Actress
2011 Eliza Sulaiman 2011– 2012

MTV VJ Hunt Indonesia in 2011 was the last VJ Hunt competition in the country as the MTV license for Indonesia was not being extended in Indonesia due to some undisclosed reasons. Haries Argareza (Arga) Harahap was chosen as the runner up and Andra Ziggie got the 3rd place.


The MTV VJ Hunt in the Philippines was held every two years, and has produced notable Filipino VJs. During the 2005 MTV VJ Hunt, instead of choosing the standard two winners, four winners were picked for the first time. One winner, Colby Miller became the first Philippine VJ Hunt winner to be hired by MTV Asia. During the whole duration of MTV Philippines, KC Montero became the longest active VJ Hunt winner.






  • Colby Miller (2005-2007)
  • Nicole Fonacier (2005-2006)
  • Claire Olivar (2005-2006)
  • Don Puno (2005)


  • Kat Alano (2007-2009)
  • Andi Manzano (2007-2009)
  • Sib Sibulo (2007-2009)


The first season of the search for a VJ on MTV Vietnam begins from July 15, 2012. Utt Panichkul (from MTV Asia) and former model Thúy Hạnh (from Vietnam) are the permanent judging members, they are joined hands by Holly Grabarek (MTV Asia), Thanh Bạch, music producer Huy Tuấn, Nguyễn Hải Phong, actress Ngọc Hiệp, actress Lê Khánh, and fashion designer Công Trí throughout 12 weeks.[1]