'Survivor' Winners: Where Are They Now?
Yul Kwon, Season 13 (
Cook Islands): One of the most popular contestants to ever appear on "Survivor," Yul was showered with much attention and adoration by the media after his win for his positive portrayal of Asian Americans and his smart gameplay. He was included by People magazine in its "Sexiest Men Alive" and "Hottest Bachelors" editions, and Extra TV declared him one of its "Most Eligible Bachelors." In the years following his appearance on the show, Yul acted as a special correspondent for CNN on a show about the Asian American community, worked for the FCC, and recently hosted a new television series on PBS called "America Revealed." He proposed to his girlfriend, Sophie Tan, in 2008 and married her in 2009 in a ceremony that was televised on the TV Guide channel. They had a baby in 2010. Yul campaigned for President Obama and has not ruled out a run for political office in the future.