Man wins $10,000 for having the ugliest face in the world

Published On: Friday, January 11, 2013 6:00 AM
By: Sarah Weiss
Man with the ugliest face in the world wins $10,000
He is able to make a face the ugliest in the world and is earning $10,000.

Tang Shuquan of the city of Chengdu, China, has worked at contorting his face in the most horrible way possible.

He was rewarded for his years of hard work with a $10,000 prize and medal of the Guinness World Record for the most twisted face in the world.

He challenged any person in the world who can make an even uglier face he will award $15,000.

Shuquan, which looks perfectly normal when not turning his face upward, his jaw may protrude so high that it covers the lips and bites his nose. The strange face is called 'gurning. "It's not pretty.

Shuquan started doing public performances 10 years ago, and is known as the King of the distorted faces by Chinese media, according to the news media. Shuquan competed in the Guinness World Records show in Italy in March, and was finally awarded the Medal of the Guinness World Record.