IN PHOTOS: MMFF 2015 Parade of Stars with AlDub, JaDine, KimXi, Kris, and more

Vernise Tantuco
See photos of all the tandems at the MMFF 2015 Parade of Stars, plus a collection of the videos and interviews that we were able to stream live aboard some of the floats

ALDUB. Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza on top of the 'My Bebe Love' float at the Metro Manila Film Festival 2015 Parade of Stars. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

MANILA, Philippines – With the annual Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) comes the MMFF Parade of Stars, and this year, we got to go up a couple of floats and see the view from above.

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

This year’s parade, which took place on Wednesday, December 23, featured floats from the 8 entries to the festival.

The parade’s route started at Coral Way, Pasay, and ended at the Quirino Grandstand.

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Let’s have a look at some of the photos, interviews, and videos we got of the stars at the 2015 MMFF Parade.

My Bebe Love

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

The most anticipated float that day was the one for My Bebe Love, featuring Alden Richards and Maine “Yaya Dub” Mendoza, also known as the AlDub tandem.

 

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

The streets were packed with AlDub fans that day.

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

My Bebe Love also stars Ai-Ai delas Alas and Vic Sotto.

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Here’s a video of the My Bebe Love float arriving at the Quirino Grandstand. 

My Bebe Love float at MMFF 2015 Parade

My Bebe Love float arriving at MMFF 2015 Parade of Stars. See Maine Mendoza, Alden Richards, Vic Sotto, and more!

Posted by Rappler on Wednesday, 23 December 2015

 

Beauty and the Bestie

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

We were able to go up the Beauty and the Bestie float and stand right behind stars Vice Ganda and Coco Martin.

MMFF 2015 Parade, Beauty and the Bestie float

Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) 2015 Parade of Stars, Beauty and the Bestie float. We're behind Vice Ganda, Coco Martin, James Reid, and Nadine Lustre. James greets us Merry Christmas!

Posted by Rappler on Tuesday, 22 December 2015

 


On top of the crowded float, we also managed to grab a quick interview with James Reid and Nadine Lustre. Beauty and the Bestie is JaDine’s first MMFF movie together.

JaDine at MMFF 2015 parade

We're with James Reid and Nadine Lustre #JaDine at the MMFF Parade of Stars 2015

Posted by Rappler on Tuesday, 22 December 2015

 

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

NADINE. Nadine Lustre at the MMFF 2015 Parade of Stars. Photo by Rappler


All You Need is Pag-ibig

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Up on the All You Need is Pag-ibig float, we said hi to Ian Veneracion, Jodi Sta Maria, Kim Chiu, and Xian Lim.

LIVE MMFF Parade: All You Need is Pagibig float with Jodi Santa Maria, Ian Veneracion, Kim Chiu, and Xian Lim.

Posted by Rappler on Tuesday, 22 December 2015


Kris Aquino also gave us a few words about her movie, in between ducking underneath the trees that lined the streets.

Kris Aquino at the MMFF 2015 Parade of Stars

Posted by Rappler on Wednesday, 23 December 2015

 

Nilalang

We spotted Japanese actress Maria Ozawa was on the Nilalang float. 

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Honor Thy Father

Fresh from the success of A Second Chance, John Lloyd Cruz will be back on the big screen in Honor Thy Father. 

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Haunted Mansion

Janella Salvador, Marlo Mortel, and Jerome Ponce waved from the Haunted Mansion float. Haunted Mansion is one of the horror flicks in the MMFF lineup this year.

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler


Walang Forever

Jericho Rosales and Jennylyn Mercado waved to fans from the Walang Forever float. 

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Buy Now Die Later

On the Buy Now Die Later float, stars Vhong Navarro, John “Sweet” Lapus, and Janine Gutierrez interacted with the crowd. Like many of the other stars that day, they were throwing posters and scattering confetti on the streets.

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

All of the MMFF entries will be released on December 25.

What did you think about the parade? Which movies are you going to see this holiday season? Let us know in the comments below! – Rappler.com

Vernise Tantuco

Vernise Tantuco is on Rappler's Research Team, fact checking suspicious claims, wrangling data, and telling stories that need to be heard.