PHOTOS: 26th PMPC Star Awards
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Movie Press Club (PMPC) staged the 26th PMPC Star Awards for Television last November 18 at the Henry Lee Irwin Theater of the Ateneo de Manila University.
Kris Aquino, Toni Gonzaga and Aga Muhlach hosted the program; Al Quinn directed.
The PMPC recognizes entertainment personalities who have had reputable television projects for the year, who have the respect of their peers and who have effectively touched the lives of their audience.
They gave away 43 awards, 2 of which had recipients who were tied:
- Best Comedy Actress: Pokwang (Toda Max) and Rufa Mae Quinto (Bubble Gang)
- Best Drama Actress: Nora Aunor (Sa Ngalan ng Ina) and Helen Gamboa (Walang Hanggan)
German Moreno received recognition as Natatanging Alagad ng Telebisyon; Gloria Romero received the Ading Fernando Lifetime Achievement Award and Tina Monzon-Palma was recognized for Excellence in Broadcasting.
Comedy king Dolphy received a posthumous award accepted by his son, Ronnie.
Here are some photos from that star-studded evening:
Here is the complete list of winners:
- Best TV Station: ABS-CBN 2
- Best Drama Series: Amaya (GMA 7)
- Best Drama Actor: Jericho Rosales (Dahil Sa Pag-Ibig, ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Drama Actress: Nora Aunor (Sa Ngalan Ng Ina, TV5) and Helen Gamboa (Walang Hanggan, ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Child Performer: Xyriel Manabat (100 Days To Heaven, ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Comedy/Gag Show: Toda Max (ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Comedy Actor: Robin Padilla (Toda Max, ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Comedy Actress: Rufa Mae Quinto (Bubble Gang, GMA 7) and Pokwang (Toda Max, ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Single Performance by an Actor: Noni Buencamino (Maalaala Mo Kaya: ‘Sapatos’ episode, ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Single Performance by an Actress: Sylvia Sanchez (Maalaala Mo Kaya: ‘Aswang’ episode, ABS-CBN 2)
- Best New Female TV Personality: Divine Lee (Extreme Makeover Home Edition Philippines, TV 5)
- Best New Male TV Personality: Arjo Atayde (Maalaala Mo Kaya: ‘Bangka’ episode, ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Drama Anthology: Untold Stories Mula Sa Face To Face (TV 5)
- Best Musical/Variety Show: ASAP 2012 (ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Male TV Host: Billy Crawford (ASAP 2012, ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Female TV Host: Toni Gonzaga (ASAP 2012, ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Public Service Program: Wish Ko Lang (GMA 7)
- Best Public Service Program Host: Atty. Persida Acosta (Public Atorni: Asunto O Areglo, TV 5)
- Best Reality/Game Show: It's Showtime (ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Reality/Game Show Host[s]: Vice Ganda, Anne Curtis, Vhong Navarro, Billy Crawford, Karylle, Kim Atienza, Jugs Jugueta, Teddy Corpuz, Ryan Bang, Jhong Hilario, Coleen Garcia, Joy Rendon (It's Showtime, ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Talent Search Program: Talentadong Pinoy (TV 5)
- Best Talent Search Program Host: Luis Manzano, Billy Crawford (Pilipinas Got Talent Season 3, ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Youth-Oriented Show: Luv U (ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Educational/Children's Show: Matang Lawin (ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Educational/Children's Show Host: Kim Atienza (Matang Lawin, ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Celebrity/Showbiz-Oriented Talk Show: The Buzz (ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Male Celebrity/Showbiz-Oriented Talk Show Host: Vice Ganda (Gandang Gabi Vice, ABS- CBN 2)
- Best Female Celebrity/Showbiz-Oriented Talk Show Host: Kris Aquino (Kris TV, ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Magazine Show: Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho (GMA 7)
- Best Magazine Show Host: Jessica Soho (Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho, GMA 7)
- Best Horror/Fantasy Program: Wansapanataym (ABS-CBN 2)
- Best News Program: TV Patrol (ABS- CBN 2)
- Best Male Newscaster: Ted Failon (TV Patrol, ABS -CBN 2)
- Best Female Newscaster: Vicky Morales (Saksi, GMA 7)
- Best Public Affairs Program: The Bottomline with Boy Abunda (ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Public Affairs Program Host: Boy Abunda (The Bottomline With Boy Abunda, ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Lifestyle/Travel Show: Landmarks (Net 25)
- Best Lifestyle/Travel Show Host: Richard Gutierrez (Pinoy Adventure, GMA 7)
- Best Documentary Program: I-Witness (GMA 7)
- Best Documentary Program Host[s]: Kara David, Howie Severino, Jay Taruc, Sandra Aguinaldo (I-Witness, GMA 7)
- Best Documentary Special: Cheche Lazaro Presents Edsa At Pinoy (ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Morning Show: Umagang Kay Ganda (ABS-CBN 2)
- Best Morning Show Host[s]: Alex Santos, Bernadette Sembrano, Anthony Taberna, Winnie Cordero, Andrei Felix, Venus Raj, Iya Villania, Bianca Gonzalez, Gerry Baja, Ariel Ureta, Mj Felipe, Edmund Rosales (Umagang Kay Ganda, ABS-CBN 2)
- Ading Fernando Lifetime Achievement Award: Gloria Romero
- Excellence In Broadcasting Award: Tina Monzon-Palma
- Natatanging Alagad Ng Telebisyon: German Moreno
- Posthumous Award: Dolphy
- Male and Female Face of the Night: Bryan Termulo and Ai-Ai delas Alas
- Male and Female Star of the Night: Aga Muhlach and Ruffa Gutierrez
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