IN PHOTOS: Celebrities party at Star Magic Ball 2017
MANILA, Philippines – While all of us look forward to seeing what the stars wear to the red carpet, it isn't the main of event of Star Magic Ball – after they walk down the Makati Shangri-La hall, the stars get to party at the main event.
On its 25th year, the Star Magic Ball was hosted by Martin Nievera and celebrities like Jericho Rosales, Piolo Pascual, Claudine Barretto, Angelica Panganiban, Bea Alonzo, and Xian Lim paid tribute to Star Creatives Chief Operating Officer Malou Santos of Star Cinema.
Xian Lim, KZ Tandingan, Yeng Constantino, Jolina Magdangal, and Denise Laurel serenaded the crowd with some of her favorite songs.
Couples Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla, and Liza Soberano and Enrique Gil were part of a special tribute to Star Magic founder Johnny Manahan.
Claudine and Kristine Hermosa led the tribute to Manahan.
Some couples like Richard Gutierrez and Sarah Lahbati attended the event for the first time.
Heart Evangelista and Isabel Oli were also at the party.
Kathryn Bernardo was given the Pond's Brightest Star of the Night award, while Julia Barretto took home the Pond's Belle of the Ball award.
Kisses Delavin and Marco Gallo, meanwhile, were given the Best Dressed award.
Aside from the party, the Star Magic Ball also serves as a fund raising event. This year, proceeds from the event will go to the Bantay Edukasyon scholars of Bantay Bata. – Rappler.com