MANILA, Philippines – The films Women of the Weeping River and Paglipay lead this year’s Gawad Urian nominations, with 11 nominations each.
The awards night is scheduled to be held on July 20 at ABS-CBN.
Award-winning directors Brillante Mendoza, Lav Diaz, and Paolo Villaluna were nominated in the Best Director category.
Nora Aunor, Charo Santos, Jaclyn Jose, and Cherry Pie Picache are among the actresses who will compete for the Best Actress title.
Tommy Abuel, Bembol Roco, and Paolo Ballestero are some of the nominees for Best Actor.
This year’s Natatanging Gawad Urian will be awarded to Star for All Seasons Vilma Santos-Recto.
Here is the list of nominees.
This list will be updated as more nominees are announced.
Natatanging Gawad Urian: Vilma Santos-Recto