Senator Ramon Bong Revilla Jr. is overjoyed after his high-rating Agimat ng Agila was adjudged Best TV Mini-Series, after two seasons of patronage by his avid fans and followers.
Agimat ng Agila was one of the shows feted in the 35th Star Awards for Television by the Philippine Movie Press Club, Inc. (PMPC) on January 28.
It was one of the numerous awards clinched by GMA 7.
Due to the unrelenting patronage by Sen. Bong’s fans and followers of Agimat ng Agila – from its pilot episode to its conclusion, it won the Star Awards ‘Best Drama Mini-Series.’
The awards night was staged at the grand ballroom of Windford Manila Resort and Casino, Manila under the auspices of PMPC President, Fernan de Guzman.
Meanwhile, broadcast giant GMA Network took home 26 other awards out of the 45 awards given out—including the Best TV Station honor.
Winning Best Drama Anthology was Magpakailanman, hosted by broadcast journalist Mel Tiangco.
Jennylyn Mercado took home the Best Single Performance by an Actress award for her role in “Sa Kamay ng Fake Healer” episode of Magpakailanman. John Estrada was named as Best Drama Supporting Actor for his role in the GMA drama Babawiin Ko Ang Lahat.
Top-rating family sitcom Pepito Manaloto won as Best Comedy Show and one of its lead stars, Manilyn Reynes, was named as Best Comedy Actress. Paolo Contis was hailed as Best Comedy Actor for Bubble Gang.
The recognition for Best Horror/Fantasy Program was given to Daig Kayo Ng Lola Ko, while All-Out Sundays was awarded as Best Variety Show. On the other hand, Paolo Ballesteros was recognized as Best Male TV Host for Eat Bulaga.
The award for Best Lifestyle Show went to Taste Buddies, which was hosted by Solenn Heussaff and Gil Cuerva.
Meanwhile, The Clash was once again awarded as Best Talent Search Program and its Clash Masters Julie Anne San Jose and Rayver Cruz, won as Best Talent Search Program Hosts.
Sparkle artists Mikee Quintos and Kelvin Miranda were also given the German Moreno Power Tandem of the Year award. The two Kapuso artists bannered the hit Public Affairs-produced series The Lost Recipe.
GMA Integrated News and GMA Public Affairs also continue to prove its excellence and credibility with the latest recognitions at the 35th Star Awards for Television.
The Network’s flagship newscast 24 Oras clinched the Best News Program award with one of its anchors Vicky Morales winning Best Female Newscaster.
Unang Hirit won the Best Morning Show award, while its hosts Arnold Clavio, Connie Sison, Susan Enriquez, Nathaniel Cruz, Lyn Ching-Pascual, Suzie Entrata-Abrera, Ivan Mayrina, Lhar Santiago, and Mariz Umali were named Best Morning Show Hosts.
Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho was hailed as Best Magazine Show. Susan Enriquez and Mark Salazar were chosen as Best Magazine Show Hosts for GTV’s IJuander.
I-Witness took home the award for Best Documentary Program, while Atom Araullo was recognized as Best Documentary Program Host for The Atom Araullo Specials.
Adding to the long list of GMA’s awards was Wish Ko Lang, which took home the Best Public Service Program award. Meanwhile, the recognition for Best Education Program was given to Born to be Wild, hosted by Doc Ferds Recio and Doc Nielsen Donato. Kara David, on the other hand, was named as Best Educational Program Host for Pinas Sarap.