John Lloyd, ‘Heneral Luna’ win big in 39th Gawad Urian

  • Page Views 2899
  • The Manunuri ng Pelikulang Pilipino named the winners of the 39th Gawad Urian Awards on Wednesday night at the Kia Theater in Cubao, Quezon City.

    Jerrold Tarog’s acclaimed historical biopic “Heneral Luna” finished the night with the most awards (4), including Best Director, while Kapamilya star John Lloyd Cruz bagged his first Best Actor win.

    Hosted by Iza Calzado, Zoren Legaspi, and Butch Francisco, the ceremony also celebrated the works of cinematographer Romy Vitug, who was recognized with the Lifetime Achievement Award.

    Here is the full list of winners:

    • Best Picture: “Taklub”
    • Best Actor: John Lloyd Cruz for his role in “Honor Thy Father”
    • Best Actress: LJ Reyes for “Anino sa Likod ng Buwan”
    • Best Director: Jerrold Tarog for “Heneral Luna”
    • Natatanging Gawad Urian (Lifetime Achievement Award): Romy Vitug Taklub-poster
    • Best Cinematography: Pong Ignacio for “Heneral Luna”
    • Best Screenplay: Robby Tantingco for “Ari: My Life with a King”
    • Best Production Design: Ben Payumo for “Water Lemon”
    • Best Editing: Jerrold Tarog for “Heneral Luna”
    • Best Music: Jake Abella for “Ari: My Life with a King”
    • Best Sound: Mikko Quizon for “Heneral Luna”
    • Best Documentary Film: Sheron Dayoc’s “The Crescent Rising”
    • Best Short Film: Angelie Mae Macalanda’s “Wawa”
    • Best Supporting Actress: Ana Abad Santos for “Apocalypse Child”
    • Best Supporting Actor: Bernardo Bernardo for “Imbisibol”

    Share

    New Posts Recently publish post More

    • 12 December 2018
      23 hours ago No comment

      Marian reveals gender of new baby

      Marian Rivera cannot contain her excitement. Although her second pregnancy is not as easy as her first, she is still overjoyed as she and husband Dingdong Dantes are expecting a boy next year. “Ilang pangalan na ang kinu-consider ni Dingdong for his son,” said a source. “May mga magsa-suggest ...

    • 12 December 2018
      1 day ago No comment

      Edward thrilled for Maymay

      After Maymay Entrata’s successful stint as a model at Arab Fashion Week last November 21, her screen partner Edward Barber pens an emotional message for the young actress. “You’re a star. An absolute star. I know this is long overdue but you shouldn’t forget this: Nagdala ka ng karangalan ...

    • 12 December 2018
      1 day ago No comment

      Bela’s new role? As a comedian!

      As part of this year’s Metro Manila Film Festival entry “Fantastica,” Bela Padilla said she could not believe she is now part of one of the biggest movies of the year which is headlined by Vice Ganda. “Hindi pa nga nag-si-sink in sa akin ‘yun (laughs). Actually nung sinabi ...

    • 12 December 2018
      1 day ago No comment

      Vice Ganda’s embarrassing moment

      Vice Ganda had the entire “It’s Showtime” studio cringing from second-hand embarrassment on Tuesday as he recalled an encounter with music icon Jose Mari Chan. The “Fantastica” star shared the anecdote during the “Tawag ng Tanghalan” segment, after an audience member’s performance reminded him of the Christmas tunes popularized ...

    • 12 December 2018
      1 day ago No comment

      Pia wows in Oliver Tolentino

      Famous fashion designers from every country used Thai Silk to create their collection. The Philippines’ Oliver Tolentino and 2015 Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach won a lot of raves and were given standing ovations on the ramp. Pia was very proud of Oliver and the other Pinoy designers. “Maraming salamat ...

    %d bloggers like this: