MANILA -- Sarah Geronimo and Kathryn Bernardo were both named best actress at the 35th Philippine Movie Press Club (PMPC) Star Awards for Movies held at the Newport Performing Arts Theater in Resorts World Manila Sunday.
Geronimo was recognized for her performance in the Filipino adaptation of the Korean film "Miss Granny," while Bernardo bagged the award for her role in "The Hows of Us."
Ogie Alcasid, meanwhile, bagged the best actor award for his performance in the movie "Kuya Wes."
"Kuya Wes" was an entry in the 14th Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival.
Cherie Gil won the best supporting actress award for "Citizen Jake," while Arjo Atayde won best supporting award for his role in "Buybust."
Here are the other winners at the 34th PMPC Star Awards for Movies:
New Movie Actor of the Year: Ryle Santiago (Bakwit Boys) and Danzel Fernandez (Otlum)
New Movie Actress of the Year: Sanya Lopez (Wild and Free)
Movie Child Performer of the Year: Ken Ken Nuyad (Liway)
Indie Movie Screenwriter of the Year: Mike de Leon, Atom Araullo and Noel Pascual (Citizen Jake)
Movie Editor of the Year: Jay Halili (Buybust)
Movie Musical Scorer of the Year: Len Calvo (Miss Granny)
Movie Original Theme Song of the Year: "Sa'yo Na" from Rainbow's Sunset.
Nora Aunor Ulirang Artista Lifetime Achievement Award: Dante Rivero
Ulirang Alagad ng Pelikula sa Likod ng Kamera: Laurice Guillen
Outstanding Pillars of PMPC: Ethel Ramos, Ronald Constantino, Letty Celi, Veronica Samio
Movie Supporting Actor of the Year: Arjo Atayde (Buybust)
Movie Supporting Actress of the Year: Cherie Gil (Citizen Jake)
Movie Love Team of the Year: Daniel Padilla and Kathryn Bernardo
Movie Director of the Year: Joel Lamangan (Rainbow's Sunset)
Movie Actor of the Year: Ogie Alcasid (Kuya Wes)
Movie Actress of the Year: Kathryn Bernardo (The Hows of Us) and Sarah Geronimo (Miss Granny)
Indie Movie of the Year: Citizen Jake
Movie of the Year: Rainbow's Sunset