COMPILATION: 21 ABS-CBN Ball moments that went viral


Posted at Sep 16 2019 07:23 PM

MANILA — No doubt the biggest gathering of stars in local showbiz, the annual ABS-CBN Ball is ripe for rare and fabulous moments, from former lovers crossing paths, to fashion statements inspiring trends or raising eyebrows.

The 2019 iteration of the charity ball last Saturday did just that, and then some, as chronicled by fans on social media with posts that have gone viral over the weekend.

Here are some of them:

1. When screen queens Angel Locsin, Bea Alonzo, Angelica Panganiban, and Anne Curtis were photographed laughing at an afterparty:


2. When Xian Lim carried real-life girlfriend Kim Chiu, who struggled to walk in her dress, down a staircase:

3. When Maymay Entrata took a break from her Mobile Legends session to pose for a photo:

4. When Nadine Lustre and Kathryn Bernardo “served” with their showstopping looks:

5. When Mimiyuh gave Chie Filomeno a choreography lesson:

6. When Scarlet Snow, daughter of Vicki Belo and Hayden Kho, gave the Twitter world a new “mood”:

7. When Sharlene San Pedro and her squad channeled both “Mean Girls” and “Dalagang Pilipina” for a photo:

8. When Kathryn Bernardo, Liza Soberano, and Nadine Lustre made fans “bow down” with their fierce and royal looks:


9. When Robi Domingo asked for a kiss from Mimiyuh:

10. When Liza Soberano took on the “Dalagang Pilipina” challenge:

11. When Daniel Padilla surprised Kathryn Bernardo with a bed full of flowers hours before the ball:

12. When Bujoy and Ned reunited decades later:

13. When a Fernando Amorsolo painting “came to life” through Ylona Garcia:

14. When Francis Magundayao made a statement in support of Filipino farmers with his barong design:

15. When Nadine Lustre and James Reid’s outfits reminded fans of sugary snacks:

16. When Enrique Gil answered whether Mimiyuh has an edge over Liza Soberano:

17. When Daniel Padilla posed for a “wacky” shot:

18. When Fumiya of “Pinoy Big Brother” showed up in an outfit mixing traditional Japanese and Filipino elements that reminded fans of a video game boss battle:

19. When Liza Soberano and Kathryn Bernardo posed to show the backless detail of their Filipiniana gowns, triggering a reaction from “Senyora”:

20. When Vhong Navarro’s outfit reminded fans of Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo:

21. When Nadine Lustre glued crystals on her lower eyelids and made fans “kneel”: