Bringing together over 500 celebrities, the ABS-CBN Ball last Saturday has become 2018’s biggest gathering of stars in local showbiz — and yet some fan-favorite faces were noticeably missing from the red carpet.
With a guest list far larger than in previous years — when the event was still known as the more focused Star Magic Ball — this year’s charity ball had fans tuning in to see their Kapamilya idols all glammed up.
Not a few fans were left scratching their heads with the non-appearance of some stars. (A common reason, going by their Instagram updates, was being on vacation overseas.) In no particular, here’s a look at some of the celebrities we missed at the 2018 ABS-CBN Ball: