'The Good Son,' 'Seven Sundays' honored at 40th Catholic Mass Media Awards


Posted at Nov 15 2018 04:47 AM | Updated as of Nov 15 2018 07:39 AM

The young stars of 'The Good Son,' which aired September 2017 to April 2018. ABS-CBN

"The Good Son," a powerful drama that tackled a range of issues from infidelity to mental illness was honored at the 40th Catholic Mass Media Awards (CMMA) held Wednesday night. 

It was recognized as the Best Drama Series (tied with GMA-7's "Wagas") alongside other ABS-CBN shows such as "ASAP" and "I Can See Your Voice" --both named Best Entertainment Program. 

Nash Aguas says after receiving the award for 'The Good Son' with co-star Alexa Ilacad: 'Nakakatuwa kapag nare-recognize yung effort mo, yung pagod mo, love, and lahat.' Kiko Escuadro, ABS-CBN News

Star Cinema's "Seven Sundays," which starred Aga Muhlach, Dingdong Dantes, Cristine Reyes, and Enrique Gil, was honored as the Student Choice's Best Film. 

Below is the list of ABS-CBN shows which won awards: 

Best Film (Student's Choice): Seven Sundays 
Best Entertainment Program: ASAP, I Can See Your Voice
Best TV Special: DZMM's Sa Landas ni Jesus: Maglakbay, Magnilay

Best Drama Series: The Good Son (Tied with GMA-7's Wagas)
Best Public Service Program: Mission Possible
Best Music Video: "Ito ang Aming Pangarap" by KZ Tandingan, Bugoy Drilon, Ebe Dancel, and Gloc 9 (Star Music)
Best Secular Album: Regine Velasquez's R3.0 (Viva Records)
Best Secular Song: "Tagpuan" by Moira dela Torre (Star Music)

Best Inspirational Song: "Di Ka Pababayaan" by Ogie Alcasid with the Philharmonic Orchestra (Star Music) (Tied with "Bago Matulog" by IdeasXMachina)

Best News Program: DZMM's On the Spot
Best Drama Program: MOR 101.9's Dear MOR
Best Radio Ad - Public Service: MOR 101.9's MOR Nanay Kakilala

Hall of Fame Awards
Best News Commentary: DZMM's Failon Ngayon (2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, and 2017)