The first ever Eddys Entertainment Editors’ Award took place last July 9 at the Kia Theater in Cubao. The father-and-son tandem Edu and Luis Manzano were the hosts of the event.
“Ang Babaeng Humayo” is proclaimed the Best Picture and its director, Lav Diaz, is the best director. Paolo Ballesteros once again bagged the Best Actor award while Vilma Santos got the Best Actress title.
Aside from the announcement of the winners, the audience was also excited to see artists perform on stage.
Team Real James Reid and Nadine Lustre opened the awards night through a song and dance number.
Couple Sarah Lahbati and Richard Gutierrez served as presentors.
Double Barrel stars Phoebe Walker, AJ Muhlach, and Ali Khatibi also presented an award. Their film Double Barrel will be showing on August 2 in cinemas nationwide.
“100 Tula Para Kay Stella” stars Bela Padilla and JC Santos were also presentors that night…
…as well as Cristine Reyes and Jodi Sta. Maria.
A performance was given by the much-awaited love team of Fangirl Fanboy, Ella Cruz and Julian Trono. Their film will be released on September 6.
Yassi Pressman and Arjo Atayde had a dance number too.
Below is a complete list of the winners:
Best Picture: Ang Babaeng Humayo
Best Director: Lav Diaz
Best Actor: Paolo Ballesteros
Best Actress: Vilma Santos
Best Screenplay: Everything About Her
Best Supporting Actor: John Lloyd Cruz
Best Supporting Actress: Angel Locsin
Best Documentary: Sunday Beauty Queen
Best Cinematography: Seklusyon
Best Sound: Seklusyon (Lamberto Casas)
Best Theme Song: Saving Sally
Best Editing: Die Beautiful
Best Musical Score: Everything About Her (Emerson Tecson)
Best Visual Effects: Seklusyon
Best Production Design: Die Beautiful
Manny Pichel Award: Lav Diaz
Producer of the Year: Mother Lily Monteverde of Regal Films