The winners of the 46th Guillermo Mendoza Box-Office Entertainment Awards has been announced yesterday, May 17. This was after the deliberation held May 16 at Barrio Fiesta Greenhills.
According to sources, the awardees were selected among the top 10 movies from 2014, top rating shows in television, top recording awards received by singers, and top gross receipts of concerts and performances.
Piolo Pascual and Toni Gonzaga were hailed as the Box Office King and Queen for hit movie ” Starting Over Again” under ABS-CBN Star Cinema, which has earned top gross receipts of P410.89 million.
There were two other ABS-CBN Star Cinema movies that won in the 46th Guillermo Mendoza Box-Office Entertainment Awards.
This year, the jurors decided to give the “Phenomenal Award” for the movie that generated the highest returns. Vice Ganda’s movie “The Amazing Praybeyt Benjamin” under ABS-CBN Star Cinema bagged this award for earning 456.20 million, which is the highest among the other movies in the 40th Metro Manila Film Festival. “Feng Shui 2″ another movie under the flagship of ABS-CBN Star Cinema that starred Kris Aquino and Coco Martin was dubbed as the All-time Highest Grossing Horror Film with a gross receipt of P235 million.
The Indie film ” English Only Please” that has a top gross receipt of P135 million will receive the Breakthrough Box-Office Indie Film. This is an award from a new category in Special Awards. Actress Jennelyn Mercado and Derek Ramsey who made an impact on the film will be receiving special recognition as well.
Kapamilya stars, John Lloyd Cruz is the Film actor of the Year alongside Iza Calzado who is Film Actress of the Year.
Newcomers James Reid & Nadine Lustre of JADINE love team was chosen as the “Most Popular Loveteam in Movies & TV.”
A new award titled “Corazon Mendoza Samaniego Lifetime Achievement Award” will be presented to its firs recipient, Vic Sotto.
Awarding ceremony for the 46th Guillermo Mendoza Box-Office Entertainment Awards.will be held in Solaire Resorts & Casino on June 14.
Here is the complete list of other winners.
Prince of Philippine Movies & TV – Xian Lim
Princess of Philippine Movies & TV – Kim Chiu
Most Promising Male Star of the Year – Andre Paras
Most Promising Female Star of the Yar – Liza Soberano
Male Concert Performer of the Year – Gary Valenciano
Female Concert Performer of the Year – Regine Velasquez-Alcasid
Male Recording Artist of the Year – Gloc 9
Female Recording Artist of the Year – Sarah Geronimo
Promising Male Singer/Performer – Darren Espanto
Promising Female Singer/Performer – Maja Salvador
Most Popular Recording/Performing Group – Calla Lily
Most Promising Recording/Performing Group – Gimme 5
Most Popular Novelty Singer – Joey Ayala (Papel)
Most Promising Loveteam _ Iñigo Pascual & Sofia Andres (Relax It’s Just Pag-ibig)
Top Rating Primetime Drama – Ikaw Lamang (ABS-CBN)
Top Rating Daytime Drama – Be Careful With My Heart (ABS-CBN)
Top Rating News and Public Affairs – Wish Ko Lang (GMA 7)
Top Reality Talent Search – The Voice Kids (ABS-CBN)
Top Rating Game Show – Celebrity Bluff (GMA 7)
Top Rating Noontime Musical/Variety Program – Eat Bulaga (GMA-7)
Most Popular Male Child Performer – Bimby Aquino Yap
Most Popular Female Child Performer – Ryzza Mae Dizon
Most Popular Film Producer – Star Cinema
Most Popular Screenwriter – Carmi Raymundo at Olivia Lamasan
Most Popular Film Director – Wenn Deramas (The Amazing Praybeyt Benjamin)