The Filipino Academy of Movie Arts and Sciences Awards (FAMAS) has named this year’s winners for the 63rd FAMAS Awards held at the Newport Performing Arts Theater, Resorts World in Pasay City on September 20.
Popstar Princess Sarah Geronimo became the youngest recipient of Iconic Movie Queens of Philippine Cinema as FAMAS celebrates six decades of Philippine cinema on their 63rd year, along with veteran actresses Gloria Romero, Susan Roces, Nora Aunor, Maricel Soriano and Dawn Zulueta .
Comedy legends Vic Sotto, Joey de Leon and Tito Sotto were also given the Lifetime Achievement award for their outstanding contributions in the industry.
Allen Dizon and Toni Gonzaga bag major awards this year taking home Best Actor and Best Actress award respectively.
Here’s the full list of winners:
BEST PICTURE: “Bonifacio: Ang Unang Pangulo”
BEST DIRECTOR: Enzo Williams for “Bonifacio: Ang Unang Pangulo”
BEST ACTOR: Allen Dizon for “Magkakabaung”
BEST ACTRESS: Toni Gonzaga for “Starting Over Again”
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS: Sylvia Sanchez for “The Trial”
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR: Gabby Eigenmann for “Asintado”
BEST SCREENPLAY: Ricardo Lee, Enrico Santos and Kriz G. Guzman for “The Trial”
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY: Carlo Mendoza for “Bonifacio – Ang Unang Pangulo”
BEST EDITING: Carlo Francisco Manatad for “Feng Shui”
BEST STORY: Ricardo Lee, Enrico Santos, and Kriz Gazmen for “The Trial”
BEST SOUND: Addiss Tabong for “Feng Shui”
BEST MUSICAL SCORE: Michael Abadam, John Angeles and Carlos Barcelona for “She’s Dating the Gangster”
BEST VISUAL EFFECTS: Erick Torrente for “Magnum Muslim .357”
BEST ORIGINAL THEMESONG: “Hindi Pa Tapos” for Bonifacio: Ang Unang Pangulo
BEST CHILD PERFORMER: Miggs Cuaderno for Asintado
ICONIC MOVIE QUEENS OF PHILIPPINE CINEMA: Gloria Romero, Susan Roces, Nora Aunor, Maricel Soriano, Dawn Zulueta and Sarah Geronimo
GERMAN MORENO YOUTH ACHIEVEMENT AWARD: Bianca Umali, Diego Loyzaga, Jasmine Smith, Kiko Estrada, Kim Rodriguez, Mark Neumann, Miguel Tanfelix, Nadine Lustre, Robi Domingo and Sofia Andres
PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD: Kaye Dacer and Julius Babao
DR. JOSE PEREZ MEMORIAL AWARD: Lhar Santiago
ARTURO M. PADUA MEMORIAL AWARD: Emy Abuan
FAMAS LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD: Joey De Leon, Tito Sotto and Vic Sotto
FERNANDO PO JR MEMORIAL AWARD: Coco Martin
FILM CRITICS CHOICE AWARD: Esoterika: Manila
FAMAS PRESIDENTIAL AWARD: Doc Bong Ramirez
Kapamilya stars Coleen Garcia and Sam Concepcion hosted the event.