Kim Chiu wins TV best actress trophy
MANILA -- Kapamilya talent Kim Chiu took home the Best Television Drama Actress award for her performance in the series "Ina Kapatid Anak" at the 3rd EdukCircle Awards held at AFP Theater in Quezon City on Sunday.
Apart from Chiu, "It's Showtime" host Anne Curtis was named Most Outstanding TV Personality in Advertising.
ABS-CBN broadcasters were also recognized in the awards, led by "TV Patrol" anchor and "Rated K" host Korina Sanches, who was named Best Magazine Show Host.
Broadcasters Alvin Elchico and Bernadette Sebrano were also named best health show hosts for "Salamat Dok."
"Ganito pala 'yung pakiramdam na malagay ang pangalan mo sa taas ng parangal na to,, nakakaiyak nakakatuwa nakakakilig lahat na!!! sobra po akong nagpapasalamat sa #edukcircleawards sa karangalang ito tinupad nyo po ang pangarap ko na magka award," Chiu wrote on her Instagram account, where she also posted her photo holding the trophy.
Chiu also thanked her "Ina Kapatid Anak" family, including directors Don Cuaresma and Jojo Saguin for their patience as well as "for bringing out the best of me."
She also thanked her co-stars although she did not mention them by name. The top-rating drama series also included Xian Lim, Enchong Dee and her erstwhile best friend Maja Salvador.
Below is the list of winners:
- Best Health Show Host -- Bernadette Sembrano
- Best Health Show Host -- Alvin Elchico
- Best Health Show Host -- Cheryl Cosim
- Most Outstanding Female Journalist of the Year -- Jessica Soho
- Most Outstanding Male Journalist of the Year -- Arnold Clavio
- Most Outstanding TV Personality in Public Service -- Mel Tiangco
- Best Talk Show Host -- Amy Perez
- Most Outstanding TV Personality in Comedy -- Jose Manalo
- Best Talk Show Host -- Ryzza Mae Dizon
- Best TV Drama Actress -- Kim Chiu
- Best Magazine Show Host -- Korina Sanchez
- Most Outstanding TV Personality in Advertising -- Anne Curtis