Village Pipol just got bigger! The first-ever VP Choice Awards finally happened and it has been trending upon its launch. Presented on January 23, it surely was a success with almost 200 guests attending the event. Brand executives, online personalities and celebrities experienced a one-of-a-kind red carpet awarding ceremony. Held at Casino Filipino Manila Bay, VP Choice Awards accommodated guests at the main ballroom.
Fabulous drag queens and LGBTQIA+ icons flock to the VP Choice Awards!
Local drag queens like Ghulli Ghush and Arizona Balyena went to Village Pipol’s first-ever awards ceremony.
Deedee Holliday also presented an award during the event.
Of course, Lady Gagita opened the event with an exhilarating performance.
Ming Torayno, then, serenaded the guests with her powerful vocals.
Mimiyuuuh, on the other hand, became a two-time winner as she receives Breakthrough Social Media Star of the Year and VP Cover of the Year with Benedict Cua.
VPCA hailed as a star-studded gathering!
ABS-CBN’s Ultimate Bidaman winner Jin Macapagal and GMA Network’s IT-girl Ashley Ortega hosted the first-ever VP Choice Awards. Hailed as the star-studded gathering with millennial artists Maymay Entrata, Edward Barber, Darren Espanto, and even the famous SB19 gracing the event. Of course, the awards night featured a tight competition among all nominees three major categories: Travel, Lifestyle, and Entertainment.
Aside from online voting, VPCA also featured votes from a panel of experts and Village Pipol’s editorial team. The panel of judges includes fashion designer and celebrity stylist Chynna Mamawal, movie director RC delos Reyes, board-certified dermatologist Dr. Homer Cudel and tech blogger (TechPinas.com) Mark Macanas. Editor-in-chief Jim Zamora and PR & Advertising Head Josh Austria selected their top picks as part of the editorial team.
Angela Grace P. Baltan is a Communication graduate from Colegio de San Juan de Letran. She doesn’t hesitate to be opinionated in analyzing movies and television series. As a writer, she uses her articles to advocate for feminism, gender equality, and mental health among others.