Star Awards for Movies 2009 - all set
THE Philippine Movie Press Club is all set for the 25th Star Awards for Movies 2009 on Thursday, May 28. This will be a joint venture between PMPC and FLT Films International, Inc. and will be held at the Henry Lee Irwin Theater, Ateneo de Manila University, Loyola Heights , Quezon City.
Three top movie-TV personalities, Maricel Soriano, Cesar Montano, and Ai Ai delas Alas will host the affair.
KC Concepcion and Piolo Pascual will serve as trivia hosts.
For the Best Movie Theme Song category portion, Toni Gonzaga with Jay-R Siaboc and Ronnie Liang will do a special song number.
This will be a night of special tributes and performances which include a love inspired medley from actor-performer, Christopher de Leon for Ms. Vilma Santos who will receive this year’s Ulirang Artista Lifetime Achievement Award.
There will also be a special tribute to superstar Nora Aunor, as her classic film, Himala (directed by Ishmael Bernal and written by Ricky Lee) will be bestowed a Special Recognition as Best Film of All Time (based on the CNN-Asia-Pacific Screen Awards' Online Poll 2008).
For the finale, Pop Princess and Box-Office Queen Sarah Geronimo will give a special tribute, by way of a special song number, to actors and actresses who have won in the past Star Awards for Movies.
Big stars are expected to grace Star Awards for Movies, which marks its silver anniversary this year.
The TV coverage of this event will be aired on ABS-CBN’s Sunday’s Best on June 21 under the direction of GB Sampedro.