Charo Santos, Vince Tañada win FAMAS top acting honors; ‘Katips’ hauls 7 awards
Charo Santos and Vince Tañada bagged top acting honors, while the Martial Law film “Katips” won seven awards including the Best Picture prize, at the 70th Filipino Academy of Movie Arts and Sciences (FAMAS) awards night held yesterday, July 30.
Santos won the Best Actress award for her portrayal in the film “Kun Maupay Man It Panahon,” while Tañada earned the Best Actor prize for his role in “Katips.” The winners were announced by the awarding body through a series of posts on its Facebook page, showing the awardees receiving their FAMAS trophies, also yesterday.
Aside from the Best Picture award, “Katips,” a musical film about student activists during Martial Law, took home the Best Musical Score, Best Cinematography and Best Original Song. It also bagged Best Director for Tañada, who also served as the film’s producer and writer, and the Best Supporting Actor prize for Johnrey Rivas.
Meanwhile, national artist Nora Aunor was also given two special awards, namely the Susan Roces Celebrity and Ang Pambansang Alagad ng Sining awards.
Here is the full list of the FAMAS Awards 2022 winners:
Best Actress: Charo Santos-Concio for “Kun Maupay Man It Panahon”
Best Actor: Vince Tañada for “Katips”
Best Picture: “Katips”
Best Director: Vince Tañada for “Katips”
Best Supporting Actress: Janice de Belen for “Big Night”
Best Supporting Actor: Johnrey Rivas for “Katips”
Best Screenplay: Jun Lana for “Big Night”
Best Cinematography: Manuel Abanto for “Katips”
Best Editing: Law Fajardo for “A Hard Day”
Best Original Song: “Sa Gitna Ng Gulo” by Pipo Cifra and Vince Tañada for “Katips”
Best Musical Score: Pipo Cifra for “Katips”
Best Sound: Albert Michael Idioma, Alex J. Tomboc, Pietro Marco S. Javier for “A Hard Day”
Best Visual Effects: Santelmo Studio for “My Amanda”
Best Short Film: “See You George!” for Mark Moneda
Lifetime Achievement Awardee: Tessie Agana
FPJ Memorial Awardee: Sen. Jinggoy Estrada Jr.
Susan Roces Celebrity Awardee: Nora Aunor
Hall of Fame for Best Actor: Allen Dizon
Hall of Fame for Best Editing: Jess Navarro
Ang Pambansang Alagad ng Sining: Nora Aunor
Don Jose R. Perez Memorial Awardee: Moira Lang
Exemplary Awardee in Public Service: Sen. Imee Marcos
First Outstanding Public Sevice Award: Rep. Christopher de Venecia
Second Outstanding Public Service Award: Dr. Edinell Calvario
German Moreno Youth Achievement Award: Ana Guerrero and Ranz Kyle
FAMAS Presidential Award: Rep. PM Vargas
The first Angelo “Eloy” Padua Memorial Award for Journalism: Renz Spangler
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