Jun 13
EIGHT SPECIAL AWARDS FOR 35TH LUNA by fapweb  |  Posted in Articles  |  on Tue, Jun 13, 2017

The Film Academy of the Philippines will be bestowing eight special awards, including the prestigious Golden Reel Awards, during the 35th Luna Awards tentatively scheduled to be held on July 29.

The special awards to be given during the 35th Luna Awards ceremonies are as follows:

The Golden Reel Award to Actor/Director Eddie Garcia

The Fernando Poe Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award to Mayor Herbert Bautista

The Manuel de Leon Award for Exemplary Achievements to Production Designer Des Bautista

The Lamberto Avellana Memorial (posthumous) Award to Director Mario O’Hara, Actress Lolita Rodriguez and Bibsy Carballo

Awards of Appreciation for Director Lav Diaz and actress Charo Santos

During last year’s 34th Luna Awards, which was held at the Quezon City Sports Club Inc. on September 18, five special awards were also bestowed to the following:

The Golden Reel Award to Vilma Santos

The Fernando Poe Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award to Director/Scriptwriter Emmanuel H. Borlaza

The Manuel de Leon Award for Exemplary Achievements to Director/Actor Herminio ‘Butch’ Bautista

The Lamberto Avellana Memorial Award to the late Mrs. Azucena ‘Nene’ Vera Perez of Sampaguita Pictures

A Plaque of Appreciation to Jaclyn Jose for winning the best actress trophy during the 69th Cannes Film Festival held in May, 2016

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