Published: Sunday 27 August, 2017

2017 Film Academy LUNA Awards Winners (Full List): ‘Die Beautiful’ Dominates

And the winners are… The 2017 Film Academy Luna Awards winners were announced Saturday at Resorts World Manila and it was Die Beautiful coming out on top. Die beautiful dominated this year’s Luna Awards winners list with victories in several categories including Best Picture and Best Director.

Luna Awards 2017

Die Beautiful was the big winner at the 35th Luna Awards held Saturday night. (Regal Films)

Die Beautiful won several other awards but NOT in the Best Actor category. Paolo Ballesteros lost to Bembol Roco of ‘Pauwi Na’.

The full list of Luna Awards winners is as follows:

Best Picture:
Die Beautiful
Ang Hapis at Himagsik in Hermano Puli
Ignacio de Loyola
Pamilya Ordinaryo
Saving Sally
Vince & Kath & James

Best Direction:
Paolo Dy for Ignacio de Loyola
Jun Lana for Die Beautiful
Brillante Ma. Mendoza for Ma’Rosa
Gil M. Portes for Ang Hapis at Himagsik ni Hermano Puli
Eduardo W. Roy, Jr. for Pamilya Ordnaryo
Paul Soriano for Dukot

Best Actor:
Aljur Abrenica for Ang Hapis at Himagsik ni Hermano Puli
Paolo Ballesteros for Die Beautiful
Joshua Garcia for Vince & Kath & James
Ronwaldo Martin for Pamilya Ordinaryo
Bembol Roco for Pauwi Na

Best Actress:
Julia Barretto (Vince & Kath & James)
Angeli Bayani (Ned’s Project)
Jaclyn Jose (Ma’ Rosa)
Jaclyn Jose (Patay na si Hesus)
Hasmine Kilip (Pamilya Ordinaryo)
Cherry Pie Picache (Pauwi Na)
Meryll Soriano (Pauwi Na)

Best Supporting Actor:
Ronnie Alonte for Seklusyon
Christian Bables for Die Beautiful
Ricky Davao for Dukot
Jerald Napoles for Pauwi Na

Best Supporting Actress:
Andi Eigenmann (Ma’ Rosa)
Chai Fonacier (Patay Na Si Hesus)
Barbie Forteza (Tuos)
Lotlot de Leon (Mrs.)
Shaina Magdayao (Dukot)
Gladys Reyes (Die Beautiful)

Best Screenplay:
Daisy Cayanan, Kim Noromor and Anjanette Haw for Vince & Kath & James
Paolo Dy for Ignacio de Loyola
Troy Espiritu for Ma’Rosa
Eduardo W. Roy, Jr. for Pamilya Ordinaryo
Charlene Sawit-Esguerra and Carlo Ledesma for Saving Sally
Rody Vera for Die Beautiful

Best Cinematography:
Albert Banzon for Ang Hapis at Himagsik ni Hermano Puli
Lee Briones-Meily for Ignacio de Loyola
Mycko David for Tuos
Odyssey Flores and Rommel Sales for Saving Sally
Carlo Mendoza for Die Beautfiul
Sasha Palomares for Pauwi Na

Best Production Design:
Steff Derej for Tuos
Erikson Navarro for Seklusyon
Rocket Sheep Studio, Romel Laquian and Erik Manalo for Saving Sally
John Paul Sapitula for Ned’s Project
Leo Velasco Jr. for Ignacio de Loyola

Best Editing:
Beng Bandong for Vince & Kath & James
Jay Halili for Seklusyon
George Jarlego for Ang Hapis at Himagsik ni Hermano Puli
Sheryll Lopez for Ignacio de Loyola
Benjamin Gonzales Tolentino for Die Beautiful

Best Musical Score:
Tonton Africa and Francis de Veyra for Ang Hapis at Himagsik ni Hermno Puli
Ryan Cayabyab for Ignacio de Loyola
Richard Gonzales for Die Beautiful
Jessie Lasaten for Vince & Kath & James
Francis de Veyra for Patay na si Jesus
Francis de Veyra for Seklusyon

Best Sound:
Aurel Claro Bilbao for Vince & Kath & James
Joshua Cantillon and Mikko Quizon for Saving Sally
Bebet Casas, Jr. and Armand de Guzman for Die Beautiful
Lamberto Casas, Jr. and Albert Michael Idioma for Seklusyon
Albert Michael Idioma for Ignacio de Loyola
Mark Laccay for Ang Hapis at Himagsik ni Hermano Puli