Kapamilya stars immortalized in Audrey Hepburn photo exhibit
|by ABS-CBN Corp. Comm. | February 23, 2013 11:50 PM | |
Kapamilya stars Erich Gonzales, Jessy Mendiola, Karylle, and Andi Eigenmann shone brightly at the recently held Velvet The Oscar Party 2013 which staged a tribute exhibit for Award-winning actress, fashion icon, and humanitarian, Audrey Hepburn.
Their Audrey Hepburn-inspired looks were forever immortalized in the exhibit which commemorates the actress’ outstanding contribution to film and television. The tribute was part of the channel’s celebration for Hollywood’s biggest night, the 85th Academy Awards, which will air live and complete on Velvet on February 25.
“Out of the Shadow” featuring Jessy Mendiola photographed by Ria Regino won the most awards including the Silver award for Best Photograph, Special Citation for Hair and Makeup, Special Citation for Photography, and Best Celebrity Transformation. Jessy personally accepted the award as well as Karylle whose photograph “Eternally a Fair Lady” by Milo Sogueco won Best Production Design.
Gold awardee “To Envy is Human” featuring Erich Gonzales photographed by Paolo Pineda and Ejay Leung also won Special Citation for Styling while “The Face” by Doc Marlon Pecjo featuring Andi Eigenmann won the Bronze award for Best Photograph and People’s Choice award wherein attendees of the party casted a ballot for their photograph of choice.
The exhibit also included the following photographs: “Opera Negative” by Dix Perez featuring Jodi Sta. Maria, “Paris on my Mind” by Kai Huang featuring Empress Schuck, “The Black Widow” by Philip Sison featuring Maricar Reyes, “The Venus Affair” by Miguel Miranda featuring Maja Salvador, “Untitled” by Pat Dy featuring Kristine Hermosa, and “What About” by Niko Villegas featuring Julia Montes.
The photographs will be displayed at the Greenbelt 3 lobby until February 28.
The complete coverage of the 85th Academy Awards will be shown live on February 25, Monday morning starting at 6:00 a.m. with the red carpet/arrivals special followed by the main ceremony at 9am. on Velvet Channel. Velvet (SkyCable Channel 53) is available on SkyCable Platinum, SkyCable Gold, SkyCable Silver and other quality cable operators nationwide. For updates, log-on to http://www.velvet.com.ph/ and http://www.facebook.com/VelvetChannel.