IN PHOTOS: Show stoppers at the ABS-CBN Ball 2019


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MANILA, Philippines – The ABS-CBN Ball 2019 on Saturday, September 14 was done to raise funds for the benefit of Bantay Bata 163’s Bantay Edukasyon program, but aside from that noble cause, it is also the time for the network’s artists and VIPs to shine on the red carpet.
PHOTOS: Show stoppers at the ABS-CBN Ball 2019

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Here are some of the show stoppers at the ball, thanks to their gorgeous take on the Filipiniana theme.

Albert Martinez looks dapper in his traditional barong with a modern twist!

Albert Martinez ABS-CBN Ball 2019

The Killer Bride star Alexa Ilacad looks regal in this white classic ensemble!

The Killer Bride star Alexa Ilacad

Angelica Panganiban looks stunning in this red gown...

Angelica Panganiban

This stunning Filipiniana looks great on Anne Curtis.

Anne Curtis ABS-CBN Ball

Arci Munoz wore a white Filipiana ensemble with a modern twist.

Arci Munoz ABS-CBN Ball

In beads and sequins, Barbie Imperial’s pink Filipiniana outfit truly makes her look like a real-life Barbie.

Barbie Imperial ABS-CBN Ball

A stunner in her black, lacey off-shoulder gown, Bea Alonzo won the night’s Best Dressed Award, as chosen by Metro.

Bea Alonzo ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Beauty Gonzales certainly looks gorgeous in this swan-inspired gown.

Beauty Gonzales ABS-CBN Ball 2019

This red number looks fabulous on Bianca Manalo.

Bianca Manalo ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Charo Santos-Concio stuns with this delicately beautiful piece that brings a charming modern twist to the Filipiniana costume.

Charo Santos ABS-CBN Ball 2019

The award for most adorable ABS-CBN Ball date goes to Cristine Reyes, who walked the red carpet twinning in a gold gown with her daughter, Amarah.

Christine Reyes ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Dimples Romana wore a very modern Filipiniana suit in red, bringing her Daniela Mondragon character to netizens’ minds.

Dimples Romana ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Gerald Anderson stands out from the crowd of men in white or black as he donned a green barong.

Gerald Anderson ABS-CBN Ball 2019

The event’s dress code is supposed to be modern Filipiniana but a lot of netizens couldn’t see what’s Filipiniana about the gown worn by Heaven Peralejo; still, she does look stunning in this piece.

Heaven Peralejo ABS-CBN Ball 2019

The #IdolPh finalists all look great in their outfits.

Idol Philippines ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Real-life couple James Reid and Nadine Lustre took inspiration from the Philippine flag.

Real-life couple James Reid and Nadine Lustre

Real-life couple James Reid and Nadine Lustre

Janella Salvador is a show stopper in this gorgeous gown.

Janella Salvador ABS-CBN Ball 2019

It’s Showtime Bidadaman grand winner Jin Macapagal wears an embroidered barong.

Jin Macapagal ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Like many of the artists, Joshua Garcia wore a black barong.

Joshua Garcia ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Julia Barretto wore this simple yet beautiful gown.

Julia Barretto ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Kathryn Bernardo looks like an Egyptian goddess in this gorgeous Filipiniana piece.

Kathryn Bernardo ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Kisses Delavin was voted as Fan Favorite. This is her third year to win the award -- her fans are awesome!

Kisses Delavin ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Maja Salvador looks elegant in this gorgeous white gown that would perfectly match with Bea’s black number which has a similar one-shoulder design and long slit.

Maja Salvador ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Maymay Entrata was named as “Belo Belle of the Ball” in her turtleneck Filipinana gown which was inspired by the Manila Cathedral.

maymay ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Queen Pia Wurtzbach wears a statement piece to the ball.

Pia Wurtzbach ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Piolo Pascual looks dapper in this black suit.

Piolo Pascual ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Coco Martin wears a white barong to the ball.

Coco Martin ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Rafael Rosell’s blue suit in batik print looks awesome.

Rafael Rosell ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Still show stopper in his white barong, Raymond Gutierrez puzzles fans with the look.

Raymond Gutierrez ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Richard Yap wore an intricately designed barong.

Richard yap ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Veteran actor Ronaldo Valdez remains a show stopper even at his age.

Ronaldo Valdez ABS-CBN Ball 2019

It's Showtime boys Vhong Navarro, Jhong Hilario and Ryan Bang all look dapper in their suits.

Vhong navarro ABS-CBN Ball 2019

PBB Otso Big Winner Yamyam and 5th Big Placer Fumiya make their red carpet debut.

Fumiyam ABS-CBN Ball 2019

It’s Showtime’s Stephen wore an interesting gown.

Stephen ABS-CBN Ball 2019

The Killer Bride’s Ariella Arida looks fantastic in this simple but gorgeous gown.

Ariella Arida ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Vice Ganda turns eyes in this elaborate number.

Vice Ganda ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Ylona Garcia sets the bar high with her gold head-to-toe look.

Ylona Garcia ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Zaijian Jaranilla looks handsome in this printed suit.

Zaijan Jaranilla ABS-CBN Ball 2019

First Idol Philippines grand winner Zephanie Dimaranan makes her red carpet debut in this simple but lovely piece.

Zemphanie ABS-CBN Ball 2019

NOTE: All photos courtesy of ABS-CBN

— Joy Adalia, The Summit Express


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