- The teams that became triumphant in this year’s Magpasikat were finally announced
- The scores were close and they just edged out each other by .2 points margin
- The winning team thanked the staff who exerted effort in coming up with the performance
After week-long of breathtaking and emotional performances, the winners of It’s Showtime’s Magpasikat 2018 were finally revealed to public.
KAMI learned that the results were announced today, October 20, 2018, right after the hosts conducted a special edition of Miss Q and A.
Garnering the highest average score of 9.4 points, the team of Jhong Hilario and Karylle was hailed as this year’s Magpasikat champion.
The two presented an epic musical play that focused on self-acceptance, gender equality, and unconditional love of a mother. It was also a sequel to their last year’s performance.
At second place was the tandem of Vice Ganda and Amy Perez who presented a meaningful story of doing the best in order to gain success.
They tallied an average score of 9.2 points, just behind by a close .2 points from this year’s champion.
The team of Anne Curtis and Mariel Rodriguez was recognized as the third placer after receiving an average score of 9.0 points.
The two celebrities wowed the audience with their performance that was inspired by “The Greatest Showman” and that showed dangerous acrobatic routines.
Meanwhile, Jhong and Karylle acknowledged their team for rendering support and exerting effort to come up with the brilliant idea.
The actor expressed that they just became instruments to the hardwork that his team gave for this year’s Magpasikat.
“Marami pong salamat. Yung mga staff namin. Nakita niyo naman yung iyak nila. Kasi yung pagod talaga… Yung puyat…” he quipped.
“Wala kaming ibang pasasalamatan kundi sainyo dahil alam niyo kung gaano kami ka-busy. Pero kayo yung gumawa ng paraan para mabuo natin ‘to… Walang dapat ibang awardan kundi kayong lahat. Naging instrumento lang kami pero talaga yung pagod niyo…” he added.
Here is the video of the awarding:
In a previous article by KAMI, the team of Jugs and Teddy started the week-long competition through a heart-breaking father and son story.
Magpasikat is an annual event conducted during every anniversary of It’s Showtime. The winners received cash prizes worth 300 thousadn, 200 thousand, and 100 thousand, respectively, for their chosen charities.
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