Brief background about the Random Republika Awards:

We’ve always wanted to give recognition to the people in the showbiz industry who have made an impact among us as Philippine Pop Culture followers, critics and fanatics. The winners cited in this list are mutually voted and decided by the blog authors (Kate and Paolo). We hope to make this an annual digital event as our way of thanking our followers who have been supporting us and who have been reading our blog posts on a regular basis.

Cheers to the year that was and let’s embrace the good things that are about to come in 2016! And as they say, it’s better late than never!

We are proud to present to you the 2015 Random Republika Awardees:

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Biggest Love Teams:

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Winner: AlDub (Alden Richards and Maine ‘Yaya Dub’ Mendoza)

Rank 2: JaDine (James Reid and Nadine Lustre)

Rank 3: KathNiel (Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla)

Rank 4: Popoy and Basha (played by John Lloyd Cruz and Bea Alonzo in ‘One More Chance’/’A Second Chance’)

Rank 5: LizQuen (Liza Soberano and Enrique Gil)


Biggest Social News

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Winner: Miss Philippines Crowned as Miss Universe 2015

Rank 2: Pope Francis Visits the Philippines

Rank 3: #APECHotties

Rank 4: Duterteserye

Rank 5: Grace Poe Disqualified from Running as President


Viral Social Media Trends

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Winner: Pabebe Girls

Rank 2: Maria Sofia Love

Rank 3: Dubsmash / Various videos of dubsmashers

Rank 4: Twerk it Like Miley selfie videos

Rank 5: Miss Pastillas


Biggest TV Shows

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Winner: Kalyeserye / Eat Bulaga

Rank 2: On the Wings of Love

Rank 3: It’s Showtime

Rank 4: Sunday Pinasaya

Rank 5: Your Face Sounds Familiar


Rising Male Stars

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Winner: Wally Bayola

Rank 2: Michael Pangilinan

Rank 3: Bailey May

Rank 4: Jerald Napoles

Rank 5: Zeus Collins


Rising Female Stars

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Winner: Sarah Lahbati

Rank 2: Coleen Garcia

Rank 3: Miles Ocampo

Rank 4: Ylona Garcia

Rank 5: Valeen Montenegro


Best Local Movies

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Winner: A Second Chance

Rank 2: Heneral Luna

Rank 3: That Thing Called Tadhana

Rank 4: Crazy Beautiful You

Rank 5: #WalangForever


Dance Hits

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Winner: Watch Me (Whip, Nae Nae) by Silento

Rank 2: Dessert by Dawin

Rank 3: Fantastic Baby by Bigbang

Rank 4: Twerk it like Miley by Brandon Beal

Rank 5: Worth it by Fifth Harmony


 

Showbiz Shockers

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Winner: Sharon Cuneta’s Comeback to ABS-CBN

Rank 2: Success of Maine Mendoza and Alden Richards’ AlDub Love Team

Rank 3: The end of an era for Showbiz Talk Shows every Sunday (The Buzz and Startalk bid farewell)

Rank 4: Claudine Barretto’s showbiz comeback via Etiquette for Mistresses

Rank 5: Angel Locsin won’t be playing Darna due to medical condition


Most Popular Random Republika Stories in 2015

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Winner: Random Stuff About the Real ‘Yaya Dub’ Maine Mendoza

Rank 2: Rock ‘N Roll to the World with Funny One’s Ryan Rems

Rank 3: Vic Sotto and Coney Reyes’ Son Vico Appears on Eat Bulaga’s Kalyeserye

Rank 4: Alden and Yaya Dub’s AlDub’s Playlist

Rank 5: Oh My G’s Julia Buencamino Commits Suicide


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Thanks for reading! – Kate and Paolo, Random Republika co-founders (email: [email protected])

 

 

 

 

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