Ben&Ben are continuing their rise into the world of film.
The Filipino folk-pop group just won the Movie Original Theme Song of the Year award at the 36th PMPC Star Awards for Movies for 'Araw-Araw' off the Filipino musical romantic drama film LSS. LSS stars Gabbi Garcia and Khalil Ramos.
Pipiliin ka sa araw-araw. ☀️💘— Globe Studios (@globestudiosph) September 26, 2021
Araw-Araw by @BenAndBenMusic was awarded as the Movie Original Theme Song of the Year at the 36th PMPC Star Awards for Movies! Congratulations, team LSS! pic.twitter.com/dZdIhhYlcc
"'Araw-Araw' is a song about truly loving someone, dahil 'pag mahal mo talaga ang isang tao pipiliin mo siya in that person's imperfection at pipiliin mo siya araw-araw," vocalist and guitarist Miguel Guico shares.
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Alongside their latest milestone, Ben&Ben keyboardist Pat Lasaten also bagged the Movie Musical Scorer of the Year award for LSS.
Check out 'Araw-Araw' below.
LSS follows the story of Zak and Sara, who never seem to meet until the day of a Ben&Ben concert, where their whirlwind romance finally sets off.
Check out the LSS trailer below:
Here is the full list of the 36th PMPC Star Awards for Movies winners:
MOVIE OF THE YEAR - Hello, Love, Goodbye (Star Cinema)
MOVIE DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR - Cathy Garcia-Molina (Hello, Love, Goodbye)
INDIE MOVIE OF THE YEAR - Mindanao (Center Stage Productions)
INDIE MOVIE DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR- Brillante Mendoza (Mindanao)
MOVIE ACTOR OF THE YEAR - Alden Richards (Hello, Love, Goodbye)
MOVIE ACTRESS OF THE YEAR - Sylvia Sanchez (Jesusa)
MOVIE SUPPORTING ACTOR OF THE YEAR - Ricky Davao (Fuccbois)
MOVIE SUPPORTING ACTRESS OF THE YEAR - Maricel Laxa (Hello, Love, Goodbye)
NEW MOVIE ACTOR OF THE YEAR - David Licauco (Because I Love You), tied with Paolo Marcoleta (Guerrero Dos, Tuloy Ang Laban)
NEW MOVIE ACTRESS OF THE YEAR - Michelle Dee (Because I Love You)
MOVIE CHILD PERFORMER OF THE YEAR - Xia Vigor (Miracle In Cell No. 7)
MOVIE ENSEMBLE ACTING OF THE YEAR - The cast of Miracle In Cell No. 7 — headed by Aga Muhlach
INDIE MOVIE ENSEMBLE ACTING OF THE YEAR - The cast of John Denver Trending – headed by Jansen Magpusao
SHORT MOVIE OF THE YEAR - Forever (Adlibs Entertainment Corp., Institute of the Moving Image, Bandido Media Productions)
SHORT MOVIE DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR - Domingo Molina (Forever)
MOVIE SCREENWRITER OF THE YEAR - Cathy Garcia-Molina, Carmi Raymundo, Rona Co (Hello, Love, Goodbye)
MOVIE CINEMATOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR - Noel Teehankee (Nuuk)
MOVIE EDITOR OF THE YEAR - Vanessa De Leon (Write About Love)
MOVIE PRODUCTION DESIGNER OF THE YEAR - Maria Rowella Talusig (Quezon’s Game)
MOVIE MUSICAL SCORER OF THE YEAR - Pat Lasaten (LSS)
MOVIE SOUND ENGINEER OF THE YEAR - Albert Michael Idioma and Alex Tomboc (Maria)
MOVIE ORIGINAL THEME SONG OF THE YEAR - 'Araw-Araw' (LSS), composed and arranged by Ben&Ben, interpreted by Ben&Ben
INDIE MOVIE SCREENWRITER OF THE YEAR - Arden Rod Condez (John Denver Trending)
INDIE MOVIE CINEMATOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR - Tey Clamor (Metamorphosis)
INDIE MOVIE EDITOR OF THE YEAR - Benjo Ferrer (John Denver Trending)
INDIE MOVIE PRODUCTION DESIGNER OF THE YEAR - Brillante Mendoza (Mindanao)
INDIE MOVIE MUSICAL SCORER OF THE YEAR - Teresa Barrozo (Mindanao)
INDIE MOVIE SOUND ENGINEER OF THE YEAR - Fatima Nerrika Salim and Immanuel Verona (Babae At Baril)
INDIE MOVIE ORIGINAL THEME SONG OF THE YEAR - 'Walang Katulad' (Immaculada), lyrics by Arlyn Dela Cruz-Bernal, Music by Elizabeth Oropesa, Arranged by Karl Ramirez with Earlmond Ross Lee, Interpreted by Ima Castro
MS. ANGIE FERRO - recipient of Nora Aunor Ulirang Artista Lifetime Achievement Award
Director ELWOOD PEREZ - recipient of Ulirang Alagad ng Pelikula sa Likod ng Kamera Lifetime Achievement Award
DARLING OF THE PRESS - Joed Serrano
MOVIE LOVETEAM OF THE YEAR - Kathryn Bernardo and Alden Richards (Hello, Love Goodbye)