There were about 200 participants for this year’s second Star Movies Move-A-Thon held at Houze Manila at the basement of Remmington Manila Hotel in Resorts World Manila complex. Move-A-Thon is a movie marathon that required non-stop dancing from contenders who wanted to be declared the Philippines’ ultimate film lovers.
These individual were grouped with respective 5-members per team and to beat the 24-hour clock, moving and dancing to the soundtrack of Annie, Magic Mike XXL, Frozen, Pitch Perfect 2, Happy Feet 2, Mama Mia, and of course, Dirty Dancing.
The group that made it as the last team standing was awarded with P200,000 prized money and the others that made it 2nd and 3rd got Star Movies merchandise and premium items from sponsors.
Team The KPop Moveathoners bagged the no. 1 spot of the Star Movies Move-a-Thon dance contest that started from 5 AM (June 27) to 5 AM (June 28).
Team members are Regiely Prado, Rona Liezl Cruz, Paul Ian Lorica, Michael John Prado, and John Wilford Prado.
The Star Movies Move-A-Thon is the channel’s seventh movie marathon, and it was the first time that viewers were allowed to compete in teams. Contestants danced non-stop for an entire day while watching the most entertaining musicals in movie history.
“We were so excited to continue Star Movies’ tradition of exciting movie marathons this year and add another cool twist to up the game. Star Movies Move-A-Thon certainly brought the most dedicated film lovers out of the woodwork and onto the dance floor, and we’re proud to be handing the prize over this year to those who really worked for it, had a lot of fun, and really deserved it,” said Charo Espedido, Director and Head of Marketing for FOX International Channels.
The Star Movies Move-A-Thon was brought to you by FOX networks Group in cooperation with Listerine: Bring Out The Bold, 5 Star Cadbury: The latest, happiest, craziest Cadbury in town,
#youthinkyoucan, and Dolfenal “para laging good vibes, mag-dolfenal”, official venue partner, Resorts World Manila, Nothing Compares, and Houze Manila, and official coffee partner, Bo’s Coffee, Your Homegrown Coffee.
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