Kathryn Bernardo added another feather to her cap after being named as one of the “People of the Year” by PeopleAsia for its special collector issue. According to the magazine, the “People of the Year” is “an annual list of movers and shakers who stood out and made a difference in their respective fields.”
The Kapamilya star made history this year after her movie Hello, Love, Goodbye became a global box-office success. “Kathryn Bernardo, armed with a record-breaking P881-million in box office receipts for the top grossing Hello Love, Goodbye, became the undisputed “Box Office Queen” of her generation,” PeopleAsia wrote.
She was the child star who grew up; the leading lady who, along with real-life partner Daniel Padilla, sent millions of hearts aflutter with her romantic turns in a handful of bankable films. And in 2019, Kathryn Bernardo (@bernardokath), armed with a record-breaking P881-million in box office receipts for the top grossing Hello Love, Goodbye, became the undisputed “Box Office Queen” of her generation. Read more on PeopleAsia’s People of the Year issue! Story by Hermes Joy Tunac (@hermestunac) Photography by Mau Aguasin (@mariaxaurora) Art direction by Ramon Joseph J. Ruiz (@ramonjoseph.ruiz) Styling by Jan Aranilla (@janaranilla) Hair by Chris Rodil (@chrisrodil) Makeup by Justine Del Rosario (@justineclaudia) Shot on location at Cove Manila, Okada For Inquiries, please contact Lenwell Ducut (@dlenwell) at (02) 892 1854 or (0922) 877 6556. #PeopleAsia20 #POY2020 #PeopleofTheYearKathrynBernardo #KathrynBernardo #KathNiel
Kathryn extended her gratitude to the magazine for including her on the list.
Other awardees for this year include Lea Salonga, Gary Valenciano, and Michael Cinco, among others.