ABS-CBN won big at the recently concluded 5th GEMS-Hiyas ng Sining Awards, organized by the Guild of Educators, Mentors, and Students (GEMS).
The media giant received the "Natatanging Hiyas ng Sining sa Telebisyon" award, which is the highest honor for television, for the “outstanding vision, dedication, and commitment to excellence in broadcast media" of ABS-CBN.
Kapamilya stars and programs also received recognitions from GEMS.
A Soldier's Heart was hailed as the Best TV Series. Ang Sa Iyo ay Akin star Iza Calzado bagged the Best Performance by an Actress (TV Series) and her co-star Maricel Soriano won the Best Performance in a Supporting Role.
Popstar Royalty Sarah Geronimo was hailed as Best Female Variety Show Host as a mainstay of ASAP Natin 'To.
Hit movie Fan Girl was awarded Best Film and its director Antoinette Jadaone won Best Film Director.
DZMM Teleradyo was proclaimed as the Radio Station of the Year. Peter Musngi was named as Best Male Radio Broadcaster and his show Pasada sa TeleRadyo was hailed as Best Radio Program.