- Kids Choice Awards’ #FavPinoyNewbie draws 6 million related Tweets
- Loisa Andalio (@iamAndalioLoisa) wins the new category #FavPinoyNewbie; Bangtan Boys (@BTS_twt) takes home #FavGlobalMusicStar
Fans and supporters of TV and movies once again got to see their fellow countrymen share the spotlight with Hollywood stars at the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards 2018. As always, Twitter kept fans up-to-date on #whatshappening with the winners and slime victims at the most fun awards night. @KCANominees aired online at 10 AM PHT today on the Nickelodeon stream site where Filipinos stuck to Twitter to cheer for their #FavPinoyNewbie. There were close to 6 million Tweets related to the Filipino-centric category from the start of the voting period (26 February) until today. Check out how the conversation unfold in the below heat map (25-26 March 2018).
Local celebrities Joshua Garcia (@iamjoshuagarcia), Loisa Andalio (@iamAndalioLoisa), Inigo Pascual (@ImPascualInigo), and Gabbi Garcia (@_gabbigarcia) were nominated under the new #FavPinoyNewbie category.
Fans showered their bets with support by DIY Tweets, attaching the name of their favorite Pinoy newbie to the official hashtags #KCA and #FavPinoyNewbie from February 26 to March 24, 2018. Loisa Andalio (@iamAndalioLoisa) emerged as this year’s #FavPinoyNewbie, leading ahead of fellow Pinoy celebrities with the support of her followers from the Philippines and abroad.
“Congratulations @iamAndalioLoisa Won the #KCA #FavPinoyNewbieLoisa! Salamat po sa lahat nang tumulong! Our Baby girl Won! #LOISAGotSlimed“
— LoiNie Official ™ (@LoiNieOFCL) March 26, 2018
Loisa expressed her gratitude to the fans on Twitter who voted as soon as she got word of her new award.
“Maraming salamat sa lahat support & effort! Lord, maraming salamat sa lahat ng biyaya. First award na nakuha ko. Di ko ineexpect. Para to sainyo ipagpatuloy nyo pagiging strong & mabuti nyo, mahal na mahal ko kayo! Kung wala kayo, wala sakin to ngayon at wala ako dito.”
Maraming salamat sa lahat support & effort! Lord, maraming salamat sa lahat ng biyaya. First award na nakuha ko. Di ko ineexpect. Para to sainyo ipagpatuloy nyo pagiging strong & mabuti nyo, mahal na mahal ko kayo! Kung wala kayo, wala sakin to ngayon at wala ako dito. 😭❤️🙏🏼 pic.twitter.com/YBlteH9S5C
— Loisa (@iamAndalioLoisa) March 26, 2018
It was no surprise that fans from all over the globe sent their warm greetings and love through Twitter to Loisa when she won the coveted title this year. Below are some of the most interesting Tweets in celebration.
“Totoo nga!!! Congrats saten grabe!!! Thank you Lord sobra! Yung hirap sa pag vote ng bawat isa eto naaaaa ung resulta. Winner tayo!
We Love You @iamAndalioLoisa #KCA #FavPinoyNewbieLoisa”
😭😭😭 Totoo nga!!! Congrats saten grabe!!! Thank you Lord sobra! Yung hirap sa pag vote ng bawat isa eto naaaaa ung resulta. Winner tayo! 👏🏻❤️
— SYRA 🐥⚜️ (@syraventuranza) March 26, 2018
Fans she shares with love team Ronnie Alonte (@iamr2alonte), called LOINIE OFFICIAL (@LoisaAndRonnie), also celebrated her win.
“Congrats to our queen @iamAndalioLoisa !!!!! We love u!! #LoisaGotSlimed”
— LOINIE OFFICIAL™ (@LoisaAndRonnie) March 26, 2018
Loisa now belongs to the elite club of Pinoy KCA winners namely, Maine Mendoza (@mainedcm) who won Favorite Pinoy Personality in 2016 and Nadine Lustre (@hellobangsie) who took home the orange blimp last year for Favorite Pinoy Star. She also received messages of glee and utmost support from multitudes in Twitter.
“OMG NAIIYAK AKO!!! GOD ANSWERED OUR PRAYERS. Wala nang mas sasaya pa sa nalaman natin!!! THANK YOU SO MUCH LORD! WORTH IT LAHAT NG EFFORT. WORTH THE WAIT. SUPER DUPER HAPPY KONG IKAW YUNG NANALO!!!! @iamAndalioLoisa WELL-DESERVED. #KCA #FavPinoyNewbieLoisa”
OMG 😭 NAIIYAK AKO!!! GOD ANSWERED OUR PRAYERS. Wala nang mas sasaya pa sa nalaman natin!!! 😭💖 THANK YOU SO MUCH LORD! WORTH IT LAHAT NG EFFORT. WORTH THE WAIT. SUPER DUPER HAPPY KONG IKAW YUNG NANALO!!!! @iamAndalioLoisa WELL-DESERVED. 🙏✨🌞#KCA #FavPinoyNewbieLoisa pic.twitter.com/SEe472Ge0A
— Daily Loisa 🌷 (@DailyLoisa) March 26, 2018
“Congrats @iamAndalioLoisa at sa lahat ng iyong supporters! #LOISAGotSlimed”
— Miss France Sajorda (@PrincessFrance) March 26, 2018
“DANIEL, MAINE, NADINE and now @iamAndalioLoisa congrats!!!! #KCA #FavPinoyNewbieLoisa”
— Pher (@pherlouiemoya) March 26, 2018
Filipino fans contributed to international awards as well, rooting for Filipino-favorite Korean group @BTS_twt, who also won the orange blimp for Favorite Global Music Star. Congratulations, @BTS_twt!
“Congrats @BTS_twt on your big #KCA win We missed you at #KCAs!”
— Nickelodeon (@Nickelodeon) March 25, 2018
“.@BTS_twt representing ASIA,win a Kids Choice Award for Favorite Global Music Star. #KCA #KCA2018“
— Kids' Choice Awards BTS (@KCABTS) March 25, 2018
John Cena (@JohnCena), who hosted the event, was thrilled to announce the recipient of the #FavGlobalMusicStar award.
“1 final thanks @Nickelodeon AND @BTS_twt @bts_bighit gotta rep my boy JHope!Namjoon, all in good fun, all for RM! Congrats on ‘18 #KCA Global Music Star! Thanks for letting me #DropTheMic”
— John Cena (@JohnCena) March 25, 2018
“BTS ALERT #KCAs @BTS_twt #BTS #BTSArmy”
— GIPHY Pop (@GiphyPop) March 25, 2018
Congratulate Kids’ Choice Awards 2018’s Favorite Pinoy Newbie, Loisa Andalio (@iamAndalioLoisa) and Favorite Global Music Star, @BTS_twt. Tweet using hashtags #KidsChoiceAwards2018, #KCAs, #FavPinoyNewbieLoisa, #LOISAGotSlimed, #BTS, #BTSArmy and join the Twitter party!