It will be hosted by Piolo Pascual, John Lapus and John Lloyd Cruz.
Worldclass artists and performers will be dressed to the nines in black and white ensembles. Star Magic said the gowns and suits are from Manila’s top fashion designers like Jun Escario, Ivar Aseron, Dong Omaga-Diaz, Rhett Eala, Ronaldo Arnaldo, Amir Sali, John Herrera, Eric delos Santos, Hindy Weber Tantoco, Bing Cristobal, Albert Figueras, Veejaye Floresca, Jeffrey Rogador, Sassa Jimenez, Tina Daniac, Joey Samson, Regine Tolentino, Albert Andrada, M Barretto, Jovan dela Cruz, Mannie Jalasan, Ferdie Abuel, Goulli Gorospe, Simon Ariel Vasquez, Estien Quijano, Jay Custodio, Harvic Dominguez, Olan Roque, Analiza Felix, Nat Manilag, Avel Bacudio, Edwin Tan, Randy Ortiz, Inno Sotto, Pepsi Herrera, Francis Libiran, Paul Cabral and Rajo Laurel will make the stars surely shine their brightest on the red carpet. Dave Ocampo, Cheetah Rivera, Gerswin Qua, Mark Tamayo, Nico Agustin and Lev Rodriguez of Fashion Designers Alliance of the Philippines (FADAL) also provided ball outfits for the stars.
The 2012 Star Magic Ball will not only be attended by Star Magic’s current roster of top talents, ABS-CBN’s talent management arm said, but also artists whom they have helped shaped and launched careers since the management center began in 1992.
Also expected to attend the grand event are famous names in the industry from directors, film and television producers to enterprenuers and network executives.
Highlights of the ball include the yearly cotillon which introduces Star Magic’s up and coming artists and the launch of the Star Magic Catalogue 2013, where guests will get a first look at its newest star portfolio.
Special song numbers from Sam Milby, Khalil, Xian Lim, Vina Morales, Erik Santos, Jovit Baldivino, Nyoy Volante, Bugoy Drilon, Liezel Garcia, Richard Poon, Yeng Constantino, Angeline Quinto and The Maestro, Ryan Cayabyab.
A special tribute also goes to those people who work behind the camera, the ones making every artists’ success possible and the much-awaited awarding ceremony where the exceptional celestials of the night will receive deserved honors, Star Magic added.
Discussions about who among the Kapamilya stars will bring their own escorts and who their escorts are have become popular in entertainment websites, blogs and other online fora since Friday.
Several hashtags and terms related to the Star Magic Ball 2012 occupied the nationwide top trending topics box on Twitter. These include #KathNielOnStarMagicBall2012, SlaterYoung StarMagicBall2012, and KarenReyes PrettyBIEonSMB as of 10am Saturday.
Photos and videos that will be uploaded by Kapamilya fans in social networking sites Facebook and Twitter and on YouTube will be embedded here upon availability.
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