Filmmaker Antoinette Jadaone expressed pride over Nadine Lustre’s Best Actress win at the 67th Filipino Academy of Movie Arts and Science (FAMAS) Awards.
Jadaone — director of “Never Not Love You”, the movie which earned Lustre her FAMAS award — took to Instagram to congratulate the actress.
“WAHHHHH OMG!!! @nadine Lustre, cafe assistant, brand manager now a FAMAS Best Actress Awardee. Congrats, Leah, Iris, and my favorite of our collabs, Joanne!!! Huhu ang saya!!!!!!!!!,” the award-winning director wrote.
Jadone said Lustre’s win felt like hers as well.
“Nakaka-proud ka,” Jadaone added.
Lustre on Sunday bested Judy Ann Santos, Sarah Geronimo, Anne Curtis, Marietta Subong, Iyah Mina, Glaiza de Castro, Perla Bautista, and Gabby Padilla for the “Best Actress” award.
Jadaone and Lustre have worked together in several projects before “Never Not Love You”. Jadaone also directed Lustre’s television series “Till I Met You” and “On the Wings of Love”.
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