GMA Artist Center presents its second batch of graduates in its talent development program




Another milestone is about to be made as the much-awaited and upcoming stars of this generation are gathered in one meaningful celebration for the second League of Artists graduation day. 50 Kapuso talents will be given distinction after an intensive talent development program designed to further enrich their skills in the multi-faceted field of performing arts.

With its constant quest for excellence, the renowned GMA Artist Center (GMAAC) talents underwent a grueling three-month workshop, which included various sessions on acting, singing, dancing, and other in-demand skills fashioned to the current industry needs and standards.

Spearheaded by David Fabros, Head of Talent Development in GMAAC, he describes this endeavor as the perfect opportunity for Kapuso stars to gain critical knowledge and harness the expertise of the country’s most prolific showbiz authorities.

In the duration of the program, artists have been mentored by award-winning directors such as Maryo J. Delos Reyes. Voice classes were facilitated by University of the Philippines professor Kitchie Molina, while dance and move exercises, on the other hand, were handled by professional choreographers Danny Vinculado and Sandy Hontiveros.

Moreover, the Kapuso stars were also empowered to enhance their communication skills through a hosting workshop under the tutelage of three-time Aliw Awardee for Stage Direction Freddie Santos as well as the help of speech coaches from Ahead Pro and American Institute of English Proficiency.

And to complete the course’s holistic approach to learning, sessions on public relations and professionalism were also handled by no less than German Moreno, GMAAC consultant and revered star maker.

The lists of graduates are the following:

THE LEAGUE OF ARTISTS (MALE):

1. Abel Estanislao
2. Bryan Benedict
3. Gabriel Roxas
4. Japs de Luna
5. Jeric Gonzales
6. JM Reyes
7. Juancho Trivino
8. Julian Trono
9. Mikoy Morales
10. Renz Valerio
11. Rolo Espino
12. Ruru Madrid
13. Sergio Garcia

THE LEAGUE OF ARTISTS (FEMALE):

1. Annicka Dolonius
2. Arielle Roces
3. Arny Ross
4. Ashleigh Nordstrom
5. Bianca Umali
6. Chloe Dauden
7. Diva Montelaba
8. Elle Ramirez
9. Florence Rafols
10. Jensen Tenoso
11. Joanna Marcelo
12. Joanna Marie Tan
13. Kristine Velasco
14. Krystal Reyes
15. Lindsay Chefaud
16. Lyndt Johnston
17. Nicole Dulalia
18. Shelly Hipolito
19. Thea Tolentino
20. Vaness del Moral
21. Yssa Muhlach
22. Zandra Summer

THE LEAGUE OF ARTISTS (KIDS):

1. Aaron Novilla
2. Angel Satsumi
3. Barbara Miguel
4. Carl Acosta
5. Daniela Amable
6. Denzel Guiao
7. Elijah Alejo
8. Isabel Frial
9. Kyle Ocampo
10. Marc Alvarez
11. Miggs Cuaderno
12. Milkah Nacion
13. Rose Ann Magan
14. Sasha Patrice
15. Sean Samonte

As GMAAC’s Talent Development Unit continues its proficiency to hone its talents, the GMA League of Artists is indeed on their way to bigger stardom.


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