Asian heartthrob Alden Richards was awarded the Asian Star Prize at the 14th Seoul International Drama Awards on Wednesday, August 28, at the Grand Peace Hall of Kyung Hee University in Seoul, South Korea.
During his acceptance speech, he said, “It is such an honor to receive this award. As a Filipino, I am very humbled and grateful to be recognized in the international scene along with so many amazing and talented artists here tonight. This award is also extra special to me because it comes at a time when we are celebrating 70 years of friendship between the Philippines and Korea. Thank you to the Seoul Drama Awards Committee and the Korean Broadcasters Association. As actors, it is always our hope to make more people happy and inspire them with our passion. Kamsahamnida!”
The hashtag #ALDENxSeoulDramaAwards emerged as the no. 1 trending topic not only on Twitter Philippines but Worldwide as well since Wednesday morning. Check out some notable tweets about Alden’s achievement below:
— ALDEN ᶠᵃⁿᵃʳᵗˢ 🌈 (@RFJ_stark) August 28, 2019
Alden Richards wins the Asian Star Prize at the 14th Seoul International Drama Awards!
We can't say this enough @aldenrichards02, but we're guessing it's good to be always reminded, right @aldenrichards02?
We're so proud of you!#ALDENxSeoulDramaAwards #ALDENRichards pic.twitter.com/lYQTVaXOE9
— ALDEN Trendsetter OFFICIAL (@AldenTrendsOFC) August 28, 2019
— 𝓛𝓲𝓷𝓭𝓵𝓮𝔂ᵀᴼᴬ (@grandlenz) August 28, 2019
May behind the scene ang pag picture ni Alden sa award niya 😂😁
Asian Star Prize
Seoul International Drama Awards 2019 pic.twitter.com/ehZI0RefLT
— 𝐚𝐯𝐢𝐞 (@cutenessavie) August 28, 2019