The said episode gave Dee his ‘Best Single Performance by an Actor’ recognition from the 2011 PMPC Star Awards for TV; while Gamboa was awarded with ‘Best Single Performance by an Actress’ by the 8th Golden Screen TV Awards.
Witness in the story how Toto (Dee), despite his blindness, inspired his whole family to win their challenges and face their lives with high hopes. Joining Dee and Gamboa in the small screen were Nanding Josef, Philip Nolasco, Boboy Garovillo, Kenjie Garcia, Dominic Ochoa, Daisy Reyes, Ina Fileo, Cherry Lou, Angeline Urquico, Neri Naig, Jommy Teotico, Jerome Ventilla, and Gigi Posadas. The ‘Parol’ episode was researched by Alora Ramos, written by Maan Dimaculangan, and directed by Dado Lumibao. Don’t miss the continuing 20th anniversary celebration of the longest running drama anthology of Asia, “Maalaala Mo Kaya” (MMK), every Saturday night, after “Junior Master Chef Pinoy Edition” on ABS-CBN. For more updates, log on to www.mmk.abs-cbn.com, follow @MMKOfficial on Twitter, and “like”www.faceboook.com/MMKOfficial.