Telemundo’s live broadcast of the first-ever PREMIOS TU MUNDO (Your World Awards) from the Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater, celebrated the best in novelas, music, fashion, movies and sports, in an extraordinary event hosted by telenovela stars Gaby Espino and Rafael Amaya and featuring high energy performances and appearances by top Hispanic celebrities.
Top honors went to the novela MI CORAZON INSIST, which was awarded Novela of the Year, Favorite Lead Actor: Jencarlos Canela, Best Bad Luck Moment and Best Novela Soundtrack.
Fans from all over the country placed close to five million votes online at www.premiostumundo.com and through Telemundo’s entertainment iPhone App, for their favorite TV shows, actors and actresses, movies, music, athletes, and stars in 24 categories.
Tito El Bambino, David Bisbal, Roberto Tapia, La Original Banda El Limon, Jencarlos Canela, Jesse & Joy, Gocho, Los Horoscopos de Durango and Chuy Lizarraga, among other, delivered electrifying music performances. In addition, “Premios Tu Mundo” featured top celebrities, including music artists Lupillo Rivera and Fonseca; Telemundo TV personalities Ana Maria Polo, Maria Celeste Arraras and Penelope Menchaca; and Telemundo novela stars Saul Lisazo, Marlene Favela, Sonya Smith, Jorge Luis Pila and Felicia Mercado. The awards show was preceded by the celebrity arrivals preshow “La Alfombra de Premios Tu Mundo,” hosted by Hector Soberon and Alessandra Villegas, with Quique Usales, Guad Venegas and guest fashion expert Kika Rocha.
Other Premios Tu Mundo winners include “La Casa de al Lado,” and “Una Maid en Manhattan” honored with two awards each; while “Flor Salvaje” was honored with one award. Winners in music categories included: “Dutty Love” by Don Omar featuring Natti Natasha for The Party Starting Song; “Las Cosas Pequeñas” by Prince Royce for Song that Steals My Heart; and “Follow the Leader” - Wisin y Yandel featuring Jennifer Lopez for Best Musical Video. In film, Jennifer Lopez was named Favorite Latino in Hollywood and The Avengers got the nod for Favorite Film. Best Athlete of the Year went to Marlen Esparza, and Rafael Nadal won the Most Charismatic Athlete award; while the Favorite Supermodel award went to Adriana Lima, the I’m Sexy and I Know It award went to Anahi, and the That’s Crazy! award to popular show “Caso Cerrado.”
The complete list of winners of the 2012 Premios Tu Mundo:
1. The Party Starting Song : “Dutty Love” by Don Omar featuring Natti Natasha
2. Song that Steals My Heart: “Las Cosas Pequeñas” by Prince Royce
3. Best Musical Video: “Follow the Leader” - Wisin and Yandel featuring Jennifer López
4. Novela of the Year: MI CORAZON INSISTE
5. Favorite Lead Actor: Jencarlos Canela (MI CORAZON INSISTE)
6. Favorite Lead Actress: Maritza Rodríguez (LA CASA DE AL LADO)
7. Favorite Latino in Hollywood: Jennifer Lopez
8. Favorite Film: The Avengers
9. I’m Sexy and I Know It: Anahí
10. #MasSocial award: Gaby Espino
11. The Best Bad Boy: Tony Daltón (FLOR SALVAJE)
12. The Best Bad Girl: Ayilín Mujica (CORAZON VALIENTE)
13. Best Supporting Actress: Wanda D’Isidoro (UNA MAID EN MANHATTAN)
14. Best Supporting Actor: Gabriel Valenzuela (LA CASA DE AL LADO)
15. The Perfect Couple: Ximena Duque and Fabián Ríos (CORAZON VALIENTE)
16. The Best Kiss: Ximena Duque y Fabián Ríos (CORAZON VALIENTE)
17. Great Young Actor: Jorge Eduardo (UNA MAID EN MANHATTAN)
18. Best Novela Soundtrack: Mi Corazón Insiste – (MI CORAZON INSIST)
19. Favorite Supermodel: Adriana Lima
20. Best Athlete of the Year: Marlen Esparza
21. Most Charismatic Athlete: Rafael Nadal
22. Best Bad Luck Moment (Allstate): MI CORAZON INSIST (The family ruins Lola Volcan's wedding)
23. That’s Crazy!: Caso Cerrado (clip of a man hitting the mother of his own child)
24. Favorite Viral Video: Jorge y Alexa Narváez - Lo Mejor De Mi Vida Eres Tu
Premios Tu Mundo is a musical spectacular event that celebrates pop culture and combines the power of television, web, mobile and social media platforms to give fans the final say in what’s hot in everything that moves and inspires them: novelas, music, fashion, movies and sports. Nominees for the 2012 Premios Tu Mundo were selected from May 2011 through May 2012 by a panel of industry professionals.