Telemundo’s live broadcast of the second annual PREMIOS TU MUNDO (Your World Awards) from the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida, celebrated what is hot in novelas, music, fashion, movies and sports. The star-studded event, hosted by telenovela stars Gaby Espino and Aaron Diaz, featured high energy performances and appearances by prominent artists. Top honors went to the novela LA PATRONA, which was awarded Novela of the Year, Favorite Protagonist – Female: Aracely Arámbula, Best Villain – Female: Christian Bach, Best Supporting Actor: Gonzalo García Vivanco, The Perfect Couple: Aracely Arámbula and Jorge Luis Pila, Legendary Actress: Christian Bach and Best Bad Luck Moment.
Through fan voting and a selection process that combined the power of television, web, mobile and social media platforms, Telemundo viewers made their choice and selected the winners from 20 competing categories.
PREMIOS TU MUNDO winners also included EL ROSTRO DE LA VENGANZA with two awards; while PASIÓN PROHIBIDA and EL SEÑOR DE LOS CIELOS were honored with one award each. Winners in music categories included: “Dámaso” by Gerardo Ortiz for The Party Starting Song; “Incondicional” by Prince Royce won Most Popular Song of the Year, and “Invencible” by Alerta Zero received the mun2 presents Best Music Video. In film, Michelle Rodríguez received the Fandango Cine’s Latino Performance of the Year award. Best Athlete of the Year went to Leo Messi, and the I’m Sexy and I Know It award went to Gaby Espino. TV personalities that were honored included Maria Celeste Arraras for Best Social Fan Club and Ana Maria Polo’s “Caso Cerrado” with Best Reality Moment.
During the ceremony, special awards were also presented to actress, producer and activist Eva Longoria, music mogul Daddy Yankee, renowned actor Rafael Amaya, and Gaby Espino. The “ALMA de Tu Mundo” (ALMA “Soul” of Your World) award, presented jointly by Telemundo and the National Council of la Raza, honors artists who use their fame and talent to help the neediest in society, and create awareness of various philanthropic causes. In recognition of her work to help ensure a better future for Hispanic families through civic engagement, voting, education and entrepreneurship, the first ever “ALMA de Tu Mundo” award was presented to actress Eva Longoria.
The “Poder Musical” (Musical Powerhouse) award, reserved only for artists who with courage, talent and innovative power revolutionize the world of music, was conferred to Daddy Yankee. For his memorable role in “El Señor de los Cielos”, the celebrated production that broke barriers and ratings records in Spanish language television, leading actor Rafael Amaya is the recipient of the “El Mero Mero” (Top Notch) award; while actress Gaby Espino was honored with the “Favorito de la Noche” (Favorite of the Night) award, based on real-time tweets by followers of @PremiosTuMundo.
The show delivered electrifying music performances by Daddy Yankee and Natalia Jimenez, who performed a duet, Tito “El Bambino,” Victor Manuelle, Cristian Castro, Voz De Mando, Elvis Crespo, La Voz Kids winner Paola Guanche, and the world famous STOMP. Viewers also enjoyed a novela theme medley performed by Carlos Ponce and Aaron Diaz who interpreted the theme song of "Santa Diabla"; Gabriel Coronel sang a theme song of “Marido en Alquiler” and Aracely Arambula dazzled the audience with the theme song of "La Patrona."
PREMIOS TU MUNDO also featured the participation of top celebrities, including: Ana Layevska, Aylin Mujica, Carmen Villalobos, David Chocarro, Diego Soldano, Janet Murguia, Juan Soler, Mala Suerte, Maritza Rodriguez, Pedro Capo, Penelope Menchaca, Rafael Amaya, Rashel Díaz, Roberto Tapia, Sonya Smith, and Ximena Duque. The awards show was preceded by ALFOMBRA DE PREMIOS TU MUNDO, an arrivals pre-show hosted by Alessandra Villegas, co-host of Telemundo’s “Un Nuevo Día” and Jorge Bernal of Telemundo’s AL ROJO VIVO and LA VOZ KIDS, with mun2 talent Guad Venegas, guest fashion expert Kika Rocha, fashionista Christian Ramirez and sports guru Karim Mendiburu.
The complete list of winners of the 2013 Premios Tu Mundo:
Novela of the Year (Novela del Año): LA PATRONA
Favorite Protagonist – Male (Protagonista Favorito): Jencarlos Canela
Favorite Protagonist – Female (Protagonista Favorita): Aracely Arámbula
Best Villain – Male (El Malo Más Bueno): Robinson Díaz
Best Villain – Female (La Mala Más Buena): Christian Bach
Best Supporting Actress (Mejor Actriz de Reparto): Cynthia Olavarría
Best Supporting Actor (Mejor Actor de Reparto): Gonzalo García Vivanco
The Perfect Couple (La Pareja Perfecta): Aracely Arámbula & Jorge Luis Pila
Legendary Actress (Primera Actriz): Christian Bach
Legendary Actor (Primer Actor): Saúl Lizaso
Party-Starting Song (Canción Comienza-Fiestas): Dámaso (Gerardo Ortiz)
Most Popular Song of the Year (Canción Más Popular del Año): Incondicional (Prince Royce)
mun2 presents Best Music Video (mun2 presenta Mejor Video Musical): Alerta Zero – Invencible
I’m sexy and I know it (Soy sexy and I know it): Gaby Espino
Fandango Cine’s Latino Performance of the Year (Fandango Cine presenta Orgullo Latino en Hollywood): Michelle Rodríguez (Fast & Furious 6)
Sports Sensation of the Year (Sensación Deportiva del Año): Leo Messi
Best Social Fan Club (#MásSocial): #TeamMariaCeleste (Maria Celeste)
Best Bad Luck Moment (Mejor Momento de la Mala Suerte): LA PATRONA
Best Reality Moment (Mejor Momento de Reality): Caso Cerrado
Video Viral Favorito (Favorite Viral Video): Peter La Anguila & El Pichy Films - El Estilo de Peter La Anguila
ALMA de Tu Mundo (ALMA “Soul” of Your World) Award: Eva Longoria
Poder Musical (Musical Powerhouse) Award: Daddy Yankee.
El Mero Mero (Top Notch) Award: Rafael Amaya
Favorito de la Noche (Favorite of the Night) Award: Gaby Espino
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