Kapamilya actor Jericho Rosales won the Best Actor award at the Newport Beach Film Festival for his performance in the indie film "Alagwa (Breakaway)."
Jericho shared the news in microblogging site Twitter. "Guys!!!! We won!!!!" he tweeted.
"Alagwa" is a movie about human trafficking and is inspired by an urban legend in Manila's Chinatown where its director, Ian Lorenos, grew up.
The movie also won several awards at the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) International Film Festival and the Philippine Movie Press Club (PMPC).