Who is your favorite POP ICON Season 4?
ADATO, Gian Lorenzo
BATEO, Mary Joy
DELA CRUZ, Jenny Rose
DELA ROSA, Jonathan
MARIANO, Malik Angelo
MATA, Ann Rosette
NAVARRO, Jessie Jr.
NIDAR, Christian
SALEM, Pauly
SUMPAY, Jon Martin
pollcode.com free polls

Monday, March 21, 2011


Gabriel Adora, a 2nd year student from Al-Hekma Int’l School emerged as the Grand Champion of Jeddah Pop Icon 2011 held recently at Golden Tulip Hotel’s Grand Ballroom.

Adora’s own rendition of “To Where You Are” earned him a sure spot to represent Western Region, along with 3 other top winners , Emmanuel Paras, Jun Ventura and Joseph Juanillo to the kingdomwide competition dubbed as KSA Pop Icon 2011 in Riyadh on April 15, 2011.

The other finalists who made it to the Top 8 were JP Andrade Jr, Patricia Sirajam, John Lester Dorig and Jamie Ross Garcia. Other contenders were Glenys Cabana, Rahzel Sandayan, Jiovanni Ibanez, Jhogie Canua, Dareen Maula and Michelle Miro.

This year’s Board of Judges were Dr. Tina Aldover, May Ann Aninon, Ramon Carl Benetez, Mario Germino, Art Cruz and Ahjid Sayas. The occassion was graced by H.E. Consul Leo Tito Ausan and his wife Mrs. Agnes Ausan as special guests.

“This occasion marks another achievement by FAME, in producing a quality show and I am proud to say that FAME has mastered its craft all these years… in continuously putting up a great show despite the persevering odds. This is also a time to see friends, supporters, and settle all the differences which might have occurred in the past. We are very happy and excited since most of the contenders have really put their extra effort and we have selected the best talents to represent the Western region in the coming kingdom wide search” Abris said.

The full-packed venue at Golden Tulip Hotel’s Grand Ballroom was attended by the contender’s relatives, friends and community leaders in Jeddah who were given the chance to win prizes from Friendi SIM card. The lucky winner got a brand new cell phone.

It was also a time to recognize FAME’s pool of talents that includes Nisreen Kurshid and Yasmeen Ali, Binibining Pilipinas KSA 2009 and 2010 respectively, along with Huntlee Ragudo and Sarah Jane Rejuso – 2nd Runners-up, William Christopher Boyce – 3rd Runner-up and finalists Zaki Patricio, AJ Deveza, Reynold Silva, Carla Alvarez and Claudette Edano.

Main sponsor of Jeddah Pop Icon is FRIENDI Mobile represented by VICTOR RASTRULLO, Product and Pricing Manager. Minor sponsors were Skyfreight, Bassam Dental Clinics, FIC (Fruits In Ice Cream) and Night Queen Est. The show was hosted by Veejay Louis John Aragon and Raquel Consebido.

Guest performers were, Karla Mae Carreon (Saudi Arabia’s representative to WCOPA (World Championship of Performing Arts), Jae-Are Agustin (1st Runner-up Jeddah Pop Icon 2011), Alvin Dave Limpin (Finalists Jeddah Pop Icon 2010) RT La Divas, Zaidoz and Knight Movers. The event was directed by Jerry Lagrimas. Sounds and Lights were provided by Jezebel while Official Tabulator was Jojo Edano.

FAME (Filipino Artiste Migrant Ensemble) the main organizer of the event is headed by Jhun Abris (Chairman) and the rest of the officers are as follows: Jerry P. Lagrimas (VICE CHAIRMAN), Raquel Consebido (EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT), Frederick Garces (SECRETARY GENERAL), Gina Casino (P.R.O.), Joel Robles (TREASURER), Eugene Untalasco (TECHNICAL MANAGER), Rey Loyola , Jonathan Agudana, Rogelio Bonifacio, Saeed Hawa (FASHION CONSULTANTS / STYLISTS), Randy Santiago, Muffy Dakhnash and Mye Carreon (PHOTOGRAPHERS), Noel Carreon and Efren Rodriguez Jr. (VIDEO EDITOR) Roger Niemes (PRODUCTION COORDINATOR), Donnie Ray Santos, Alvin Dave Limpin, J Are Agustin, Ryan Cailles, Jhayz Tan, Huntlee Ragudo, BJ Micu and Francis Raymond Palma (PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS)


Post a Comment


About SE Productions

Motivated by the success of Ms. Bicolandia 2003, a popularity and personality search for outstanding Filipina ladies in Saudi Arabia, S.E. Productions was organized in November 2003 by professional Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWS) to develop, train and discover young talented Filipinos in the field of performing arts.


WATCH! RIYADH: February 26, 2010 - 1st elimination round @ the Philippine Embassy from 5-10pm March 19, 2010 - 2nd elimination round @ the Philippine Embassy from 5-10pm JEDDAH: February 20, 2010 - Audition @ La Parilla Restaurant from 7-11pm April 16, 2010 - elimination roound @ Sheraton Ballroom from 5-10pm AL-KHOBAR: February 26, 2010 - 1st elimination round March 25, 2010 - 2nd elimination round GRAND FINALS May 21, 2010 - Grand Finals @ the Philippine Embassy from 5-10pm

  ©Template by Dicas Blogger.