RECAP: 'PBB 737: The Big Night'
MANILA, Philippines – Pinoy Big Brother celebrated its 10th year and ended its 737 season Sunday, November 8 at the Albay Astrodome in Legazpi City. This season was different from the past seasons, as two big winners were announced.
Jimboy Martin and Miho Nishida won the titles in the teen and regular housemates editions, respectively.
The evening also featured PBB alumni, many of whom are now pursuing showbiz careers.
The event kicked off with a dance performance led by Kim Chiu. After this, Toni Gonzaga thanked everyone for their attendance Saturday, November 7.
The 3rd- and 4th-placers – Franco Rodriguez, Bailey Thomas May, Dawn Chang, and Roger Lutero took their places onstage. Mariel Rodriguez and Enchong Dee gave a quick update on the votes for the teen and regular housemates.
Following the November 7 eliminations, the votes went back to zero for the remaining 4 contestants who were waiting to hear the final results on November 8.
Daniel Matsunaga handed the announcement to Kim and Toni.
But before the big reveal, Toni announced another task for the housemates. She asked the teen housemates to express their feelings in song.
For the regular housemates, she asked them to give their messages for each other. Miho wished Tommy good luck, and Tommy told her he was happy they were together on their PBB journey.
After a performance by Dawn, Zeus Collins, Ejay Falcon, and Daniel Matsunaga, Enchong and Mariel gave another quick update about the votes.
Toni later announced Jimboy Martin as the teen winner, with Ylona Garcia as the runner-up. Miho Nishida won over Tommy Esguerra for the regular castmates.
Jimboy thanked his family, friends, and supporters.
"Gusto ko pong ipaalam sa kanila na binuo po nila yung isa sa mga pangarap ko – yung maging teen big winner. Maraming-marami salamat po sa inyo," Jimboy said.
(I want to let them know that made my dream come true – to be the teen big winner. Thank all so much.)
Jimboy also said that whatever opportunities come to him, he will grab it.
Miho, who was overjoyed at the news, was greeted by her daughter. Miho also thanked everyone for their support.
"Diyos ko! salamat po!!! Maraming maraming salamat po sa inyong lahat!" Miho told the audience. (Thank you! Thank you so much to all of you.)
The big winners were awarded an Asian tour package, P1 million and a house and lot. The big 4 winners were also taken around the Albay Astrodome to greet their fans.
What do you think of this year's winners?Let us know in the comments below. – Rappler.com