Angel Locsin was nominated for Best Performance by an Actress for her role as a she-wolf in the ABS-CBN television series “Lobo’’ which also stars actor Piolo Pascual. She is the only Asian nominated in the category.
Locsin is the second Filipino actress to be nominated in the best actress category in the international Emmy, the first being Tessie Tomas for her role as Imelda Marcos in 1989’s “A Dangerous Life.” [source]
Remember how fans believed in the statement — “GMA-7 made her a star, ABS-CBN made her a actress”? Well, this nomination makes the second part of that statement true.