Content creator pharmacist Arshie Larga claims the coveted 2023 TikTok Creator of the Year title. See the complete list of winners here.
Initially perceived by Filipinos as a platform for frivolous content and dismissed as superficial, TikTok has undeniably grown into a hub of genuine creativity and self-expression. Once dominated by dance challenges, lip-syncing, and short comedic skits, the platform has now revealed its capacity for meaningful storytelling, educational content, and a diverse array of talents and voices that reflect the evolving landscape of online expression.
This year, TikTok Philippines celebrated and honored the big stars on this small screen platform for inspiring creativity and bringing joy and knowledge to audiences across various fields of entertainment and content creation.
2023 TikTok Awards Philippines: Complete List of Winners
Hosted by fashion creator Jaz Reyes (@_jazreyes) and sports “Tito” Mikee Reyes (@_mikeereyes), the 2023 TikTok Awards Philippines was held at the Newport Performing Arts Theater. Registered pharmacist and content creator Arshie Larga (@arshielife) was named TikTok Creator of the Year for using the platform to share valuable information, educate about healthcare and medicine, and provide free medicines for those in need. Other big-name winners include SB19, Viy Cortez, Ivana Alawi, Niana Guerrero, and Francine Diaz.
Dressed in contemporary Filipiniana and Barong attire, the event showcased live performances by today’s local music stars such as Lola Amour, KAIA, Dilaw, Paul Pablo, and PLAYERTWO. Additionally, Criselda Alvarez, Allen Ansay, and Sofia Pablo graced the stage, engaging the audience with trending TikTok dance challenges.
Here’s the complete list of winners for the recently held TikTok Awards Philippines 2023:
PEOPLE’S CHOICE CATEGORY
- Popular Creator of the Year – Carlyn Ocampo
- Rising Creator of the Year – Miss Deliciousness
- Livestreamer of the Year – Krizel Yuson
- Celebrity Creator of the Year – Francine Diaz
- Song of the Year – Gento by SB19
- Popular TikTok Shop Creator – Ivana Alawi
- Popular TikTok Shop Brand Owner – Viy Cortez
JUDGES’ PICK CATEGORY
- Entertainment Creator of the Year – Jezreel Ely
- Breakthrough Entertainment Partner – ABS-CBN
- News Publisher of the Year – News5
- Best Beauty Creator of the Year – Teree Daisuke
- Fashion Creator of the Year – Jeanette Ong
- Foodie Creator of the Year – Abi Marquez
- Educator of the Year – Chinkee Tan
- Sports Creator of the Year – Bianca Bustamante
- Gaming Creator of the Year – Archer Perez
- Dance Creator of the Year – Niana Guerrero
- Comedy Creator of the Year – Spencer Serafica
- Effect House Creator of the Year – Andie Rabino
Cover image credit: Tiktok Philippines