TikTok, the leading destination for short-form mobile video, today announced the winners of TikTok All-Star Southeast Asia 2019. The region-wide All-Star talent competition received an overwhelmingly positive response resulting in a total of 656.7 million views.
“We are proud to announce TikTok All-Star Southeast Asia 2019 winners, including Yanyan De Jesus. This year we received a record breaking number of 302.000 submissions that truly showcase the diversity of creative content generated in our region,” said John Castro, Community Manager, TikTok Philippines. “By providing a platform for creators to express their creativity, we hope to empower even more people to share and celebrate their unique talent.”
Below are the Grand Champions of TikTok All-Star Southeast Asia 2019:
Acting: HT Channel
Talent: Yanyan De Jesus
Lifestyle: Dao Thi Quynh
In addition to the above Grand Champions, Simon Javier (@thesimonsaysvlog) from the Philippines also received the Rising Star award for his comedic and witty “A day in the life” video.
Celebrity judges including the likes Ngo Kien Huy (Singer/Actor), WOODY (TV Host/Social Influencer), ANJI (Singer/Content Creator), Elizabeth Tan (Singer/Actress), Rico Blanco (Singer/Songwriter) and RRILEY (Singer/Artist) have awarded Ng Ming Wei from Singapore with the Jury Award for his comedic antics yet sleek moves video. For a full list of the winners including their creative videos, please see here.
“With more than 302.000 submissions, this was an extremely tight race to become the next TikTok All Star of 2019,” said Filipino celebrity jury, Rico Blanco. “Congratulations to MingWeiRocks. He’s the one – simple, funny and hilarious! Judging this breadth of talent makes me incredibly excited to watch the next generation of content creators, and confident in the impact they will make in their communities.”