Eddie Garcia named Best Actor in 42nd Gawad Urian

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Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, June 18) — Veteran actor Eddie Garcia, who is comatose for more than week now, was hailed as the best actor in the 42nd Gawad Urian awards night Tuesday.

The 90-year-old actor bagged the top acting prize for his role in the martial-law-themed movie "ML."

This is the third Gawad Urian recognition for Garcia after he won the same award in 2000 for his film "Deathrow" and received the Lifetime Achievement Award in 2006.

Garcia remains in critical condition after sustaining a neck fracture while taping for a television series in Tondo, Manila on June 8.

He is being supported by a ventilator and given medication to support his blood pressure at the Makati Medical Center.

READ: At 89, Eddie Garcia is still the most hardworking actor in the business

Meanwhile, Nadine Lustre was hailed as the best actress for "Never Not Love You," her movie with on-screen and real-life partner James Reid.

This year's "Lifetime Achievement Award" was given to veteran actress Gloria Sevilla.

"Buybust," a 2018 film starring actress and TV host Anne Curtis, was named as the best film.

Here's the full list of other winners:

Best Supporting Actor: Joel Lamangan (School Service)

Best Supporting Actress: Cherie Gil (Citizen Jake)

Best Director: Denise O'Hara (Mamang)

Best Documentary: Sa Palad ng Dantaong Kulang

Best Short Film: Shaira Advincula (Tembong)

Best Screenplay: Rody Vera (Signal Rock)

Best Cinematography: Neil Bion (BuyBust)

Best Production Design: Michael Espanol and Roma Regala (BuyBust)

Best Editing: May-i Guia Padilla (Tanabata's Wife)

Best Music: Malek Lopez and Erwin Romulo (BuyBust)

Best Sound: Malek Lopez and Erwin Romulo (Never Tear Us Apart)