It's Showtime Kalokalike grand finals happened Saturday, June 1 in the most awaited Kalokalike Ultimate Showdown. Nineteen celebrity look-alike battled for the title of the Ultimate Kalokalike.
The kalokalike of Christopher de Leon, Jonathan Garcia was hailed as the grand finals winner of It's Showtime Kalokalike receiving P300,000 and the title of 'Ultimate Kalokalike.' The first runner-up, Jinkee Pacquiao kalokalike and second runner-up Julia Montes kalokalike, received P200,000 and P100,000, respectively.
Rounding up the top 5 finalists were Joey de Leon and Adele kalokalikes who each received P50,000.
Five special awards were also given, each winner bringing home P20,000. Kumarir Award went to the most improved kalokalike, Julia Montes. Trending Award went to the online star who is always trending in the web, Justin Bieber kalokalike Cliff Hogan. The BFF Award which was voted off by the 19 finalists and the Picture Frame Award determined by It's Showtime hosts went to Christopher de Leon kalokalike.
Meanwhile, Vice Ganda kalokalike Jay Failanga took home the Texters’ Choice Award which was given to the Kalokalike who garnered the highest number of text votes from viewers.
The It's Showtime stage was graced by the Kalokalikes of Adele, Angel Locsin, Christopher de Leon, Coco Martin, Dingdong Dantes, Jay Contreras, Jinkee Pacquiao, Jhong Hilario, Joey de Leon, John Estrada, Joross Gamboa, Julia Montes, Justin Bieber, Kim Chiu, Kobe Bryant, Manny Pacquiao, Robin Padilla, Vice Ganda, and Wally Bayola.
The hashtag #UltimateKalokalike became the number 1 trending topic both worldwide and in the Philippines. Several other terms related to the It's Showtime ultimate kalokalike showdown such as the names of the celebrities being impersonated by the kalokalikes also flooded Twitter's trending topics.