ALL IN 2018: JoshLia

There's nothing more we could ask for Joshua and Julia's 2018 adventures

Kirsten Olaño
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Kirsten Olaño

12/19/2018 in News
ALL IN 2018: JoshLia

From big-screen successes to multiple awards, Julia Barretto and Joshua Garcia definitely had more than an extraordinary year. They have proven yet again that they are at the top of their game, giving us kilig and heartwarming moments that made us stan them even more.

And as we celebrate their journey, we compiled JoshLia's best moments this 2018, highlighting their solo travels, high-fashion magazine covers, star-studded movies and teleserye, and multiple awards both as a love team and as individual artists.

Who can forget their snowy yet warmth-filled Japan adventure in January? 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Joshua Garcia (@garciajoshuae) on

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Joshua Garcia (@garciajoshuae) on

 

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Their Antoinette Jadaone-helmed hit movie "Love You to the Stars and Back" released in 2017 scored them the Movie Love Team of the Year at the 34th PMPC Star Awards in February. 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Julia Barretto (@juliabarretto) on

 

JoshLia's Valentine is one for the books as Julia received a dream-like "not-so-surprise" dinner from her baba. Aww! 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Joshua Garcia (@garciajoshuae) on

 

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Following the intimate dinner date, JoshLia became the King and Queen of Ice as they showed us how ice skating dates should be done.

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Like last year's "Beauty and the Beast" birthday dance, Julia's 21st Mexican-themed birthday in March was filled with more sugary sweet moments as JoshLia danced to Ed Sheeran's "Perfect". 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Julia Barretto (@juliabarretto) on

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Joshua Garcia (@garciajoshuae) on

 

Can you still recall all her celebrity friends present in the event? 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Julia's birthday gifts continue to arrive as JoshLia has once again gained another milestone as "Love You to the Stars and Back" premiered at the Osaka Film Festival in March as the Philippines' representative. 

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Now on their second year as a tandem, JoshLia bagged their second award. They were named as the Most Popular Loveteam of Movies and TV by the Guillermo Mendoza Memorial Scholarship Foundation in May for their outstanding performance in "Love You to the Stars and Back". 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Julia Barretto (@juliabarretto) on

 

Meanwhile, before the premiere of their second Star Cinema romance-comedy film "I Love You, Hater" with Kris Aquino, the love team was announced to appear in Mikhail Red's zombie movie "BlockZ" together with Ian Veneracion, Maris Racal, Kiko Estrada, and more in 2019.

Ang galing! 

 

 

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JoshLia was able to mix business with pleasure during "ASAP" in Hawaii when Joshua posted an endearing photo of them with the caption, "Nau ko'u aloha (My love is yours)". 😍

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Joshua Garcia (@garciajoshuae) on

 

Top magazines also celebrated JoshLia's beauty and contributions to the industry. 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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A post shared by Julia Barretto (@juliabarretto) on

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Julia Barretto (@juliabarretto) on

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Julia Barretto (@juliabarretto) on

 

And on July 11, the premiere love team together with Kris Aquino were joined by their fellow celebrities at the nationwide screening of "I Love You, Hater" that received many appreciation posts online. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Indeed, JoshLia was blessed with awards this year as they won their third loveteam award at the 8th EdukCircle Awards as the Love Team of the Year and Joshua bagged the Best Actor award for "The Good Son" in September.

Following these achievements, JoshLia turned heads at the ABS-CBN Ball which was held in the same month. Before the ball, Joshua pulled off an epic surprise date for Julia which made us all cry in unison, "Sana kami rin!" 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Julia Barretto (@juliabarretto) on

 

Joshua received the best birthday gift from Julia on his 21st birthday in October. His beau posted a short video on Instagram containing sweet clips of them. But the most priceless gift he received was Julia's heart. Okay, edi kayo na!

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Julia Barretto (@juliabarretto) on

 

More blessings continue to arrive in Joshua's birthday month as he won the Best Drama Actor award at the 32nd PMPC Star Awards for TV for his role in the "The Good Son"

Julia showed her love and support for Joshua at his post-birthday party in November, about a month after his 21st birthday, organized by the fans 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Julia also offered a heartmelting message for Joshua at the #JoshuaGarciaCheersTo21Years birthday bash

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The universe is really on Joshua's side as he won his third award for his role in "The Good Son" and was named Actor of the Year.

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Joshua Garcia (@garciajoshuae) on

 

The last month of the year was still screaming "JoshLia!" as God continuously showered them with graces as Julia launched her IGTV series #JustJulia and got her own star on the German Moreno Walk of Fame.

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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A post shared by Julia Barretto (@juliabarretto) on

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Julia Barretto (@juliabarretto) on

 

Meanwhile, Joshua continued to prove his incredible acting abilities as he was awarded the Makabata Star Awardee at the Anak TV Seal Awards.

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Joshua Garcia (@garciajoshuae) on

 

Congratulations, JoshLia! Till next year! ❤️

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