Blessed is an understatement to describe how 2016 went for Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla.
They started gaining an international following, graced multiple magazine covers, and topbilled a film that showed their serious skills as actors.
Look back at how KathNiel conquered all these milestones together in 2016:
KathNiel graces the Face of the Year Awards gala in Vietnam
Kathryn and Daniel flew all the way to Vietnam to personally receive their Best Foreign Actor and Actress awards at the Face of the Year Awards following the success of their series "Got To Believe" that made waves in the Southeast Asian nation.
The two were also featured in a local Vietnamese newspaper as they officially gained a massive following in the country.
Kathryn releases her book "Everyday Kath"
Kathryn marked her 20th birthday by releasing her very own book "Everyday Kath: 365 Ways to be a Teen Queen." The book is filled with Kathryn's lessons on style, beauty, and love, all of which are from her experiences during her teenage years.
KathNiel topbills "Barcelona: A Love Untold"
Who can ever forget KathNiel's movie with the legendary Olivia "Inang" Lamasan? The romantic drama showed us a different side of Kathryn and Daniel we've never seen before, as well as their first iconic on-screen kiss that truly drove the fans crazy!
KathNiel stuns at the Star Magic Ball 2016
Kathryn broke her white gown streak when she and Daniel came in matching all-black outfits for the Star Magic Ball 2016.
KathNiel invades Latin America
The KathNiel fever reached Latin America as the 2015 remake of "Pangako Sa 'Yo" premiered in Peru.
Titled "La Promesa," the Spanish-dubbed series aired on PanAmericana, the leading television station in Peru.
KathNiel graces 9 covers for MEGA's 25th anniversary
In celebration of MEGA magazine's 25th anniversary, the two were tapped to grace the cover of their anniversary issue, which was shot in breathtaking Iceland. MEGA released a total of nine covers, showcasing the beauty of KathNiel and the European country.
Daniel releases compilation album "DJ Greatest Hits"
While Daniel took a break in making music for the year, Star Records released a special compilation album that featured 18 of his greatest hits from his previous albums.
Expect more KathNiel kilig features as we get closer to their 10th anniversary as a love team!
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See more of KathNiel's previous years here:
KATHNIEL DECADE: 2011 with Kathryn and Daniel
KATHNIEL DECADE: 2012 with Kathryn and Daniel
KATHNIEL DECADE: 2013 with Kathryn and Daniel
KATHNIEL DECADE: 2014 with Kathryn and Daniel
KATHNIEL DECADE: 2015 with Kathryn and Daniel