Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) 2016 Ambassadress Mocha Uson explains that boycotting the festival because of her will only hurt the actors, actresses, producers, directors etc. The boycott won’t hurt her, President Duterte or the MMDA

On December 21, Uson appeared in Malacañang to announce that she will help promote MMFF through social media. Uson has over 4 million Facebook followers.

#boycottMMFF and #MochangTanga were used online to protest her participation to following the announcement of her role as an ambassadress.