Cebu Entertainment Archive

Title Column\Author Date Published
Allen Dizon
Allen Dizon does it again

Ralston Jover’s film “Bomba” won two acting citations at the 33rd Warsaw International Film Festival.

STAR CIRCUIT By Ricky Calderon October 25, 2017 - 12:00am
Aces and Queens founder and head of Mercator Artist and Model Management Jonas Gaffud launches his book “The Crown: Your Essential Guide to Becoming a Beauty Queen” at the 21st Gold Hall of Golden Peak Hotel and Suites before leading a panel that screened ladies from the Visayas for the pageant camp’s 2018 Batch of trainees.  PHOTOS COURTESY OF BOOMBOX PHILIPPINES
Inside Aces and Queens’ first Visayas screening

Beauties from the Queen City of the South had a taste of what’s it like to be scrutinized by premiere pageant camp Aces and Queens.

By Karla Rule October 23, 2017 - 12:00am
Marie Khris Rios. Photo by YASUNARI RAMON TAGUCHI
In Focus: Binibining Consolacion

She was no stranger to school pageants during her elementary and high school years, so joining her town’s grandest beauty search would have been a breeze.

October 23, 2017 - 12:00am
Binibining Pilipinas International 2017 Mariel de Leon, Reina Hispanoamericana Filipinas 2017 Winwyn Marquez and Binibining Pilipinas Intercontinental 2017 Katarina Rodriguez grace the book launch of their Aces and Queens mentor Jonas Gaffud at the Golden Peak Hotel and Suites. The launch of the queenmaker’s “The Crown: Your Essential Guide to Becoming a Beauty Queen” was followed by the first ever Visayas screening of the country’s premiere beauty camp. Photo courtesy of BOOMBOX PHILIPPINES
Wyn, Mariel, Katarina: Grace under pressure

It’s pageant season all over the world once again and our Pinay queens are one by one being sent off to begin their international missions.

By Karla Rule October 22, 2017 - 12:00am
Ed Lyka Glice Galeos
In focus: Binibining Compostela

A fourth year Entrepreneurship major at the University of San Carlos, Lyka believes her academic background is an edge in her quest for the Binibining Cebu crown because “in the same way that we plan, produce and promote local products, I promote the beauty of my municipality and the best version of me.”

October 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Charissa Claire Tabar, 19 Photo by Yasunari Ramon Taguchi
In focus: Binibining Barili

One of the facially stunning candidates of Binibining Cebu, Claire says her mission to win the maiden crown is not just for her own sake. It is also for her family and mentors, but most especially for her hometown of Barili.

October 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Kim Chiu and Matteo Guidicelli reunite in the upcoming horror film "The Ghost Bride" directed by Chito Roño
Kim Chiu’s relative was a ghost bride in real life

When director Chito Roño makes a movie, it is always a cause for celebration. Direk Chito is known for making thought-provoking and relevant movies that is certain to leave its mark on moviegoers.

STAR CIRCUIT By Ricky Calderon October 20, 2017 - 12:00am
Alessandra De Rossi
Success hasn’t changed Alessandra

Alessandra de Rossi’s film “Kita Kita” with Empoy Marquez may have grossed more than P320 million, but the success didn’t change the actress one bit.

STAR CIRCUIT By Ricky Calderon October 18, 2017 - 12:00am
Apriel Smith, 21
In focus: Binibining Badian

We’re thinking this crowd darling is just pulling our leg when she confides to still getting nervous on stage.

October 17, 2017 - 12:00am
John Ford Coley. Photos by JOY TORREJOS
No slowing down for John Ford Coley

When American singer John Ford Coley was approached to do a mall tour in the Philippines, he said no at first. Having done concerts across the globe, it was something uncommon for him to perform in intimate sets at malls decades later.

By Karla Rule and Joy Torrejos October 16, 2017 - 12:00am