Cebu Entertainment Archive

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Sollaire Suba Rallos. Photo by SYDNEY DYGUANI
In Focus: Binibining Naga City

For this graduating English major, beauty queen aspirants who can’t express themselves fluently in the Queen’s language should not be flogged with merciless insults.

October 16, 2017 - 12:00am
Movie Review: A too timely story Can an inspirational movie also be a drag?

That’s the distinct feeling one can’t shake walking out of “Battle of the Sexes,” a fictionalized rendering of the 1973 tennis match between 29-year-old Billie Jean King and 55-year-old hustler Bobby Riggs and the circumstances surrounding it.

October 15, 2017 - 12:00am
Matthias Rhoads Photo by Joy Torrejos
Newcomer strikes primetime jackpot

You’ve probably seen Matthias Rhoads. He was after all, in one of the viral Jollibee ads that took social media by storm.

By Karla Rule October 14, 2017 - 12:00am
Shaira Belamia, 22 Photo by Yasunari Ramon Taguchi 
In focus: Binibining Moalboal

As a Grade School Guidance Counselor at Saint Louis College-Cebu, Shaira says she has the power to understand people. In her current undertaking as a Binibining Cebu candidate, she is able to understand the diversity of Cebu and her fellow finalists.

October 14, 2017 - 12:00am
Warlyn Igot Gallaza, 26 Photo by Yasunari Ramon Taguchi
In focus: Binibining Cebu City South

The eldest among the 54 Binibining Cebu candidates at 26 years old, Warlyn sees her “Ate” status as an opportunity to “learn new things from the young ones.” More than her age a liability amongst upstarts, she deems her entry as proof how it is never too late to take a stab at one’s dream.

October 14, 2017 - 12:00am
Jaqueline Pedotti, 24
In focus: Binibining Talisay City

This Psychology major from Cebu Doctors’ University thinks her degree comes in handy in pageantry.

October 13, 2017 - 12:00am
Lersly Ann Gonza, 21
In focus: Binibining Boljoon

It all looks glamorous on stage and on paper, but the sacrifice it entails in taking part in a grand beauty pageant and meeting other obligations is nothing to sneeze at.

October 13, 2017 - 12:00am
Rico Barrera, Aiko Melendez, Polo Ravales, Nathalie Hart and James Robert of the OFW film “Balatkayo”
A different kind of OFW film

The indie film “Balatkayo” from BG Productions International had a very successful premiere night held at SM Megamall Cinema 2 last Tuesday, October 10. It was attended by lead actress Aiko Melendez and her co-stars Polo Ravales, James Robert, Rico Barrera and Nathalie Hart.

STAR CIRCUIT By Ricky Calderon October 13, 2017 - 12:00am
Socrates Saldua of Cebu Caritas Inc., singer Jed Madela and “ The Voice Kids Philippines” finalist Jolianne Salvado of Cebu talk about their November 17 dinner concert at the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino dubbed “La Voce,” a benefit show for Caritas Cebu Inc.  Photo by Kristine Joyce Campaña
A dinner concert with Jed Madela

Jed Madela returns with his second major show in Cebu through “La Voce,” a dinner concert featuring the renowned singer’s renditions of well-loved tracks ranging from pop songs to impassioned ballads to heart-stirring classics.

By Karla Rule October 12, 2017 - 12:00am
“The Barker” lead stars Empoy Marquez and Shy Carlos with their director Dennis Padilla
Dennis Padilla debuts as director

Dennis Padilla feels his daughter Julia Barretto and her screen partner Joshua Garcia are now an item.

STAR CIRCUIT By Ricky Calderon October 11, 2017 - 12:00am