Cebu Entertainment Archive

Title Column\Author Date Published
Regine Velasquez-Alcasid
Songbird struggles, but prefers her voice now

She’s probably done countless concerts in a career that has spanned 31 years. But Asia’s Songbird Ms. Regine Velasquez still gets the jitters whenever she has a forthcoming show like “R 3.0” which will be held on October 21 and 22 at the Mall of Asia Arena.

STAR CIRCUIT By Ricky Calderon October 6, 2017 - 12:00am
Jalane Chrissia Rivera, 18
In Focus: Binibining--Sogod

When Jalane was hailed Miss Sogod Tourism 2016, it didn’t occur to her that she might be representing the town of Sogod in a province-wide pageant.

By Karla Rule October 5, 2017 - 12:00am
Blessed Migallen
In focus: Binibining-- Balamban

Blessed is a Binibining Balamban 2016 title-holder and has joined other pageants, but she’s never set foot on a stage as grand as the first ever Binibining Cebu.

By Karla Rule October 5, 2017 - 12:00am
Megan Deen Campbell, 19
In focus: Binibining--Ronda

She’s a radio personality and an events host so it shouldn’t be a wonder how Megan mustered up the guts to join the grandest beauty pageant in Cebu.

By Karla Rule October 5, 2017 - 12:00am
Aiko Melendez and Ara Mina
No more rift between Aiko & Ara

Aiko Melendez and Ara Mina finally smoking the peace pipe was genuine.

STAR CIRCUIT By Ricky Calderon October 4, 2017 - 12:00am
Emilio Perez, Maria Fabiana and Tanner Mata Photo by Yasunari Ramon Taguchi
The new cool squad

A brand new squad of youth ambassadors helped launch retail brand Penshoppe’s new look at the second level of Ayala Center Cebu.

By Karla Rule October 3, 2017 - 12:00am
Binibining Cebu Swimsuit Competition Sizzling, sultry in SOLTI

After exuding grace and elegance in their Philippine Terno, the 54 Binibining Cebu candidates displayed their sultry and playful sides in their second pre-pageant event: The Swimsuit Competition held Saturday, September 28, at the Grand Convention Center.

By Vanessa Balbuena October 2, 2017 - 12:00am
MERGE, Cebu KPop Star 2017 champion INOX, Cebu KPop Star 2017 second runner-up. Photos by KRISTINE JOYCE CAMPAÑA
The Cebu Kpop Star 2017 winners

When Consul General of the Korean Consulate Office in Cebu, Oh Sung-yong talked about Cebuano KPop enthusiasts, he said the cheers he heard on audition day were still ringing in his ears and he was delighted that Filipinos appreciate Korean culture.

By Karla Rule October 2, 2017 - 12:00am
Piolo Pascual. Photo by KRISTINE JOYCE CAMPAÑA
Piolo to produce film by Victor Villanueva

CEBU, Philippines — The future is looking bright for Philippine Cinema: More and more filmmakers are coming out of their shells, storytellers faring out into the open, drawing boards in their heads, and pure intentions in their hearts.

What’s interesting is more and more producers and film studios are eyeing the potential of unconventional material. The sleeper hits they churn out are encouraging other creatives to step forward.

By Karla Rule October 1, 2017 - 12:00am
Tom Cruise and Doug Liman reteam for this dark comedy-thriller about pilot Barry Seal, who worked for both the CIA and the Colombian cartel in the 1980s.
A new, but the same, Tom Cruise

There are basically two kinds of Tom Cruise performances, and both can look pretty similar on the surface. Each likes sunglasses, going fast and smiling big.

October 1, 2017 - 12:00am