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An iconic celebration of love for music
by Jerry Donato - October 17, 2019 - 12:00am
There’s no sing-off nor vocal showdown happening when Regine Velasquez and Sharon Cuneta topbill their Iconic show on Oct. 18 and 19 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
JakBie: Happy couple on & off screen
by Jerry Donato - October 12, 2019 - 12:00am
Barbie Forteza and Jak Roberto are a happy couple and a happy onscreen tandem. This is shown in their GMA 7’s Wagas Presents Wait Lang… Is this Love? rom-com weekday series. They debunk the notion that...
Arra plays ‘modern’ madrasta
by Jerry Donato - October 6, 2019 - 12:00am
There are so many approaches in Bova (acting). It’s not even technical that one is compelled to follow every rule, every step,” said Arra San Agustin of the workshops she and fellow Kapuso stars attended...
A slice of seafarers’ life
by Jerry Donato - September 30, 2019 - 12:00am
A slice of life is what small-screen narratives present viewers.
Super Tekla to comedy born
by Jerry Donato - September 27, 2019 - 12:00am
“It was challenging because there were restrictions, may mga bawal at merong pwede (na gawin).”
Search for new The Clash winner is on
by Jerry Donato - September 20, 2019 - 12:00am
Lani Misalucha, Christian Bautista and Ai-Ai delas Alas are back to The Clash’s second season as its judges. As a wont, the seasoned singer-performers will pluck the best — the last one standing —...
Megan beauty personified
by Jerry Donato - September 17, 2019 - 12:00am
Megan Young is beauty personified in spite of her hectic schedule these days. The GMA 7 actress is full of energy and enthusiasm. This is Megan that the select members of media met recently in a Cosmo Skin event...
Circa pays tribute to Adolf’s film muse
by Jerry Donato - September 13, 2019 - 12:00am
It’s different but it seems like my continuing tribute to Anita Linda,” said director Adolf Alix Jr. of Circa: One Hundred Years of Memories, an official entry to this year’s Pista ng Pelikulang...
Acting is it for Jon Lucas this time
by Jerry Donato - September 9, 2019 - 12:00am
Many thought that dancing was Jon Lucas’ ticket to local tinseltown. In fact, acting paved the way for him.
Daytime drama on modern Pinoy family
by Jerry Donato - September 6, 2019 - 12:00am
Drama treats viewers to a roller-coaster ride of emotions. It also reminds them about the complexities of relationships and retools them through the values embedded in the narrative.
Yasmien Kurdi, Gabbi Garcia break the glass ceiling
by Jerry Donato - September 3, 2019 - 12:00am
Yasmien Kurdi and Gabbi Garcia, along with Bea Binene, are women in love in the GMA Telebabad drama-action series Beautiful Justice.
RitKen continues tandem in millennial fairy tale
by Jerry Donato - August 26, 2019 - 12:00am
Rita Daniela and Ken Chan, also known as RitKen, were among the Kapuso stars who graced the recent Kapuso Mall Show in Davao City.
Is Gabby amenable to a reunion movie with Sharon?
by Jerry Donato - August 24, 2019 - 12:00am
The Gabby Concepcion and Sharon Cuneta loveteam is one for the books. Even if the two movie stars have their own families, many still anticipate for their reunion on the big screen.
3rd Avenue’s journey
by Jerry Donato - August 23, 2019 - 12:00am
“We wanted to be recording artists. We wanted to come up with our own album of all original songs,” Paolo Ledesma, vocalist of 3rd Avenue, looked back on the group’s start-up days and dreams in...
Jillian Ward is a big girl now
by Jerry Donato - August 17, 2019 - 12:00am
Hers is the story of starting early in show business and loving it eventually.
Marco takes showbiz career slowly but surely
by Jerry Donato - August 7, 2019 - 12:00am
Marco Gumabao is a dreamboat with acting chops. His roles in Los Bastardos, Para Sa Broken Hearted, Aurora and the upcoming Just A Stranger all point out to his ability to become a bida, kontrabida or both (bid...
Lee Sung Kyung grateful to Pinoy fans
by Jerry Donato - July 31, 2019 - 12:00am
Testament to the strong Korean wave in recent Pinoy popular culture is a number of K-Pop acts and artists who have mounted their shows in the country.
A gothic drama for Kapamilya
by Jerry Donato - July 29, 2019 - 12:00am
“Gothic drama” was how director Dado Lumibao framed the genre of the upcoming Kapamilya series, The Killer Bride, in a brief interview with The STAR. “It’s not horror horror but (it has) the...
Martin is doing a Sinatra again
by Jerry Donato - July 26, 2019 - 12:00am
Martin Nievera is doing a Frank Sinatra again as he has been tapped as the brand ambassador of Solaire for another two years. You know, the Ol’ Blue Eyes was the face and voice of casinos in America, as Martin...
Tembong: A tale of design & identity
by Jerry Donato - July 17, 2019 - 12:00am
Dreams signify unconscious wishes and desires, says RD, my psychologist friend.
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