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Philippines showbiz industry works hard to offer more gender-inclusive content
by MJ Marfori - January 15, 2022 - 12:00am
The new year is starting with a fresh slew of queer content.
After landing on DC Batman cover, Pinoy artist shares his recipe for success
by MJ Marfori - January 8, 2022 - 12:00am
Manix Abrera created the cover for Batman The Knight #1, which will be released this month. Manix, like any other artist, has very high regard for his craft. Even though Batman was his subject, he made it clear that...
MMFF 2021 shouldn’t be compared to pre-pandemic box-office returns
by MJ Marfori - January 1, 2022 - 12:00am
‘With the start of the New Year and with just one week to go for the MMFF to run, it would be awesome to reflect on the state of Philippine cinema. And instead of bashing the situation, it would be best to...
Escape with Emily in Paris
by MJ Marfori - December 25, 2021 - 12:00am
By now, most of you have seen the second season of Emily in Paris which dropped last Wednesday on Netflix.
Regal & Reality MM Studios pivot fast, expand to have talent arm partner
by MJ Marfori - December 18, 2021 - 12:00am
The pandemic may have caused a setback for the local showbiz industry but Regal Entertainment and Reality MM Studios just proved to be resilient as they recently sealed a partnership to create their very own talent...
Don’t Look Up cast to all: Trust science and the experts
by MJ Marfori - December 11, 2021 - 12:00am
The message of the movie is still absolutely important and it is to believe in the scientific community.
Politics takes a backseat for Alma Moreno
by MJ Marfori - December 4, 2021 - 12:00am
Alma Moreno might have some aloof bone in her body when it comes to granting intimate interviews, and we’re very happy to be one of the few journalists to corner her for a conversation on how she is doing at...
Angelina Jolie shares how much her kids love her in Eternals
by MJ Marfori - November 27, 2021 - 12:00am
‘My kids did like this film and the character is the most like me and I think that’s because they’ve seen me at my worst, they’ve seen me broken. They’ve seen me in pain and that is...
Miss Globe 2021 Maureen Montagne takes home crown for good
by MJ Marfori - November 20, 2021 - 12:00am
Not all winners get to keep their 3,000 euro crown with them after winning the Miss Globe title.
Ariella is latest beauty queen to turn bonafide drama actress
by MJ Marfori - November 13, 2021 - 12:00am
Gone are the days when beauty queens are cast as the leading lady in a sitcom or the damsel in distress.
Pinoys making waves abroad
by MJ Marfori - October 23, 2021 - 12:00am
Fortune favors the bold and hardworking! That is clearly the case of our kababayan Leo Consul, who is a lead star in Indonesia’s No. 1 soap opera, Terpaksa Menikahi (Forced Marriage).
Lunch Out Loud takes pride in its healthy, happy workspace
by MJ Marfori - October 16, 2021 - 12:00am
Many said they wouldn’t make it.
Randy plans to bring Sing Galing to the barangay level
by MJ Marfori - October 9, 2021 - 12:00am
Since its launch last April, Sing Galing which is dubbed as the Original Kantawanan ng Bayan has been consistently having an uptrend in its viewership. Just last October, according to AGB Nielsen, it registered at...
Is Viva mounting a JaDine replacement?
by MJ Marfori - September 25, 2021 - 12:00am
There is no shortage of local films this pandemic. Viva Entertainment’s streaming platform, Vivamax, just gave way for the old and the new stars to test their acting limits with all the creative stories and...
John Arcilla dreams to be 1st Pinoy superhero in Hollywood after Volpi Cup
by MJ Marfori - September 18, 2021 - 12:00am
Still on a high from his groundbreaking win, we had quite a lengthy chat with the 78th Venice International Film Festival Best Actor John Arcilla, who was celebrating in the confines of his hotel room in Ilocos during...
Julia Barretto’s mental game amid issues thrown her way
by MJ Marfori - September 11, 2021 - 12:00am
Fresh, beautiful and all smiles.
Celebs fleeing the metro for a more peaceful life
by MJ Marfori - September 4, 2021 - 12:00am
The hustle and bustle is now definitely out of trend, especially when it comes to the preference of most celebrities. In recent years, we have seen the exodus of showbiz personalities from Metro Manila, and the list...
Janno on professionalism, being 2nd choice & giving back to fans
by MJ Marfori - August 28, 2021 - 12:00am
Unlike his Instagram handle @jannolategibbs, Janno Gibbs is quite the opposite nowadays. He was on the dot for our 6 p.m. interview via Zoom for his new movie 69+1 and was more than generous to share his two cents...
Netflix beefs up content for children
by MJ Marfori - August 7, 2021 - 12:00am
Enhanced Community Quarantine Season 3 is in full swing and people are always trying to find new activities to get by while staying safe at home.
Sharon, Marco lead a new wave of Pinoy film storytelling
by MJ Marfori - July 31, 2021 - 12:00am
Independent movies are no longer the go-to avenues to show us what happens in the real world and how things work in relationships nowadays.
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