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                    [Title] => An events place  with a starry history
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On this sprawling lot where groomed many of today’s big stars, some of them have retired, some are gone, have settled down abroad and some still very ative

[DatePublished] => 2014-07-23 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 134227 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1697794 [AuthorName] => Ricky Lo [SectionName] => Entertainment [SectionUrl] => entertainment [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/entertainment/20140723/sampaguita-gardes-1.jpg ) [1] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1317567 [Title] => Ramil dies happy, 72 [Summary] =>

Members of the Balik-Samahan, this might be the last time we will all gather together with our Bro. Ramil Rodriguez on Thursday, May 1, at 5 p.m. for a merienda cena (pot luck). He was asking when is our next Samahan gathering. Let’s get together to make Ramil’s dream come true.

[DatePublished] => 2014-04-30 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 134227 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1697794 [AuthorName] => Ricky Lo [SectionName] => Entertainment [SectionUrl] => entertainment [URL] => http://i1280.photobucket.com/albums/a497/ph1lstarcom/ent1_zps99ac41df.jpg ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 815641 [Title] => The biggest musical show of '63 [Summary] =>

Susan Roces topbilled VP Pictures’ Ako’y Ibigin Mo, Dalagang Matapang, billed as ‘the biggest musical show of 1963.’ Susan toots the trombone, while Jose Mari strums the guitar along with co-star Bert Leroy Jr.

[DatePublished] => 2012-06-10 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 135392 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Entertainment [SectionUrl] => entertainment [URL] => ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 646178 [Title] => Dindo, Gina & Bert: 3 Stars '66 in 1 film [Summary] =>

Bert Leroy Jr. (photo) shares stellar billing with two fellow Stars ’66 in the Sampaguita movie Dalawang Mukha ng Anghel.

[DatePublished] => 2011-01-09 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1247126 [AuthorName] => Danny Dolor [SectionName] => Entertainment [SectionUrl] => entertainment [URL] => ) [4] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 623678 [Title] => Eddie & friends aboard Arcadia [Summary] =>

This photo, circa the ’60s, was sent to Remember When?

[DatePublished] => 2010-10-25 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1247126 [AuthorName] => Danny Dolor [SectionName] => Entertainment [SectionUrl] => entertainment [URL] => ) [5] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 539169 [Title] => Ricky, Rose & Pepito: Young love triangle [Summary] =>

In the late ’60s, Sampaguita and its sister company VP Pictures, regularly churned out light romantic comedies topbilled by the young love triangle of Ricky Belmonte, Rosemarie Sonora and Pepito Rodriguez. One of them is VP Pictures’ Ikaw Ay Akin, Ako Ay sa Iyo.

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Rosemarie Sonora was launched to stardom in 1966 along with nine other newcomers. They were Gina Pareño, Loretta Marquez, Blanca Gomez, Shirley Moreno, Dindo Fernando, Bert Leroy Jr., Edgar Salcedo, and others Ramil and Pepito Rodriguez. They were called, well, Stars '66.

Rose and Pepito were built up as a loveteam, gaining a big following. But another actor who came a few years later, Ricky Belmonte, became an even more popular partner--on and offcam. Unfortunately, showbiz marriages don't always end up happily. [DatePublished] => 2000-01-23 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Entertainment [SectionUrl] => entertainment [URL] => ) ) )

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