Entertainment

7th Eddys to pay tribute to Carlo Caparas, Lito Lapid, 4 other movie icons

The Society of Philippine Entertainment Editors (SPEEd) is celebrating the seventh edition of the annual Eddys (Entertainment Editors’ Choice), a film award show happening on July 7 at the Ceremonial Hall of the Marriott Grand Ballroom in Pasay City. The…

Veteran director, comics king, Pangasinan icon Carlo J. Caparas dies, 80

Veteran director and comic strip creator Carlo J. Caparas, who was best known for putting life into iconic Filipino superheroes and comic book characters, has died, his family announced Saturday night. He was 80 years old. Caparas’ daughter, Peach Caparas,…

Kathryn Bernardo wins FAMAS Best Actress award; Alfred Vargas, Piolo Pascual share Best Actor trophy

Kapamilya actress Kathryn Bernardo bagged the best actress award at the recently concluded Filipino Academy of Movie Arts and Sciences (FAMAS) Awards 2024 held at the Manila Hotel. With her performance in “A Very Good Girl,”Kathryn won over Maricel Soriano…

Las Vegas-type hotel-casino resort opens in QC; PBBM leads inauguration; Belmonte bans officials, employees

By Claire Morales True, Managing Editor QUEZON CITY – Yes, Quezon City now has its Las Vegas-type hotel-casino-resort complex north of Manila. After reckoning for years with the oppositors, including the Church, the Quezon City government finally gave the go-signal…

Kathryn-Alden movie sequel ‘Hello, Love, Again’ readied, seen to boost ABS-CBN, GMA earnings in 2024

By Isagani de Castro Jr., Rappler  Good news for shareholders of GMA Network Corporation and ABS-CBN Corporation.  A new movie project that may beat Rewind, the Philippines’ current highest grossing film, was formally announced on Sunday, May 19.  Star Cinema and GMA Pictures,…

Bulacan’s Chelsea Manalo, a FilAm, crowned  Miss Universe 2024 

Chelsea Manalo of Bulacan is Miss Universe Philippines 2024! Manalo, whose father is an Americafn, bested 52 other candidates during the much-awaited coronation night held at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City on May 22. Amid a strong live and…

Piolo Pascual scores another best actor win for ‘Mallari, ‘ film set on Netflix

Actor Piolo Pascual won the Film Actor of the Year award for his performance in “Mallari” at the recent Box Office Entertainment Awards of the Guillermo Mendoza Memorial Scholarship Foundation (GMMSF), Inc. “Mallari”, an official entry to the 2023 Metro…

GREAT OAK AND DINING

NAG-HAHANAP KA BA NG FINE DINING EXPERIENCE HABANG NASACASINO/RESORT? ANG BAGONG GREAT OAK STEAKHOUSE AY MULING NAG-BUKAS NA MAS ELEGANTE AT MAY PRESYONG BABALIKAN MO Private dining area sa The Great Oak Steakhouse. Prime steaks. Caviar. Wagyu beef. Lobster. Ito…

Miss Universe R’Bonney Gabriel goes to Divisoria, Sultan Kudarat, makes waves again in long PHL visit

By Jennifer T. Santos The first and only Filipino American Miss Universe title holder R’Bonney Gabriel is back in the Philippines! And she’s staying for weeks making waves again in the native land of her Filipino father. She was here…

After radio return in July, ABS-CBN shows back on Channel 2 via Villar’s AMBS

By  Jennifer T. Santos and Jennifer T. Santos ABS-CBN may yet be back on its strong feet and luster again as a premier television, radio and broadcast network. This as the once mighty network which lost its Congressional franchise during…