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‘Life is a gift’: Sarah G delivers moving message at ASEAN-Japan music festival

Geronimo used her appearance at the virtual ASEAN-Japan Music Festival to encourage the public to celebrate life and remain hopeful amid a pandemic. → Read More

Delay helped improve DonBelle chemistry on ‘He’s Into Her’, director Chad Vidanes says

The delay in filming of the much anticipated series “He’s Into Her” turned out to be a blessing for director Chad Vidanes as it allowed the lead actors of the show, Donny Pangilinan and Belle Mariano, to work on their connection. → Read More

‘Sana mabawasan ’yun’: Andrea Brillantes, Francine Diaz weigh in on cancel culture

Brillantes and Diaz will topbill the series “Click, Like, Share” along with Seth Fedelin and Kyle Echarri. → Read More

Maymay, Edward apologize to each other after 'misunderstandings, rumors'

“Gusto ko rin humingi ng pasensya sa 'yo kung hindi enough yung bilang isang kaibigan, paano kita poprotektahan.' → Read More

‘21kg yun pakpak, mars’: MJ Lastimosa defends Rabiya Mateo on national costume

Former Miss Universe Philippines MJ Lastimosa was quick to defend Philippine candidate Rabiya Mateo amid criticisms over the latter’s national costume, explaining how heavy the outfit was. → Read More

This 'newbie' impressed Cory Vidanes to get role in 'Almost Paradise'

Coming into the audition without any experience in acting, Samantha Richelle had nothing but hope to secure the role of detective Kai Mendoza in the crime-drama series “Almost Paradise.” → Read More

‘Sino ba naman ako?’: Rabiya Mateo overwhelmed by support from Miss Universe fans

“Paano ko ba ito masusuklian? Sino ba naman ako?” → Read More

After joining LuponWXC, Paulo Avelino out to prove there is future in esports

Actor and casual gamer Paulo Avelino has seen good opportunities to build a career in gaming, debunking beliefs that there is no future in esport. → Read More

'It’s heavy': Rabiya Mateo gives clues about national costume for Miss Universe

With a day left before the national costume competition, Philippine bet Rabiya Mateo gave a few clues about her outfit for the said segment of the Miss Universe pageant in Hollywood, Florida. → Read More

'Ginalingan ko talaga': Rabiya Mateo hints where she will be in Miss Universe dance prod

'Parang sa classroom na may bida-bida, parang ako 'yun.' → Read More

Gaming or acting? Paulo Avelino weighs in as he ventures into esports company

As he took his passion for gaming a step higher by venturing into an esports streaming company, Paulo Avelino believes there is a similarity between the gaming community and showbiz. → Read More

Former winners lead all-women Miss Universe selection committee

Miss Universe on Wednesday announced the eight all-women members of the selection committee of this year’s competition, bannered by two former titleholders. → Read More

‘Never akong na-offend’: Jolina thankful to the creator of viral ‘Jolegend Slaydangal’

Actress and host Jolina Magdangal has nothing but kind words for the young creator of the Jolegend Slaydangal page which became an instant hit on social media. → Read More

Prince William, Kate Middleton put up YouTube channel; netizens drop funny content ideas

Netizens dropped hilarious content suggestions for the YouTube channel, ranging from pulling pranks on other royal family members to doing a mukbang challenge. → Read More

IATF approves PH hosting of FIBA Asia Cup qualifiers in Clark

The government has given the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas the green light to host the third window of the FIBA Asia Cup qualifiers in Clark, Pampanga in June. → Read More

‘Andito kami para sa’yo’: Kapamilya stars mark 1 year since ABS-CBN shutdown

Several Kapamilya stars took to social media to recount the harrowing experience of witnessing ABS-CBN going off air after the government issued a cease and desist order against the network exactly a year ago. → Read More

Belle Mariano values patience in showbiz as she lands her first lead role on ‘He’s Into Her’

Actress Belle Mariano agreed on the importance of patience in her career which was one of the factors, alongside passion in acting, that propelled her to her first-ever lead role in a series. → Read More

‘YFSF’: iDolls receive standing ovation after excellent copy of ‘That's What Friends Are For’

The trio of Lucas Garcia, Matty Juniosa, and Enzo Almario, known as iDolls, delivered an impeccable impersonation of iconic singers Elton John, Dionne Warwick, and Stevie Wonder, enough to receive a stand ovation from the juries of “Your Face Sounds Familiar.” → Read More

Can Rabiya Mateo win Miss Universe? Gloria Diaz weighs in

As Miss Universe fever heats up, the first Filipina to win the crown, Gloria Diaz, could not evade questions about Rabiya Mateo’s chances of winning the international competition. → Read More

Volleyball: Aby Maraño felt 'safe' at PNVF tryouts amid concerns on health protocols

Former national team captain and UAAP MVP Aby Maraño is delighted to play volleyball anew amid the pandemic during the tryout set by the Philippine National Volleyball Federation in Subic on Wednesday. → Read More