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Nadine Lustre and Eddie Garcia Win Best Actress and Actor Award for Gawad Urian 2019

Nadine Lustre and Eddie Garcia are among this year’s big winners at the 42nd Gawad Urian Awards Night, taking home the awards for Best Actress and Best Actor respectively. Lustre, fresh from her win at the FAMAS Awards, received her second Best Actress title for the movie Never Not Love You directed by Antoinette Jadaone. Although she was […]

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LOOK: This Man Built an Iron Man Suit that Can Fly!

I’m not gonna lie that I badly wanted to live the life of my favorite superheroes when I was a kid. Who doesn’t? Imagine driving a Batmobile or wielding Mjölnir. That’s the ultimate dream of many superhero fans. If Iron Man is your favorite Avenger, then you’ll be excited to know that there exists a […]

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Jake Cuenca, Kris Bernal, and Katrina Halili Star in an Action-Drama Film About War on Drugs

Words by Meldrick Tin Bell Films, a film outlet making a comeback after over 23 years, has released a new film. KontrAdiksyon, starring Jake Cuenca, Kris Bernal, and Katrina Halili, is an action-packed movie tackling the issue on the war on drugs. ALSO READ: More Than Just A Love Story: 8 Local Romantic Indie Films that Tackle […]

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Is Alessandra De Rossi Dating Director Rico Gutierrez?

Kita Kita actress Alessandra De Rossi and GMA 7 Director Rico Gutierrez are the latest celebrity pair rumored to be involved in a romantic relationship after fans and followers have noticed their recent Instagram exchanges. Rico, who is the man behind popular GMA 7 shows, including  The Boobay and Tekla Show, Lip Sync Battle Philippines, Survivor Philippines, Kap’s […]

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Binibining Pilipinas International 2019 Patch Magtanong Hopes To Be “A Voice For The Voiceless”

Bea Patricia “Patch” Magtanong recently claimed two monumental achievements: passing the 2018 bar exam and winning the Binibining Pilipinas International crown. In fact, it was only days after she was crowned that the newest batch of bar passers took their oaths as lawyers at the Philippine International Convention Center. (‘With hard work comes success,’ says Miss […]

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Kris Aquino Did NOT Erase Her Social Media Accounts. But She Might Just Make a Horror Movie Comeback

Kris Aquino gave many of her fans a scare after she temporarily deactivated her social media accounts which led many to believe she had deleted them all. However, Kris is now back with an explanation and a surprise announcement. Kris posted on Instagram a slideshow of posters from a number of Filipino horror flicks she […]

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Black Panther Star Writes Book to Teach People ‘To Love The Skin They Are In’

If you have seen Black Panther, which I suspect you have, then you’d know about the lead actress Nakia or in real life, Lupita Nyong’o. Disney/Marvel’s Black Panther is set in a fictional African country called Wakanda. The country, however, showcases the truly rich and diverse part of African culture that is inspired by actual existing African […]

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No More Bad Blood: Taylor Swift and Katy Perry End Feud with Baked Goods

Will we be expecting mad love? Apparently, after years of feuding with each other, Taylor Swift and Katy Perry have finally and officially made up. Katy recently posted a photo on her official Instagram that showed a plate of cookies with “peace at last” written on it in icing. She topped off the post by […]

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Drew and Iya Appeal to Fans to Respect the Personal Space of their Kids in Public

It’s no secret that celeb couple Drew Arellano and Iya Villania’s kids Primo and Leon have a huge fanbase who would gush over the cutest things the two are caught doing on camera. Although Drew and Iya don’t necessarily have a problem with it, they draw the line when out with their kids in public. […]

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The Rising of the Shield Hero: A Different Kind of Isekai

As far as isekai go, there is a common pattern.  A person gets transported to another world. This person becomes the messiah to save the world.  The character is all powerful with skills not available to the new world’s inhabitants. He knows his role and can do it well. He is revered by the inhabitants […]

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Catriona Gray Defends Her Support for the LGBTQ+ Community

Catriona Gray was unafraid to voice out her opinion on supporting the LGBTQ+ community in response to criticism regarding her “compromising” her religion for it. In a recent Instagram post, Catriona greeted everyone a “Happy Pride” which sparked questions from netizens regarding her support for the community. View this post on Instagram A post shared […]

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The Long Wait is Almost Over: Lorde is Releasing a New Album Soon!

It’s been two years since Lorde released her well-loved album Melodrama and she celebrated the anniversary with a written reflection and a highly-anticipated announcement. The “Supercut” singer took to Instagram to share her thoughts and realizations about making her 2017 album, as well as how much she has grown since then. “Apparently Melodrama came out two years […]

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You Can Now Rent Iron Man’s ‘Endgame’ Lake House

A lot of people are still trying to recover from Avengers: Endgame while the rest are trying to figure out what the future holds for the Marvel Cinematic Universe, in general. However, if you’re one of the people whose sole takeaway from the last Avengers film is how cozy and warm the Starks’ lakeside cabin […]

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‘Young Justice: Outsiders’ Returns in July

‘Young Justice’ returned for its much anticipated third season earlier this year, and the season will continue in July.  So far, 13 episodes have been released, and 13 more are to come. The former cult following of this show on Cartoon Network turned into a ravenous fandom that has elevated ‘Young Justice’ in the public […]

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ENTERTAINMENT: Goat becomes part of idol group

When it comes to stuff being weird, you can count on Japan to do that. It seems that when it comes to Japanese idol groups, anything can happen. For instance, in this idol group, their new member is a goat. Yeah, you heard that right. *ChocoLate Bomb!, an idol group managed by Johnny’s Entertainment, announced […]

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People Are Comparing This New Pokémon To A Corgi With A Heart On Its Behind

Nintendo recently revealed its newest Pokémon at their Treehouse Live presentation at E3. The Pokémon called ‘Yamper’ will be featured in their upcoming “Sword and Shield” game, due to be released in November. He is classified as an “electric species Pokémon” and his moves have been described as “electric, fairy, and dark”. (Japan Has Actually Made Pokémon’s Geodude A Tourism […]

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NBA Superstar James Harden back to Manila this June

James Harden will return to Manila Philippines’ for the Free To Harden event on June 26. The event will bring Filipinos neared to the Basketball Superstar and fans will get to know the Houston Rockets guard better. It will be Harden’s third time to the Philippines, after coming to the country for the NBA twice […]

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7 Coming-of-Age Movies Disguised as Horror/Thriller Films

Everyone loves coming of age stories because they’re relatable and bring all the feels to the table, but did you know that coming-of-age is also one of the themes highly used in the horror movie genre? If you want to dive into stories about young people growing up and trying to figure out their lives […]

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WATCH: Gwyneth Paltrow Forgets She Was in Spider-Man, Doesn’t Know Sebastian Stan

Gwyneth Paltrow is a busy woman. When she’s not playing Iron Man’s Pepper Potts; she’s busy with her business, her children, and her other projects. And with how big the Marvel Cinematic Universe has gotten, it can definitely confuse a girl with so much on her plate. In one episode of The Chef Show where […]

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‘The Conjuring 3’ Finally Starts Production

Finally, after literally years of waiting, ‘The Conjuring 3’ has started production. Actress Vera Farmiga, who plays Lorraine Warren, posted a photo on Twitter posing with on-screen husband Patrick Wilson on their first day on set. Happy first day #Conjuring3, Mr. Warren, my PWilz, 🖤🖤🖤@patrickwilson73 @michaelchaves @creepypuppet @newlinecinema @wbpictures @EleanorMakeup @TheConjuring pic.twitter.com/7xSJNMP9Pv — Vera Farmiga […]

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