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Caroline Flack’s Family Shares Last Message Written Before Her Suicide

Former Love Island host Caroline Flack passed away last February 15. A family lawyer confirmed to the Associated Press that she had killed herself. Flack was the long-time host of Love Island, starting from its launch in 2015 until she was asked to step down following charges of assault in 2019. The charges were denied and the trial was set […]

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Rapper Pop Smoke Shot and Killed by Masked Gunmen

Brooklyn rapper Pop Smoke was fatally shot on February 19. He was at a $2.5-million rented home in Beverley Hills, reportedly owned by Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Teddi Mellencamp Arroyave and her husband. The 20-year-old rapper, whose legal name is Bashar Barakah Jackson, was found by the LAPD after receiving a call from the East […]

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LOOK: Orlando Bloom Gets Tattoo of Son’s Name, But Ends Up Spelling it Wrong

Orlando Bloom just got a tattoo of his son’s name on his forearm. While it was a sweet gesture to showcase his love for his son, there’s just one problem: it’s spelled wrong. Orlando showed off his new ink on Instagram which was supposedly his son Flynn’s name, birth date, and birth time in morse […]

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WATCH: ‘Cooking Mama’ Game is Back and Coming to the Nintendo Switch

Who could ever forget the game Cooking Mama? I don’t know about you, but it was by playing that game that a passion for cooking sparked within me (even though, until now, I have not learned how to cook). But now, we can all pretend to be chefs and craft delicious picture-perfect meals with the all-new Cooking […]

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LOOK: Angel Locsin Calls Julia Montes ‘My Darna’

It seems that even Angel Locsin is excited about Julia Montes’ showbiz comeback. The returning actress shared on her Instagram account a video teaser of her upcoming television series 24/7 in which she will play the lead role of Mia Agbayani. In the comments, Angel expressed her love to Julia by calling her “My Darna.” View this […]

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Marcelito Pomoy Hints At International Opportunities Following ‘AGT’: “Madami, sobra!”

Marcelito Pomoy may not have ended his run on America’s Got Talent: The Champions the way he wanted, but he still has plenty to be thankful for. From learnings to exposure, Marcelito remains grateful for the experience. Speaking to ABS-CBN‘s MJ Felipe, Marcelito talked about how his disappointment made way for excitement at the new […]

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So, Who Should Really Be Credited for Writing IV Of Spades’ ‘Mundo’?

IV of Spades fans have taken over social media with their outrage towards Viva Records after the company allegedly neglected to credit bassist Zild Benitez for co-writing the band’s hit song, “Mundo.” What sparked the issue was the release of the music video of Raphiel Shannon’s cover of “Mundo” for the currently premiering film On […]

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‘Crash Landing On You’ Overtakes ‘Goblin’ As tvN’s Highest-Rated Drama Of All Time

Popular K-drama Crash Landing On You has broken viewership ratings with their final episode. Having aired Sunday night, the finale set the record “for the highest viewership ratings in tvN history.” tvN is a South Korean entertainment network that brought us the likes of Goblin and Hotel Del Luna. (25 of the Best 2019 KDramas) According to […]

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Macaulay Culkin Reveals He and Brenda Song Are Trying To Have A Baby

Actor Macaulay Culkin has been candid about his plans to start a family with his girlfriend, former Disney star Brenda Song. The two ex-child actors have been dating since they met on the set of Changeland in 2017.(Disney to Remake ‘Home Alone’ and Other Favorite Classic Films) Speaking to Esquire for their March issue, the Home Alone star shares […]

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‘Recess’ Voice Actor Jason Davis Passes Away At 35

Actor Jason Davis has died at the age of 35. He was best known for his work on Disney’s animated series, Recess, as Mikey. His mother, Nancy Davis, released a statement to The Hollywood Reporter confirming his passing. (Calling All ’90s Kids: ‘Recess’ Is Getting A Live-Action Movie!) “I am so heartbroken to share the saddest news of my […]

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The Meaning Behind SB19’s ‘ALAB’ Music Video

In the previous article, we shared everything that happened during SB19’s ALAB press conference including their plans for this year. Everyone at the press conference was given the chance to ask a few questions. So, of course, I took the chance to ask what everyone was discussing on Twitter after the release of their ‘Alab’ […]

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LOOK: Amanda Bynes is Getting Married

Amanda Bynes is getting married and I truly did get reminded of my age after learning this news. The 33-year-old actress shared a photo of her diamond ring on Instagram on the most romantic day of the year and wrote: “Engaged to the love of my life.” Source: Instagram.com/amandabynesreal Amanda has never gone public with […]

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This Disney Princess is Rumored to Be the Next to Get a Live-Action Film

The latest Disney Princess to get a live-action film adaptation, according to rumors, is none other than the girl with the golden hair: Rapunzel! Can you just imagine this scene coming to life?! How romantic that would be! It’s been a decade since Tangled was released in theaters and Disney is reportedly hard at work to bring […]

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WATCH: Xian Lim Apparently Has a Talent for Ventriloquism and He’s Really Good!

Xian Lim surprised the audience at Magandang Buhay when he showed off his hidden talent for ventriloquism. The actor introduced to everyone his puppet, Jun-Jun, which he made speak without moving his mouth. Screenshot from Magandang Buhay According to Xian, he got into ventriloquism after watching videos of it on the Internet. Since he was just an […]

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WATCH: 7-Year-Old Sings the Most Adorable Version of ‘Reflection’ From Mulan

A young YouTuber just made an amazing cover of “Reflection” from the Disney film Mulan with a just-as-amazing music video to accompany it! Le Gianna, the seven-year-old who has amassed thousands of followers on her YouTube channel, gathered all her friends to create an action-packed mini-movie starring her as the iconic Chinese warrior — just […]

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WATCH: Boy Abunda Gets Emotional as He Talks About Possible ABS-CBN Shutdown

Longtime ABS-CBN television host Boy Abunda couldn’t help but get emotional over the quo warranto petition for the cancellation of the ABS-CBN franchise during his show Tonight With Boy Abunda last week. During the show, Abunda shared his opinion on the issue by bringing up what his mother always told him when she was still alive. […]

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WATCH: Live-Action Movie of Popular Anime ‘Hell Girl’ is Coming to Philippine Theaters!

The live-action film of popular anime/manga Hell Girl (also known as Jigoku Shoujo) is officially coming to Philippine theaters! For those unfamiliar with Hell Girl, it is a Japanese horror about a mysterious website run by a demonic entity through which tormented and bullied people can make the request for their bullies to be taken and dragged down […]

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LOOK: Justin Bieber Finally Goes Back to ‘Baby Face Bieb’ After Getting Rid of Mustache

I may not be a Justin Bieber fan, but I don’t have to be to know that his mustache was one of the most horrible things he’s ever done to his appearance. And finally, we no longer have to endure seeing photos of him looking like a middle-aged man because, as of today, the ‘stache […]

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LOOK: Baron Geisler Reunites with Bea Alonzo and John Lloyd Cruz

Former It Might Be You costars Baron Geisler, Bea Alonzo, and John Lloyd Cruz have reunited! In an Instagram post, Baron shared photos of his wine night with the two, expressing his love for them both. “Love you guys, sobra (so much)! Salamat (Thank you)!” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Baron Geisler (@baron.geisler) […]

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LOOK: Troye Sivan Finally Co-Wrote a Song for BTS

Troye Sivan has been a BTS supporter for a while now. In a radio interview in California in 2018, he stated that he thinks it would be fun to collaborate with them. He even shared that he once watched their inspiring iconic music videos all night and that they are such nice people, as well […]

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