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Meet Isa Briones, The Filipina Actress at The Center of The Latest ‘Star Trek’ Series

When I was reading about Star Trek: Picard, the brand new Star Trek series following the life of former Starfleet Captain Jean-Luc Picard, I delighted with the fact that there were familiar names on the cast list. Aside from Patrick Stewart returning to his role as Picard himself, the cast also included Brent Spiner, Alison […]

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Michelle Dee to Take After Mother Melanie Marquez and Compete for Miss World Philippines 2019

It looks like the apple truly doesn’t fall too far from the tree. Former beauty queen Melanie Marquez’s daughter, Michelle Dee, seems to be following in her mother’s footsteps with her plans to compete in the upcoming Miss World Philippines 2019. The pageant will be taking place this September 8, 2019. Michelle announced the news on […]

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Disney to Remake ‘Home Alone’ and Other Favorite Classic Films

Disney CEO Bob Iger announced in a conference call with investors last August 6 that Disney would be ‘reimagining’ certain movies for their new streaming service. Said movies all fall as properties previously owned by Fox. This comes on the heels of Disney acquiring majority of 21st Century Fox assets in a $71 billion deal last […]

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LOOK: Gretchen Fullido Is Mistakenly Involved In The Julia-Bea-Gerald Issue

Scorching hot tea continues to spill regarding the Bea-Julia-Gerald issue! As a lot of people know, Julia has already given a response to the issue via an Instagram post. But wait, that’s not all. Screencaps of her celebrity aunt, Gretchen Barretto, started circulating online. In the screenshots, her aunt claimed that Julia hired a ghostwriter […]

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Nadine Lustre Says ‘No’ To Gerald Anderson As A Potential Leading Man

When discussing her recent and future successes on Tonight With Boy Abunda Nadine Lustre was asked for her opinion on a slew of actors. TV show host Boy Abunda gave her a list of male celebrities and asked whether she would be willing to work with them next on any potential projects. ABS-CBN’s video shows them playing the game […]

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Nadine Lustre Denies Rumors of Breakup with James Reid

Nadine Lustre has shut down rumors that something is amiss in her relationship with on- and off-screen boyfriend, James Reid. As a guest on Tonight With Boy Abunda last Monday, August 5, Nadine cleared the air regarding speculations of their breakup when she was asked the following question from a Twitter user: “Sabi nila kapag may […]

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Juan Miguel Severo apologizes for calling out Mall, still demands fair compensation for artists

After Juan Miguel Severo called out a mall for requesting his services in exchange for a free meal, he has taken to Twitter again to issue an apology for not handling the situation as gracefully as he admittedly should have. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Juan Miguel Rivera Severo (@juanmiguelsevero) on […]

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Seriously, who do we thank for THIS photo of the Riverdale boys?

A new photo of the hunks of Riverdale has surfaced the internet, and we. are. dying. Creator and showrunner, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, took to Instagram to post a group pic of KJ Apa, Charles Melton, Eli Goree, and Casey Cott on the set of the upcoming fourth season. He wrote in the caption: “Confirmed: #Riverdale doing “Magic Mike […]

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Want to Get Into Batman Comics But Don’t Know How? This Guide is For You!

Getting into comics can be very confusing. Aside from the plethora of titles that you’ll come across, there are also a lot of spin-offs and reboots to think of. It seems like a new issue comes out every week! One common superhero that newbies try to get into is the iconic Batman. Aside from his […]

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Auli’i Cravalho of ‘Moana’ to become Ariel in ‘The Little Mermaid Live’ TV Musical!

Looks like Moana is answering the call of the sea once again—this time, to become one with it as a mermaid! Auli’i Cravalho, the young voice actress of Moana, is set to take on the role of Ariel in ABC’s live TV musical staging of “The Little Mermaid” (not to be confused with the live-action […]

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Daniel Padilla Asks Kathryn Bernardo onstage: ‘In love ka pa rin ba talaga sa akin?’

Daniel Padilla seemingly caught girlfriend Kathryn Bernardo off-guard during their segment in the live “ASAP Natin ‘To: Bay Area” show in California last weekend when he asked her: “In love ka pa rin ba talaga sa akin?” (“Are you still in love with me?”) View this post on Instagram A post shared by Kathryn Bernardo […]

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Sorry, Guys! Apparently, Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson Did NOT Get Married

My, how quickly rumors and news change! Just this week, it was reported that Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson got married in an Elvis-themed chapel in Las Vegas. It was also reported that they kept things very low-key at the ceremony. BUT TODAY, reports are saying that the couple didn’t get married, after all. According […]

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Here’s What Gerald Anderson Had To Say About ‘Ghosting’ Bea Alonzo

Talks of ‘ghosting’ recently went viral when Bea Alonzo famously addressed her relationship issues with Gerald Anderson in a chance interview by saying: “Honestly, to my understanding, we did not break up. He just started not talking to me.” Ghosting is, of course, the act of ending a relationship by stopping all forms of communication. It […]

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Confirmed: K-pop stars Kang Daniel and Park Jihyo are dating!

Kang Daniel and Park Jihyo are dating! The respective agencies of both K-pop stars, JYP Entertainment and KONNECT Entertainment, confirmed on Monday, August 5, that the two are indeed involved in a romantic relationship. This came after they were spotted together on a date at Seoul’s Hannam neighborhood last week. Kang Daniel is a soloist and […]

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Bianca Gonzales admits that Yamyam has always been her bet for PBB Otso Big Winner

Pinoy Big Brother host Bianca Gonzales has taken to Twitter to share her thoughts on this season’s Big Winner, Yamyam Gucong. According to the actress, Yamyam had been her bet to take home the top prize at the grand finals night held on Sunday, August 4, at Imus, Cavite. “Nung Balikbahay, ako ang naghatid kay Yamyam,” […]

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WATCH: This video of Chris and Liam Hemsworth lifting weights is a gift from the heavens

We all know that siblings Chris and Liam Hemsworth are equally beautiful human beings, but it never hurts to be blessed with photos and videos of the two together to keep reminding us of that fact. And like a gift from above, Liam took to Instagram to share with us a short clip of him […]

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Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson Got Married In A Secret Wedding Ceremony

Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson may have been blatantly dating for over a year but they actually only confirmed their relationship to the public last June, “because it’s Pride”. In typical Cara-and-Ashley fashion, it looks like they’ve now gone to the next step of their relationship while keeping it very lowkey. According to The Sun, this celebrity […]

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21 Filipino Cosplayers We Absolutely Love

The geeky community in the Philippines did not complete without the AsiaPOP Comic Con this year. So, to alleviate the heartbreak, we decided to share some of our favorite Filipino cosplayers for you to follow on social media. They go to different cons and events that you can catch them in to take pictures with […]

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WATCH: Kylie Padilla is Pregnant with Baby No. 2!

Kylie Padilla just dropped the news on her latest vlog that she and husband Aljur Abrenica are expecting a new baby boy! View this post on Instagram A post shared by 🌙 (@kylienicolepadilla) on Jul 10, 2019 at 10:42pm PDT The Kapuso actress sneaked in the surprise announcement at the end of her video which was dedicated […]

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Thai beauty queen will apologize to calling Catriona Gray ‘fat’ on one condition

If you recall, Thai beauty queen Coco Arayha Suparurk shared a story on her Instagram account with a photo that had the caption depicting Catriona Gray as fat. Until now, several comments are still being left on the Miss Grand Thailand 2019 winner’s Instagram. Evidently, many of Catriona’s supporters are still critical about Coco for […]

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