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READ: Nadine Lustre was still offered to play Darna

For weeks, there has been a nationwide clamor for Nadine Lustre to become the next Darna after Liza Soberano had to drop out of the project for health reasons. After Liza Soberano said that her finger injury ‘will never function the same way again’ where the injury is the reason she could no longer play the […]

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Dingdong Dantes Receives Beautiful Father and Son Painting from Marian for Birthday

Dingdong Dantes just received a touching surprise gift from his wife, Marian Rivera, in time for his birthday this August: a beautiful painting of him holding his newborn son, Ziggy! View this post on Instagram Days before #AgostoDos, my wife commissioned our Kumpare, @markrochapadernal, to create this very meaningful art piece. Maraming salamat sa regalo, […]

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Here Are 15 Pinoy Influencers We Love And Who You’ll Love Too

From curating their online social media presence to informing our tastes and preferences, influencers truly do have their work cut out for them. Beyond simply being significant personalities these influencers work to maintain their reputability, create quality content, and shape the lifestyles of their follower communities. So here are 15 of our favorite Pinoy influencers […]

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Ed Sheeran on Newest Collab Album: ‘Work With People Better Than You So You Can Grow’

Words by Gianna Sibal Photos courtesy of Warner Music Philippines Official Facebook A follow up to the No. 5 Collaborations Project released eight years ago, Ed Sheeran dropped new music, star-studded with different artists, with No. 6 Collaborations Project last July 12. The singer-songwriter’s album debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 and is on […]

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‘Shang-Chi’ Star Simu Liu Tweeted Marvel to Cast Him in The Film…and They Did!

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings was one of the movies that Marvel Studios announced during their panel at the San Diego Comic-Con. Along with this announcement came a cast reveal. Tony Leung will be appearing as the Mandarin (the real one!) and Awkwafina will star in a yet to be announced role. […]

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Valkyrie to be the MCU’s First Openly LGBTQ+ Hero

The Marvel panel at the San Diego Comic-Con revealed a lot of things about the future of the franchise. Aside from the general announcements of movies and series, the actors and directors on the panel gave us a bit of a taste of what’s to come in each project. One of the biggest reveals during […]

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‘Train to Busan’ Actor Ma Dong-Seok to Star in Marvel’s ‘The Eternals’

The Eternals has been something Marvel fans have been discussing for a while now. Months ago, Angelina Jolie and Richard Madden’s names were rumored to be attached to the project. At the Marvel panel at the San Diego Comic-Con which was held on July 20, the rest of the Eternals cast were announced and one […]

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‘Doctor Strange 2’ Is Going To Be Marvel’s First Horror Film

Finally, after more than a decade of serving us quality movies, Marvel is going to take a darker path for its main-universe films with Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. Director Scott Derrickson shared that the new Doctor Strange film will be a horror movie! Photo from Marvel Studios Derrickson is no stranger (hehe) […]

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‘Stranger Things 4’ Will Start Production in October!

Good news Stranger Things fans! It seems like we won’t have to wait that long until we get to see a sneak peek of the new season of Stranger Things. While the new season hasn’t been announced yet, it’s safe to say that we’re going to get it eventually especially with the cliffhanger ending and […]

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Did Marvel Lowkey Reveal Their MCU Phase 5 Lineup?

Featured Photos from Marvel Comics On July 20, Marvel Studios unveiled their plans for the years 2020-2021 and revealed their lineup of films and series that feature both new and old faces. However, aside from this, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige also name-dropped a couple of big titles on their way out. “There’s a lot […]

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Here’s What Wesley Snipes Has To Say About the BLADE Reboot

A lot of people got really excited when Marvel Studios announced a Blade reboot during their panel at the San Diego Comic-Con. However, a lot of people also felt like this reboot is unfair to Wesley Snipes who played Blade in the original movies since he’s been hoping for another installment. Blade (1998) was Marvel Comics’ […]

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LOOK: The Lord of the Rings Series Has Cast Its First Actor!

Details about the new Lord of the Rings series have been so minimal that not a lot of people even know that it exists. All we know is that it’ll take place sometime before the events of Fellowship of the Ring and that the writers’ room is “operating under intense security precautions”. And now, finally, […]

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OMG: Marvel Comics is Going to Add Another Filipina Superhero to Their Roster

It seems like Marvel isn’t done representing Filipinas just yet. Right after Wave, another Pinay superhero is going to debut in the Marvel Comics! Wave | Photo from Greg Pak’s Official Twitter Last July 26, Greg Pak, who co-created Wave, announced on his official Twitter that a new “awesome” Filipina superhero is going to be […]

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Sebastian Stan Says Bucky Barnes Will Never Be Captain America In The MCU

A lot of Marvel fans have grown quite attached to Steve Rogers’ best friend, Bucky Barnes. Played by the charismatic Sebastian Stan, Bucky has been one of the crowd favorites since his first appearance in Captain America: The First Avenger. I can still remember how my heart broke when he fell off that freight train […]

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LOOK: Xia Vigor is the New Star in ‘Miracle in Cell No. 7’ Filipino Remake

After news broke out that Nadine Lustre backed out of the Miracle in Cell No. 7 Filipino remake, another star has been revealed! This time, it is child star Xia Vigor. Aga Muhlach posted on his Instagram page announcing that Xia will play as his daughter in the film. In a caption, the actor said […]

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Liza Soberano Says She’s Open to Playing a Kontrabida Role

Liza Soberano has responded to a question on her Instagram Stories Q&A asking her whether she is open to doing a kontrabida (villain) role in the future. Liza’s answer? “Of course!” Source: Instagram.com/lizasoberano The 21-year-old actress has starred in a number of movies and teleseryes since her acting debut in 2011. She only ever played an antagonist […]

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Maine Mendoza Congratulates Alden and Kathryn on ‘Hello, Love, Goodbye’ Premiere

With Kathryn Bernardo and Alden Richards’ film “Hello, Love, Goodbye” taking Philippine theaters by storm, Maine Mendoza took to Twitter to express her support for the onscreen couple. GUUUYS! Hello, Love, Goodbye now showing in over 350 cinemas nationwide! Sugod na sa sinehan! Congrats, @aldenrichards02 and @bernardokath! 💖 pic.twitter.com/NcGEE2VN3o — Maine Mendoza (@mainedcm) July 31, […]

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LOOK: Anne Curtis And Jennie of Blackpink Were In The Same Area During A Korean Music Festival

You could say that Anne Curtis and BLACKPINK have something of a history together already. During their concert here in Manila last February, Anne was able to meet the all-girl Kpop group as an early birthday present. As if she wasn’t lucky enough, it seems that she coincidentally found herself sharing the same area with […]

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Could This Zoey 101 Cast Reunion Really Mean We’re Getting A Reboot?

Here’s some exciting news for anyone still dying to find out if Zoey and Chase finally got together (myself included): amidst talks of a Zoey 101 reboot featuring the original cast in their adult lives, a major reunion just happened amongst most of the principle cast and showrunner/creator Dan Schneider. It could mean nothing but it could also […]

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Lee Sung Kyung Talks Possibility of “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo” Season 2

“Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo” is one of the most popular and well-loved Korean dramas in the Philippines. The show features Lee Sung Kyung as weightlifter Kim Bok Joo and Nam Joo Hyuk as the swimmer Jung Joon Hyung. The show is known for its solid mix of comedy and romance. View this post on Instagram […]

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