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Jackie Chan Almost Drowns While Filming, Movie Director Breaks Down

Chinese action star Jackie Chan is known and loved by fans and the movie industry for being able to perform his own stunts, no matter how tough, but his recent feat went a bit too far. It was reported on a Chinese news site that Chan had found himself trapped under a rock while filming […]

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Christmas visitors of Rizal Park leave behind 60 tons of trash

Photo for illustration only, not taken from Rizal Park The city government of Manila revealed at at least 60 metric tons of garbage were cleaned up from Rizal Park from Christmas Eve up to Christmas Day morning. On December 24 up to the morning of December 25, about 12 metric tons were hauled from the […]

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LOOK: Former Kapuso Actor Jerald Napoles Joins ‘Ang Probinsyano’

Former GMA Network actor Jerald Napoles is the newest addition to long-running television series FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano which stars his good friend Coco Martin. Jerald revealed in previous interviews during his contract signing with Viva Artists Agency that he and Coco have long been talking about him being part of the original cast of the show and […]

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‘John Wick 4’ and ‘The Matrix 4’ to be released on the same day

Warner Bros. finally revealed when The Matrix 4 is coming out on theaters, and it is a bold and interesting choice. The movie is set to come out on May 21, 2021. We all know that Neo is one of Keanu Reeves’ most iconic roles, along with John Wick and Ted from Bill and Ted. The release […]

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Our Favorite Filipino Theme Songs for 7 Different Stages of Romance

Popular OPM romantic songs from the 90s where showcased last December 4 in Newport Performing Arts Theater, Resorts World. Truefaith, Side A, Freestyle, and South Border – all well-known OPM bands – performed at a concert called The Romantic Wednesdate. I didn’t know I was in for a surprise when I first entered the world […]

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LOOK: Carlos Yulo Shares Photos of How He’s Spending the Holidays

After bagging a bunch of medals at the recent SEA Games, gymnast Carlos Yulo deserves a break – and so he has gone to get a much-deserved one. Here are some of the photos he has shared on Twitter of his recent escapades this holiday season: Good to be back! PH is making me salty. […]

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LOOK: Devon Sawa Keeps Gushing About the Philippines on Social Media

For the 90s kids who rock and who care: Devon Sawa, famously known for his role in ‘Final Destination’ (but most importantly as the human version of Casper the Friendly Ghost in ‘Casper’), has been in the Philippines for about a week now – and it seems he can’t get enough of our beautiful country… […]

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LOOK: Lea Salonga Writes Sweet Message to Aga Muhlach on His MMFF Film

Lea Salonga gave a sweet message of support for her former onscreen partner Aga Muhlach as his newest film “Miracle in Cell No. 7” premiered in theaters yesterday, December 25, for the annual Metro Manila Film Festival. On Twitter, Lea shared an article about the successful opening of Aga’s film, which is a local remake of […]

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This wikiHow Tutorial Teaches You How to Act Like Sasuke

Yes, you read that headline right. A wikiHow article is going viral right now for teaching people how to be like Uchiha Sasuke from beloved long-running anime franchise Naruto. The article, titled “How to Act Like Sasuke,” lists down several steps for you to be able to get into character for whatever reason you may have. The […]

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Nico Bolzico wins as ‘favorite in-law’ of Heussaffs

Nico Bolzico is finally home for Christmas. Now, he gets to spend some quality time with his pregnant wife Solenn Heussaff’s family. He shared this in an Instagram post. View this post on Instagram First-year to make it to the famous Huessaff Christmas picture. Becoming part of the Heussaff clan was not easy, I knew […]

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LOOK: Pancho Magno, Max Collins have Christmas surprise

Celebrity couple Pancho Magno and Max Collins announced something huge on Christmas Day. The two revealed that they are expecting. They also wished fans a Merry Christmas from their “growing family.” They made the announcement through Instagram posts where Pancho seem to be holding what appears to be a sonogram. View this post on Instagram […]

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WATCH: ‘Digimon’ is Coming Back For One More Adventure in 2020!

Beloved Japanese anime franchise Digimon is coming back to movie screens in 2020 for one more adventure. Titled “Digimon Adventure: Last Evolution Kizuna,” the movie follows Taichi, Yamato, Sora, Koshiro, Mimi, Joe, Takeru, and Kari who are now adults in their early 20s and are faced with the awful truth that they may soon have to let go of […]

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‘Miracle In Cell No. 7’ a surprise hit on first day of MMFF 2019

The local adaptation of Miracle in Cell No. 7  is a surprise hit on the first day of the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) 2019. This came in as a surprise for lead actor Aga Muhlach. When Muhlach learned about this, he decided to do a mall visit today, December 26. He shared this on his […]

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LOOK: Solenn Heussaff looks ravishing in Mexican-themed maternity shoot

Solenn Heussaff’s baby is coming here quick. Before she arrives, the glowing mom-to-be celebrated her last month of pregnancy with a Mexican-themed photoshoot. The actress-model shared her photos on Instagram. She captioned it with: “See you soon #BabyBolz! From the bottom of my heart, thank you for the love and effort put into this shoot […]

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About a million-peso fine ordered over Eddie Garcia’s on-set accident

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) ordered GMA and other parties with a penalty of P890,000 for labor violations in the accident that led to the death of veteran actor Eddie Garcia in June. The veteran actor suffered a cervical spine injury on June 8 that led to his demise. He tripped on a […]

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The magnetic poles are moving towards Russia and scientists are confused

Compared to the geographical poles, the earth’s magnetic poles, which serve as the foundation for navigation, are in constant motion. Apparently, the north magnetic pole has been slowly moving across the Canadian Arctic toward Russia since 1831. However, as of recent, its swift pace towards Siberia at a rate of around 34 miles per year […]

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National Museum receives gift from Claude Tayag

The National Museum received a Christmas gift to the nation from artist Claude Tayag. This news was shared through a Facebook post. “These five watercolor paintings were displayed during Mr. Tayag’s retrospective exhibition at the National Museum of Fine Arts. These are the Santo Niño Suite paintings made in 2018. Thanks to his generosity during […]

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Christmas Wallpapers to Get You in the Christmas Spirit!

Words by Clarissa Li Graphics by Zoie Sy The holidays are just around the corner! What better way to kick off the season by not just decorating your homes, but also your lock screens and home screens as well? Here are some wallpapers that will hopefully brighten up your days this festive season. 5. Christmas […]

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WATCH: Sarah Geronimo Teases New Version of ‘Tala’

With the growing popularity of Sarah Geronimo’s 2015 hit “Tala” which took a life of its own in recent months, the Pop Princess has revealed that she is dropping a new version in 2020. Sarah teased “Tala 2.0” during her performance on ASAP last Sunday, December 22 where she showcased a new dance sequence. On […]

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11 Filipino Films You Should Watch on Netflix Now

What have you been watching on Netflix recently? Instead of binge-ing on international fare, why not get a fill of some great Filipino films for a change? Whether you prefer something dark, funny, or romantic; celebrate Philippine cinematic achievements and watch these features with your friends and family. 11 Filipino Films We Recommend You Watch […]

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