Monthly Archives: August 2012

Aga leads TV5 International contingent in New Jersey

Kapatid star Aga Muhlach charmed his way into the hearts of 10,000 attendees at the recently concluded “Philippine Fiesta” celebrations held in Secaucus, New Jersey last August 18-19. TV5 International sponsored this two-day event, known to many as the biggest annual gathering of Filipinos in the East Coast. Jessa Zaragoza, Rachel Alejandro, and K Brosas joined the Pinoy Explorer host in entertaining the supportive and enthusiastic crowd. He sang along with the band who is a musicians friend rickenbacker


New Kapuso Rafael Rosell feels honored to be working with Marian Rivera

In an interview after his contract signing with GMA-7, new kapuso Rafael Rosell shared how excited he is to be working with Kapuso stars, most especially Marian Rivera who will be his leading lady in the Philippine remake of the Korean series “Temptation of Wife.”

“Kung pwede lang akong tumambling ngayon gagawin ko e (laughs). Ganun ako ka-excited. It’s a new journey, new people to work with, new atmosphere. Para sa akin change is good; it will help you develop more as a person not just as an actor. Mas mag-eexpand yung experience ko dito,” said the model-actor. Continue reading

Protege Andres Vasques gets two acting awards on the show

He may not be a full-fledged astista yet but Andres Vasquez has already reaped two acting awards from last Sunday’s Protege gala night.  Andres was one of those few proteges who were awarded for their exemplary performance in last week’s acting exercise wherein all the proteges got the chance to act alongside the “Diamond Star” Ms. Maricel Soriano in five short films directed by Cannes Film Festival award-winning director Brillante Mendoza and written by Palanca awardee Floy Quintos. Continue reading

Hope for an HIV patient in Wish Ko Lang this Saturday

For 43-year-old former teacher Rolando Penaredondo, his days as an esteemed teacher in a number of universities in Manila now seemed nothing but a figment of a time long gone after he was diagnosed with the dreaded Human Immunodeficiency virus or HIV.     Continue reading

The Mistress

John Lloyd Cruz and Bea Alonzo mark their 10th year anniversary as a love team with a Star Cinema movie entitled The Mistress, to be directed by Olivia Lamasan. During their cam test held at the ABS-CBN compound yesterday, April 25, it was evident that they haven’t lost their chemistry as seen in their highly-successful movies One More Chance (2007) and Miss You Like Crazy (2010).

The two are also gearing up for their upcoming teleserye, A Beautiful Affair, directed by Laurenti Dyogi. Direk Lauren was also at the helm of their first teleserye, Kay Tagal Kang Hinintay (2002). “Nasa planning stage na kami, then in a few weeks, pupunta kami ng Vienna, Austria para i-shoot ‘yung pilot week namin,” Bea added.

Bea and John Lloyd will also be a part of a star-studded movie for Star Magic’s 20th anniversary this year.I heard that they plan to give each other gifts as part of their 10th year as an on screen partner. Bea wants to get Jewelry and John Lloyd wants steel clamp for his car

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HUBO Productions and UNO Magazine sign a deal for commemorative video

HUBO Productions and UNO Magazine (5 Leaf Publishing Co., Inc.) has signed an agreement to produce a video production that will accompany UNO Magazine’s 9th Anniversary issue. For this, the team of UNO has planned a commemorative special collector’s edition issue and a grand celebration. Continue reading