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  • Razorback drummer Brian Velasco dies

    January 16, 2019 4:51 AM 61

    He joined the band as its drummer in 1996 MANILA, Philippines – Brian Velasco, drummer of iconic Filipino rock band Razorback, on Wednesday, January 16, died in an apparent suicide. Velasco, according to his Facebook profile, joined Razorback as its drummer in 1996. He had apparently died by suicide and streamed the act on Facebook. His friends and followers

  • WATCH: Teaser trailer for 'Spider-Man: Far from Home' released

    January 15, 2019 2:37 PM 45

    MANILA, Philippines – If the first teaser trailer for Spider-Man: Far from Home is any indication, Peter Parker (Tom Holland) and friends are in for an adventure. In the trailer, Peter and his friends jet off to Europe for a school trip. Nick Fury (Samuel L Jackson), interrupts Peter's vacation and seeks his help when a series of attacks occur, putting

  • LOOK: Shay Mitchell drops by center for street kids during Manila visit

    January 15, 2019 9:25 AM 31

    And she wants you to help out by donating too! MANILA, Philippines – Actress Shay Mitchell’s visit to Manila might have been pretty quick and action-packed but the You star managed to squeeze in a visit to a non-profit organization that takes care of disadvantaged children. “Please drop by and help out! Anything from in-kind donations for their needs

  • Woman suing R. Kelly for sex abuse says singer threatened her

    January 15, 2019 5:48 AM 27

    Lawyer Gloria Allred says her client Faith Rodgers has faced 'efforts to intimidate and retaliate' from the singer, after she filed the lawsuit now pending in New York's Supreme Court NEW CASE. Faith Rodgers has accused singer R. Kelly of giving her a sexual transmitted disease and sexual battery. Photos by Don Emmert/ Frederic J. Brown/ AFP) NEW YORK, USA – A woman

  • New 'West Side Story' Maria revealed

    January 15, 2019 3:11 AM 28

    Rachel Zegler is set to play Maria in Steven Spielberg's remake of the movie LOS ANGELES, USA – A 17-year-old high school student has finally been picked to play Maria in Steven Spielberg's remake of the iconic musical West Side Story. Rachel Zegler, of New Jersey, was picked among 30,000 Latino actors who submitted video auditions for the highly sought-after

  • Filipino-American director Bobby Rubio to release Disney Pixar short film

    January 14, 2019 5:46 AM 21

    Bobby Rubio's short film 'Float' features two Filipino characters In a video posted on Disney Pixar's social media accounts, Bobby Rubio's Float is featured as one of the SparkShorts films. SparkShorts is a project under Disney Pixar, which showcases the short films created by the company's group of artists. "I see it as a wonderful opportunity to tell my story

  • Maroon 5 announced as Super Bowl 2019 half-time performers

    January 14, 2019 2:17 AM 22

    The group is set to perform with Atlanta native Big Boi and Grammy-nominated rapper Travis Scott during the half-time of the NFL championship NEW YORK, USA – Three-time Grammy Award-winning band Maroon 5 was named Sunday, January 12 as the headline act of next month's Super Bowl 53 half-time show, a performance that has aroused controversy and protest

  • ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ review: A spoonful of sugary nostalgia

    January 13, 2019 6:53 AM 21

    'Mary Poppins Returns' is undoubtedly a good time in the cinemas Marshall’s Mary Poppins, played by Emily Blunt makes her grand appearance aboard a kite being chased by the Banks children after a sudden surge of wind. The P.L. Travers-penned character remains to be a well-dressed deus ex machina, as she shows up like she did in the previous film at the right

  • Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino happening in September 2019

    January 12, 2019 11:08 AM 20

    This year's festival coincides with the celebration of 100 years of Philippine cinema MANILA, Philippines – The Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) announced that the next Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino will happen on September 11 to 17. In a statement, FDCP Chairperson Liza Diño Seguerra said that the festival was moved to September, in time for the celebration

  • LOOK: Noah Centineo, Camila Mendes star in ‘The Perfect Date’

    January 12, 2019 8:28 AM 20

    The rom-com will be released on Netflix! MANILA, Philippines – He’s already the internet’s boyfriend, so who better than Noah Centineo to play a guy who stands in as the perfect bae for girls in need? That is pretty much the plot of The Perfect Date, an upcoming rom-com by Awesomeness Films and Ace Entertainment. In the film, Noah plays Brooks Rattigan