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  • Michael Jackson estate slams sex abuse documentary

    January 11, 2019 2:06 AM 18

    A new documentary that accuses Michael Jackson of sexually abusing two boys has been denounced by the late pop star's estate as an "outrageous and pathetic" attempt to exploit his name. Leaving Neverland, which is to premiere at the Sundance Film Festival later this month, recounts the story of two men who are now in their 30s and allege they were sexually

  • Pakistan bans 'bed scenes' and 'intimate moments' from TV

    January 10, 2019 8:53 AM 20

    The conservative country's media regulator complains that 'bold themes' are being glamorized on TV, in 'utter disregard' to Pakistani culture and values Pakistani television channels may no longer show "intimate moments between couples" or "bed scenes", the conservative country's media regulator has announced, complaining of too much feminist content

  • 'Game of Thrones' confirms prequel series, cast and director

    January 9, 2019 7:28 AM 29

    A spin-off series to the 'GoT' world will reportedly tell the tales of Westeros' dark history, White Walker origins, and other legends MANILA, Philippines – As the final season of HBO hit Game of Thrones draws near, HBO is making sure that the GoT fever won't be dying down anytime soon. HBO announced that a spin-off prequel series to the popular Game of Thrones

  • The BTS boys are being turned into dolls

    January 8, 2019 3:07 AM 23

    MANILA, Philippines – Internationally-renowned K-pop group BTS will soon be all dolled up by none other than multinational toy manufacturer Mattel. ARMY can now get their hands on doll versions of RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V and Jungkook, as an upcoming BTS doll line is in the works. Mattel announced the official collaboration with BTS on its official

  • Darren Criss dedicates Golden Globes win to 'firecracker Filipino' mom

    January 7, 2019 3:53 AM 23

    His win comes as the importance of representation gets a spotlight in this year's Golden Globes MANILA, Philippines – Actor Darren Criss dedicated his first Golden Globe to his "firecracker Filipino" mother, as he received an award for his role as serial killer Andrew Cunanan in The Assassination of Gianni Versace. "This has been a marvelous year for representation

  • LJ Reyes, Paolo Contis welcome daughter Summer

    January 6, 2019 5:53 AM 18

    Summer Ayanna was born on January 4 MANILA, Philippines – LJ Reyes and Paolo Contis welcomed their daughter Summer Ayanna Contis on Friday, January 4. "We’ve waited for you... and now I can’t believe you’re already in our arms! Worth every single pain! I love you sooooooo much Summer!!!! Mommy is so crazy about you!" In August last year, the couple confirmed

  • WATCH: Backstreet Boys' 'No Place' will tug at your heartstrings

    January 5, 2019 3:11 AM 23

    The boys and their families star in the music video MANILA, Philippines – The Backstreet Boys, who have grown up before the public eye, has a new music video that gives fans a glimpse of the next chapter of their lives. In the "No Place" video posted Thursday, January 3, Nick, AJ, Howie D, Brian, and Kevin are seen spending time with their respective

  • ‘Born Beautiful’ gets R-18 rating from MTRCB

    January 4, 2019 6:33 AM 24

    The one-time screening of the film's full uncensored version is on January 18 MANILA, Philippines – Born Beautiful, the upcoming sequel to the acclaimed 2017 film Die Beautiful, received an R-18 rating from the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB). However, the full uncensored version of the comedy-drama starring Martin del Rosario

  • WATCH: 'The Punisher' Season 2 teaser trailer is here

    January 3, 2019 7:29 AM 21

    Marvel vigilante Frank Castle will be returning on Netflix for a second season MANILA, Philippines – Frank Castle as The Punisher will be returning to Netflix this year, and its newest teaser trailer for its second season is here for fans of the Marvel vigilante hero to watch. The Punisher's season two trailer was posted on its official Twitter account

  • Netflix reminds viewers: Don't hurt yourself with 'Bird Box' challenge

    January 3, 2019 5:17 AM 21

    Netflix can't believe it has to warn people not to go around doing things blindfolded, either MANILA, Philippines – When entertainment giant Netflix released the dystopian thriller Bird Box, you can be sure they wanted it to be streamed by the millions and quite possibly, go viral. What it didn't want, however, was for it to birth a "challenge" that can pose an actual