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October 16, 2018 6:48 AM JC Santos, Angel Aquino star in 'Motel Acacia'

The Filipino actors will be joined by an international cast for Bradley Liew’s sophomore feature MANILA, Philippines – JC Santos and Angel Aquino are set to star in Motel Acacia, an upcoming film from Singing in Graveyards director Bradley Liew. The actors will be part of an international cast that also includes Belgian actor Jan Bijvoet (Borgman, Peaky 10

October 8, 2018 4:06 PM Ambassador Manalo to deliver UNI Asian lecture in PWU

The event will kick off the celebration of the centenary of PWU (1919-2019). Ambassador Rosario Manalo, dean of the Helena Z. Benitez School for International Relations of the Philippine Women’s University, will be the guest speaker during the UNI Asian event Oct. 10, 3 p.m., at the PWU Conrad Benitez Hall, PWU, Taft Avenue, Malate, Manila. The lecture 6

August 25, 2018 9:22 PM This Week’s Festivals: Aug. 27 to Sept. 5

Residents of Isulan in Sultan Kudarat province give thanks for a good harvest year during the celebration of the town’s 61st founding anniversary. This year’s theme is “ Isulan: A picture of a bountiful harvest of progress, peace and prosperity.” Festivities include a float competition during the opening ceremonies, a farmers’ day, street dancing competition 7

August 21, 2018 3:16 AM Alejano urges speedy rebuilding of Marawi City

Magdalo Rep. Gary Alejano has rallied the government to ramp up its efforts in rebuilding the war-torn Islamic city of Marawi as Filipino Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha or the Festival of Sacrifice on Tuesday. Alejano also called on the government to assure that martial law in Mindanao would not “impede on the rights” of the people there, or worsen their 6

August 15, 2018 1:07 PM Matteo Guidicelli, sasabak sa aksyon sa bagong pelikula

MAYNILA—Sa nalalapit na pagtatapos ng Kapamilya primetime series na "Bagani," isang action-drama movie project naman daw ang pagkakaabalahan ng aktor na si Matteo Guidicelli. Kuwento ni Guidicelli sa naging set-visit ng ABS-CBN News nitong Miyerkoles, base ito sa isang true story tungkol sa mga kahon-kahong cocaine na tinangay papuntang pangpang ng Samar 11

August 2, 2018 1:00 AM ‘Buy Bust’ gets 100% on Rotten Tomatoes

Anne Curtis’ new film Buy Bust took two years to produce and finally celebrated their opening day in Manila yesterday. And to add to the celebration, the film also received a 100 percent fresh rating from Rotten Tomatoes. The rating is based on the published reviews of top critics on the website which includes Variety and Hollywood Reporter. More reviews 20

July 25, 2018 2:19 AM GMA News Pillars Jessica Soho, Mike Enriquez win at 1st Animo Media Choice Awards

GMA News Pillars Jessica Soho and Mike Enriquez were recently honored at the first Animo Media Choice Awards by the De La Salle University Dasmariñas Alumni Association, Inc. (DLSUDAAI). Soho was named as the “Best Female News Anchor on TV” in an awarding ceremony held during the DLSU-D Grand Alumni Homecoming at the Ugnayang La Salle last July 21. The internationally-awarded 19

July 21, 2018 9:38 PM This Week’s Festivals: July 22-28, 2018

Residents of Sogod town in Cebu province give thanks to the town patron St. James the Apostle for the yearly blessings. Panagsogod, which means “the beginning” in Cebuano, also celebrates the town’s history and cultural heritage. Events include a concert, concelebrated Mass, novena Mass, beauty pageant and street dancing. The agricultural town of Barili 10

July 11, 2018 5:41 AM Anne Curtis prepares to fly for two international film festivals

Anne Curtis feels excited to fly to two international film festivals for her new action film “Buy Bust.” The actress gave a rundown of her planned trips when she updated her Instagram today, July 11, with a snapshot of her military glam look from last night’s ‘Buy Bust’ grand presscon. “So excited to be heading to New York on Saturday! Then Seoul next week for @bifanofficial 9

July 9, 2018 9:51 AM Jude’s ‘Barbarians’ wins Karlovy Vary film fest’s top prize

PRAGUE (AP) — Romanian director Radu Jude’s “I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians” has won the top prize at the 53rd edition of an international film festival in the Czech spa town of Karlovy Vary. The Karlovy Vary Film Festival’s grand jury chose Jude’s movie that pivots between past and present to explore Romania’s collaboration with Nazi Germany 8