Entertainment

Robin Padilla donates P5 million to Marawi victims

Actor Robin Padilla has turned over a P5 million donation to the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) to help the children affected by the Marawi siege. The actor made the donation when he met President Rodrigo Duterte in Malacañang on Wednesday. President Duterte was present on the signing of the Deed of Donation …

BIR sues Richard Gutierrez for alleged falsification of papers

On Wednesday, the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) filed several criminal charges involving falsification of public documents, versus ‘La Luna Sangre’ actor Richard Gutierrez, at the Department of Justice (DOJ). BIR sued Gutierrez for violating National Internal Revenue Code (NIRC) specifically, with one count of submission of falsified annual income tax return, six counts of …

Ryan Reynolds leads moment of silence for stuntwoman on ‘Deadpool 2’

VANCOUVER — “Deadpool 2” star Ryan Reynolds and director David Leitch led a moment of silence on the film’s set Wednesday to honour the stuntwoman killed in a crash during production earlier this week. Filming for the Marvel Comics superhero film resumed 48 hours after Joi (SJ) Harris died on the set in downtown Vancouver …

New roller coaster being built at Missouri theme park

BRANSON, Mo. — Administrators of the Silver Dollar City theme park in southwestern Missouri say a new roller coaster being built will spin riders during the run that begins with a 10-story, 50-mph drop. Officials announced on Wednesday that the $26-million coaster named “Time Traveler” will open next spring. The ride will include three “inversions,” …

‘Deadpool 2’ production resumes in Vancouver after stuntwoman’s death

VANCOUVER — Production on the movie “Deadpool 2” appears to have resumed in Vancouver, two days after a stuntwoman was killed in a motorcycle accident on set. Crew members were back at work on Wednesday on an elaborate set underneath the Granville Street bridge, which includes multiple wrecked cars. Photos posted by observers to social …

‘We all knew he was like this:’ Salman Rushdie unsurprised by Trump

TORONTO — As Donald Trump continues to face backlash for blaming “both sides” at a deadly protest in Charlottesville, Va., celebrated author Salman Rushdie says he’s not surprised by embattled U.S. president’s behaviour. “If you’ve lived in New York as I now have the last almost 20 years, we in New York, we’ve seen Trump,” …

Glaiza de Castro talks pursuing acting and singing career

The Philippine Canadian Inquirer sat with GMA Kapuso actress and singer Glaiza de Castro from the sidelines of ‘Pinoy Fiesta, Unang Hirit sa Tag-init’ at Memorial South Park on Ross St., British Columbia and talked about her acting and singing career and how she’s able to juggle both. Before Glaiza serenaded the Filipino crowd with …

UK actor Daniel Craig confirms he will play James Bond again

LONDON — Daniel Craig couldn’t quite give up the fast cars, martinis and camera pens. The British actor has confirmed, as widely expected, that he’ll play James Bond in the franchise’s next film, due out in 2019. The 49-year old actor told Stephen Colbert on Tuesday night’s “Late Show” that it will likely be his …

Has Jake Zyrus found new love?

After his break up with his long-term girlfriend Alyssa Quijano, Jake Zyrus seems to have found his new love interest. On Monday night, speculations surfaced after registered nutritionist-dietitian and personal fitness instructor Shyre Aquino posted pictures on Instagram of her and Jake Zyrus at the beach. Judging from its caption, the netizens concluded that Jake is now in …

Kris Aquino annoyed that Ricky Lo “won’t man up”, denies unverified report about Bimby

Kris Aquino came out swinging against The Philippine Star entertainment editor Ricky Lo after the latter wrote a story about the her son Bimby being “a no show” at the first birthday party of his half-brother MJ last Saturday, August 12. “@therealrickylo won’t man up & admit his Monday @philstarnews headline had no factual basis,” …