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One Direction concert in the PH still unconfirmed

Photo: Facebook Page of One Direction   Fans of One Direction in the Philippines will still have to wait for the final announcement on May 19 whether the boy band is coming or not. Rhiza Pascua, CEO of concert promotion firm MMI posted the latest development on Twitter. “Attn Directioners: Announcement has been moved to …

Zoren Legaspi charged with P4.45M tax evasion case

Photo: Facebook Page of Zoren Legaspi   MANILA, Philippines –The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) filed a P4.45-million tax evasion case before the Department of Justice (DOJ) against actor Zoren Legaspi on Thursday, May 8. BIR commissioner Kim Henares said that the actor violated the National Internal Revenue Code.  She accused the actor of “a …

Lino Brocka’s “Maynila” wins award in London

Photo: Facebook Page of “Maynila: Sa Mga Kuko ng Liwanag”   The timeless classic film of Lino Brocka’s “Maynila: Sa Mga Kuko ng Liwanag” which was first released in 1975, was recognized as the “Best Archive Restoration/ Preservation Title” at the 11th annual Federation of Commercial Audiovisual Libraries (FOCAL ) International Awards held April 30 …

KC Concepcion denies pregnancy rumors

Photo: Facebook Page of KC Concepcion   NEW YORK, New York –KC Concepcion denied rumors that she went abroad to hide her unplanned pregnancy. She explained that she needed a break from her hectic showbiz commitments. “After doing ‘Boy Golden,’ I had pneumonia. The doctors here said run-down yung katawan ko,” she said. The daughter …

Bernard Palanca, Jerika Ejercito now proud parents

Photo from Jerika’s Instagram   Bernard Palanca and Jerika Ejercito are now proud parents. On Wednesday, May 7, Jerika Ejercito, the eldest child of former President Joseph Estrada with former actress Laarni Enriquez gave birth to a healthy baby boy. She and her boyfriend actor Bernard Palanca named their newborn Isiah Joseph. Bernard cannot hide …

‘Avatar’ actor Worthington’s assault case to be dismissed, was accused of hitting photographer

NEW YORK – “Avatar” actor Sam Worthington is on track to get his New York assault case dismissed after being accused of punching a photographer, who also was arrested. The Australian actor was due in court Thursday. But electronic court records show the misdemeanour case was resolved April 8 with an agreement that it will …

Claudine denies that she found a new love

Claudine clarified that Mark Anthony (guy in the photo) is just her friend. Photo from Claudine’s Instagram account.   MANILA, Philippines- Claudine Barretto has not found a new love. This, she said in an interview on “24 Oras” Tuesday, May 6. She added that the guy named Mark Anthony in her Instagram posts  is just …

Alice Dixson shares her beauty secrets

Photo: Facebook Page of Alice Dixson   At 44, Alice Dixson is definitely living her life to the fullest. In an interview with InterAksyon, she shared her secrets behind staying fit and beautiful. “When you’re happy with what you’re doing, happy with your family life, it will show,” she started. “For me, it’s just being …

“So it’s you” graded A by CEB

Carla Abellana and Tom Rodriguez in the movie, “So It’s You.”   The Cinema Evaluation Board gave “So It’s You”, the first movie team-up of Carla Abellana and Tom Rodriguez a grade of A. This was announced by its director Jun Lana on Facebook Tuesday afternoon. He said: “This just in: ‘So It’s You’ has …

Julia Barretto to follow Claudine’s footsteps

  Julia Barretto stars in her own teleserye “Mirabella.” Photo from her Facebook Page.   Julia Barretto is slowly but surely making her own mark in show business, starring in her first teleserye “Mirabella.” And one of her fans is her aunt Claudine Barretto, who is deemed as one of the finest actresses of her …