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1st Pinay councilor in UK a film buff; oversees Elstree Studios, home of “Indiana Jones,” “Star Wars,” Harry Potter” etc

It’s not every day that we encounter a Filipina who has been making waves in other countries to uphold the rights of women and their interests, to promote the Philippines and its arts and culture, to raise the level of consciousness of transnationalism among Filipino migrants in the diaspora.

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Why “M Butterfly” national tour is cancelled?

It’s noteworthy for a stage production to tour nationally, particularly in the Philippines, its theater work because it helps the regions and the grassroots to appreciate the literary meaning and significance of an artistic creation. It also promotes the performing art as a venue to express ideas in crystalizing values in the growth and development of the human condition.

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Why broadcaster Ceasar Soriano made assassinated mayor from Batangas a movie?

I remember Ceasar Soriano when his first name wasn’t changed yet for, I guess, numerology. It was as simple as Cesar Soriano, his broadcast name at the time we were together in ABS-CBN News and Current Affairs Department. He was a field reporter covering beats like police, Senate, Congress etc for “TV Patrol” while I was doing “Star News,” the …

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Is Jessy Mendiola transferring to GMA Network?

It all started with TV and radio broadcaster Arnold Clavio sending a blind item on air that one actress from a leading television network is moving out from her home studio and jumping on a neighboring giant broadcast media company.

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“Noli Me Tangere, The Opera”: Simple yet gargantuan

J & S Productions’ “Noli Me Tangere, The Opera” is a mix of brilliant creative and technical elements.

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Benjamin Alves as Manuel Luis Quezon

It’s final.

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Richard Quan wins Best Actor in 4th Singkuwento International Film Festival

During his acceptance speech as Best Actor in the recently concluded 4th Singkuwento International Film Festival awards night held at the Leandro Locsin Theater inside the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) building in Intramuros, actor Richard Quan was narrating his lucky charm in his mom.

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Xian Lim is worth watching as a film director

Actor Xian Lim has embarked into a new endeavor—being a filmmaker.

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Despite nasty rumors, Pokwang stays with, proud of American actor-hubby

In every show biz function comedienne Pokwang is involved with especially launches of her movies, TV shows and other performances, she always tags along her American husband Lee O’Brian. That’s how proud is she of Lee who’s making a name for himself as an actor in the diaspora.

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Search for tourist destinations in Philippines to solve the advent of AI

It may not be a novel idea anymore to search for natural beauty spots around the Philippines because popular media especially free TV is replete with travel shows and arts and culture discoveries untapped by just ordinary finders. It seems they already have the monopoly of the exclusive full production coverage of the gems. There may be lucky questers of …

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