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Bong Revilla out to prove worth in Senate

By RONNIE CARRASCO III October 08, 2019 From a non-showbiz standpoint, if there’s one remarkable thing Filipinos my age owe Senator Bong Revilla Jr., it’s his pursuing anew his Senate bill which seeks to reduce the age required of a would-be senior citizen. Before his arrest and eventual detention in …

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New on-demand service to upgrade ‘reality’ concept

By The Manila Times October 08, 2019 A video-on-demand (SVOD) subscription service is now available in the Philippines. NBCUniversal International launched hayu — the all-reality service — which simultaneously expanded to Singapore and Hong Kong. The direct-to-consumer platform is available on a full array of devices: mobile, tablet and web …

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Joaquin Phoenix wows as the Joker

By THE MANILA TIMES October 07, 2019 Love him or hate him, Joaquin Phoenix is brilliant as the “Joker.” With the much-talked about movie out, there are those who say he should have played Batman’s arch nemesis from the get go. Indeed, DC’s latest offering is pure cinema. It’s grim, …

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GMA Network wins first Gold at Cannes

By THE MANILA TIMES October 07, 2019 Besting other entries from around the globe, Reel Time’s “Batang Maestro” won the highly-coveted Gold Dolphin award under the Current Affairs, Human Concerns and Social Issues category at the 10th Cannes Corporate Media and TV Awards in France on September 27. This serves …

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Glamor and rivalry at the heart of ‘Madrasta’

By THE MANILA TIMES October 07, 2019 Beginning today, the fiercest and most glamorous rivalry ensues between the wife and the present love as they vie for a spot in the life of one man on new GMA Network’s Afternoon Prime series “Madrasta.” The original soap introduces Arra San Agustin …

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The ‘kontrabida’ in Judy Ann Santos

By CHRISTINA ALPAD, TMT October 05, 2019 Judy Ann Santos — the award winning actress who can make the nation cry with her every memorable dramatic lead — is finally returning to prime time TV with something completely new. She isn’t the oppressed but the oppressor — basically and very …

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Ogie Alcasid does heavy drama for ‘MMK’

By TESSA MAURICIO-ARRIOLA October 05, 2019 Tonight will see OPM’s one and only Singer-Songwriter and top comedian Ogie Alcasid in a highly dramatic role in his first ever appearance on the long-running drama anthology “Maalaala Mo Kaya” on ABS-CBN. “I’ve had many offers before to do an episode on MMK …

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Vice Ganda on rumored boyfriend Ion Perez

By RICKY CALDERON October 05, 2019 It’s Showtime host Vice Ganda wouldn’t want to comment on the real status of his relationship with Ion Perez. At the 10th anniversary presscon of It’s Showtime on Monday, Vice was asked to spill the beans regarding him and Ion. Vice said he is …

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Sigrid Andrea Bernardo is QCinema opener

By GEORGE VAIL KABRISTANTE October 05, 2019 Other than her previous serious shorts, Director Sigrid Andrea Bernardo rose to fame via “Kita Kita” topbilled by Alessandra de Rossi and Empoy Marquez. Shot on a shoestring budget of P10 million, this became an all-time box-office indie hit in 2017 slugging out …

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