Maja reveals ‘Imortal’ role was axed

MANILA, Oct 12 (Mabuhay) -– After taking on a dual role in the Emmy-winning afternoon series “Impostor,” Maja Salvador was set to move on to starring in “Imortal,” until her role in the series was supposedly cut. The actress’ “Imortal”...

Kristine Hermosa gears up for showbiz comeback

MANILA, Oct 12 (Mabuhay) -– After taking time out from her leading lady duties onscreen, prized Star Magic talent Kristine Hermosa is setting her sights on a TV comeback that is both “light” and “inspirational.” Last seen in the fantasy series...

Pilar Pilapil shuns ‘evil’ roles ‘for the Lord’

MANILA, Oct 4 (Mabuhay) — Having been offered to portray three “kontrabida” roles in the past year alone, veteran actress Pilar Pilapil turned to her faith in deciding which ones to pass up, and which ones to take on. As it turned out, the former beauty queen...

Kim isn’t insecure about working with Maja

Actress Kim Chiu isn’t feeling insecure about working with friend Maja Salvador on ABS-CBN’s upcoming series “Ina Kapatid Anak” despite observations that Salvador might outshine her in the primetime drama. “Hindi ko naman nararamdaman yon, saka idol ko talaga si Maja,” Chiu said....

Sarah Geronimo to have 2 shows at Pechanga Theater

Philippine recording artist and actress Sarah Geronimo will be performing live at the Pechanga Theater on Friday, September 7, 2012 with back-to-back shows at 8:00 PM and 10:30 PM. She is one of the hottest Philippine celebrities to come to the U.S. to entertain the Filipino...

Rafael Rossell no longer a Kapamilya

Star Magic talent Actor Rafael Rossell has transferred to another TV network. Rossell recently signed a contract with GMA-7, the Kapamilya network’s closest competitor. “More than growing as an actor, I want to grow as a person,” Rossell said of his transfer. “And I...

Zsa Zsa has abnormal growth in kidneys

After going through a lot of pain when she lost her long-time partner Dolphy to illness, singer Zsa Zsa Padilla revealed she herself is now facing a health battle. Padilla said doctors have recently discovered an abnormal growth in her kidneys. But Padilla said she remains...

Erik Santos dreams of recording international album

Singer Erik Santos is celebrating his tenth year in show business. Santos admitted that he dreams of having an international album. “Well as a singer, hindi naman masamang mangarap. Siyempre, gusto ko ang music ko ay marinig din sa ibang bansa. So, to have an international...

Judy Ann, Direk Joey disrespected me – Alfie

Talent manager and entertainment writer Alfie Lorenzo expressed his dismay over having been allegedly bypassed by actress Judy Ann Santos in accepting an independent film project. Lorenzo cried foul over Santos’ participation in the Cinemalaya Film Festival entry “Mga...

Vandolph on Dolphy: I miss him so much

On-screen and off-screen, he played son to his father, the country’s King of Comedy, Dolphy. Now two weeks since he was laid to rest, Vandolph Quizon now yearns for the company of the late film icon. “I miss him so much,” Vandolph said. “[Pero] life must go on, ika nga....