Ella Cruz: No to total exposure, please

THE saying “you cannot serve two masters” is not applicable to Ella Cruz.  In fact, this nineteener star has been serving“three masters.” At present, Ella is ABS-CBN’s contract star for two more years.  Her first project for Kapamilya was Ariana. When it ended, while waiting for...

Janella to launch self-titled album

This old saying is definitely true for teen star Janella Salvador, whose hit daytime series “Oh My G!” is counting down to its last weeks. The ABS-CBN program will conclude on July 17 after six months on air, according to a televised announcement early this week. Star Music...

Veteran actress Lucita Soriano dies at 74

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Veteran actress Lucita Soriano has died. She was 74. Garry Clint Adriano Garcia, Soriano’s son, on Wednesday confirmed on Facebook that the veteran actress had passed away. Soriano died at the Pacific Global Medical Center where she was earlier...

Enchong never thought of leaving ABS-CBN

Enchong Dee said he never thought of leaving ABS-CBN even if he had to wait for a year before he was given another show. Dee stars in the “Wansapanataym” miniseries “My Kung Fu Chinito,” which also stars Richard Yap. Dee said he will always remain a Kapamilya. “Hindi naman...

Claudine on ABS-CBN comeback: ‘Nanginginig ako’

After six years, Claudine Barretto has finally returned to ABS-CBN. The 35-year-old actress was formally introduced as one of the lead stars of Star Cinema’s “Etiquette for Mistresses,” along with Kris Aquino, Kim Chiu, Iza Calzado and Cheena. The movie based on the Julie Yap...

Has Diether become picky in accepting roles?

Although he has not been visible on any television series of ABS-CBN in the past two years, Diether Ocampo insists that he has not become picky when it comes to accepting projects. Ocampo said he just didn’t think he fit the roles that were offered to him. “I don’t think being...

Ogie Alcasid, Janno Gibbs reunite for TV5’s new Sunday variety game show

Longtime fans of both Ogie Alcasid and Janno Gibbs are well aware that the friendship of the two singers slash comedians slash actors slash TV hosts dates back to “Small Brothers”, the popular ABS-CBN weekly variety show they headlined following the EDSA Revolution in the late...

JC speaks up on breakup with LJ Reyes

Actor JC de Vera clarified that he and actress LJ Reyes were never officially together but confirmed that they have stopped seeing each other. This after the actress announced her breakup with de Vera in an interview although she did not give details as to when or why it...

Albert Martinez back to work after wife’s death

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Two months after the death of his wife Liezl, actor Albert Martinez is back at work. Martinez was introduced as part of ABS-CBN’s upcoming series “Ang Probinsiyano” with Coco Martin in the title role. “Ang Probinsiyano” is...

Diana Zubiri marries boyfriend

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Actress Diana Zubiri and model-host boyfriend Andy Smith tied the knot last Sunday. Based on photos posted on social media, the wedding was held at the Sampaguita Gardens in Quezon City. Andy proposed to Diana in Japan in February. They also took...