ABS-CBN pulls out papal visit T-shirt CBCP head blasts as misleading

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Broadcast network ABS-CBN pulled out on Monday T-shirts it was selling for the January visit of Pope Francis after the president of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines slammed the apparel’s message as “definitely misleading and quite...

Isabelle on settling down: I’m still young

Actress-host Isabelle Daza won’t join the bandwagon of celebrities getting engaged or planning to settle down this year. Daza, who’s been in a relationship her non-showbiz boyfriend Adrien Semblat for years, said that she’s still too young to settle down. “I’m still young. I know...

Niño Muhlach won’t pressure Alonzo to become next Boy Wonder

Former “Boy Wonder of Philippine Cinema” Niño Muhlach is not predicting his four-year old son Alonzo  to become the next child superstar. When he started in showbiz (the same age as Alonzo), Niño revealed he felt it was all play, not work. He certainly didn’t feel his parents...

John Estrada on opportunity and loyalty

Before becoming one of today’s prized actors, John Estrada was a teenager in Basilan who never stopped dreaming of appearing on TV one day. His grandmother initially thought his ambition was pie in the sky until producer Douglas Quijano discovered him to play a part in the iconic...

Claudine Barretto excited to work with Judy Ann Santos

ACTRESS Claudine Barretto expressed her desire to star opposite actress Judy Ann Santos-Agoncillo in one project. The mother-of two shared that it always wanted to work with the “I Do” and “Bet on Your Baby” host on television and movies. It became impossible for both of them to...

Why Liza Soberano left GMA-7

Here’s a little-known fact: Liza Soberano, star of the hit primetime series “Forevermore” and broadcast giant ABS-CBN’s “leading lady to watch for,” was a Kapuso at one point. However, only a week after she signed up with ABS-CBN rival GMA-7, Soberano, then known by her real name...

Isabelle Daza is now a Kapamilya

Actress-host Isabelle Daza is now officially a Kapamilya star. Daza signed a contract with ABS-CBN and was welcomed by the network’s executives led by president and CEO Charo Santos-Concio. “Napaka-excited ako and overwhelmed with this warm welcome. Coming here, everybody has...

Gerald, Maja agree to do project together

Celebrity couple Gerald Anderson and Maja Salvador have finally agreed to work together on ABS-CBN’s upcoming show “Give Love On Christmas Presents: Gift of Life.” This will be the first onscreen pairing for the real-life couple, who have repeatedly said they prefer not to work...

Speaker denies blocking seizure of Imelda’s paintings

MANILA (Mabuhay) – House Speaker Sonny Belmonte on Thursday said he had nothing to do with the failure of the Sandiganbayan to seize some paintings from the office of Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Marcos. “They came, they saw, they did not get anything. I was informed after t...

Angeline Quinto live in concert

Star Power Grand Champion and Queen of Teleserye Theme Songs show Nov. 30 at Alex Theater The multi-talented Angeline Quinto has won all the major singing awards and competitions of her generation. She began her meteoric ascent in 2003 at “Star for a Night,” the national TV...