Dennis Trillo gets biggest talent fee for Felix Manalo biopic

MANILA (Mabuhay) -– Dennis Trillo admitted that he received his highest talent fee to date for the biopic of Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) leader Felix Manalo. The actor said this was the reason he meticulously prepared for his role in the upcoming movie “Felix Manalo, Ang...

JM to prove he deserves second chance in showbiz

MANILA, Aug 26 (Mabuhay) -– Despite his blockbuster movie “That Thing Called Tadhana” with Angelica Panganiban, JM de Guzman still feels he has to prove that he deserves his second shot in showbiz. And de Guzman will get that chance when he makes his teleserye comeback with the...

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...

Liezl Martinez dies at 47

Actress Liezl Martinez, wife of actor Albert Martinez, passed away Saturday morning after a long battle with cancer. She was 47. The news was confirmed by her uncle Cheng Muhlach, father of actor Aga Muhlach. The older Muhlach said Liezl had been confined in the hospital for over...

Albert Martinez nervous about love scene with young Bea

Veteran actor Albert Martinez admitted that it was not easy working with a younger leading lady, particularly when doing love scenes. In ABS-CBN’s upcoming series “Sana Bukas Pa Ang Kahapon,” the 53-year-old Martinez is being paired with actress Bea Alonzo, who is almost half his...

Albert Martinez working on new soap with Bea Alonzo

After his special participation in the hit series “Dyesebel,” Albert Martinez is already working on a new soap with Bea Alonzo. On Instagram, Martinez posted a photo of him and Alonzo, who is the lead star of the upcoming series “Sana Bukas Pa Ang Kahapon.” Also part of the...

Dawn enjoys working with new leading man

After her successful reunion with Richard Gomez on “Walang Hanggan,” actress Dawn Zulueta is now being paired with actor Albert Martinez in ABS-CBN’s newest fantasy series “Dyesebel.” In a recent interview, Zulueta noted that it’s only her second time to work with Martinez after...

Ai Ai enjoying mermaid role in ‘Dyesebel’

Comedienne Ai Ai delas Alas is enjoying her latest role as a mermaid in ABS-CBN’s upcoming series “Dyesebel.” In her official Instagram, Delas Alas shared a photo of her waiting to shoot her first underwater scene. Delas Alas said she now feels comfortable doing the water scenes...

What’s next for Iza Calzado

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Only a month into the year, 2014 is already shaping up to be Iza Calzado’s busiest as a Kapamilya, with three high-profile projects slated for release in the first quarter alone. The 31-year-old actress shared her excitement on the sidelines of a...

Ai Ai, Dolphy sweep major MMFFP awards

MANILA, Dec 27 – It was the year for comedy royalty after Star Cinema’s “Ang Tanging Ina Mo (Last Na ‘To)” won 8 major awards including Best Actress for comedienne Ai Ai delas Alas at the 37th Metro Manila Film Festival. Comedy King Dolphy also won 2...