Xian Lim reacts to being called ‘mayabang,’ ‘laos,’ ‘paminta’

MANILA, Nov 19 (Mabuhay) — With a decade-long career in showbiz and as a public figure, Xian Lim has learned how to handle criticism and hateful comments about him. Lim prefers to avoid them altogether, he said, but for the purpose of his latest YouTube vlog, the actor went...

Aiko finds new love

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Aiko Melendez’s friends are hoping she doesn’t get brokenhearted again. She reportedly is seeing a new guy. She’s quite fond of him, and even her family likes him. His name is Mario Claudio and he is from Spain. He stays in Cebu, where he has a...

Spandau Ballet, Blake, 9 Filipino cast members of Miss Saigon West End to perform at ‘ASAP 20 Live in London’

World-class U.K-based mainstream acts confirmed to join Europe’s biggest Filipino event on September 6, 2015 at The SSE Arena Wembley LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM   – “It just keeps getting bigger.” This was the enthusiastic statement of ABS-CBN Managing Director of Europe, Middle East...

Xian: On being Kim’s Mr. Right

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Any man would be privileged to be someone’s Mr. Right – especially if that someone is actress Kim Chiu. Xian Lim, Kim’s on-screen partner, knows she has referred to him as such during the launch of her album. Incidentally, Kim’s album contains the song...

Kim on friendship with Maja: Sobrang okay namin

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Former best friends Kim Chiu and Maja Salvador are taking things one step at a time as far as their relationship is concerned. Salvador admitted that while she and Chiu are back on good terms, they no longer call or text each other as frequently. Chiu...

Toni on Bb. Pilipinas: I was told to host that way

Toni Gonzaga has replied to criticisms of her hosting during the Binibining Pilipinas coronation night last Sunday, pointing out that she was given instructions to lighten up the atmosphere of the three-hour-long pageant. The event, which was held at the Araneta Coliseum in...

Why Xian feels friendship with Kim might level up

Actor Xian Lim is hoping regular on-screen partner Kim Chiu will be his Valentine this coming February 14. “Para sa akin, the best invitation sa Valentine’s is surprise,” he said. Although they have yet to take their relationship to the next level, Lim vowed to just continue...

Kim, Xian to reunite for new TV series

Fans of Kim Chiu and Xian Lim will have something to look forward to in the coming year, as ABS-CBN recently confirmed reports that the rumored couple will star in an unnamed 2015 television project. In an official statement, the Kapamilya network also confirmed Lim’s departure...

Blockbuster KimXi tandem returns with Ai Ai in the wacky ‘Past Tense’

TFC@theMovies brings current number one Filipino comedy film to 38 theatres in the U.S. and 13 in Canada starting December 5 REDWOOD SHORES, CA – The last time Kim Chiu and Xian Lim teamed up on the big screen under award-winning director Mae Cruz Alviar – which was just in...

Kim hoping for third straight mega hit with Xian

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Although they have already done two movies together, not to mention several TV dramas and even live shows, actress Kim Chiu still finds it “refreshing” to be working again with onscreen leading man Xian Lim. “Parang ang tagal na naming...