iCandidates face first elimination in “I Can Do That”

A whole new level of competition awaits viewers as talent-variety show “I Can Do That” begins its eliminations, with the first iCandidate getting the boot this weekend (Abril 29 and 30). In its first elimination round, the studio audience will get to vote and decide who between the two iCandidates with the lowest number of points will remain, while the other one will be sent home. Now that the stakes are higher, the eight iCandidates will pull out all the stops to save themselves from …

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“Ikaw Lang ang Iibigin,” “It’s Showtime” bring back-to-back noontime treat in Prime Tanghali

ABS-CBN’s newest series “Ikaw Lang ang Iibigin” and “It’s Showtime” will fill viewers’ television screens with love and joy in a back-to-back noontime treat in PrimeTanghali starting this Monday (May 1). Noontime will never be the same for viewers nationwide as they get a daily dose of kilig from the most-awaited reunion of Kim Chiu and Gerald Anderson, with Jake Cuenca and Coleen Garcia. The fun will also continue in “It’s Showtime” with superstars Anne Curtis, Vhong Navarro and Phenomenal Box Office Star Vice Ganda …

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Matters of the heart surround teleserye “Langit Lupa’s” finale

Quezon City, Philippines (April 27, 2017) – Love is in the air in the ABS-CBN family-oriented series Langit Lupa (Heaven and Earth) as it airs its final episode which will be seen in the Philippines via ABS-CBN and outside the homeland via TFC with streaming simulcast its Philippine airing via TFC online (TFC.tv) in key countries worldwide. A sweet surprise awaits clueless Lala (Yam Concepcion) and Princess (Xia Vigor) as Joey (Jason Abalos) and Esang (Yesha Camille) also go to Hong Kong to join them. …

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Cristy Fermin describes how “FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano” helps a lot of actors in showbiz

Columnist Cristy Fermin stated on her article how Coco Martin’s “Ang Probinsyano” helps a lot of actors in showbiz. In her Bandera article, the radio commentator shared that her friends and colleagues enjoy the ABS-CBN teleserye. She wrote: “MALIGAYANG-MALIGAYA ang mga kaibigan naming hindi kumpleto ang maghapon kapag hindi nila napapanood ang FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano ni Coco Martin. Dahil nalaman nila na hanggang sa Enero pa pala ng susunod na taon wawakasan ang matagumpay na serye ay nagpipista sila, panalo raw ang desisyon ng ABS-CBN, …

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Coleen Garcia and Billy Crawford set their wedding date

Showtime host Billy Crawford and actress Coleen Garcia remains mum on the details of their wedding next year. The couple said they’d want to keep things private for the meantime until they’re able to settle everything according to plan. “I don’t want to share it for now but it’s definitely going to be next summer,” says Coleen who admits she’s very hands-on for her wedding despite being busy on ABS-CBN’s new daytime series Ikaw lang Ang Iibigin with Gerald Anderson, Kim Chiu and Jake Cuenca. In …

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Kim Chiu admits forgiving Gerald Anderson made it possible to work with him again

Will it ever be possible to make friends with your ex boyfriend? Actress Kim Chiu was able to prove that yes, it’s possible! On the media launch of ABS-CBN’s Ikaw Lang Ang Iibigin, Kim Chiu admitted it felt awkward to be working again with Gerald Anderson who happened to be her ex boyfriend and former love team. “Una, awkward talaga kasi hindi naman kami super friends nito eh. ‘Hi, Hello’ lang kami sa ASAP. But the scenes needed more rapport. Nakakatuwa na pareho kaming professional …

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Marian Rivera returns on “Encantadia”

Fans of the GMA 7 fantasy TV series “Encantadia” will be happy to note that Kapuso Primetime Queen Marian Rivera will be back on the show. It will be recalled that when “Encantadia” began airing its episodes, Marian played the role of Ynang Reyna Mine-a. But this time, on her return to the said fantasy show, Dingdong’s wife will be playing a new character. This will also mark Marian’s return to teleserye acting after giving birth and taking care of their unica hija, Zia. Marian …

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Bianca King feels like she is starting in showbiz all over again

Actress Bianca King thanked ABS-CBN for the opportunity she has received from the Philippines’ largest network. The former Kapuso and Kapatid star said she feels like she is starting in showbiz all over again. At the press conference of her first Kapamilya project “Pusong Ligaw”, Bianca revealed, “I’m excited. Parang second wind s’ya for me. Kasi nga I thought my time in showbiz is over. But I’m very thankful na hinanap ako ng Star Creatives para sa project na ito. So, parang nag-uumpisa ako ulit.” …

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President Rodrigo Duterte renews GMA Network franchise; ABS-CBN’s application, still pending

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has signed the Republic Act No. 10925 granting GMA Network Inc. another 25-year franchise. GMA Network operated TV channels, a radio station, and an online site. The said bill allows GMA Network to operate its channels and orders it to provide air time for public service announcements, especially in times of crisis, emergency and calamity. It also strongly encourages GMA Network to “comply with the applicable labor standards” with consideration to “the nature and peculiarities of the broadcast industry.” It will be recalled …

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Bandera columnist labels Suzette Doctolero as “patola”; defends AlDub on his article

Columnist and writer Allan Diones defended GMA Network’s prime love team AlDub from Kapuso writer Suzette Doctolero. In his Bandera article, Allan shared, “FLOP ang salitang ginamit ni Suzette Doctolero sa AlDub tele­serye na Destined To Be Yours kaya UMALMA ang nasaktang fans nina Alden Richards at Maine Mendoza. “Ang tweet ng creative consultant ng Kapuso network, FLOP at WALEY dati sa ratings ang DTBY, ngayon ay nagri-rate na ito.” Allan stressed that Suzette’s claims about “Destined to Be Yours” were inappropriate. He wrote: “Totoo …

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