Why Ogie lost ‘Little Big Shots’ hosting gig to Billy Crawford

Renowned OPM singer-songwriter Ogie Alcasid recounted that he was supposed to host the local version of the hit US talent show ‘Little Big Shots’ instead of Billy Crawford. “I’m just thankful to ABS-CBN that they even considered, that I was given the opportunity to do the mock shoot,” Ogie said, sharing his appreciation to ABS-CBN for being very supportive and very honest of him. “..And I’m so happy that it went to Billy. I’m very proud of him. Obviously he deserves it more than I …

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Ogie Alcasid backs TNT Champ Noven Belleza

Among the singers today, it is only Tawag ng Tanghalan resident judge, Ogie Alcasid who openly announced his support to Tawag ng Tanghalan Grand champ, Noven Belleza. The former OPM President asked everyone to pray for Noven as he hope things will be okay soon. Singer and Tawag ng Tanghalan sa Showtime resident judge, Ogie Alcasid expressed his support and prayer for Tawag ng Tanghalan grand champion Noven Belleza who was recently accused of sexual assault. “Full support kami kay Noven. I will pray for …

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Ogie Alcasid soars high with first, momentous Kapamilya album

After his refreshing return to ABS-CBN last year, OPM icon Ogie Alcasid makes another soaring move as a Kapamilya as he launches his debut album under Star Music, “NakakaLokal,” a first-of-its-kind musical collaboration with the ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra. This is the first joint project of the premiere ensemble with a solo artist in an album, a history-in-the-making in the local music industry. The symphonic music of the orchestra, led by its music director Gerard Salonga, complements Ogie’s latest offering to his fans and those eagerly …

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Regine Velasquez-Alcasid expresses sadness when her husband Ogie’s supposedly TV project went to someone else

Asia’s Songbird Regine Velasquez-Alcasid recently felt sad for her husband, singer-composer Ogie Alcasid because he lost an important TV project recently. It was reported that Alcasid was supposed to host ABS-CBN’s new international franchise called “Little Big Shots Philippines.” The management of ABS-CBN was said to have pushed for Alcasid but the franchise owners wanted someone who has a hold in the international scene, so they chose Billy Crawford instead to become its host for the Philippine version. They say if it’s not meant for you, …

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Will Empoy Marquez finally return to ABS-CBN?

Cast of Banana Sundae welcomed their guest Empoy Marquez at their show on April 9. Abante Tonite interviewed his manager Ogie Alcasid about his plans for Empoy. Will he finally return to ABS-CBN? “Pa-guest-guest lang muna sa ngayon,” said Ogie. “Pero ‘yung pagma-manage kay Empoy, mag-uusap pa uli kami kung kami pa rin ‘yung magma-manage sa kanya,” he added. Empoy is a comedian, debuted on television in 2003. He was one of the co-host and performer of the defunct ABS-CBN show “Magandang Tanghali Bayan”. He …

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PH Biggest Stars sign with ABS-CBN

The country’s biggest stars, including the hottest loveteams, remain as solid Kapamilyas after signing their respective exclusive multi-program contracts with ABS-CBN in the first quarter of 2017. ABS-CBN’s loveteams Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla (KathNiel), Liza Soberano and Enrique Gil (LizQuen), and Kim Chiu and Gerald Anderson (KimErald) will continue spreading kilig vibes in their various Kapamilya projects. “It’s Showtime” and “Gandang Gabi Vice” host Vice Ganda, “Northern Lights” lead actor Piolo Pascual, “A Love To Last” cast members Bea Alonzo, Enchong Dee, and Julia …

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Ogie Alcasid to release new album under Star Music

Ogie Alcasid has been receiving flabbergasting blessings in his career since he moved to ABS-CBN. Alcasid became one of the respectable judges in the kids edition of “Your Face Sounds Familiar.” Plus, he is sometimes performing on “ASAP.” Recently, the husband of the popular Asia’s Songbird signed an exclusive contract in Kapamilya network. Now, the songwriter revealed that he is working in his new album under Star Music. This would be the first album of Alcasid under the record label. The 49-year-old then posted a photo on his …

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Aiai delas Alas postpones wedding with 23-year-old boyfriend

Comedy Concert Queen Aiai delas Alas shared her relationship journey with her 23-year-old non-showbiz boyfriend Gerald Sibayan. According to the Kapuso comedienne, Sibayan has never failed to treat her special when there’s an occasion. “Consistent ‘yon, na every monthsary namin, may bulaklak ‘yon. Napakaimposible na wala. “Talagang doon ako humahanga ako sa kanya, hindi niya nakakalimutan talaga,” said delas Alas. In an interview with PEP.ph, Aiai proudly described how Sibayan would date her when their anniversary comes. However, the 52-year-old comedy actress said that she …

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Regine Velasquez-Alcasid explains why she will remain a loyal Kapuso artist

Asia’s Songbird Regine Velasquez-Alcasid reaffirmed that she will stay as  loyal Kapuso artist. Despite being the only original remaining host in now-defunct variety shows “SOP” and “Party Pilipinas,” Regine said that she is not tempted to switch to other network. Her former co-hosts—Jaya Ramsey, Jolina Magdangal, Janno Gibbs, Kyla, Jonalyn Viray, Jay R, and even her husband Ogie Alcasid—have transfered to ABS-CBN and TV5 respectively. However, her exclusive interview with PEP.ph revealed that the songstress is very happy with GMA network for being “generous” to …

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15 Celebrities’ Network Transfers that Shocked the PH Television

As fans, we understand that a certain celebrity might change his or her path in order to be a more successful and more well-known person. However, some decisions might bring good or bad consequences in their lives. Shocking as it seems, we can’t deny that we love to see a celebrity to transfer from one TV station to another. So here are the top 15 celebrities’ network transfer that shocked the nation. 15. Bernadette Sembrano Bernadette Sembrano found her break in the investigative documentary “The …

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