Sam Concepcion is the celebrity Myx VJ for the month of May

There seems to be nothing that Sam Concepcion could not do. He won a singing contest, topbilled numerous musical theater shows, starred in TV and movie projects – all these earned him adulation from fans. Now, he dabbles into a new field by being the newest MYX VJ. With his vast exposure in the music scene, Sam is definitely a shoo-in for the job. Sam is one of the homegrown artists of Universal Records, his record label for the past eight years. Sam has released …

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ANC delivers 48-hour election news coverage

The country’s most trusted news channel, embarks on a 48-hour, uninterrupted news coverage on Monday (May 13) and Tuesday (May 14). ANC’s marathon coverage will be led by seasoned journalists Tina Monzon-Palma, Cheche Lazaro, Tony Velasquez, Lynda Jumilla, Karen Davila, Pinky Webb, Ron Cruz, Coco Alcuaz, Karmina Constantino, David Celdran, and Bernadette Sembrano who will give timely updates of election events all over the country. ANC also offers comprehensive and in-depth analyses of developments by political analysts Prof. Randy David, Prof. Edmund Tayao, Prof. Prospero …

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Kim Ki-Duk’s “Pieta” premieres on Cinema One this Sunday

Viewers’ hearts will race as Cinema One presents the twisted tale of “Pieta,” the latest film of celebrated and controversial South Korean director Kim Ki-Duk. “Pieta” received the Golden Lion Award (Best Picture) at the 2012 Venice International Film Festival. The film will be shown this Sunday, May 5 at 8:00 pm on Cinema One (Channel 56 on SkyCable); this marks the Philippine premiere of “Pieta” across all platforms encompassing theatrical and television. Dubbed in Tagalog, “Pieta” unravels a series of mind-blowing events depicting both …

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ANC’s “Headstart with Karen Davila” set the news agenda this election campaign season

The “Hot Copy” segment in ANC’s “Headstart with Karen Davila” has produced some of the most controversial interviews that have set the news agenda this election campaign season amid all the political noise and talk. In it, we see candidates like we’ve never seen them before – unguarded – with no clock ticking to limit their answers. “’Hot Copy’ is actually a very good format for the candidate to shine. It gives an advantage to the candidate because he or she has a 45-minute period …

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“MMK Classics” dramatizes distant Filipinos’ search for life and love in a foreign land this May

The Filipino Channel (TFC) continues to read through the stories on the lives and loves of Filipinos overseas on MMK Classics this month. Join come-backing actress G Toengi and showbiz royalty Ryan Eigennman in the episode Apron on May 4 (May 5 Pacific time) as they portray a young couple who is faced with financial crisis and the challenges of living life overseas. In a touching story on our World War II veterans, Noel Trinidad, Nanding Josef and Joji Isla portray former military personnel who …

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TFC, Bro, Cinema One Global & ANC – available on OSN starting May 1

ABS-CBN Corporation, a publicly listed Philippine firm and the country’s largest Filipino multimedia network, announced today that its subsidiary, ABS-CBN Middle East, has partnered with OSN, the leading pay-TV network in the Middle East and North Africa, to bring viewers in the region the world’s best Filipino news and entertainment content. Beginning May 1, OSN subscribers on direct-to-home and cable platforms in the Middle East can enjoy four new Filipino channels from ABS-CBN featuring premium content across a variety of genres. Channels include TFC (The …

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Cinema One airs the internationally acclaimed Brillante Mendoza film”Captive” this Sunday

Cinema One airs the internationally acclaimed Brillante Mendoza film”Captive” that brings back the compelling and horrific 2001 Abu Sayyaff kidnapping incident in a Palawan resort, via Blockbuster Sundays this April 28 at 8:00 p.m. The film, screened in competition at the 62nd Berlin one of the International Film Festival, is one of the most realistic accounts of the infamous terrorist abduction.  Produced through Swift Productions, it stars Isabelle Huppert, world class award-winning French actress, who, with her repertoire of having done more than 90 films, …

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2012’s biggest box-office breakthroughs “The Hunger Games” premieres on Star Movies this Sunday

On April 28, 2013, Sunday at 9 PM, Star Movies will premiere one of 2012’s biggest box-office breakthroughs, “The Hunger Games,” on pay TV. This film adaptation of Suzanne Collins’ best-selling book series of the same name was a critically acclaimed top-grosser, and audiences will be excited for the chance to enjoy the action-packed drama that entertained millions of moviegoers once again in the comfort of their homes. “We were so excited to carry the title that we acquired the rights as early as when …

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Cinema One features Anne Curtis’ hit movies this July

From singing upside down in her daily noon time show, performing at the jam-packed Araneta Coliseum like a true concert performer together with experienced performer, to riding the MRT just to arrive on time for her commitments, Anne Curtis is definitely a game trooper and ready for any encounter. These stand-out qualities showing her openness to possibilities and confidence to make positive connections make Anne truly fit to become the newest ambassadress of Doublemint as she embodies the brand’s spirit, be it at work or …

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Thriller-drama “Biktima” premieres on Cinema One this Sunday

Get your heart racing this weekend with Cesar Montano’s first indie film “Biktima,” staring Angel Aquino and Mercedes Cabral this Sunday (April 21) at 8 pm on Cinema One. Shown in 2012, the thrilling drama tells the story of a life accidentally forgotten. After a rebel ambush during an on-site reporting, newscaster Alice dela Cruz (Aquino) is believed to have been killed in the rampage. With the passing of this devastating event, her husband Mark (Montano) chooses to move on from what had taken place, …

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