Why is ‘Otso’ ‘Pinoy Big Brother’s’ most explosive season yet

Pinoy Big Brother has always been controversial. Over the past few years, we’ve seen how each edition exploded with interesting personalities (though, some not so) that didn’t only made headlines, but also offered a chance for TV audiences to see their own selves in them; through the relatable stories of Kuya’s housemates. There are a lot of things you can expect every time a new season begins, though most of which are not exactly the ones you would look forward to; which include the boys …

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Benefits of owning an office space

The 32-storey Parkway Corporate Center is now opening its doors to investors who want to give their businesses the singular advantage of occupying a corporate space in an intelligent, green-oriented building at Filinvest City in Alabang. Owning an office space at Parkway Corporate Center at the premier CBD in the south, Filinvest City, truly has numerous benefits. For business owners, an office space which they can call their own signifies they have achieved a major corporate milestone. With its enviable location at the gateway of …

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Does the mainstream media really putting an insult to the reputation of the medical professionals in the country?

Misrepresentation of medical practices on a lot of TV series Why not study the scene prior to shooting it? What are they trying to prove? Is medical misrepresentation purposely done to gain attention? Filipino viewers are getting smarter and keener when it comes to watching local TV shows/series. Some are just watching not because they’re fond of a specific show, but just waiting for the flaws that might give them a topic to talk about on social media as it gains different reactions from netizens. …

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BY THE NUMBERS: Rival networks ABS-CBN and GMA Network both claim lead on ratings in 2018

Network leadership in 2018 was still a split between the two largest TV stations in the country; ABS-CBN and GMA Network. At the start of 2019, the rival networks both claimed leadership in terms of ratings for the past year. ABS-CBN which uses Kantar Media Research reported 45% ratings for 2018, 7% higher than GMA Network’s 32%. The Kapamilya network also shared its winnings in the geographic segments with Total Visayas claiming the lead at 53% vs GMA Network’s 26%. Total Mindanao followed at 52% …

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‘Mary, Marry Me’: Capitalizing on Sisters’ Control Dramas

I was thrilled to see how the Gonzaga sisters—Toni and Alex do their stint together on the silver screen via this year’s Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) 2018 entry—Mary, Marry Me. This isn’t the first time that the public would see how the two women interact with each other outside of Pinoy Big Brother House. They had a reality show titled Team Gonzaga in 2014, which was viewed via the now-defunct ABS-CBNmobile platform. Unlike that mobile show, in the film, the Gonzagas still assumed the …

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A Notting Hill-like Love Story in ‘The Girl in the Orange Dress’

For 19 years now, the 1999 romantic comedy film set in Notting Hill, London that bore the same title of its setting may just be repeated in one of the official entries to the Metro Manila Film Festival 2018—The Girl in the Orange Dress. Anna Scott as portrayed by Julia Roberts in the aforementioned box-office hit British film will be revisited through the adventures and misadventures of Jericho Rosales’s role in this Quantum Films and Star Cinema co-production. But what made it different is that …

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One Great Love: Typically Untypical?

Bestselling romance novelist Nicholas Sparks once wrote that, “There’s no love like the first.” There’s truth to it, but not something people should bank on and misconstrue ‘first’ love will never ever die and that it is also the ‘one great love’. People change so as the intensity and the degree of love can change as well. For the past years, all those ‘hugot’ films have succeeded in appealing to the ‘hopeless romantic’ moviegoers, but with Regal Entertainment Incorporated’s official film entry to the Metro …

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No Regular TV Show? 10 Reasons Why Kris Aquino Is Still A Winner!

Fans have been asking Kris Aquino when she will have her big television comeback. Despite not having a regular TV Show now, we still believe that the Queen of All Media is a winner. Check out our list to know more! A lot of people have been clamoring for the return of the one and only Queen of All Media, Ms. Kris Aquino to the small screen. Her fans have been asking when she will have her big television comeback. Kris Aquino has been very …

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PhilPop 2018’s Top Five to Likely Hit the Charts

From the 10 Finalists it the upcoming PhilPop, on its fifth year, it is not surprising to find two Visayan-themed songs which could likely be potential hits in the mainstream music scene. Here are the Top Five Picks: Landing in fifth place is Di Ko Man. It may be a Cebuano song, but its message is universal. Di Ko Man by Ferdinand Aragon is a reflection of how one is capable of doing everything and anything just to express one’s love and affection to the …

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PhilPop 2018’s Five Songs that need some Re-Work

There are songs that easily capture the hearts not just of its intended audience, but the general public. Listening through the 10 Finalists, frankly I have identified five songs that needed some re-work in order to impress well the listening market. Though varied in its line-up, still I think that songs mustn’t lose that sense of commercial appeal even if has to say something important. Loco de Amor: Que Horror? The Latin-injected sound may be sensual as it tried to be and at the same …

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