Entertainment News (01/20/23)

1 of 6 (FROM left) Jarlo Bâse, Barbie Almalbis, Pochoy Labog and Mark Escueta UP CONCERT Chorus Batch 2000s with Nanette Inventor and conductor Jai Aracama. A SCENE from Netflix series The Glory KOREAN actor Kim Won-Shik BRITISH singer and songwriter Mimi Webb Parokya ni Edgar’s Gab Chee Kee ill PAROKYA ni Edgar’s Chito Miranda released an […]

‘No disqualification’ despite Sinulog contingents’ withdrawal from grand parade

THE withdrawal of a contingent’s participation from the Sinulog Grand Parade will not affect the victory of its festival queen. This was the assurance made by Vince Escario, founding chairman of the Search for the Sinulog Festival Queen, on Friday night, January 13, as Talisay City’s representative, Kiara Liane Wellington, was crowned the Sinulog Festival […]

Vendors along Osmeña Blvd. hope business will be brisk with Sinulog Festival’s return

VENDORS along Osmeña Boulevard in Cebu City hope their sales will improve with the return of the Sinulog Festival, now dubbed the One Cebu Island Sinulog 2023. They’re back at their usual spot outside the Abellana National High School after a two-year hiatus because of the coronavirus pandemic. “Kalooy sa Señor Sto. Niño, karon kay […]

‘Nocebo’ out in PH cinemas January 2023

TBA Studios has acquired the Philippine theatrical distribution rights to “Nocebo,” the Filipino-Irish suspense thriller starring Eva Green (“300: Rise of an Empire”), Mark Strong (“Shazam!”) and Cebuana actress Chai Fonacier (“Patay na si Hesus”). Directed by Irish Film and Television Awards-winning filmmaker Lorcan Finnegan (“Vivarium”) and written by Garret Shanley (“Without Name”), “Nocebo” centers […]

Cannes-winning ‘Triangle of Sadness’ showing in Cebu starting Nov. 30

CEBUANOS will now have the chance to experience the critically acclaimed satirical dark comedy film “Triangle of Sadness” on the big screen starting Wednesday, Nov. 30. “Triangle of Sadness” features Filipino actress Dolly de Leon, whose stunning performance has garnered praise from film critics. De Leon, who plays cleaning lady Abigail, was named by Variety […]

MMFF 2022 films announced  

The complete lineup of films to be shown in the 48th Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) was announced on Thursday in a post on the film festival official’s Facebook page.  The final four films that complete the festival’s lineup of eight films were chosen from 22 film submissions. They are: Mikhail Red’s techno-horror film Deleter (produced by Viva Communications, […]

Stuff to do (10/14/22)

1 of 5 The Pen kicks off Christmas with concert THE PENINSULA Manila kicks off the holiday season on Oct. 14 with the annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and festive music by The CompanY, 92AD, and The Peninsula Strings at The Lobby. While the lights, decorations, and stars have changed through the years, The Pen’s […]

Asia’s First Hybrid Online to Offline Festival to Bring Sim Racers and Entertainers Rriley and Haneri to Scape

SINGAPORE, Aug 29, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Legion of Racers, with support from the Singapore Tourism Board, will be organising the HyperDrive Cities (HDC) 2022 Festival from 23 to 25 September. To be held at Orchard Road, this will be Asia’s first hybrid online to offline festival that combines live sim […]