The Night Agent Accepts Its Next Mission: Season 2

Netflix renews The Night Agent for a second season consisting of 10 episodes. The series, which is produced by Sony Pictures Television Studios, premiered on March 23, 2023, and immediately reached Netflix’s Top 10. The series debuted in the #1 spot on the English TV List with 168.71M hours viewed, making it the most viewed title this week. The action-thriller ranks #3 for premiere week of viewing across all Season 1 TV and appeared in the Top 10 in 93 countries. 

Creator / Showrunner / Executive Producer: Shawn Ryan (The Shield, S.W.A.T.) with MiddKid Productions.

The Itchyworms dedicate new song “Panic In My Mind” to Chino Singson

The upbeat, ‘60s-inspired track can also be interpreted in many ways, according to lead vocalist and drummer Jazz Nicolas 

The Itchyworms are back with an upbeat, retro-pop tune that deals with the dread of knowing that your loved one will be moving away to a different place for good.

Their new single “Panic In My Mind” was specifically written for their bandmate Chino Singson, who moved to Canada with his family to start a new life. 

The Pope's Exorcist is your next must-watch horror movie

Bringing the story of Father Gabriele Amorth, known by some as the Dean of Exorcists and to others as the Vatican’s Exorcist, to the big screen was no easy task. 

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Before The Pope’s Exorcist, other producers had tried to adapt Father Amorth’s best-selling memoirs into a film but none were able to convince the celebrated priest – except for Michael Patrick Kaczmarek, one of the producers of The Pope’s Exorcist. 

HBO Releases Official Trailer An Key Art For The Fourth And Final Season of Succession

HBO has released the official trailer and key art for the fourth and final season of the Emmy®-winning HBO Original drama series Succession. The ten-episode season debuts Monday, March 27 on HBO and HBO GO. The series, created by Jesse Armstrong, explores themes of power and family dynamics through the eyes of patriarch Logan Roy (Brian Cox) and his four grown children, Kendall (Jeremy Strong), Siobhan (Sarah Snook), Roman (Kieran Culkin), and Connor (Alan Ruck).

In Season 4, the sale of media conglomerate Waystar Royco to tech visionary Lukas Matsson (Alexander Skarsgård) moves ever closer. The prospect of this seismic sale provokes existential angst and familial division among the Roys as they anticipate what their lives will look like once the deal is complete. A power struggle ensues as the family weighs up a future where their cultural and political weight is severely curtailed.

Steel Magnolias Set April 1 & 2

Are you ready to paint the town blush and bashful ? 

The award-winning Broadway play by Robert Harling STEEL MAGNOLIAS is coming to Cebu.

The play is a comedy-drama about the bond among a group of Southern women in northwest Louisiana. The title suggests the "female characters are as delicate as magnolias but as tough as steel". 

Featuring Charlene Virlouvet, Liana San Diego, Clariza Mae Sevilla, Dahlia Alegre-Borres, Yvette Yntig, and Marlinda Angbetic Tan. Directed by Allan Nazareno and Vincent Paul D. Gaton

Global Superstar And Grammy® Award-Winning Artists Ed Sheeran Takes Viewers On An Intimate Journey Behind His Life and Multiplatinum Hits In Disney+ Original Series "Ed Sheeran: The Sum Of It All"

All Episodes of the Four-Part Docuseries Premiere Globally Wednesday, May 3, on Disney+

From Emmy Award®-Winning Producers at Fulwell 73 Productions (‘Elton John Live: Farewell from Dodger Stadium,’ ‘Adele: One Night Only,’ ‘The GRAMMY Awards’), ‘Ed Sheeran: The Sum of It All,’ Will Blend Exclusive, Never-Before-Seen Personal Archive, Interviews and Compelling Performances To Reveal a Very Personal Side to Sheeran and How His Experiences Shaped Him as an Artist Today

Sheeran’s New Single, ‘Eyes Closed,’ Out This Friday, March 24, With His Latest Album ‘ – ’ (Pronounced ‘Subtract’), Arriving Everywhere May 5

Disney+ announced today the four-part docuseries “Ed Sheeran: The Sum of It All,” in which Emmy Award-winning producers at Fulwell 73 Productions (“Elton John Live: Farewell from Dodger Stadium “Adele: One Night Only,” ”The GRAMMY Awards”) will take viewers on a journey around the world spotlighting how an unlikely child with a stutter rose to fame to become one of the biggest global music superstars and how his chart-topping hits were born. “Ed Sheeran: The Sum of It All,” from Disney Branded Television, is set to premiere globally Wednesday, May 3, on Disney+.

All Roads Lead To The Robinsons Appliances’ 2023 Race to a Minute's Last Stop

After a nationwide tour of Robinsons Malls in the country, Robinsons Appliances’ 2023 Race to a Minute has come to its final pitstop at the Galleria South, last Saturday, March 25 with four teams set to compete for the final challenges of the game.

The games started with Robinsons Valencia in Bukidon (Mindanao) last March 5, then to Robinson Galleria Cebu (Visayas) last March 11, and Robinsons Tuguegarao (Luzon) last March 18. And finally they reached the final pitsop at Galleria South as they go head-to-head to take home up to  PHP220,000 worth of appliances and gadgets from Robinsons Appliances

vivo Officially Launches the vivo V27 Series, the Industry's First-Ever Pocket Studio Device

vivo, one of the leading smartphone brands in the Philippines, has officially launched the newest addition to its V lineup– the vivo V27 Series. This new flagship smartphone boasts a first-of-its-kind technology in the industry, the Aura Portrait Algorithm, that will elevate users’ mobile photography game with a studio-level experience right in their hands.

This new lineup offers two variants– the vivo V27 5G and vivo V27e. The vivo V27e will be officially available for pre-order in vivo’s E-store from March 22-29, while fans can pre-order the vivo V27 5G from April 10-16.

With the vivo V27 Series dubbed as The Aura Portrait Master, vivo encourages its fans to radiate their best aura anytime and anywhere with their very own pocket studio, the vivo V27 and the vivo V27e.

Start Your Budding Sustainable Lifestyle with Babyflo Gentle Buds Eco-Friendly

Babyflo, a trusted brand under Philusa Corporation, strengthens its commitment to giving the best care for our daily hygiene needs while caring for the environment with the recent launch of its - new line of eco-friendly cotton buds.

Philusa has long been a key advocate for sustainability, with the primary vision of delivering greener alternatives for many of their iconic brands such as Babyflo and Cleene, where they have implemented biodegradable, recyclable, and other sustainable options for their products as well as campaigns calling for effective actions for the environment. 

Family friendly deals from Toyota await this March so you can start the fun!

Find happiness in a brand-new mobility partner for the fam

Summer is just around the corner – you know what that means? It’s the perfect time to start planning for your next getaway with the fam! This March, Toyota Motor Philippines is offering payment options and perks that are sure to bring in the fun to your next family road trip.

More fun with Toyota’s flexible options

Make new memories with the fam with a brand-new Innova. Get the 2.8 J Dsl M/T variant for only PHP178,650 downpayment under the Pay Low option. This option allows customers to purchase a new vehicle for as low as 15% downpayment with free insurance for the first year, free LTO registration for three years, and no chattel mortgage at 60 months to pay via all-in cash out.

C-Lium Fibre Pushes for #HealthGoals Via Habit Formation in 2023 Campaign

The top-of-mind brand promotes the benefit of daily fiber supplementation in preventing chronic diseases with #PushNaYanWithMyDailyFiber 

Three years into the pandemic but moving towards a sense of normalcy in our lives, C-Lium Fibre, the top-of-mind psyllium fiber brand¹ is inspiring Filipinos to realize their health goals through habit formation so they can continue to be more present for the people who matter in their lives. 

With its 2023 campaign “Push Na `Yan With My Daily Fiber” PascualLab’s fiber food supplement brand C-Lium Fibre hopes to create awareness of the importance of good lifestyle and nutrition habits and how these can prevent chronic diseases. ² 

Cedric Escobar Is Ready To Bring Feels With "Di Na Ba"

From singing at gospel choirs and entering competitions in the USA, particularly New York, Cedric Escobar really puts his heart in his passion for music as he comes back to the Philippines and start his musical career with PolyEast Records. The 23-year-old artist is set to make a mark in OPM with his heartbreaking ballad titled ‘Di Na Ba.

Though he wanted to go to music school, his parents opposed his plans which led him to go with a medical course at Queens College, New York. However, this did not stop him to pursue his passion which will come in an unexpected opportunity.

Erceflora Kiddie gives kids a fun trip to a healthy gut with the Batang Matatag Bus

The Todo Tatag Playground taught parents and kids how to build positive habits starting with maintaining a healthy gut

Summer is approaching and kids are getting excited to spend more time out and playing in the sun. It’s not always easy for parents to think of fun and productive ways to keep kids entertained, but the Batang Matag Bus rolled in just in time to give kids a day of play with a lot of cool learning experiences tucked in.

With pandemic blues mostly out of the way, parents are on even higher alert to make sure kids stay healthy and protected as they continue to explore the world around them. However, more than sanitizing hands and keeping surroundings clean, the most crucial first step is making sure kids are healthy on the inside because 70% of the body’s immunity comes from the gut.

Ultimate celeb ‘momager’ Kris Jenner stars in the music video for Meghan Trainor’s “Mother”

The GRAMMY® Award-winning, global superstar may be an actual mother, but she’s proving she embodies the word in more ways than one

Photo credit: Katia Temkin

After dominating the Philippine charts with her viral TikTok hit “Made You Look,” Meghan Trainor marks another formidable comeback with the music video release of her new single “Mother,” starring ultimate celebrity ‘momager’ Kris Jenner.

Meghan is giving us one of her most iconic videos yet with “Mother.” Not only is Meghan serving ultimate Hollywood glam, she also enlisted mother-of-all-mothers Kris Jenner to star in the video, directed by longtime collaborator Charm LaDonna. The pair glow as they dance and sing along to the doo-wop inspired track, which samples The Chordettes’s 1954 hit, “Mr. Sandman.” 

Maya's world-class rebrand grabs coveted global, local awards


Multiple wins at Spikes Asia, Anvil, Kidlat Awards for the country’s #1 Digital Bank

Financial services leader Maya received top accolades at several prestigious global and local award programs for its game-changing rebrand and repositioning that propelled its consumer business to become the #1 digital banking app in the Philippines.  

Maya garnered top marks at 2023 Spikes Asia, a remarkable count of 11 trophies at the 58th Anvil Awards, 11 titles at the 15th Kidlat Awards, and recognitions at the WARC Awards for Asian Strategy and Global Mobile (GLOMO) Awards.   

Don't Miss The "Dungeons & Dragons" The Tavern Experience At SM Megamall On March 25 & 26

An epic adventure awaits. Get ready to enter the “DUNGEONS & DRAGONS: HONOR AMONG THIEVES” Tavern, an intimate and immersive experience where travelers step inside the world of Dungeons & Dragons and get a first taste of the lands, characters, and magic that will fill their adventure in theaters. 

Experience a weekend of epic fun and adventure as you battle with your friends in the tabletop adventure games. Learn how to paint miniature D&D figurines, take a photo at the gelatinous cube and spectacular standee.

Date: March 25 & 26

Venue: SM Megamall Mega Fashion Hall

Time: 10:00AM – 9:00PM

Admission to the Tavern is free! Everyone is welcome.

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KAIA brims with magnetic confidence on empowering pop anthem “5678”

The P-Pop quintet celebrates International Women’s Month with a bop that aims to inspire women to never give up on their dreams

P-Pop girl group KAIA celebrates International Women’s Month with the release of “5678,” a dance-pop track about preparing to face everything your way, no matter what anyone else says.

Penned by the members of KAIA with the help of Ohwon Lee, PaperPlanet, and LEO, “5678” stands out as a fired-up anthem aimed towards inspiring women everywhere to never give up on their dreams. 

Post-Apocalyptic Japanese Anime "Tengoku Daimakyo" To Debut This April On Disney+

Based on the award-winning manga series, this breath-taking adaptation

from the team behind “Ghost in the Shell” follows Maru and Kiruko as they set off on their mission to find Heaven

On April 1, the highly anticipated anime adaptation of the award-winning manga series Tengoku Daimakyo (“Heavenly Delusion”) will debut on Disney+.

Based on the series of the same name by Masakazu Ishiguro, Tengoku Daimakyo opens in the ruins of Tokyo 15 years after the world has been brought to its knees by an unprecedented disaster. With only small, isolated clusters of civilization left, Kiruko is shocked to receive a mysterious request asking her to “take this child to Heaven” before the messenger suddenly passes away. With next to no information to go off, Kiruko and Maru set off on a journey in search of “Heaven”, all the while trying to avoid “Hiruko” - a strange creature who hunts the remaining members of the human race.

Starring Gen Sato (Dr Stone: New World, Hoshi no Samidare) as Maru; Sayaka Senbongi (Bocchi the Rock!, Extreme Hearts) as Kiruko; and Hibiku Yamamura (Buddy Daddies, Akiba Meido Sensou) as Tokio, Tengoku Daimakyo is produced by Production I.G., the masterminds behind Psycho-Pass and Ghost In The Shell, is written by Makoto Fukami (Black Rock Shooter: Dawn Fall) and is directed by Hirotaka Mori.

As part of today’s announcement, two previously unseen pieces of artwork from the upcoming series were also released, depicting Maru and Kiruko, and a group of children living in a beautiful walled world

Set to debut April 1, with new episodes released every Saturday on Disney+, today’s announcement comes as part of The Walt Disney Company’s expanded strategic collaboration with leading publishing house Kodansha. Fans of Japanese anime can subscribe to Disney+ today to enjoy access to other incredible anime titles including Tokyo Revengers: Christmas Showdown Arc, about a reformed bad boy who uses his accidentally acquired powers to go back in time and save his high school girlfriend from being murdered, as well as countless hours of other world class entertainment.

Begin streaming Tengoku Daimakyo from April 1 on Disney+.

New Poster for "Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part One" Features Epic Stunt

Paramount Pictures has just debuted the official poster for Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part One starring Tom Cruise.

Check out the one-sheet art below and watch Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part One in Philippine theaters this July.

Watch the Teaser Trailer at:

Watch the Stunt Featurette at:

About Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part One

Paramount Pictures and Skydance present a Tom Cruise Production a film by Christopher McQuarrie, Tom Cruise in Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part One.

Cast and Character Art For Revolutionary New Japanese Series “DRAGONS OF WONDERHATCH” Revealed

Combining both live action and anime elements, the upcoming series stars Sena Nakajima, Daiken Okudaira and Mackenyu, and will debut this winter exclusively on Disney+

This winter, audiences are invited to marvel at Dragons of Wonderhatch – a revolutionary new series that spans both live action and anime worlds to tell an unforgettable story. Available exclusively on Disney+, the main cast for the series’ anime world and several pieces of character artwork were recently revealed for the first time.

PLDT Home wins big at 58th Anvil Awards, bags the Platinum and the Grand Anvil Awards

PLDT Home prevails at the 58th Anvil Awards as the most-awarded company this year, taking home the highly prestigious Platinum and Grand Anvil citations for their impactful advocacies and campaigns.

“We at PLDT Home are grateful for and humbled by the recognition of the Public Relations Society of the Philippines’ highest awards of Platinum and Grand Anvils bestowed on our purpose-driven campaigns. Some of our winning initiatives, like Madiskarte Moms PH and #UsapTayo, may have been conceived and launched during the COVID-19 pandemic, but their positive impact on the lives of Filipinos continues,”  said Cheryl P. Loyola, PLDT Home Assistant Vice President and Head of Public Relations and Influencer Management.

Upcoming Governor of Kiwanis Philippine Luzon District shines in Malaysia

If you’re going to check one of the characteristics of a leader, one is definitely and undoubtedly with a charm. Aside from being smart, capable and always has a ready smile. Glenda Veloria Hufano who was also one of the cultural performer during the recent 48th Asia Pacific Convention in Port Dickson, Malaysia was congratulated by Kiwanians from all over Asia and the USA, praising her for the exceptional cultural dance performance showcasing 4 different local dance in the Philippines. 

The dance presentation from Philippine Luzon District, was based on the following concept:

Banga: is a earthen pot made of clay that can be round or spherical jar used for fetching water. 

Salisid: A courtship dance that symbolizes a rooster trying to attract of the attention of a hen. 

Ragragsakan dance: is an adaption of a tradition in which Kalinga women gather and prepare for a peace pact. 

Home Credit set to empower 10 million Filipinos as it gears up for its 10th year in the Philippines

Home Credit Philippines (HCPH), the country’s leading consumer finance company, kicks off its 10th anniversary celebration with the goals of providing more Filipinos access to credit and reaching 10 million customers within 2023.

As the company celebrates its decade-long service in the country this October, Home Credit continues to progressively expand its operations and provide customers with a complete ecosystem of products and service offerings suited to their individual needs and lifestyles.

In 2022, Home Credit ended the year strong with a customer base of 9.3 million. The expansion of its services to different lifestyle segments and categories played a big part in enabling Filipinos to afford a more rewarding life.

“Our goal of a financially empowered Philippines comes true every year, one customer at a time. In our 10 years of service in the country, we aim to empower 10 million customers by the end of 2023 and continue to serve more Filipinos in the years to come. More than delivering innovative and accessible financial services, we celebrate the relationships we have built with our stakeholders and customers over the past decade, and this we choose to continue above and beyond,” shares Home Credit Philippines’ Chief Executive Officer, David Minol.

Anything, anytime, anywhere

As a leading consumer finance provider, pioneering buy now, pay later (BNPL) services in the country, Home Credit has grown its local roots in the past decade and developed a much deeper understanding of the local market. The company has seen the need to expand its lifestyle offerings and finance solutions to better support the ever-evolving needs and demand of Filipinos in this new generation.

Over the years, Home Credit has expanded to a robust 15,000 partner stores across 75 provinces in the country and has aggressively grown its online presence through the My Home Credit App. The company has also forged partnerships with the country’s biggest brands and retailers, building a wide selection of 300+ lifestyle commodities ranging from gadgets and smartphones, appliances and furniture, to bicycles and motorcycle accessories, sports equipment, and many more.

From once to always

Since entering the country in 2013, Home Credit has empowered millions of Filipinos to access more financial solutions through its expanded range of product options.

Aside from product loans, the company also offers existing customers with good payment histories the opportunity to avail themselves of Cash Loan, which helps them to be more financially capable. To date, Home Credit has disbursed over 1.8 million Cash Loans to its customers, in which 90% of the contracts were signed digitally and 20% of the applications were processed through the My Home Credit App.

Home Credit boasts of having the fastest cash loan approval and disbursement in 1 minute – the best in the market. Customers can enjoy the flexibility of the Cash Loan offers ranging from Php 3,000 to Php 150,000 and repayment terms from six to 48 months.

Nurturing relationships, building protection

Home Credit believes that availing of its financing products is not the end of the customers’ journey but only the start of it. The company wants to further build meaningful relationships with its customers and be their ally in advocating proactive measures to keep themselves and their families safe and protected.

With this, Home Credit also offers solutions to give the best protection to its customers. They have the option to purchase a range of protection packages: Device Protection which can be upgraded with an extended warranty for accidental damage protection; Extra Care for flexibility in managing payments; Home Content to protect and cover home belongings from any unfortunate incidents; and an innovative Personal Payment Protection that offers unlimited telemedicine service, death and accident coverage, and medical reimbursement.

Serving customers, valuing communities

As the lifestyle partner of every Filipino, Home Credit remains steadfast in its mission of empowering Filipinos, Para sa Life. The company has focused on advocating financial literacy, which aligns with Home Credit’s thrust of championing environmental, social and governance (ESG).

Last year, Home Credit’s flagship financial literacy program Wais sa Home reached more than 20 million Filipinos across the country and has driven onsite financial literacy programs in various provinces, particularly in the communities of Pampanga, Iloilo, Guimaras, Capiz, Antique, and Aklan.

The company also commits to a greener earth with 30 million sheets of paper saved in overall transactions, an equivalent of 2,000 trees conserved due to its digitalization initiative. Aside from that, Home Credit also promotes equity by providing more substantial purchasing power for women who comprise 52% of its customer base.

Home Credit, as the market leader in the consumer finance sector, not only finds strength in numbers but in the strong connections it has made among stakeholders and consumers alike. In its 10th year in the Philippines, the company seeks to become a standard in the consumer finance industry with its commitment to innovation, customer satisfaction, and financial inclusion.

Home Credit Philippines is a financing company duly licensed and supervised by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP).  To know more about the latest updates from the company, visit its official website You may also follow its official Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok accounts. Customers are also encouraged to download the My Home Credit App on Google Play to learn more about the latest promos and see what’s new in the Marketplace.

Golden Stars - The Golden Haven's Top Performers

Golden Haven, the most trusted name in the deathcare
industry, recently mounted its much-anticipated
“The Golden Stars” Sales Summit.
Golden Haven, the most trusted name in the deathcare industry, recently mounted its much-anticipated “The Golden Stars” Sales Summit, its first in-person grand event since pandemic restrictions eased up. Held on March 7 and 8 in Las Pinas City, the summit gathered the organization’s key assets—its hard-working and dynamic sales agents and managers who have helped drive Golden Haven to its stellar status today.

Representing Golden Haven’s digital and in-person sales forces from 30 branches across the country, this year’s special honorees were the company’s top performers who were recognized during the event’s highlight—the Awards Night held at The Crossing Café. The occasion also provided an excellent opportunity for attendees to network and share their insights and best practices with their colleagues.

Ben&Ben, Zack Tabudlo, Ebe Dancel and more to headline Zark’s Fest 2023

This year’s edition of the Manila-based food and music festival gets bigger with a more exciting lineup of performers, activities, and programs

After a hugely successful debut in 2019, Zark’s Fest returns this summer with their biggest offering in live music and comfort grub.

Presented and produced by Zark’s Burgers, a popular burger joint in the Philippines, and organized by GNN Entertainment Productions, the hybrid festival promises to treat its patrons with an exciting music lineup, more inclusive programming, a dedicated space for lifestyle, crafts, and arts merchants, and most especially, a hearty serving of American comfort food, the Zark’s way.

Get Ultra-Clear photos with the new HONOR X8a for only Php 10,990

With the new HONOR X8a and its DSLR-like 100 MP Ultra-Clear Camera, you can now capture more life moments in high definition! If you avail during pre-order until March 24, you can even get a FREE HONOR Earbuds worth Php 1,590.

HONOR Philippines GTM Manager Steven Yan, Country Manager Sean Yuan, Vice President Stephen Cheng, Brand Marketing Manager Joepy Libo-on, PR Manager Pao Oga with Home Credit Philippines Partner Marketing Lead Richard Sarinas

Globe Business and Mapúa Malayan Digital College Team Up for Enhanced Learning Experiences

In today’s highly digital world, pushing the limits of education beyond the four walls of the classroom is what Mapúa Malayan Digital College (MMDC), one of the country’s primary digital-first colleges, has been aiming for. This vision has come to fruition - in partnership with Globe Business, they are now able to equip students with reliable internet connection that allows them to learn and participate in classes from anywhere, whether at home, at designated Learning Hubs, or even while out doing part-time or full-time work. 

“Mapúa has always been a game changer in the education sector. We always aim to innovate and modernize our services for the learners,” said Noel Torregoza, Instructional System Design Director of Mapúa Malayan Digital College. “As such, it's important to us to find partners who share the same values and beliefs, such as Globe Business.”

Disney+ Sets May 24 Premiere Date For Highly Anticipated Original Series "American Born Chinese"

Today, Disney+ revealed the May 24 premiere date for the Disney+ Original series “American Born Chinese,” a genre-hopping action-comedy from Disney Branded Television series produced by 20th Television.

Based on the graphic novel of the same name by Gene Luen Yang, "American Born Chinese" tells the story of Jin Wang, an average teenager juggling his high school social life with his home life. When he meets a new foreign student on the first day of the school year, even more worlds collide as Jin is unwittingly entangled in a battle of Chinese mythological gods.

Uncover the Terrifying Truth Behind "The Pope's Exorcist" in New Vignette

Columbia Pictures has just shared The Pope’s Exorcist vignette that gives an inside look at the true story that the film is inspired by, and contains footage of the real Father Gabriele, played in the horror thriller by Russell Crowe.

Check out the vignette below and watch the film exclusively in cinemas across the Philippines very soon.  


Dulaang UP’s Kung Paano Nanalo sa Karera si Rosang Taba

After two years of hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic that has led to a global health crisis, Dulaang UP reopened its doors through the staging of Floy Quintos’ The Reconciliation Dinner at the University Theater Main Hall Stage in November 2022. 

After the successful run of The Reconciliation Dinner, Dulaang UP’s first offering for its 45th theatre season, we are excited to be back on stage with an adaptation of Dean Francis Alfar’s How Rosang Taba Won a Race, a children’s story that amplifies the voices of the oppressed. The adaptation Kung Paano Nanalo sa Karera si Rosang Taba is written by award-winning playwrights Maynard Manansala and Rody Vera, and directed by José Estrella in collaboration with her mentees Issa Manalo Lopez and Mark Dalacat. Lopez is currently DUP’s Artistic Director while Dalacat is a graduating BA Theatre Arts student from the Department of Speech Communication and Theatre Arts.

Ebe Dancel to stage repeat of “Sa Wakas: 20th Anniversary” Concert

The award-winning singer-songwriter will be joined by ex-Sugarfree drummer Mitch Singson to honor the album’s lasting impact in the Philippine music scene

Due to insistent public demand, Filipino singer-songwriter Ebe Dancel stages a repeat of Sa Wakas: 20th Anniversary Celebration, happening on March 31, 2023 (Friday), from 6pm onwards at 123 Block, Mandala Park.

Celebrating the enduring legacy of Sugarfree’s iconic debut album, Sa Wakas The Repeat: 20th Anniversary Celebration will feature a longer, full-length set by Ebe Dancel and drummer Mitch Singson, as well as guest performances and surprises.

"Dungeons & Dragons" Gets 100% Fresh Rating, Holds Sneaks Previews Mar 20 & 21

Days after its sensational premiere at the SXSW Festival where it captivated fans and critics, Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves will have a two-day special sneak previews in cinemas nationwide this coming Monday & Tuesday, March 20 & 21.  Check out your favorite theaters for the screening schedule and admission prices.

Catch these sneaks and be among the first in the world to see Dungeons & Dragons which will open in the US on March 31st yet.  In the Philippines, it opens wide two days earlier on March 29.

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A charming thief and a band of unlikely adventurers undertake an epic heist to retrieve a lost relic, but things go dangerously awry when they run afoul of the wrong people.  Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves brings the rich world and playful spirit of the legendary roleplaying game to the big screen in a hilarious and action-packed adventure.

Time to visit Las Piñas Bamboo Organ: Probably the oldest and biggest in the world

By Jerome Carlo Paunan

Probably the biggest and oldest musical instrument of its kind, the Las Piñas Bamboo Organ is a unique and remarkable device that has captured the attention of music enthusiasts and history buffs around the world. Considered as a Philippine National Treasure, the bamboo organ can be found in its home inside the St. Joseph Church in Las Piñas City in Metro Manila. The organ is renowned for its beautiful sound and unique construction, which uses bamboo as its primary material.

Jennifer Lawrence's New Comedy "No Hard Feelings" Drops a Trailer

A girl's gotta do what a girl’s gotta do. Jennifer Lawrence stars in Columbia Pictures’ new comedy No Hard Feelings.  Check out the official trailer below and watch the film exclusively in cinemas across the Philippines this June.  

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About No Hard Feelings

Jennifer Lawrence produces and stars in No Hard Feelings, a laugh-out-loud, edgy comedy from director Gene Stupnitsky (Good Boys) and the co-writer of Bad Teacher.

Barbie Forteza And David Licauco Star In Ben&Ben’s “The Way You Look At Me” Music Video

Following the digital release of Ben&Ben’s impressive cover of “The Way You Look At Me” just last January, Universal Records Philippines is set to unveil its official music video this March, as part of the label’s epic 20th year anniversary tribute to OPM hitmaker and Asia’s Romantic Balladeer Christian Bautista.

Every single #BarDa fans out there are in for a lovely treat as two of the biggest and sought-after young stars of today will be starring in this visual spectacle.

Barbie Forteza and David Licauco are bringing their acting prowess and undeniable star power to the music video that depicts a melancholic tale of love and loss.

“It’s as if my heart knows you’re the missing piece” — perhaps is one of the most amorous lines in “The Way You Look At Me”. But what if that missing piece isn’t going to be found or will never return again?

JCI Manila Launches Project CPAG to Raise Awareness and Provide Support for Cerebral Palsy Patients

Junior Chamber International (JCI) Manila, a leadership development organization dedicated to creating positive change in communities, has launched Project CPAG (Cerebral Palsy Awareness Group) this month in line with Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month. The group aims to continue to increase knowledge and raise awareness of the public on cerebral palsy and provide support for marginalized families with children who have cerebral palsy (CP). The chapter began helping the CP community in 2015 and pioneered programs under the Golden Heart initiative

Snag the realme 10 Pro 5G Coca-Cola® Edition for as low as PHP18,499 this March 19 on Shopee

Set your alarms for 12MN and be one of the lucky 589 owners of the limited-edition model, with a PHP500 discount for the first 100 customers

realme Philippines, the two-year consecutive champion according to Canalys and IDC sell-in reports published 2021 & 2022, pops into summer by unveiling its most refreshing model yet: the realme 10 Pro 5G Coca-Cola® Edition. 

P-Pop girl group YARA inks record deal with Sony Music Entertainment, releases debut single “ADDA"

Filipino four-member act YARA joins the esteemed roster of Sony Music Entertainment, an established record label known for producing some of the biggest names in P-Pop.

The promising rookie embarks on a journey with newfound independence—thanks to the guidance of their record label, and their insistence to leave a mark in the burgeoning Philippine music scene. 

“Sony Music PH and YARA are a match made in heaven,” the all-women group shares. “We were surprised that our vision and passion for music are the same. After everything that we’ve gone through, we are very happy that we finally found someone with whom we are confident to work with especially with our music.”

Dream Theater bound for Manila with their "Top of the World Tour" Concert 

DREAM THEATER, an American progressive metal rock band composed of James LaBrie (vocals), John Petrucci (guitars), Jordan Rudess (keyboards), John Myung (bass), and Mike Mangini (drums), will be performing live at the Smart Araneta Coliseum for the "Top of the World Tour" concert on Thursday, May 4, 2023. The show starts at 8 p.m.  

In 2019, the two-time Grammy nominated quintet embarked on a sold-out tour in support of both “Distance Over Time” and the 20th anniversary of “Scenes from a Memory” planned to stretch well into the next year. Nevertheless, a Global Pandemic foiled those plans. The musicians found themselves at home with LaBrie in Canada and the rest of the group in the States. As fate would have it, they’d just finished construction on Dream Theater Head Quarter—a combination live recording studio, rehearsal space, control room, equipment storage, and creative hive. It proved to be a Godsend for recording, Pandemic or not. 

Watch the Music Video of "Suzume" Official Song by Radwimps

Warner Bros. Philippines has released the music video of the “Suzume” Official Song by Radwimps feat toaka.  

Check it out below and watch Makoto Shinkai’s critically acclaimed magical adventure “Suzume” now playing in cinemas across the Philippines.


On the other side of the door, was time in its entirety—

“Suzume” is a coming-of-age story for the 17-year-old protagonist, Suzume, set in various disaster-stricken locations across Japan, where she must close the doors causing devastation. 

Filipino indie pop/rock band the vowels they orbit drops sophomore EP, tuloy tuloy tuloy!

The six-track release deals with braving the challenges in life despite brokenness and pain

Filipino indie pop/rock band the vowels they orbit has finally released their sophomore EP, tuloy tuloy tuloy!, the highly anticipated follow-up to their acclaimed first record, Ang Unang Ikot. 

Released under Sony Music Entertainment, the new EP shows lyrical and music growth without losing the well-rounded charm that made them an instant favorite when they first came out.

Thematically speaking, tuloy tuloy tuloy! speaks about never letting heartbreak get the best of you, and braving the world with newfound determination even when life gets more challenging than usual. The EP also deals with the concept of taking charge of your own story to make it a better one, and embracing the brokenness inside with the wishful thinking that you’ll heal and improve someday.

"Zsazsa Zaturnnah the Musical… 'Yun Lang!" is All Set for March 17 - April 2 Performances

Are you ready to watch the latest musical theater treat from Ateneo Blue Repertory (blueREP)? 

Presented by Rizal Library, and Co-Presented by Areté, Zsazsa Zaturnnah the Musical... 'Yun Lang! is a cult classic comedy based on the graphic novel by Carlo Vergara, with Music and Lyrics by Vincent A. DeJesus, and Stage Adaptation by Chris Martinez. 

The show deals with otherworldly proportions about what it means to be queer in the Philippines. Sometimes, in the end, it takes something out of this world to bring you the truth of who you are, the range of what you can do, and the love that's been right beside you this whole time.

The cast includes award-winning performer, singer, actress, entrepreneur, and social media influencer Kim Molina as Zsazsa; Phi Palmos, Adrian Lindayag, and Shaun Ocrisma as Ada; Joshua Cabiladas, Almond Bolante and Robert Bradley Hao as Didi;  Juan Carlos Galiano, Jude Matthew Sevilla and 

GrabShare expands to more Metro Manila cities

GrabShare offers the same safe, reliable and convenient ride that Grab is known for, but at a more affordable price point

Grab Philippines officially brings GrabShare to more cities in Metro Manila. The carpooling service – which had its pilot run in Makati, BGC, Manila and select areas in Ortigas in 2022 – is now also available in Mandaluyong, Pasig, San Juan, Pateros, and select areas in Paranaque and Quezon City. 

GrabShare makes the same convenience and reliability of GrabCar more accessible and affordable for the Filipino commuter. With GrabShare, passengers can enjoy as much as 30 percent lower fares on Grab. The service’s passenger-matching feature was also further optimized to ensure that the party is headed in the same direction to avoid surprise detours, hence improving overall shared-ride duration. 

MURDER MYSTERY 2 Soon On Netflix

Four years after solving their first murder mystery, Nick and Audrey Spitz (Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston) are now full-time detectives struggling to get their private eye agency off the ground when they’re invited to celebrate the wedding of their friend the Maharaja (Adeel Akhtar) on his private island. But trouble follows the Spitzes again when the groom is kidnapped for ransom soon after the festivities begin — making each glamorous guest, family member, and the bride herself a suspect

MURDER MYSTERY 2 sends Nick and Audrey Spitz on a high-stakes case that finally gives them everything they’ve ever dreamed of: a shot at their detective agency finally becoming successful…and their long-awaited trip to Paris. The film is directed by Jeremy Garelick and also stars Mark Strong, Mélanie Laurent, Jodie Turner-Smith, Kuhoo Verma, with John Kani, and Dany Boon.Directed by Jeremy Garelick

Starring Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, Mark Strong, Mélanie Laurent, Jodie Turner-Smith, John Kani, Kuhoo Verma, Enrique Arce, Zurin Villanueva, Tony Goldwyn, Annie Mumolo with Danny Boon and Adeel Akhtar

Produced by Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, Tripp Vinson, James D. Stern, James Vanderbilt, A.J. Dix, Allen Covert. Executive Producers includes Barry Bernardi, Kevin Grady, Julie Goldstein, Lucas Smith, Charlize Theron, Beth Kono, Tim Herlihy, Kyle Newacheck.

Murder Mystery 2 film premieres on March 31, only on Netflix.


Prime Video debuts trailer of Empoy-Alessandra De Rossi reunion movie ‘Walang KaParis’

What happens when art imitates life - or heart imitates life?

Trailer available now:

The official trailer to the much-anticipated reunion movie of Empoy and Alessandra De Rossi, Walang KaParis, is finally out!

Produced by Spring Films and Viva Films, Walang KaParis also brings together the breakout tandem with their Kita Kita director (I See You) Sigrid Andrea Bernardo. The Amazon Original Movie literally means “no match” or “beyond compare”, and is a play on the story’s setting, one of the most romantic places in the world - Paris.

Walang KaParis tells the story of Jojo (Empoy), a Filipino artist in Paris, who has had many lovers, but not one of them could fill the chasm in his life occupied by the mysterious muse of his paintings. Then comes a day when a woman named Marie (De Rossi) walks up to him and claims to be the subject in his paintings. 

Join the "Shazam! Fury of the Gods" Pop-Up Experience at SM Megamall

Everyone is invited to take part in the Shazam! Fury of the Gods Pop-Up Experience, a special interactive event for fans and families, happening now until March 15 at the SM Megamall Events Center.  Admission is free!

Watch the sizzle reel of the event at

Watch the film’s trailer at

Experience the following activities when you visit the pop-up:

Shazam! Transformation Booth - Turn into your favorite superhero when you shout Shazam!

Shazam! Scream-O-Meter - Just shout the word Shazam! as loud as you can to fill up the Scream-O-Meter and win a prize!

Dragon Photo Wall - Take a selfie with Shazam and the giant dragon!

Plus, buy your advance cinema tickets to “Shazam!  Fury of the Gods” at the booth and get a chance to win surprise items.