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FIRST “CANDYMAN” TRAILER OFFERS GLIMPSE TO FRESH RE-IMAGINING

Dare to say his name. Watch the first trailer of the horror thriller  Candyman  which has just been launched by Universal Pictures.

KNOWLEDGE CHANNEL FOUNDATION AND DEPED RENEW PARTNERSHIP

Knowledge Channel Foundation, Inc. (KCFI) and the Department of Education (DepEd) renewed their partnership to roll out the “Basa, Bilang” project, which seeks to develop the reading and math skills of Kindergarten to Grade 3 learners using curriculum-based videos. The partnership also offers the 10-12 month certificate course Program for Inclusive and Innovative Master Educators (PRIME) for teachers in the primary grades. “We are eager, excited and hopeful to reach more, teach more and help DepEd improve learning outcomes among Filipino children, especially in reading comprehension and mathematics,” said KCFI president and executive director Rina Lopez Bautista. 

Get Sitewide Free Shipping with ₱0 Minimum Spend and up to 90% Off at Shopee 3.3 Fashion Festival

Catch storewide sales on leading brands Maybelline, Penshoppe, Silverworks, and more on March 3 Ready your wallets because Shopee 3.3 Fashion Festival is here with discounts up to 90% off on the hottest fashion and beauty brands. On March 3, shoppers can score exclusive deals on a selection of clothing pieces and accessories from Penshoppe, Silverworks, Maybelline, and more.

BEING A SUPER SOLDIER IS IN VIN DIESEL’S VEINS IN “BLOODSHOT”

A super soldier not just trying to get the bad guys, but trying to figure out if he can trust what’s in his own mind? That’s heavy stuff – and that was precisely the draw for Vin Diesel.   After creating unforgettable big-screen characters in such movies as the  Fast and Furious  series,  xXx , and  The Chronicles of Riddick , among many others – not to mention his vocal turns in  The   Iron Gian t and  Guardians of the Galaxy  – Diesel was ready to sink his teeth into his first on-screen superhero role, and with  Bloodshot , Diesel was drawn to the opportunity to create a character just as memorable.

5 reasons why you should be on TikTok!

Be part of the new craze—watch and share your own entertaining videos on TikTok! Are you on TikTok?                       If not, you’re missing a whole lot! A lot of trending and viral videos you’re seeing on the internet are all coming from this popular new app—and what’s even better is you can join the fun by watching or sharing your own videos on TikTok! Here are five reasons to download TikTok:

LOREN LEGARDA REVEALS STORIES BEHIND HERITAGE SITES, OLD CENTERS IN “DAYAW” SEASON 8 ON ANC

How was life before today’s business districts, townships, and executive villages? On the eighth season of “Dayaw” on ANC, the ABS-CBN News Channel, Deputy Speaker and Antique Representative Loren Legarda will look back at how our ancestors planned their urban centers and maintained a sense of order for communities.   The award-winning documentary series about Filipino culture and heritage returns with six new episodes,” tonight (February 27) at 8:30 pm, with livestreaming on the ANC Facebook page.   With the theme “Doon Po Sa Amin (Built Heritage in our Old Towns), “Dayaw” Season 8 will take viewers to heritage sites and old urban centers in the Philippines that would show the community planning our ancestors did to create spaces for communities and their economic and cultural activities.   In the first episode titled “Old Manila,” Legarda will tell how our forefathers adapted to and survived the culture of the colonizers as she explains the Law of Indies. It is a plan enforced in all

DIETHER AND NATHALIE’S “SUNDAY NIGHT FEVER,” NEW “HUSH” EPISODES NOW STREAMING ON iWANT

Albie Casino and Vance Larena star in erotic   drama anthology series “Hush” Indulge in secrets and desires as Diether Ocampo and Nathalie Hart’s sensual teamup in “Sunday Night Fever” and new episodes of the erotic drama “Hush” are now streaming on iWant. In “Sunday Night Fever,” Diether plays Mikey, a rising chef with an eccentric sexual fantasies, who chances upon the alluring Kim (Nathalie) in the next building. The two engage in an illicit, weekend affair until their desires turn into a true, uncontrollable love. However, the pair’s love and lust-filled rendezvous takes a violent turn when Nathalie’s possessive beau (Ricky Davao) finds out about their secret Sunday meetings. Meanwhile, “Hush” beefs up its lineup of stories about self-discovery and intimacy with new, exciting episodes. Its “Xcammer” episode, starring Albie Casino and “Bagman” actress Thamara Alexandria, follows an online scammer trying to get out of the syndicate she works for by fooling perverts on the internet.

Beautéderm renews Lorna Tolentino

BEAUTeDERM Corporation offIcially renews iconic actress and grand slam queen Lorna Toientino as one of its top, high-proiile celebrity brand ambassadors. It has been over a year since Lorna formally joined the amazing roster of Beautéderm’s ambassadors. Both the brand and the legendary actress forged a bond on familial levels that transcended their thriving business relationship that soared high with the unbelievable high sales volume of Beautéderm’s Cristaux Gold Elixir Serum, which LT represented to the mainstream market. The collaboration between Beautéderm and Lorna is truly a force of nature to be reckoned with as both represent the highest ideals of quality, perfection, integrity, and hard work that delivers the finest results To date, Beautéderm has celebrated an entire decade in the business as a trusted leader in the beauty and wellness industry, it has surpassed its 100 physical store mark which was initiated in 2019, and from its patented and miraculous skin set for both

BIGGEST UNDERDOG STORY EVER UNFOLDS IN FIRST “RUMBLE” TRAILER

In the world of monster wrestling, there has never been a champion quite like this. Check out the first trailer for Paramount Animation’s Rumble now, and watch the film in Philippine cinemas 2021.

OLIVER JACKSON-COHEN PLAYS THE STALKING GAME IN “THE INVISIBLE MAN”

Most recently seen in the hit Netflix anthology series,  The Haunting of Hill House , Oliver Jackson-Cohen now stars in  The Invisible Man , a terrifying modern tale of obsession from director-writer Leigh Whannell ( Insidious: Chapter 3 ) and also stars Elisabeth Moss.

A MAN DISGUISED AS A WOMAN FALLS IN LOVE WITH A WOMAN IN “THE TALE OF NOKDU”

Airing on ABS-CBN this March   Romance and trouble ensue when a man forced to disguise himself as a woman for an important mission finds himself falling for a woman in “The Tale of Nokdu,” the newest Asianovela that will thrill viewers starting March 2 on ABS-CBN. Get to know Nokdu (Jang Dong Yoon), a man who goes on a conquest to find the mysterious lady assassins who attacked and harmed his family. 

SKY PARTNERS WITH SHOPEE FOR A SPECIAL SUBSCRIPTION OFFER

A rewarding online shopping experience awaits new SKY subscribers as it launches the “Go Online for Great Deals with SKY and Shopee Promo” to give new subscribers up to P400 discount on their Shopee purchase. This thrilling promo is available to anyone who is successfully installed with a SKY Fiber, SKYcable, or SKYdirect postpaid subscription via online application at  mysky.com.ph  within the promo period, February 11 to April 30, 2020.

PH Embassy in Germany Co-hosts FDCP's Philippine Cinema Night in Berlinale 2020

With the Berlin International Film Festival or Berlinale underway, Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP)   Chairperson and CEO Liza Di ño gladly announces FDCP's partnership with the Philippine Embassy in Berlin, Germany for the forthcoming Philippine Cinema Night. A Filipino contingent’s trip to an international film festival is incomplete without the Philippine Cinema Night which showcases the Filipino films, filmmakers, and delegates to international partners and stakeholders so that they may network, connect, and partner for future collaboration. Philippine Ambassador to Germany Ma. Theresa “Tess” Dizon-de Vega remarked, “The Philippine Embassy looks forward to developing strong collaboration with the FDCP in raising the profile of our film industry in Germany, a global center for innovation in film and visual  arts, during the annual Berlinale. T hrough sustained Philippine film programs in cooperation with FDCP and German institutions, we hope to in

GRACENOTE TO HOLD LAUNCH FOR OUT OF THIS WORLD NEW ALBUM "SMALL WORLD"

Prepare to explore a a whole new world of music as Gracenote launches their newest album 'Small World.' The four-piece band is excited to put their latest album out into the world, as they aim to prove that music makes the world smaller, as they aim to introduce their music to the OPM scene. The album was produced by one of the promising young music producers today, Nick Lazaro of La Balls studio, who also happens to share musical history with the band.

Teaser of Paulo Avelino-Janine Gutierrez starrer Ngayon Kaya unveiled

T-Rex Entertainment—the studio behind film festival favorites such as the laugh-out-loud comedy  Patay na si Hesus  (from Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino 2018) and the moving romantic drama  Open  (from PPP 2019)—has just released the official teaser of their newest film entitled  Ngayong Kaya , starring Paulo Avelino and Janine Gutierrez.   Directed by Prime Cruz and written by Jen Chuaunsu ( Isa Pa With Feelings ,  Ang   Manananggal sa Unit 23B ), the romantic drama is about two friends, Harold and AM, played by Paulo ,  and Janine, respectively, college buddies who were more than friends but less than lovers who are reunited after being apart for five years.   With Janine’s character AM uttering to Paulo’s character Harold the line “Ang tagal na nating magkaibigan, puwede na ba?”  Ngayon Kaya  is an ode “to missed prospects and second chances, to heartbreaking failures and innocent dreams, and to finished endings and new beginnings.”   Here is the link to the teaser trailer on the Face

Beautéderm’s Spruce & Dash – Arjo’s absolute must haves

ARJO Atayde reveals his personal grooming must haves and essentials with the official mainstream launch of Beautéderm’s newest line of products called Spruce & Dash.    Beautéderm’s Spruce & Dash is a patented line of amazing products developed and created especially for men. The unprecedented success of Beautéderm’s fantastic products in the market, all of which are consistent recipients of the Superbrands award, spawned the creative idea of the Spruce & Dash men’s line which was conceptualized by its President and CEO Rhea Anicoche-Tan.  The products under Spruce & Dash men’s line are all FDA Notified and it consists of five essential products that men need and must have for their daily grooming. Tan coined the collection’s name based on their basic definitions with spruce being “neat in dress or appearance” and dash being “impetuous with flamboyant vigor and confidence.” Spruce & Dash includes Beau Charcoal Soap; Hugh Shaving Cream; Brawn Anti-perspirant White

Carlo Aquino for Beautéderm’s Spruce & Dash

CARLO Aquino is united with his fellow male Beautéderm ambassadors in the official mainstream launch of the brand’s newest line of products collectively called Spruce & Dash. Beautéderm’s Spruce & Dash is a patented line of amazing products developed and created especially for men. The unprecedented success of Beautéderm’s fantastic products in the market, all of which are consistent recipients of the Superbrands award, spawned the creative idea of the Spruce & Dash men’s line which was conceptualized by its President and CEO Rhea Anicoche-Tan.  The products under Spruce & Dash men’s line are all FDA Notified and it consists of five essential products that men need and must have for their daily grooming. Tan coined the collection’s name based on their basic definitions with spruce being “neat in dress or appearance” and dash being “impetuous with flamboyant vigor and confidence.” Spruce & Dash includes Beau Charcoal Soap; Hugh Shaving Cream; Brawn Anti-perspirant

PADI’S BARKADA BAR TOUR WITH GlOC-9, SHANTI DOPE AND OTHER ASINTADA ARTISTS

The Party heats up at the country’s widest and number 1 Restaurant and Bar chain, Padi’s!  Padi’s Point, now simply called ”Padi's”, undoubtedly remains at the top of the industry as the premiere party place in town, with 26 branches Luzon-wide. It has long carried the distinction of being the favorite gimik venue for barkadas, with nightly  entertainment of live bands, 015 that play hype dance music and party hits, plus food and drinks served for the barkada appetite such as the Party of Six, Barkada Feast and the signature 3-liter Padi’s Cocktail  Towers! 

Are Jane Oineza and RK Bagatsing open to possibility of being in a relationship?

Jane Oineza and RK Bagatsing are all praises to each other on a professional and personal level.  The two Kapamilya celebrities are now the lead stars of the Regal Entertainment, Inc., film US Again.

GO BACK TO DAY ONE WITH A NEW FEATURETTE OF “A QUIET PLACE PART II”

Go back to Day One with Emily Blunt, Cillian Murphy and John Krasinski as  A Quiet Place Part II  unleashes its new `What You Need To Know’ featurette. Check out the video below and watch  A Quiet Place Part II  in Philippine cinemas March 18.

“BLOODSHOT” FIRES BACK WITH IMAX EXCLUSIVE ARTWORK, BRAND NEW IMAGES

Your movie experience just got upgraded. Check out the new IMAX exclusive artwork and brand new stills for Columbia Pictures’ new action-adventure  Bloodshot  starring Vin Diesel. Check it out below and watch  Bloodshot  in Philippine cinemas March 11.

Taiwan’s highest-grossing films, MORE THAN BLUE, is here on PH

One of Taiwan’s highest-grossing films, MORE THAN BLUE, is here to make you fall in love and cry your heart out. MORE THAN BLUE is about Chang a.k.a K (Jasper Liu), a terminally-ill guy and his best friend, Song a.k.a Cream (Ivy Chen). They have been friends for many years, and have been living at the same house without any romantic relations. But in reality, K has been in love with Cream since high school. Not wanting Cream to be lonely when he dies, K decides to help her find Mr. Right. But can K bear to see the love of his life happy with another man? Is this what Cream really wants? To be happy with another man without her best friend?

Lovi Poe, Marco Gumabao, and Tony Labrusca a sexy love triangle to watch in “Hindi Tayo Pwede”

Viva Films introduces the sexiest love triangle in Philippine cinema this summer:  Lovi Poe, Marco Gumabao, and Tony Labrusca in a movie written by the iconic storyteller Ricky Lee, and directed by yet another icon, Joel Lamangan.  “Hindi Tayo Pwede” tells the story of Gabby (Lovi Poe) or Gab for short, who finds love in a man who is also named Gabby (Tony Labrusca) and shares a long and deep friendship with Dennis (Marco Gumabao).  

SHANTI DOPE MAKES 2020 COMEBACK WITH "NORMALAN"

Pinoy hip-hop phenom Shanti Dope makes his 2020 comeback with the newest single "Normalan." Keeping up with the sound of the times while retaining his irresistible flows, Shanti gets back to talking about love in this hot new track, which serves as a spiritual sequel to his hit debut single "Nadarang." The sensual track talks about an experience with girls - keeping it with 'no strings attached' until he finds 'the right one.' 

Pia Wurtzbach joins the Jollibee family as its newest endorser

The world-famous beauty queen is now the face of the Crispy and Creamy Two-Na Sarap Jollibee Tuna Pie From L-R: Event host Vince Velasco, Jollibee Brand Engagement Officer Celina Tan, Jollibee AVP for Brand PR, Communications and Digital Arline Adeva, Pia Wurtzbach, Jollibee Marketing Director for Core Products Mari Aldecoa, and Jollibee Brand Manager for Core Product Pamie Cruz. What’s better than one Pia Wurtzbach? How about two Pia Wurtzbachs, announcing to the world—or the universe, rather—the much-awaited return of a Jollibee favorite, the crispy and creamy  two-na sarap  Jollibee Tuna Pie, now in Original and Spicy variants? No less than the 2015 Miss Universe herself, looking confidently beautiful as ever, is the latest addition to the star-studded Jollibee family of ambassadors. In the brand-new commercial, two versions of Wurtzbach represent the  two-na  variants of the Tuna Pie. This reflects how Wurtzbach is in real life, a person who is dynamic and adapt

DON’T CHA! MEGA-GROUP & GLOBAL ICONS THE PUSSYCAT DOLLS ANNOUNCE THEIR FIRST TOUR IN 10 YEARS!

 The era defying, chart-topping, button-pushing, mega-group are back!  The Pussycat Dolls  have announced they are reuniting for a world tour, performing together for the first time in over a decade. The voices of a generation will be taking their  Pussycat Dolls 2020 Tour  to Manila on  Saturday, May 9  at the  Mall of Asia Arena . Presented by  Wilbros Live .   The multi-platinum pop sensations – Nicole Scherzinger, Ashley Roberts, Kimberly Wyatt, Jessica Sutta and Carmit Bachar are bringing back Doll Domination. Having sold more than 54 Million records worldwide and streamed over 1 Billion times, X2 Winners at the MTV VMA and achieved eight U.K. top 10 singles the dolls have Stick Wit Ya throughout the decades.   Nicole Scherzinger says “ I love all my girls so much and cannot wait to show you what we've got in store for you. It’s been a long time coming but this feels like the perfect time to remind the world what it means to be a Pussycat Doll ”.   Robin Antin, founder of The

BELIEVE THE WOMAN: ELIZABETH MOSS FGHTS TO SURVIVE IN “THE INVISIBLE MAN”

Emmy Award winner Elisabeth Moss ( Us , Hulu’s  The Handmaid’s Tale ) stars in  The Invisible Man , a terrifying modern tale of obsession inspired by Universal’s classic Monster character. (Watch the film’s featurette about Moss’ performance at  https://youtu.be/VHU7VLvNm7k ) Moss plays Cecilia Kass, a smart, capable architect in San Francisco who has become imprisoned by Adrian Griffin (Oliver Jackson Cohen), her violent, abusive and powerful boyfriend. When she escapes from the brilliant inventor and optics pioneer, she goes into hiding with the help of her friends and family. But after her ex commits suicide, Cecilia begins to suspect he’s not actually dead but has made himself invisible…using his ground-breaking invention to torture her. The trouble is, her theory sounds insane and paranoid, and she finds herself questioning her own sanity, while also trying to protect herself and the people she loves. When director-writer Leigh Whannell finished the script, he knew he required an