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A New Star Shines Bright at Viva

Viva Artists Agency warmly welcomes Ms. Julia Barretto to the Viva family.   This much celebrated young artist is set to make even more exciting and different projects under her new management.   Julia started at the very young age of nine when she appeared in Gulong ng Palad as the young Isabelle and has gone on with such major hits like Kokey, and wonderful performances   in Wansapanataym and Maalaala Mo Kaya.   With her showbiz roots,   she really took the TV world by storm   in 2014, playing the lead in Mirabella.   From then on, Julia has been unstoppable.   From top ratings on TV, she moved on to blockbuster hits at the cinema. Her films : Vince, Kath and James, Love You to The Stars and Back, For the Hopeless Romantic and Unexpectedly Yours were box office hits that further increased her fan base and popularity.   Julia remains a role model for her generation and has garnered multiple awards including Famas and PMPC Star Awards Best Supporting Actress,   Best Actress Luna Awards

Jollibee is bringing joy online in its latest 3D animated ad for all new Jollibee App

  Jollibee aims to make the internet a more joyful place and spread joy online with the launch of its new Jollibee App, providing added convenience for people to get their favorite meals in a few easy clicks. To mark the launch of the Jollibee App, the country’s top fast-food chain came out with a 3D animated and computer game-inspired digital ad that showcases how the internet can bring smiles to everyone by simply sharing the joy of their go-to Jollibee meals.   To bring this creative idea to life, Jollibee and its long-time partner agency, McCann Worldgroup Philippines, worked with a world-class director Juan Delcan in collaboration with international animation facility, LANCZOS TV, and pioneering local production house, Provill. Juan is a Spanish native who now lives and works between Los Angeles and New York, and has done live-action and animated projects with American Express, Samsung, and Estee Lauder, among others. His works have also been honored by The London International Ad


SKY is giving new subscribers an irresistible treat as it partners with GrabFood—discount codes for their next food delivery when their application gets approved from October 1 to 31, 2020.       Perfect for their next binge-watch and snacking session, this sumptuous offer entitles subscribers to at least two discount codes or more depending on the plan that they have subscribed to.   


  Campaign wins an international award for Corporate Social Responsibility   As of September 23, 2020,  the “Pantawid ng Pag-ibig” campaign of ABS-CBN Corporation and ABS-CBN Foundation (AFI), with the support of its donors and partners,  has distributed a total of Php 455,185,989 worth of goods   to over 910,000 family beneficiaries.     The project has fed Filipino families who have been affected by the quarantine in the National Capital Region (NCR) and selected provinces from all over the country -- Bacolod, Bataan, Batangas, Bulacan, Camarines Sur, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Laguna, Negros Occidental, Nueva Ecija, Oriental Mindoro, Pangasinan, Quezon, Rizal, Sorsogon, Tacloban, Pampanga and Zambales.


This Halloween, let the ritual begin. Watch the trailer for Columbia Pictures’ new supernatural thriller  The Craft: Legacy , coming to Philippine cinemas soon.   YouTube:     In Blumhouse’s continuation of the cult hit  The Craft , an eclectic foursome of aspiring teenage witches get more than they bargained for as they lean into their newfound powers.


  Teleserye is most watched on iWant TFC...      Ellice’s (Iza Calzado) worst suspicions and questions will be answered this October 1 as she learns about Gabriel (Sam Milby) and Marissa's (Jodi Sta. Maria) secret in "Ang Sa Iyo Ay Akin."          Her world is shaken when she reads a copy of the  Affidavit of Admission of Paternity signed by her husband, confirming him to be the father of Marissa’s son, Jacob.    


  Join SKY’s Fan art contest to win special Ben 10 merchandise Cartoon Network ,   with exclusive Pay TV partner SKYcable, brings hero time to kids with the premiere of the sought-after "Ben 10 vs. The Universe: The Movie," which will air on October 10 at 10 AM.  Join Ben Tennyson as he heads to outer space with his trusty Omnitrix to save the universe from Vilgax, the most terrifying warlord in the entire galaxy.

Emma Roberts and Luke Bracey Star in HOLIDATE | Trailer and Key Art Debut

                                                                         A NETFLIX FILM Releasing on Netflix October 28, 2020

GMA Network ups the ante with star-studded drama anthology ‘I Can See You’

Do you ever get the sense that you are being watched? Or that you are not alone? If you have ever felt like being spied upon whether by someone or something, more often than not, your instincts are correct. Researchers believe that humans are sensitive to gaze as it signals intimacy as well as danger; two of the things we need to pay attention to for our own well-being.   Beginning  September 28 , GMA Network raises the bar with an exceptional and one-of-a-kind program featuring the biggest and brightest Kapuso stars in the drama anthology ‘ I Can See You ’ on the Telebabad block.      This unique drama anthology which highlights four mini-series –  Love On The Balcony, High Rise Lovers, The Promise, and Truly. Madly. Deadly.  – dwells on its common visual storytelling mnemonic device which is the use of a camera as a witness to the tales of love and mystery from everyday people; hence the title – I Can See You.   The ground-breaking program gifts viewers with compelling, contemporary,

9 TikTok Videos to Give You All the Christmas Feels

  Can you believe that Christmas is less than 90 days away? You probably heard Jose Mari Chan’s Christmas in our Hearts for the nth time already and still can’t get enough of it. The good news is, he’s already spreading the holiday cheer on TikTok with his account @mrjosemarichan C heck out how Mr. Chan waited for the “ber” months to finally come!


  Featured in Spotify’s “OPM Rising,” “Tatak Pinoy,” and “Pinoy Love Ballad” Zephanie landed on Spotify’s local editorial playlists through her newest single “Sabihin Mo Na Lang Kasi,” taking a spot on multiple music playlists that focus the spotlight on rising and leading OPM songs.   “I was kind of worried if people would like it since it’s different from my other singles. But when I started receiving and seeing comments about my song, it was such a relief that people liked it,” the young artist shared.   The sentimental acoustic track is currently featured in Spotify Philippines’ “OPM Rising” and “Pinoy Love Ballad” editorial playlists which promotes new releases by OPM artists and rounds up ‘light and sugary’ OPM tracks respectively.


  Featuring the creative processes of Jake’s latest album “Evolution”   The Jake Zyrus-centric documentary “Jake and Charice” has notched a best arts programming nomination at the distinguished 2020 International Emmy Awards.   The docu film will be competing against Brazil’s “Refavela 40,” France’s “Vertige de la Chute (Ressaca),” and United Kingdom’s “Why do we Dance?” during the awarding ceremony produced from New York City on November 23 (Monday).

Dior walks the TikTok runway

                                                   Paris Fashion Week Spring-Summer 2021 On September 29th, at 6:30 PM PHT, live from the Jardin des Tuileries in Paris, Dior will present on TikTok , its spring-summer 2021 women's ready-to-wear collection. A unique show to discover on the official @Dior TikTok account. Whether through the accounts of iconic art directors, ready-to-wear brands and major fashion maisons, but also through anonymous passionate and inspired designers, the creative fashion spirit founded a home on TikTok .  Everyday millions of users around the world express their creativity and art, filming and posting short-form videos on TikTok . 


  Number one trending on Twitter Philippines   After a number of appearances as a guest host, Kim Chiu officially joined “It’s Showtime” as its newest host today (September 28).   Kim, who also opened the live episode with an explosive song and dance number, shared her excitement to finally be part of the noontime show’s family.   “Thank you for welcoming me and for allowing me to be part of the program. I’m really happy that I will get to spend every day and have fun with the ‘madlang people.’ Thank you very much. Kapamilya Forever,” she said while holding back her tears.


  All set to conquer the virtual concert scene!   Box Office King Daniel Padilla gears up for his upcoming virtual concert , "Apollo: A Daniel Padilla Digital Experience," ready to take his fans to a gig like no other and highlight his exciting evolution as a concert performer throughout the years.   Produced by ABS-CBN’s Star Events and Daniel's own production house, Johnny Moonlight, “Apollo” is exclusively happening on this October 11 (Sunday).  

Learning is Trending on #TikTokU - 18B Views and Counting!

In recent months, TikTok has been flooded with amazing educational posts. This content revolution, known as #TikTokU, focuses on teaching and learning, and has transformed the app into an alternative and accessible means of discovering new ideas online. Through #TikTokU, creators have been able to share practical knowledge and life-changing advice with millions of followers on the platform.  Those who share on #TikTokU are successful professionals, who have since started their own journeys as content creators on TikTok. Their short videos are packed with useful facts and information that can truly benefit their followers, such as health tips from doctors and math tricks from teachers. Combining fun with learning, these creators also serve as inspiration for those who aspire to become health professionals, educators, engineers, architects, lawyers, and career individuals, just like them. 

NETFLIX | ☣️ RESIDENT EVIL: Infinite Darkness (The Anime)

                                         Netflix announced the original anime series RESIDENT EVIL: Infinite Darkness Coming to Netflix in 2021 WATCH THE TEASER HERE Known as the gold standard of survival horror games with over 100 million units from the game series shipped worldwide, “Resident Evil” has now been transformed into a Netflix original CG anime series.   This series is scheduled for a global launch in 2021 exclusively on Netflix. Three years after 2017's CG film “Resident Evil: Vendetta,” technology has further evolved, creating the groundwork for a new series in unprecedented full 3DCG animation.

Shopee Partners with World Vision and the Department of Education to Help Filipino Students Continue Distance Learning

Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, partners with World Vision and the Department of Education (DepEd) to support the youth and the education continuity programs during the pandemic. Abutin Na10 Fundraising Drive with World Vision Shopee partners with World Vision to be its exclusive e-commerce partner for its A butin Na10 campaign to support the DepEd’s initiatives on Filipino youth’s learning continuity. The campaign aims to raise funds to provide students with limited services online and other learning tools to help them with distance learning.  

FIRST LOOK: De Niro, Freeman, Jones star in action-packed comedy ‘The Comeback Trail’

TBA Studios has released the official trailer for the action-packed comedy “The Comeback Trail”.

Oppo Brand Day Exclusive Deal up to 18% off on September 29

With online classes becoming the new norm, having a reliable smartphone to work on to is a must for uninterrupted and seamless educational journey. Good news as OPPO will be celebrating a Brand Day where they will offer an exclusive deal of up to 18% off on September 29. OPPO A5 2020 4GB RAM 128GB ROM This  smartphone has a 6.5-inch HD+ display and quad rear cameras boasting of 12 Megapixel main camera, 8 Megapixel ultra-wide camera, 2 Megapixel monochrome camera, and 2 Megapixel depth camera. It runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 chipset with up to 4GB of RAM, Android 9 Pie operating system, and ColorOS 6 software. There's also a fingerprint sensor, face recognition, 4G LTE connectivity, and 8 Megapixel selfie camera. A massive 5,000mAh battery powers the device. For more OPPO phones, visit the official OPPO store on Shopee. Download Shopee for free through the App Store or Google Play.


F ans will get a chance to enjoy live performances from over 150 creators and artists from Asia-Pacific, alongside special appearances from international YouTube stars   YouTube is delighted to announce the first ever virtual YouTube FanFest, presented by Globe and Piattos. Featuring over 150 creators and artists from across the region with special appearances from global YouTube stars, this year’s virtual YouTube FanFest celebrates the creative ingenuity of the creator and artist community in Asia-Pacfic, that has provided inspiration, entertainment, and moments of joy during this unprecedented time . The show will be live streamed on YouTube FanFest’s official YouTube channel on 11 October, 2020. PH Trailer Starting at 4pm PHST, YouTube FanFest 2020 features over 150 talented creators and artists from across Asia-Pacific, alongside some of the top global YouTube stars such as Alex Wassabi , Matt Steffanina , Merrell Twins , and Mike Chen . These global stars will join a stellar lin


Global premiere on Kapamilya Channel, Kapamilya Online Live, TFC, and iWant TFC on September 28 A kidnapping incident will test the characters of Paulo Avelino, Zanjoe Marudo, Arci Munoz, and Angelica Panganiban and the values they hold dear in ABS-CBN’s new action-drama series “Walang Hanggang Paalam,” which makes its global premiere on Monday (September 28).   Filipinos worldwide will be able to watch and begin the series at the same time as it will be simulcast on Monday in the Philippines, Europe, Middle East, Asia-Pacific, Australia, and New Zealand on Kapamilya Channel, Kapamilya Online Live, TFC, and iWant TFC.   I n the series, Angelica and Paulo play former lovers Celine and Emman, who go their separate ways after he ends up in jail due to a wrongful conviction. Believing he is guilty of the crime, Celine breaks up with him and raises their son Robbie as a single mom.   After spending years in jail, Emman is finally released but his hopes of rebuilding his family are shattered

Double up your safety and rewards with PayMaya until September 30!

Going cashless has definitely kept our transactions safer and more convenient in these critical times. As we depend on contactless transactions to give us an added layer of safety for our day-to-day needs, PayMaya is making it even more rewarding so you can also get the most value for your money.  From now until September 30, PayMaya is giving you more chances to get up to 100% Balik Bayad (max of P500) when you pay using PayMaya online and in-store with its double cashback promo!  All you have to do is #ScanToPay via PayMaya QR for your in-store and on-delivery transactions of any amount, or spend at least P500 when you pay online using your PayMaya mobile number. For more details, check out the full promo mechanics  here .


Discover homemaking techniques from the celebrity home organizer   Professional organizer Issa Guico Reyes, known for her work in organizing the homes of celebrity clients like Kathryn Bernardo, Neri Miranda, Rica Peralejo, and Cheska Kramer, bares her method in cleaning and decluttering spaces in “Neat Obsessions,” the latest bestseller published by ABS-CBN Books.   The KonMari consultant-in-training penned her own journey towards fulfilling a neat and organized home in a book that puts premium in the Pinoy way of life.   “While we can always refer to foreign books and manuals, it is always best if we have a reference that speaks the very same challenges that we have, and offers solutions that fit our background, culture, and lifestyle,” she said.   “Neat Obsessions” will allow readers to establish a connection and find happiness in their own spaces—big or small—by encouraging them to develop a system to put everything in a proper place.   The author disclosed ‘The Homeward Technique