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MarNigo Serenades the Elderly During Vivo’s Charity Event

Singing loveteam Maris Racal and Inigo Pascual, also known as MarNigo, have graced the Christmas charity event of global smartphone brand Vivo at the God’s Grace Home Care Center (GGHCC) in Quezon City. Aptly named as Vivo Treasured Moments, the event was meant to bring happiness to the elderly living at GGHCC as the smartphone maker’s employees led in donating cash and goods for the benefit of the home care center. GGHCC is an institution that accept clients who are the elderly, the disabled, and other patients who need palliative care. Owned by Grace Fe T. Capital and Rufino M. Capita, the institution strives to provide the highest quality care for their clients and perform as the substitute of family care. Aside from helping in distributing gifts, Maris and Inigo also entertained the elderly and performed their hit songs and covers. Despite his busy schedule, Inigo spent time with the GGHCC elderly and staff.

“AQUAMAN” TO TOUCH DOWN IN MANILA FOR EPIC FAN EVENT AT SM MALL OF ASIA

As part of t heir whirlwind, four-continent  tour, stars Jason Momoa and Amber Heard and Director James Wan will visit Manila to attend Asian premiere and Fan Event in support of the upcoming film “Aquaman”  Director  James Wan and stars Jason Momoa and Amber Heard  of Warner Bros. Pictures’ upcoming action- packed  adventure “Aquaman”  will be in town to meet Filipino fans in a spectacular red carpet-style Fan Event on Tuesday, December 11.  The festivities will take place at the Music Hall located in the SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City, which aims to bring the film closer to moviegoers across Asia.  

Jollibee Studios’ 14/29 Petsa de Peligro Jolliserye brings together Sarah Geronimo and Anne Curtis for a Special Holiday episode

The newest episode of Jollibee’s 14/29 Petsa de Peligro JolliSerye Series brings these two iconic performers together for a special holiday episode ‘Tis the season for Christmas parties—and impressive production numbers to liven up the festivities. In the latest episode of 14/29 Petsa de Peligro JolliSerye—Jollibee’s pioneering digital web series—the Happy Calendar House  barkada  is faced with another challenge that’s seemingly impossible to conquer during Petsa de Peligro. With VIP guests coming to the company’s Christmas party, and with all the party’s budget spent on decorations and lights and sounds, it got the  barkada  scrambling to find the best performers for the night’s entertainment.

Jabra launches professional headset Engage 50 for call centres

Jabra is launching the Engage 50 – a professional digital corded headset that offers superior call quality for call centres. The Jabra Engage 50 features a unique 3-microphone system that filters out background noise and breathing sounds to improve call quality and customer satisfaction. The headset also supports stereo sound and super wideband audio quality for vibrant, lifelike conversations, while providing hearing protection for call centre agents.

AC ALL ABOUT IT: AC Bonifacio Live at SM North EDSA Skydome

In celebration of their love and support, Dance Sweetheart AC Bonifacio will be celebrating her 16th birthday with her fans this coming December 14 , 2018 , at the SM North EDSA Skydome. AC will be showcasing her multiple talents on-stage in her first-ever solo concert entitled AC All About It . AC ’s close friends Jeremy Glinoga – The Voice Teens runner up, and Ken San Jose – Fil-Am singer and hip-hop dancer , will be joining her on this special night. Opening the night are Ivory Music’s rising artists – singer-songwriter-producer Zack Tabudlo and Millenial Pop Princess Janah Zaplan . More surprise guests will be announced soon.

CINDY-LOU PREVENTS “THE GRINCH” FROM STEALING CHRISTMAS

In both the original Dr. Seuss book, Cindy-Lou Who is a tiny toddler, “no more than two,” whose interaction with a Santa-Claus-disguised Grinch revolves only around questioning him about why Santa is taking their Christmas tree in the middle of the night.

PETER JACKSON ON ADAPTING “MORTAL ENGINES” FROM PAGE TO FILM

Peter Jackson, director of the critically acclaimed  The Lord of the Rings  and  The Hobbit  trilogies, wasn’t exactly looking to make another world-building fantasy film when Scholastic Media president and  Mortal Engines ’ producer Deborah Forte first sent him the  Mortal Engines  book around 2005. After all, Jackson and his fellow filmmakers Fran Walsh and Philippa Boyens, fresh off the success of the  LOTR  films, were already receiving fantasy projects left and right.

Cine Europa 2018 presents 100 Years of PH Cinema

Cine Europa 2018 speakers Nick Deocampo and Elvert Bañares Every year, the European Delegation to the Philippines presents Cine Europa, which is considered as the country’s foremost festival exclusively devoted to showcasing the best motion pictures from the European continent. Now, on its 21st year, Cine Europa will be held in Manila from December 6-16.  Films and documentaries from the Philippines that have European connections or content complement the screenings with educational forums and lectures. For Cine Europa 2018, eminent film historian and award-winning filmmaker Nick Deocampo will share his research and documentary on the 100 Years of Philippine Cinema.

SHAINA SHOWS MOTHER’S FIGHT AGAINST HIV STIGMA IN “MMK”

In commemoration of World AIDS day Shaina Magdayao plays a woman who contracts Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) from her own husband, but in her shame, hides it from her own daughter in “MMK” this Saturday (December 1). The “bread winner” of her family, Sheila has always put her loved ones’ needs first. Because of this, it takes a while before she gets into a relationship.  

LEFT WITH NOTHING, “WIDOWS” BECOME CAPABLE OF ANYTHING

Based on the popular U.K. television series of the same name, created by Lynda La Plante,  “Widows” is directed, co-written and produced by Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Steve McQueen, whose 12 Years a Slave won the 2013 Academy Award® for Best Picture.                 When McQueen approached renowned screenwriter Gillian Flynn (Gone Girl) to co-write the script, she says she jumped at the opportunity.  “Steve McQueen called me, which was a great phone call to get out of the blue,” she recalls. “He knew I lived in Chicago, and he wanted to do a heist film starring four women, so I’m already in. Then it’s going to be shot in the town I live in and love, Chicago, which is such an underused town and such a cool town.  And he wanted to use all the neighborhoods and really employ the city as its own character.  And you just don’t see Chicago enough, the real Chicago in film. So, I was immediately, like, ‘Where do I sign up?’”

FPG Insurance inks partnership with MYEG Philippines for accessible non-life insurance

FPG Insurance, a major player in the non-life insurance industry and leader in motor insurance coverage, inks a partnership agreement with I-Pay MYEG Philippines, Inc., a partnership of two fin-tech companies, I-Pay and MyEG, championing online automation for government services. (L-R) MYEG Philippines Chief Technology Officer JC Principe, MYEG Philippines President Ronald Allan Aquino, FPG Insurance Philippines President and CEO Ramon Yap Dimacali, FPG Insurance Philippines Vice President for Channels Marketing Group Michael Del Moral. The partnership forms a gateway to bring insurance closer to the general public. With over 20,000 OTC payment channels and point-of-sale locations across the country, this secures I-Pay MYEG Philippines’ place in the market as one of the leading e-payment services provider.

REAL-LIFE BOXER FLORIAN MUNTEANU IS VIKTOR DRAGO IN “CREED II”

Making his memorable film debut in Warner Bros. Pictures’ action-drama “Creed II” is real-life amateur fighter Florian “Big Nasty” Munteanu as Viktor Drago, the son of Ivan Drago (Dolph Lundgren), the Russian boxer who killed Apollo Creed in the ring three decades earlier. When the “Creed II” filmmakers were looking for the actor who could play Viktor Drago, they needed someone who physically resembled the tall, imposing character and could also act and box. After months of reviewing hundreds of photos, videos, and audition tapes, producer, screenwriter and castmember Sylvester Stallone found the 235-pound, 6-foot-4 boxer from Germany named Florian “Big Nasty” Munteanu.   

Filipino Broadcast Executives Featured in Singapore Leaders' Summit

The biggest network executives in the Philippines are on the spotlight as they come together to share their insights on the country's media and entertainment industry during the Asia TV Forum & Market (ATF)’s Leaders’ Summit. The event, which centers on the theme “The Next New,” focuses on discovering the latest trends and addressing the creative challenges in Asia’s entertainment content industry. Said panel features Carlo Katigbak, Chief Executive Officer of ABS-CBN Corporation, Guido Xavier Zaballero, Chief Marketing Officer of Cignal TV, Inc., and Vincent “Chot” Reyes, President and Chief Executive Officer of TV5 Network, Inc. The Leaders' Summit is part of the ATF and the Singapore Media Festival (SMF) where the Philippines is this year's Country of Focus through the leadership of the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP). 

OPPO R17 Pro makes waves among consumers.

Get it now for PHP 1,625/month at 0% interest. Global technology leader OPPO trended over the weekend with its transformation model, the R17 Pro. #R17ProIsHere was a hot topic from November 21-25, 2018 as over 3,000 consumers joined the social media promo for a chance to win the stunning, powerful device. “We are very happy with the positive reception of the Filipinos towards our latest smartphone. The R17 Pro aims to empower the youth to live their dynamic lives—powering through each day and seizing the night,” said Jane Wan, OPPO Philippines’ VP of Marketing. “We believe that they will truly enjoy R17 Pro’s cutting-edge features, developed from our deep understanding of what our customers look for in a premium smartphone partner.”

ACCLAIMED YOUNG-ADULT NOVEL “MORTAL ENGINES” BLAZES THE SCREEN

Universal Pictures and MRC present  Mortal Engines , the startling, new epic adventure directed by Oscar®-winning visual-effects artist Christian Rivers ( King Kong ), based on the award-winning book series by Philip Reeve. Joining Rivers are the three-time Academy Award®-winning filmmakers of  The Hobbit  and  The Lord of the Rings  trilogies, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens and Peter Jackson, who have written the screenplay.

ANYONE CAN WEAR THE MASK IN “SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE”

Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind  21 Jump Street  and the BAFTA and Annie-Award winning feature,  The LEGO Movie , bring their unique sensibilities to a fresh version of a different Spider-Man Universe, with a groundbreaking visual style that’s the first of its kind.   Spider-Man™: Into the Spider-Verse  introduces Brooklyn teen Miles Morales, and the limitless possibilities of the Spider-Verse, where  anyone can wear the mask.

Julie Anne San Jose: The Embodiment of Vivo’s Edge

Julie Anne says it’s important to keep innovating herself to offer fresh takes on her craft. Singer-songwriter and actress Julie Anne San Jose has come a long way with her talents. With a career that has spanned more than a decade, Julie Anne has worn many hats: from acting in soaps to producing albums to singing and writing her own songs. Young, beautiful, and full of ambitions, Julie Anne makes the perfect Vivo endorser as she embodies what the brand is: Youthful, beautiful, edgy, and a relentless innovator. Julie Anne started out very young; no wonder at the age of 24, she already has a multitude of accomplishments under her belt.

THREE STRANGERS DISCOVER A COMMON PAST IN “KAHIT AYAW MO NA”

Three total strangers are forced to face a past… a past that will change their future forever. Bona Fajardo, the writer and director of romantic drama movies such as “Iliw” and           “I Found My Heart in Santa Fe,” is back with another heart-warming movie in           KAHIT AYAW MO NA. KAHIT AYAW MO NA tells story of three girls, Joey, Mikee and Ally, who were all drawn to the beautiful province of Samar.

MARLO MORTEL GOES BACK IN TIME IN “I LOVE YOU SINCE 1892” BOOK

Binibining Mia’s “Ang Pag-aaklas” Ikalawang Bahagi now available Marlo Mortel stars as a gentleman during the Spanish era in the romantic fiction book “I Love You Since 1892,” written by Binibining Mia under ABS-CBN Publishing. The story revolves around optimistic Carmela, a 21st-century woman, who suddenly finds herself in the 19 th  century as Carmelita Montecarlos, and her journey with the doctor-to-be gentleman, the kind Juanito Alfonso (Marlo).

MEET MAX & FRED, THE LOYAL PETS OF “THE GRINCH”

The grumpy Grinch may be out to steal Christmas, but his loyal, animal friends may inadvertently  steal the thunder from him when it comes cuteness, in Universal Pictures and Illumination’s new comedy adventure  The Grinch  starring Benedict Cumberbatch.

MICHAEL B. JORDAN: ON FAMILY, FATHERHOOD AND THE FIGHT OF HIS LIFE IN “CREED II”

From Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures and Chartoff Winkler Productions comes  Creed II , with Michael B. Jordan, three-time Academy Award nominee Sylvester Stallone, and Tessa Thompson reprising their leading roles in the next chapter of the Adonis Creed story, which follows the young boxer’s life inside and outside of the ring as he deals with newfound fame, family, his father’s legacy, and his continuing quest to become a champion.  

“ASAP NATIN ‘TO!” PAYS TRIBUTE TO MUSICAL GREATS AND ONLINE FAVES

Sarah, Kathryn, Piolo, Regine and more heat up the stage A dizzying array of world class acts and the most trending Kapamilya stories takes centerstage this Sunday, November 25, in the all new “ASAP” Natin ‘To!" The music of rock legend Queen gets an “ASAP Natin ‘To!” powerhouse treatment with a number headlined by Gary Valenciano, Ms. Regine Velasquez-Alcasid, TNT Boys, Ogie Alcasid, Luis Manzano, Billy Crawford, Darren Espanto, Daniel Padilla, Moira dela Torre, Janine Berdin, Iñigo Pascual,  Piolo Pascual, Sarah Geronimo and Erik Santos.

SYLVIA HOEKS, FROM “BLADE RUNNER 2049” TO “THE GIRL IN THE SPIDER’S WEB”

Tattooed cyber-mercenary Lisbeth Salander’s sister, Camilla, has been referenced in Stieg Larsson’s original  Millennium  novels, but the character has never been included in the film adaptations. In  The Girl in the Spider’s Web , however, Camilla plays a significant role in Lisbeth’s journey. And to play this haunting figure from the film’s protagonist’s traumatic background, director Fede Alvarez ( Don’t Breathe ) cast Dutch actress and  Blade Runner 2049  breakout star Sylvia Hoeks. “I saw her in  Blade Runne r [2049] and it really blew my mind,” says Alvarez of Hoeks. “She’s so good and so intense and so different, and very unpredictable as an actress. I’m always going for what you don’t expect, and it was a pleasure to work with her.”

ANG PANGARAP KONG HOLDAP - Gritty Humor Done Very Well

Gritty Humor Served in an All-Pinoy Platter What do you get when three bumbling “holdaper”-wanna-be’s aspire to get a piece of the biggest heist of their lives?  It’s an hour and a half of laughing out loud and more! Set in the imaginary Barangay Husay, right at the heart of Tondo Manila, we convene among best of the worst criminals in the land.  Eman, played by  Pepe Herrera , and his two friends:  Toto, played by  Jerald Napoles , and Carlo, played by  Jelson  Bay , their group starts out as the underdogs, failing at every opportunity to succeed in any of their small time scams.

Seize the night with the OPPO R17 Pro—and enjoy an exclusive trip to one of the world’s most dazzling cityscapes

Snap an impressive night shot for a chance at a 5-night Hong Kong getaway from OPPO! Shot on OPPO R17 Pro in the Philippines The night offers some of our best experiences in life, and it’s a shame that not every photo taken on these exciting evenings illuminate all the fun, inspiration, and thrill we’ve had. But with the  OPPO R17 Pro , you can seize the night with stunning photos that truly capture the beauty of the night. OPPO R17 Pro has already launched in Europe and China. It debuts first in Philippines among Southeast Asia with other much anticipated markets coming. With powerful low light shooting performance, there’s no better smartphone than the R17 Pro to capture the night. The R17 Pro solves the challenges of mobile night shooting through optimizing hardware and software to deliver clarity, brilliant colors, and high image quality even in low-light conditions. The technology used on the camera enhances the features of the photo which makes it stand out from t

Shopee Continues Christmas Celebrations with the Shopee 12.12 Big Christmas Sale

From November 26 to December 12, users can shop the Shopee 12.12 Big Christmas Sale featuring daily free shipping promotions, deals as low as  ₱12, and exciting activities with Shopee’s Christmas ambassador Jose Mari Chan Fresh off the excitement from the Shopee 11.11 Big Christmas Sale, Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, celebrates the final wave of  Shopee 11.11 - 12.12 Big Christmas Sale . Starting November 26, users can shop the  Shopee 12.12 Big Christmas Sale  featuring 16 themed sale days in the lead up to December 12, with daily free shipping promotions, flash sales as low as ₱12, and Shopee Shake worth 12 million. Shopee will also be launching a brand new in-app game, Shopee Quiz.

Jollibee launches newest entertainment channel

Pioneering entertainment platform, Jollibee Studios, raises the bar in digital marketing Jollibee, the country’s number one fast-food brand, is expanding not only around the world, but also online with the launch of  Jollibee Studios. Jollibee Studios is the first content channel of its kind in Philippine QSR branded entertainment and aims to deliver quality content that is bound to make viewers cry, laugh, fall in love, and more.

ABS-CBN LIFESTYLE TURNS 4 WITH KIANA AS GUEST EDITOR

The stage is lit for the newest #ABSCBNLifestyleInspo Light up and get the stage ready as ABS-CBN Lifestyle celebrates its fourth anniversary with young musician and style influencer Kiana Valenciano as its Lifestyle Inspo for November. Gary Valenciano’s sultry-voiced unica hija takes on this special role, sharing her inspirations in fashion, music, makeup, and social media, and stories surrounding her star-studded family and circle of friends. She also dishes on her new single and album.

VANELLOPE MEETS THE DISNEY PRINCESSES IN “RALPH BREAKS THE INTERNET”

When the trailer showing Vanellope Von Schweetz meeting the Disney Princesses in  Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2  was released in June, it became such a viral sensation it was a miracle that it didn't, well, break the internet. It was a scene that the filmmakers always felt was a keeper. Says  co-director Phil Johnston, “Putting Vanellope in a room with all of the Disney princesses was funny from the get-go, considering her unapologetic personality and laid-back outlook. And as it turned out, Vanellope is on a coming-of-age journey, so her encounter with the princesses was integral to the completion of her arc in the film.”

KIM CHIU GETS POSSESSED IN “MMK”

Plagued by premonitions and supernatural attacks Kim Chiu gets possessed by an evil spirit as Sarah in a chilling battle of good vs. evil in this Saturday’s (November 24) episode of “MMK.” Since childhood, Sarah had premonitions that  allowed  her to  foresee tragedies—including events that have shaken the world.

Hintayan Ng Langit: From One Act Play to Movie

What started out as an one-act play in Virgin Labfest written by poet Juan Miguel Severo, it's now translated to the big screen with Dan Villegas as its director. Hintayan Ng Langit stars veteran actors Eddie Garcia and Gina Pare ñ o.  The film was one of the entries in this year's QCinema Film Festival that was hailed as Audience Choice Awardee and a Best Actor award for Garcia. The story is about Lisang (Pareño) who has overstayed in her waiting room in purgatory, occasionally causing other souls trouble for her own entertainment. When her waiting is about to end as she is set to cross over to the other side and have her room leased to a new tenant, the guy turns out to be Manolo (Garcia), her newly-deceased ex-boyfriend. Life or death takes a heartbreaking turn as Lisang and Manolo get a second chance to know each other again. In the process, the ex-lovers begin to experience what it means to be “alive” again and they examine the decisions they made in the past.

Relive "Matrix" Moments with Video Factory's Bullet Time

Having a great time with blogger friends while trying the Bullet Time Manila from Video Factory PH Last November 18, I attended the launch of Bullet Station at One Esplanade, Attended by digital influencers and media practitioners, I had a great time trying out this innovation of capturing precious moments while enjoying the food and drinks served. Originated from Russia, Bullet time creates the effect of freezing a moment like in the movie Matrix. 

Introducing: MIT MESSENGER

Do you feel unsafe that your personal information and communication will get hacked in your messenger accounts? Do you want to be efficient in terms of usage of messenger? Great news! Philippine’s first global messenger is ready to be launched! Global specialized IT company Stargram Global (CEO KJ Kim) collaborates with Stargram Philippine as its forefront of operational service, making mit messenger as the first messenger to officially start its service in Philippines. With its launching in the Philippines, mit messenger aims to become a global messenger that will compete intensively with Viber and Facebook Messenger.

Fall in love again with Jollibee’s latest web series, One True Pair

Fall in love and crave for your Jollibee favorites in the all-new digital episodes, directed by JP Habac and Antoinette Jadaone How do you know when you’ve found your  One True Pair ? From the massive success of Jollibee Studio’s entertainment offerings comes yet another swoon-worthy web series about true love and perfect pairs, titled “One True Pair”. Jollibee brought together an all-star team of creatives, directors, and cast for the new series. Developed by creative agency Publicis Jimenez Basic and produced by Makina Productions, One True Pair raises the bar in branded entertainment in the Philippines through compelling and relatable love stories that will make you crave for more episodes, and definitely more Jollibee Perfect Pairs.

Sharon Cuneta, Richard Gomez and Kathryn Bernardo join forces in the family movie "Three Words To Forever"

This November, ABS-CBN Films Star Cinema brings a film that will remind us that FAMILY IS LOVE, FAMILY IS FOREVER, 'THREE WORDS TO FOREVER.‘ In honor of the Filipino families worldwide NATIONAL FAMILY DAY will be celebrated on November 28 with Three Words To Forever.  Helmed by the blockbuster director Cathy Garcia-Molina and written by Vanessa Valdez, Ana Karenina Ramos, and Kiko Abrillo, the film is topbilled by Sharon Cuneta, Richard Gomez, and Kathryn Bernardo.  'Three Words To Forever' revolves around three couples in the family: Rick and Cristy Andrada (Richard and Sharon), who are about to put an end to their marriage after 25 years; Their daughter Tin (Kathryn) and boyfriend Kyle (played by Tommy Esguerra), who are gearing up for their wedding; and Cristy's parents Cito and Tinay (played by Freddie Webb and Liza Lorena), who are preparing for their renewal of vows as they celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary. 

Vivo Y95 and Y91 are phones of the modern go-getter

The Vivo Y95 is truly the phone of today Global smartphone brand Vivo is known for its youthful and energetic vibe. Thanks to its legion of young followers, Vivo is known to constantly innovate to match the dynamic and ever-changing landscape of self-expression and communication led by the fresh generation. This tight adherence to innovation can be seen through the launch of the brand’s Y series, a set of Vivo smartphone models which cater to a younger crowd.

Throwback Shindig

Groove back to the decades of golden music of the 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s in a concert driven by nostalgia and one that will tickle the funny bones. See the Philippines’ premier vocal ensemble on stage with a class act comedian in “Throwback with The Company and Jon Santos” on December 1, 2018 at The Theatre at Solaire.

McJim short films win best digital ad at CMMA, awards in Wales and Liverpool int’l film fests

Director and PR entrepreneur Chris Cahilig receives the Best Branded Digital Ad award for McJim’s “Pitaka” at the 40 th Catholic Mass Media Awards (CMMA). It may be gratifying to receive international recognitions for our artistic works, but it is ultimately more rewarding when a prestigious Philippine award-giving body acknowledges the sheer amount of talent Filipinos possess when crafting world-class content for the many creative endeavors they get into. This is the message that trusted leather goods brand McJim Classic Leather wants to convey after its debut short film “Pitaka” (The Wallet) was hailed last November 14 as the Best Branded Digital Ad at the 40th Catholic Mass Media Awards. It is the newest category in the CMMA that recognizes the shift in media consumption of the modern Filipino.

EMMET BATTLES DUPLO INVADERS IN THE NEW TRAILER OF “THE LEGO MOVIE 2”

Hang on to your fronds! Emmet ventures to another universe in the brand new trailer for the big-screen animated adventure “The LEGO® Movie 2” from Warner Bros. Pictures. Check out the trailer here and watch “The LEGO® Movie 2” in Philippine cinemas February 13.

“THE CROWN’S” CLAIRE FOY BREATHES NEW LIFE INTO LISBETH SALANDER IN “THE GIRL IN THE SPIDER’S WEB”

Tattooed cyber-mercenary Lisbeth Salander is a role that on the page is an actor’s dream job: mercurial, gifted, tough, mysterious, and unconventional in every way, yet fueled by a clear-cut sense of right and wrong. And for  The Girl in the Spider’s Web , the first book in David Lagercrantz’s acclaimed continuation of Stieg Larsson’s  Millennium  series, the filmmakers were thrilled that  The Crown’ s Claire Foy relished the opportunity to step into the role.

Christmas in the Philippines shines as Firefly LED illuminates the Metro

FIrefly LED lights up SM City North Edsa From North to South, Firefly continues to make the holidays in the country merry and bright with its dazzling and beautiful Christmas trees and light installations. Firefly LED, the leader in energy-efficient LED bulbs, has been lighting up Metro Manila for 11 years now.

A Sassier ETC is about to unfold this November

The leading entertainment channel for women, ETC, reinvents itself to better capture the modern women today - beautiful inside out, confident, and smart. For years, ETC has given its loyal viewers free TV access to shows like American Idol, Grammys, America’s Next Top Model, and Project Runway; and just like them over the years, ETC has grown up – now wiser and braver, ready to deliver a richer entertainment experience.

Watsons Continues to Give Smiles through Operation Smile

Nothing can brighten a day like seeing the precious smile of a child. That is why leading health and beauty retailer, Watsons, has been partnering with Operation Smile since 2013 in giving children born with cleft lip and cleft palate a chance to smile through free and safe surgeries. In the Philippines, an estimated of 4,500 children are born every year with this condition.

Vivo Provides Phone Discounts for Lalamove Drivers Nationwide

Global smartphone brand Vivo, in partnership with MemoXpress, a mobile device dealer store and Lalamove, a courier service have joined together to provide convenience to Filipino drivers. Lalamove partner drivers will get a 5% discount from the suggested retail price (SRP) of available Vivo phones such as the V11, V11i, Y71 (2 GB and 3 GB), Y53c, Y81, Y85, and X21 at MemoXpress stores nationwide from October 19, 2018 until December 31, 2018.

Celebrate a Festival of Yuletide Cheer at Okada Manila

Mark your calendars for exciting holiday activities and Okada Manila’s newest destination, The Garden Okada Manila officially welcomes the Christmas season with a grand tree lighting ceremony   centered on its 28-foot tree made of 38,008 of the finest capiz shells from Cebu. The Yuletide season has arrived at Okada Manila. The premier lifestyle and entertainment destination ushered in the Philippines’ favorite time of the year with the press launch of its latest attraction, The Garden—a lush open space which offers guests a front-row seat to breathtaking views of the Manila Bay sunset. Ideal for family gatherings at the resort, guests who want to escape the concrete jungle, and for anyone looking for the perfect outdoor venue for celebrations and events, The Garden is a sprawling spread of greenery within Okada Manila. Guests will completely enjoy this brand new facility once it officially opens to the public.