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In four weeks, get ready to experience a new vision of terror.  Warner Bros. Philippines is thrilled to announce that James Wan’s new original horror film “Malignant” will definitely open in Philippine cinemas starting November 24.  

Styler: Complete Clothing Care, The LG Way

L-R: Jun Lee, LGEPH product director for Home Appliances, Stephanie Zubiri, LG brand ambassador, Sungjae Kim, LGEPH managing director Coming into the second year of the pandemic, cleanliness and safety is still the number one priority for families. Even as vaccinations are slowly rolled out, nothing beats preparedness in keeping sickness at bay. Worldwide innovators, such as LG, have been hard at work to provide tools to help in the new normal. Its newest product, the LG Styler, is designed to keep clothes fresh and clean without needing to launder it excessively.

NETFLIX | The Witcher Season 2 official trailer and key art debut

Are you ready for this? The Witcher Season 2 premieres December 17 on Netflix Watch the trailer here During a panel today at the Lucca Comics & Games Convention in Italy, The Witcher showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, cast members Joey Batey (Jaskier) and Kim Bodnia (Vesemir), Production Designer Andrew Laws and Costume Designer Lucinda Wright delighted fans with a surprise drop of the highly anticipated main trailer and key art for The Witcher Season 2.


  Catch your favorite DC blockbusters and series on-demand for as low as P99 a month Pinoy comic-book fans, youngsters, and moviegoers alike are in for a treat as SKY brings them everything superheroes with all of their favorite DC blockbusters, including the highly-anticipated Philippine premiere of James Gunn's "The Suicide Squad" this November 4 (Thursday), plus other series featuring their favorite crime-fighting heroes streaming on-demand on HBO GO.    From the brilliant mind of American filmmaker James Gunn comes Warner Bros. Pictures' new twist to the beloved DC franchise on the team-up of the most notorious criminals as they put their lives on the line to save the world. Helmed by intelligence officer Amanda Walker (Viola Davis), she assembles a group of criminal misfits, the Suicide Squad, to thwart an anti-American regime in the island nation of Corto Maltese and destroy its most destructive experiment stashed inside the infamous Jotunheim military base know


  Ed Sheeran has released his brand-new album ‘=’ (Equals)  listen here . In conjunction with the release, Ed is delighted to announce details of his new single ‘ Overpass Graffiti’ , which will be joined by an  official video , premiering today at 9:00pm Philippine Time.   Warner Music Philippines along with SM Mall of Asia and the PH Sheerios celebrated the album release with a wonderful cinematic trailer. Fourteen large butterflies (coming from each of the album track covers) can be seen flying over the city skyscrapers of Metro Manila, painting the town red (and more!), and traveling through relevant areas way too familiar for our Sheerios, such as the famous Mall of Asia Complex where Ed had both of hist Multiply and Divide tour shows. Watch it  here .

Watch 25 James Bond films on top digital streaming service TapGO

The world’s longest running franchises, James Bond, the British secret agent with a license to kill, can be viewed in the James Bond Movie Marathon on streaming app Tap Go starting October 28, 2021. With the 25th James Bond film, No Time to Die, still yet to hit the Philippine shores, one can whet their appetite for the previous releases starring this world famous fictional secret agent. 

Let’s talk about sex with Durex’ SEXducated

In the past few years, Filipinos have started opening up and talking about sex and how it is an important conversation to have in order to engage in safe, healthy, and satisfying sexual activities. But despite the inroads that have been made in normalizing conversations about sex, barriers remain when it comes to discussing Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) including the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) as the feelings of shame and stigma remain which prevent people from accessing information and resources that can help Filipinos develop safe sex habits.   The lack of access and conversation contributes to the continued rise in the number of people who test HIV-positive in the country. July 2021 data from the HIV/AIDS & ART Registry of the Philippines (HARP) showed that 1,045 Filipinos tested HIV-positive while 60 people died of AIDS-related complications. This means 33 people tested positive every day from January to July 2021.   HIV cases in the Philippines continue to ris


  Free streaming in PH and simulcast release with Thailand every Friday   iWantTFC brings a charming boys’ love (BL) version of Romeo and Juliet as it premieres the new Thai series “Bad Buddy” in the Philippines tonight (October 29) at 9:30 PM simultaneously in Thailand.   The series features the first BL team-up of Thai stars Ohm Pawat and Nanon Korapat, with a new episode in its original language with English subtitles streaming for free every Friday at 9:30 PM. Starting November 4, Filipino-dubbed episodes will also become available every Thursday at 8 PM on the iWantTFC app and website ( ).


  Get priority installation for P11 only SKY will be offering big savings on its SKY Priority Pass and Select Pack Add-on Activation Fee from November 1 to 11, 2021 at the SKY Zone official store on Shopee Mall as part of its 11.11 Big Christmas Sale.   With the bustling holidays just around the corner, families can have a hassle-free experience for their SKY subscription installation or Select Pack Add-on activation through this promo.   A SKY Priority Pass allows Metro Manila, Laguna, Cavite, and Rizal residents to reduce the waiting time for their SKY Fiber or SKYcable installation as it guarantees installation to be completed within 48-72 hours. During the promo period, SKY Priority Passes will be available for P11 only or almost 90% off from its original price of P100.


  8 OPM classics freshly arranged in “Rachel Alejandro: The Great OPM Songbook Vol. 1” Rachel Alejandro breathes new life to some of the best Original Pilipino Music (OPM) hits through a newly released album—her first under Star Music—that also signals her return to the recording scene.   Comprising eight classic OPM tracks that are given fresh arrangements, “ Rachel Alejandro: The Great OPM Songbook Vol. 1 ” aims to reimagine the beloved Filipino tunes for the younger listeners and the young-at-heart.

Liza Soberano is Jollibee’s out of the ordinary heroine in new Crisscut Fries commercial

The popular young actress takes an exciting, action-packed turn in the new video Filipino actress Liza Soberano has been a part of the Jollibee family since 2019, and since then, the strong and groundbreaking projects have been pouring for her left and right. With all the success she’s experienced, it’s no secret that Liza is truly someone who’s proved herself to be out of the ordinary. Her out of the ordinary life and career carry on with her latest project—a brand-new advertisement for Jollibee’s new Crisscut Fries, for which Liza serves as the face. She is the central figure of the Crisscut Fries’ new exciting and action-packed video, which highlights its deliciously out of the ordinary experience.


       Former matinee idol-turned-serious-actor Jomari Yllana says it was hard outgrowing his being an actor  when he was elected councilor in the first district of Paranaque in 2016.      ‘’I had been an actor for 25 years, starting from my early teenage years. To say that I don’t miss acting is an understatement, if not a lie,’’ he says.

Shopee Introduces Audio and Video Call Feature on Shopee Live to Elevate Seller Engagement for the 11.11 - 12.12 Big Christmas Sale

Sellers now have more ways to interact with Filipinos shoppers online  Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, continues to push for innovations that aim to improve the e-commerce experience for both the seller and consumer. With sellers preparing for some of the biggest holiday sales of the year such as Shopee’s 11.11 - 12.12 Big Christmas Sale, Shopee introduces the ‘Livestream Call’ feature on Shopee Live to enhance customer experience and improve engagement during a live stream session. During a livestream call, sellers can entertain inquiries via audio or video call while other viewers listen in. 

PLDT Home empowers Filipino arts, launches support for #TheFutureIsCreative campaign with new single “Muling Pagbangon”

Creative talent is the very fiber of Filipino culture, which ultimately also fuels the engine of Philippine economic growth. Following the pandemic’s heavy blow to the country’s creative industry, telco leader PLDT Home is expressing support for the sector’s recovery through its “The Future is Creative” campaign. To kickstart the initiative, it collaborated with young Filipino-American hip-hop prodigy Alex Bruce and the internationally acclaimed Philippine Madrigal Singers for an OPM anthem of hope titled Muling Pagbangon .  

Crocs got AC Bonifacio rockin’ this season

Crocs Philippines showing some moves with AC Bonifacio featuring   the very best of classic collection   Crocs showcasing the very best of its classic collection for this season 2021, creating a variety of opportunities for personalization and creative self-expression.   A global leader in innovative casual footwear for all, Crocs Philippines invited none other than the fast-rising dancefloor sweetheart AC Bonifacio to use Crocs as a canvas for self-expression with Jibbitz™ charms and hailing all to ‘Come As You Are’.


  In her fierce element on newly dropped music video   Maymay Entrata defies society’s toxic beauty standards in her self-empowering single “Amakabogera,” her latest release under Star Pop.   “Everyone seems to have that same standard—to be beautiful according to what the trend is or what society tells you to be. ‘Amakabogera’ is a song about self-empowerment, being confident in who you are amid the high standards of the world,” said Maymay, whom netizens dubbed as the new solo star of the P-pop movement.   She added, “Don’t ever doubt and compare yourself with others. You are beautiful, you are unique, and you are strong. Don’t let their standards snatch your crown.”

Smart champions creativity in BaiCon InFest 2021 on Oct 30 to 31

  Leading mobile services provider Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) continues its commitment in nurturing and championing Filipinos’ creativity and passion for content creation by powering BaiCon InFest 2021, the biggest gathering of content creators and influencers from all around the Philippines, to be streamed on Facebook Live on October 30 and 31.   BaiCon InFest 2021 is expected to bring in more than 100 creators from all over the country and some parts of the world, seeking to connect them to their fans and audience, as well as various brands and agencies. The sessions will help the youth take on the different demands and challenges of the digital lifestyle.


With a long weekend coming up, there is nothing better to do than binge watch a cute and kilig series like WeTV Original series Pasabuy! You can stream all episodes of the romantic comedy series for FREE exclusively on WeTV starting this Friday, October 29, at 7:00PM.   The Gino Roque and Heaven Peralejo starrer tell the story of John and Anne, who get stranded at a beach resort when the country goes into lockdown. John (Roque) is an aspiring musician determined to write the perfect love song to win back his true love. Anne (Peralejo) is a vlogger staying at the resort working on her latest video. When they cross paths after the hotel group chat admin mixes up their “pasabuy” order, sparks fly. As they try to navigate the lockdown with just each other for company, could romance be in the books even under the most unromantic of settings. And will it survive back in the real world?  

ShopeePay Partners with GHL to Drive Digital Payments Ahead

ShopeePay and GHL extend their services for contactless payments that are safer and more convenient  ShopeePay, Shopee’s integrated mobile wallet, partners with GHL Systems Berhad, to expand digital payment acceptance in the Philippines, bringing cashless payment solutions for businesses and consumers to over 83,000 merchant points nationwide. GHL, ASEAN’s leading payment solutions provider, with a vast footprint of 383,600 payment touchpoints across the region, teams up with ShopeePay to drive digital payments in the Philippines as more Filipinos continue to shift towards safer and more convenient options. ShopeePay users can now pay at establishments such as Phoenix Petroleum, Family Mart, Three Sixty Pharmacy, Prince Retail, and more chains nationwide. 

Kemrie Shares New Single “Cruel House”!

  Rising OPM solo artist and TikTok star   Kemrie   kicks in the door with her latest single   “Cruel House” . This song follows the release of “Impressions”, which came out last year.   Wrapped in shimmering beats and catchy rhythm, this single is a masterclass in what the young singer-songwriter does best: conveying internal thoughts and storytelling. Kemrie will always have a knack for being very experimental and out-of-the-box towards her artistry. She is drawn to her musical influences like Taylor Swift, Winona Oak, and Lennon Stella since she finds their songwriting prowess really intriguing.

Hannah Pangilinan Sparks Joy in New Cathartic Debut EP “Phases”!

  There is no denying that   Hannah Pangilinan   is a superbly talented and unconventional star in the making. The young singer-songwriter continues her musical journey this year with the release of her brand-new EP called  Phases , out this #NewMusicFriday. Since her 2018 debut as a musician, Hannah has been focusing on solidifying herself as a genuinely revered OPM artist of her generation.

Enjoy Halloween @ Home with Globe At Home

  Imagine for this Halloween, you are exploring a horror house that’s full of both spooks and surprises. With almost 10 rooms to explore, you have no idea what’s in store for you—will you be met by an eerie ghost, or will you discover a room full of treats?   Now imagine yourself going through that “horror house” while inside the comfort of your own home through the interactive and innovative  Halloween @ Home , powered by Globe At Home!


  Male vocalist Tim Pavino relives the loving memoirs of a strayed young love in his newest single “ We Were 16 ,” released under ABS-CBN’s Star Music.   “The song speaks about a time in your life where you let go of your TOTGA (the one that got away) and you begin to reminisce the sweet memories as you move forward in life,” Tim explained.   The vibrant track that has a catchy melody paradoxically highlights the forlorn echoes of a person’s what-ifs and the hope that one day, the lost love can be revived.


  All set to bring more laughter on kumu Twenty comedians made it as the finalists in FYE channel’s online comedy contest on kumu “Laugh Laban” and will compete to be the newest comedy star that will surely bring more fun and laughter to the world.


Filipino balladeer Erik Santos expresses a poignant plea for help in his uplifting rendition of worship song “ Sigaw Ng Puso .”   A collaboration between Star Music and Wish FM, “Sigaw Ng Puso” was written at a time of grief, narrating deep sorrow and full submission to God’s will.  


  Buy your tickets now on  KTX.PH , iWantTFC, and TFC IPTV After launching their chart-topping debut albums “Born to Win” and “The Light” this month, P-pop sensations BINI and BGYO will perform their original songs live for the first time in their two-night virtual sibling concert, “One Dream: The BINI & BGYO Concert” on November 6 and 7 on  KTX.PH , iWantTFC, and TFC IPTV.   P-pop’s first sibling concert promises a setlist of 40 songs that will also include fan-favorites and covers, with each show offering a unique repertoire.

Introducing Hero and His Entrancing Debut Single “Katulad”!

                                                                        Dami dyang ibang karapatdapat sa isang katulad mo ‘Di naman sa tinataboy kita gusto ko lang maging masaya ka kahit sa piling ng iba”     Things are going the right way for Universal Records Philippines’ most recently signed hip-hop artist  Hero . The rapper, whose real name is  Airon Paul Bayani  is a   young gun brimming with talent .  After being featured in  Gloc-9 's 44 Challenge and successfully doing two collaborations with our “Paboritong Makata” in songs “Pasan” and “Ipakita Mo”, this guy is on a steady momentum for stardom. And guess what, his first official act under UR is the release of his debut single called  "Katulad"  produced by Russel  "Goodson"  Tiquia plus vocal collaborations from fellow rappers  Kxle  and  Yuri Dope .


  Full “11:59” music video done in one take KZ Tandingan’s newly released soulful track “11:59” has a special place in her heart not only as her first internationally released single but also because she considers it closest to who she is as an artist.   “Out of all the songs I’ve released in the past, this I think is the closest to who I really am. This is really what I wanna do with my music, the sound I want to release out there,” KZ, Asia’s Soul Supreme, shared.


  Gary V. performs new Jubilee song together with Kapamilya singing idols   Level-up the weekend vibes with double-header birthday treats from Janine Gutierrez and Ronnie Alonte, plus more world-class acts from your favorite Kapamilya idols in this one-of-a-kind afternoon party live this Sunday (October 24) on "ASAP Natin 'To" on Kapamilya Channel, A2Z, and TV5.   Celebrating her birthday for the very first time on the ASAP stage is Janine Gutierrez, as she treats her fans with a sweet musical treat. The birthday bash continues with an exhilarating dance number from Kapamilya heartthrob Ronnie Alonte.

From Malls to Mobile: How Home Credit Redefined the BNPL Experience

There is no doubt that the global pandemic has accelerated digital transformation, changing our day-to-day lives. Due to current events, the digital shift that was supposed to take years happened in a blink of an eye – putting the spotlight on businesses and how they make an effort to innovate their products and services.   For Home Credit, it did not come as a surprise since their digital efforts started years ago knowing that digitalization, especially in the financial industry, is the next big thing. Their journey started from their launching in 2013, where they already proved to be a gamechanger in the financial landscape.  

Sold out in just 6 minutes! realme Pad achieves excellent launch sales on Shopee

The brand makes a stellar debut in the tablet category with the realme Pad selling out on Shopee in only 6 minutes after its launch.    2021 is proving to be an exceptional year for realme Philippines as it has continuously solidified its position in the tech industry across different categories. After emerging as the country’s no. 1 smartphone brand for two consecutive quarters this year, in addition to being the no. 1 watch and True Wireless Stereo (TWS) brand for Q2, the brand also recently proved its mettle in an entirely new category with the successful debut of its first-ever tablet, the realme Pad.       Unveiled via a livestream event on the realme Philippines Facebook page and YouTube channel on October 21, the realme Pad, along with other new TechLife devices, is in line with the brand’s mission to build a full-circle digital ecosystem with smart AIoT products that cater to the modern needs of Filipinos.   

Smart Infinity, Palacio de Memoria bring members to exclusive screening of restored “Ibong Adarna,” “Biyaya ng Lupa,” and other art events

As part of leading mobile services provider Smart Infinity’s promise to offer the most rewarding mobile experience through exceptional product offerings and exclusive lifestyle privileges, the network is partnering with local heritage destination Palacio de Memoria to host a variety of art events this October.  The main festivities at the Palacio de Memoria include the much-awaited two-day Flea Market on October 23 and 24, an open fair inspired by European bazaars such as the El Rastro de Madrid and the Parisian Clignancourt. Collectors and enthusiasts can find a wide array of exquisite artworks, antiques, and pieces from various local galleries at the Flea Market, while food and drinks will be served by The Loggia and an open bar by Distileria Limtuaco and Don Papa, respectively. The flea market will be capped off by a special exclusive screening of the restored “Ibong Adarna” film from 1941 by ABS-CBN Film Restoration. 


  Catch it in high-definition with SKYcable's new HD plans SKYcable continues to give die-hard sports fans a front row seat to the biggest sporting events in the world this October, allowing them to enjoy world class football, motorsports, and mixed martial arts action in the comfort of their homes. The football action never stops with the showdown between storied rivals Real Madrid and FC Barcelona in their first "El Clasico" matchup of the season in La Liga live this October 24, 10:10 PM on beIN Sports 1.


Fortune favors the bold. Watch the official trailer for Columbia Pictures  Uncharted,  starring Tom Holland and Mark Wahlberg, exclusively in Philippine cinemas 2022.   YouTube:  

RED NOTICE Trailer & Key Art Debut

                                                                 The FBI’s top profiler The world’s most wanted art thief And the greatest conman the world has never seen Watch the Red Notice official trailer here   Netflix Global Release Date: November 12, 2021 Directed by: Rawson Marshall Thurber Written by: Rawson Marshall Thurber

Dreams Do Come True: Gloc-9 and Aspiring Singer Collabs to Fulfill Life Goals

With the uncertainty of the times, it's good to plan ahead to ensure a decent future and it was with God's grace that our Favorite Makata crossed paths with the husband and wife tandem of Grace and Louie Cristobal, owners of Alkaviva Waters Philippines. Not only did Gloc-9 gain new friends and business partners, it also provided him a new inspiration for a new song and an opportunity to help someone fulfill a lifelong dream.


As the road to the finals continues, the remaining Pop Dreamers get a chance to meet and greet the ultimate guest mentor - Multimedia Prince James Reid. A special mentoring session with one of the country’s most sought after actor, performer, music producer, entrepreneur, and brand ambassador – James Reid was held as a part of the Pop Groups’ preparations for the finale.

Get the realme Pad, new TechLife products for up to P3,000 off

Complete your realme TechLife with the brand’s latest tech innovations,    all at exciting early-bird deals starting October 22!   realme, the Philippines’ no. 1 brand for smartphones, watches, and True Wireless Stereo (TWS) for Q2 of 2021, just launched a stellar lineup of new TechLife products aimed at empowering the modern digital lifestyles of Filipinos.     Unveiled via a livestream event on the realme Philippines Facebook page and YouTube channel last October 21, the new devices are part of realme’s full-circle digital ecosystem with smart AIoT products designed to complement each other smoothly to help Filipinos live more efficiently and conveniently. Included in the launch were the realme Pad, the realme Band 2, the realme TechLife Robot Vacuum, and the realme TechLife Handheld Vacuum, among many others.   

Vaccination Efforts Pave the Way for Economic Recovery

Shopee supports community initiatives that focus on vaccination and will continue to roll out similar programs this year In early 2020, the onset of the pandemic posted big challenges as businesses struggled to stay afloat due to strict lockdowns and social distancing measures. Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, responded accordingly by helping MSMEs shift online easily and seamlessly. And with vaccination programs ongoing, Shopee continues to aid economic recovery by mounting community initiatives focused on increasing vaccination education and uptake to fight against  COVID-19. These programs include Shopee’s Vaccination Center Support drive, Shopee #FullyVaxxed Package, and the Department of Health’s (DOH) Resbakuna campaign. 

Smart lets subscribers watch the NBA’s 75th Anniversary Season for FREE on the GigaPlay App      

With exciting NBA action returning this October, leading mobile services provider Smart Communications, Inc. brings the historic NBA 75th Anniversary Season right at the palm of its subscribers via the Gigaplay App, which offers NBA games and programming through its livestream feed of NBA TV Philippines—a localized version of NBA TV and the league’s dedicated 24/7 channel.

TJ Monterde collaborates with Korean singer-songwriter YELO, the new song "Little Things" is out now!

Nowadays, it's essential to celebrate how talented artists find ways to collaborate and give us chill vibes. TJ Monterde proudly announces the release of his newest project with the label PolyEast Records—a new song titled "Little Things," which features a collaboration with Korean singer and YouTuber, YELO.   Asked how did the collaboration come about, TJ said, " When I got a call from PolyEast and told me that they have a collab song for me so tried to take a listen and loved the song right off the bat. It was one of those that I would love to sing. They immediately sent me the M1, but it took me a little more time to start writing the story then. The melody was just too beautiful, too many beautiful memories to tell.”


  Her first single set for international release Asia’s Soul Supreme KZ Tandingan takes her music to a whole different level with her soulful delivery and exceptional vocals in “ 11:59 ,” her brand new single dropping this Friday (October 22).   Grammy-nominated producer Luigie “Lugo” Gonzales, Paulino Lorenzo, and Idrise Ward-El produced KZ’s first single under Tarsier Records, which is slated for international release as ABS-CBN continues to showcase Filipino talents on the world stage.   “It's the realization of a vision. Parang after my ‘X Factor’ 2012 stint, the dream was always to go international, to represent the country on the world stage. And now I get to release this,” KZ shared.


  ABS-CBN Entertainment has launched the podcasts of its digital shows Hotspot, Kapamilya Chat, Push Bets, Push Most Wanted, and Push Extra Scoop with Podcast Network Asia. Podcast Network Asia, the biggest podcast network in Southeast Asia, and ABS-CBN Entertainment are co-producing the 5 Kapamilya podcasts.   ABS-CBN Entertainment continues its foray into the podcast world to reach listeners who are interested in celebrity programs. This is part of the network’s efforts in expanding its services to cater to the content needs of all customer segments in the Filipino digital market.