Ben&Ben shares romantic TikTok video that made fans miss their live shows more

Folk-indie group Ben&Ben shared a romantic video that they found on TikTok about two friends who became lovers during one of their live performances before the coronavirus disease pandemic. The group shared this in a post and also stressed how much they missed doing live shows to their fans. The post read, “Saw this on TikTok! Sana all but seriously, …

K-drama fans thrilled amid reports of Park Seo-joon joining MCU

Fans of K-drama star Park Seo-joon are stoked after rumored reports that the actor will become the latest member of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. A Twitter user exclaimed, “PARK SEO JOON WORLD DOMINATION. IT IS WHAT IT IS.” Another Twitter user said, “No FREAKING way…. as a marvel fan, I’m screaming.. as a Park Seo Joon fan, I’m crying… [T]hank …

Shay shares Pinoy culture with the world through Trese

Learning that Shay Mitchell of Pretty Little Liars would lend her voice to the Netflix Original Anime series Trese, based on the graphic novel of Filipino creators Budjette Tan and KaJO Baldisimo, did not come as a surprise. The Canadian actress is proud of her Pinoy roots and embraces every bit of it. That’s why Shay can easily adapt to …

Hello, Anthony Ramos!

There are several reasons why filmdom is all a-dither over “In The Heights,” the first musical to be released during the pandemic – on June 11 in theaters and on HBO Max. How it will fare at the box-office can affect the fate of other musicals. “In The Heights” is a wonderful show about young people and their dreams in …

French star Omar Sy steals hearts in Lupin

Oui, Lupin is back! And French star Omar Sy is reprising the lead role in Part 2 of the Netflix mystery thriller/heist series following the global success of the first season. Lupin is the modern retelling of French author Maurice Leblanc’s literary legacy from over 100 years ago, The Arrest of Arsène Lupin, about the escapades of the mysterious “gentleman …

Liza Soberano has always been fascinated with fantasy

Growing up in the United States and migrating to the Philippines when she was 10, Liza Soberano said it was her relatives that introduced her to Filipino folklore and mythological creatures like the “tyanak,” “aswang” and “kapre.” A “tyanak” is a vampiric creature that takes the shape or form of a baby or a toddler while an “aswang” is the …

Liza Soberano recalls real-life experience with so-called ‘kapre’

Even a “kapre” couldn’t help but be mesmerized by Liza Soberano’s beauty.The actress deemed by TC Candler as 2017’s Most Beautiful Face shared at the virtual presscon for her upcoming Netflix original animated series “Trese” that a “kapre” (or supernatural gigantic creature that lives in trees) was once smitten with her. Liza recalled that it happened when she spent a …

Mark your calendars: ‘Trese,’ ‘Rurouni Kenshin: The Final’ to stream on Netflix this June

Just when most “Rurouni Kenshin” fans were wondering when they will get to see the fourth of the fifth in the popular Japanese movie saga, Netflix Philippines dropped the bomb: “Rurouni Kenshin: The Final” starts streaming on June 18. The much-awaited animated adaptation of “Trese” also starts streaming on June 11. These are just two of the highly anticipated titles …