ABS-CBN unveils 2014 Summer Station ID “PINASmile”

With PAG-ASA’s announcement last Wednesday that Summer in the Philippines has officially started, ABS-CBN today launched it’s annual summer station ID.

Titled as “PINASmile: Masaya muli ang kwento natin”, the music video again showcased ABS-CBN’s roster of superstars, news personalities and ordinary Filipino who were shown flashing their most precious smiles. The theme song which was written by Robert Labayen and Team CCM with music from Bojam and Tyro Alfaro was sung by the teen King and Queen, Daniel Padilla and Katryn Bernardo.

This year’s ABS-CBN’s summer station ID aimed at showcasing the Philippines as great travel destination and a nation of great people with great smiles in spite of what we have experienced last year.

As always ABS-CBN again comes up with a great station ID, which does not only caters to entertain people but to give hope and inspiration.

MYX Music Awards 2014 winners announced

logomyxmusicawards2014MYX Music Channel has again honored the best of the best in OPM Music Industry through its annual MYX Music Awards.

In the award ceremony held this evening (March 26,2014) at the Samsung Hall of SM Aura in Taguig City, MYX Music Awards 2014 gave honors to OPM’s Best Music Artists, their songs and music videos.

Gloc9 leads tonight’s winners as he bagged 4 awards, including the Favorite Music Video for Magda which also won Favorite Collaboration as it features Rico Blanco. Sarah Geronimo leads female winners as she took home 2 awards including Favorite Artist. Bamboo also won big with his 3 awards which includes Favorite Male Artist.

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New X-Men movie trailer released

20th Century Fox have unveiled its latest trailer on the newest X-Men movie, X-Men: Days of Future Past. The epic saga of mutant people continues as they fight a war for the survival of the species across two time periods. In this newest installment, characters from the original “X-Men” film trilogy join forces with their younger selves from “X-Men: First Class,” in an epic battle that must change the past in able to save our future.

X-Men: Days of the Future Past is set to hit Philippine cinemas on May 21, 2014.

Complaint Affidavit of Vhong Navarro’s new accuser released

vhongnavarroAfter getting out of the hospital and formally filling his complaint at the Department of Justice, actor-host Vhong Navarro is again back in the headlines. This is after a new girl (who was later identified as Roxanne Cabañero) came-out and filed rape case against Navarro. The alleged rape victim is said to be a former beauty pageant contestant who happened to met Vhong in one of the episodes of his noontime show Its Showtime.

In an interview with Cabañero’s lawyer Atty. Virgilio Batalla, he said the alleged rape happened in 2010. Asked why she only srufaced now or 4 years after the crime, the lawyer said, rape has a prescriptive period of 20 years after committing the crime so it’s still not too late to seek justice.

On the part of Navarro, his lawyer Atty. Alma Mallonga said, this is some kind of diversionary tactics to the real issue. She also said that public should not be confused by this new case because Vhong’s case against Cedric Lee and Deniece Cornejo is a different thing.

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Miss Universe 2013 is Miss Venezuela

missuniverse2013And Venezuela wins the crown

Out of more than 80 beauties who competed in the most prestigious beauty pageant in the world, Miss Universe crown has finally landed again in the head of Venezuelan bet Gabriella Isler. Miss Universe judges which includes rock icon Steven Tyler has chosen Miss Venezuela to be Miss Universe 2013.

Meanwhile, Philippines’ bet Ariella Arida, who was one of the early favorites both of supporters and non-supporters finished 3rd runner-up. Spain who was favored to win early on, got the 1st runner-up, followed by Ecuador at 2nd runner up and Brazil finished last at 4th runner-up.

Below is the complete list of ladies who made it to the Quarter and Semi-finals:

Top 16 Quater-finalists

Costa Rica
Ukraine
China
Equador
Great Britain
Indonesia
Venezula
Dominican Republic
Puerto Rico
Spain
USA
Nicaragua
Switzerland
India
Brazil
Philippines

Top 10 Semi-finalists

Spain
Philippines
Great Britain
India
Brazil
USA
Ukraine
Ecuador
Venezuela
Dominican Republic

Top 5 Finalists

Ecuador
Brazil
Spain
Philippines
Venezuela

ABS-CBN unveils its Christmas Station ID for 2013

You’ll know that Christmas is really just around the corner when the country’s largest television network unveil its annual Christmas Station ID.

Today, broadcasting giant ABS-CBN officially opened Filipino Christmas season by showcasing its latest Station ID entitled “Magkasama Tayo sa Kwento Ng Pasko”. It has been an annual tradition for the network to come-up with Christmas Station IDs that showcased Filipino Christmas spirit. And for this year, as they celebrate 60 years of Philippine Television, they focused on stories of different Pinoys here and abroad and how they’ll gonna celebrate their Christmas.

With Robert Labayen again at the helm, the project came-out as another masterpiece work of art, and I can say this is the best Station ID that ABS-CBN has done so far. The lyrics of the song speaks so much of how we Pinoys celebrate Christmas and the video is an inspiring scene that will definitely touch not only the viewers hearts but also their soul. Congratulations to all the people behind this project for you have made an inspiring, touching and very relevant Christmas gift to all your viewers.

Jugs, Teddy and Karylle wows madlang pipol with their Magpasikat performance

TeamTKJShowtimeABS-CBN’s noontime show It’s Showtime is currently celebrating their 4th year anniversary. And it has been their tradition every year to come up with “Magpasikat” performances from all of its hosts. This anniversary performances is one of the most awaited events of the show, because this it the time where Showtime hosts Vice Gabda, Anne Curtis, Karylle, Vhong Navarro, Billy Crawford, Ryan Bang, Eruption, Coleen Garcia, Jhong Hilario and Kuya Kim got to showcase their individual talents, skills and creativity.

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Mitoy is the 1st Voice of the Philippines Grand Winner

mitoy“Filipino talent and production at its best”

In its final showdown tonight, Voice of the Philippines has crowned Mitoy as their 1st ever Voice of the Philippines Grand Winner getting most votes from the viewers.

It was one of the most (if not the most) intense, fully energized evening in the history of Philippine Television. For more than 3 months of competition, the Voice of the Philippines has finally come to its final show.

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