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Young Pinoy director lauded in Venice Film Fest

By NRJ Ramos – A 22-year-old Filipino is this year’s Orizzonti Prize winner at the prestigious Venice Film Festival.

RP film industry faces great depression

By Boy Villasanta – The true picture of the nation is also reflected in the current state of the local entertainment industry, beyond its glitter and glamour.

Remembering Jackson 5's visit to Student Canteen

By Candice Montenegro – Before he became the King of Pop, Michael Jackson was the lead singer of a family act from Gary, Indiana, USA. The Jackson 5, later known as The Jacksons, was one of the biggest pop groups in the 1970s.

Pop star Michael Jackson has died in Los Angeles, aged 50.

Paramedics were called to the singer’s home around midday local time on Thursday after he stopped breathing. He was pronounced dead two hours later after arriving at hospital in full cardiac arrest, said Fred Corral of the LA County Coroner’s office.

Proud to be Pinoy celebrity moments

By JAJA RODRIGUEZ “Nakatulong na tumira ako sa ibang bansa, mas na-appreciate ko ang Pilipinas,” said KC Concepcion during a recent event celebrating the Filipino youth of today.

Yes, the Pinoy 'Cannes'

By Ricky Lo – Lino Brocka must be applauding in his grave. The trail he had blazed in Cannes has just produced a star in the person of indie director Brillante “Dante” Mendoza who won Best Director (for Kinatay) at the just-concluded 62nd Cannes Film Festival, the most prestigious film Read more »