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Stars on Christmas, Part 2

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MARK Wahlberg is difficult to shop for.  RUBEN V. NEPALES

In the second part of our feature on some stars’ Christmas plans, thoughts and memories, we spoke with Mark Wahlberg, whose fondest New Year wishes, we are sure, include his “bro” Manny Pacquiao’s victory over Floyd Mayweather Jr. if that fight happens in May next year. We also highlight the holiday thoughts of Katie Holmes, Naomi Watts and Hilary Swank.

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Lessons from St. Francis

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With Christmas upon us, let’s reflect on the insightful thoughts of St. Francis of Assisi:

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My daughter Amanda

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Amanda Noelle is my third daughter, a graduate of the Dela Salle University-College of St. Benilde. She loves reading and has always been disciplined. Her best friend is her sister, Kate.

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Anna Kendrick is pitch-perfect in ‘Into the Woods’

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KENDRICK. Portrays Cinderella in screen version of well-loved stage musical. RUBEN V. NEPALES

While Anna Kendrick sings in “Pitch Perfect 1 and 2” and “Into the Woods,” she said that her experience in these films couldn’t be more different. “I sang pop music in ‘Pitch Perfect,’ and that was so much fun,” said the actress in an interview at New York’s Waldorf Astoria Hotel.

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Only In Hollywood: Stars from Baker to Cumberbatch–on Christmas

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Benedict Cumberbatch: “The real treat is being with family.”ruben nepales

For Benedict Cumberbatch, Christmas means a rare time to pause and relax with his family. For Simon Baker, it will be a day on the beach because his holidays are usually spent back in Australia, where it’s summer at the end of the year. For Tim Burton, it used to be “The Nightmare Before Christmas”—that was how he decorated for the Yuletide season. Here, they and other celebrities share their plans, memories or thoughts about Christmas.

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