By the Entertainment staff
Show Town sweethearts are Splitsville-bound, the grapevine says. Rakish Beau boldly claimed his relationship with Luscious Starlet was going strong. But only hours after that public declaration, rumors of an impending split-up broke in cyberspace. What?
By Nestor U. Torre
Our recent piece on Joan Rivers and her promising “successors” on the American comedy scene today dovetails into a companion survey of local female comedy lights. Who are the funniest Filipino women on the TV-film-stand-up scene these days?
By Andy Bais
Anna Bartolome, teacher: “One actress who’s hell-bent on reinventing herself, from comedienne to serious actress, is AiAi de Alas. However, her Cinemalaya starrer, ‘Ronda,’ wasn’t as well received as her comedic starrers. Critics were mixed in their reviews of her dramatic portrayal.
By Bayani San Diego Jr.
Filmmaker Jun Robles Lana recalls having soldiers, priests and insurgents in his clan.
By Rito P. Asilo
IN “Mga Kuwentong Barbero” (Barber’s Tales), Eugene Domingo’s boundless dramatic gifts continue to unravel as she delivers a master class in thespic restraint and subtlety in her prized portrayal of subservient housewife, Marilou Aguallo, who takes over the barbershop left by her verbally abusive husband, Jose (Daniel Fernando), when he suddenly dies in his sleep.