By Nestor Torre
We keep urging show-biz stars to stop resting on their laurels and periodically “surprise” viewers with new facets to their evolving screen personas. So, we were glad when we heard that, after a spate of teleseryes, Marian Rivera was coming up— with a weekly dance show!
By Nestor U. Torre
Now that the stellar and ratings wars are heating up the teleserye scene, major networks are bringing out their biggest stars, the better to foil the competition’s best efforts to clinch the top slots in the TV ratings. If GMA 7’s biggest male lead, Dingdong Dantes, is currently headlining “Ang Dalawang Mrs. Real,” no problem, ABS-CBN is soon fielding no less than its own Papa Piolo Pascual in his own new series, “Hawak-Kamay.”
By Dolly Anne Carvajal
Maricel Soriano and I once had a common denominator in William Martinez. At the height of their screen partnership in the 1980s, I was William’s “secret” girlfriend.
Maricel Soriano, who turned 50 on Feb. 25, wants a peaceful life. “Pag binitawan mo, bitawan mo na … Para lang Chinese New Year ’yan. Ang daming paputok! Tigilan na ang mga pasabog!” Bayani San Diego Jr.
By Bayani San Diego Jr.
By turns candid and reticent, jovial and pensive, actress Maricel Soriano took listeners on a roller-coaster ride of emotions.