“Pinoy Big Brother (PBB) All In” winner Daniel Matsunaga leads the all-star lineup of the ABS-CBN variety show “ASAP 19” today at noontime. Daniel’s fellow PBB finalists Jane Oineza, Maris Racal and Vickie Rushton will also perform, along with other Kapamilya stars Billy Crawford, Bamboo, Sarah Geronimo, Gary Valenciano, Kim Chiu, Enrique Gil, among others.
By Nestor Corrales
A Filipino group competing in “The X Factor Australia” TV show impressed English singer-songwriter James Blunt, who was invited as a guest judge in the competition.
By Rito P. Asilo
“The X Factor’s” ability to turn talented unknowns into full-fledged stars is undeniable—so, “I Can’t Sing: The X Factor Musical” (at the London Palladium), the West End musical comedy it inspired, was on top of our list during our theater-going trip to the United Kingdom last summer.
By Oliver M. Pulumbarit
Top European TV network RTL has joined forces with seasoned American mass media company CBS, creating cable channels for Southeast Asia: RTL CBS Entertainment and RTL CBS Extreme.
By Nestor U. Torre
Right off the bat, 2014 is turning out to be a happy, hyper-happening show biz year, with the new entertainment season’s “big bang” celebration being paced by Vilma Santos’ Best Actress award at a film festival in Bangladesh for her performance in “Ekstra,” her first indie outing.