Glib celeb is a nightmare in real life

/ 12:01 AM August 15, 2018

Who knew Petulant Bully, who usually portrays glib, generous, good-natured characters on screen, is the exact opposite, away from the cameras?

PB can be aloof and snooty in person. Worse, PB has a mean temper, according to insiders.


PB didn’t want to be disturbed between scenes.

A bunch of giddy admirers made the mistake of approaching PB. In an instant, PB went berserk.


The visitors were stunned speechless.

Toxic reality

Yet another supposedly charming personality, Affable Optimist, is just as toxic in reality.

AO comes across as all sunshine and good vibes in public. In private, however, AO turns into an ogre.

A mole claimed that fans had approached AO for a souvenir photo. AO brashly refused to pose for the snapshot-hunters. AO was equally off-putting to clueless colleagues.

AO is definitely not gunning for the Most Friendly award.

Doomed from the start


Everyone loves Rakish Amore.

Unfortunately, not even diehard supporters can conceal the fact that RA’s latest venture is struggling against Mammoth Competitor.

Is RA’s decision to slug it out with the titans a misstep? Is RA mistaken to avoid Youthful Maiden for a while? Is there life beyond the doomed collaborations with YM?

So many questions, so little time… RA should act fast, before it’s too late.

Battle royale

There’s a brewing battle royale in the biz.

Enterprising Dilettante got caught in a bind.

Amiable Raconteur soon found out about the mistake. When AR confronted the erring colleague, all hell broke loose.

Instead of apologizing, the wrongdoer had the temerity to berate AR.

Poor contemporary, Bodacious Superior, was inadvertently dragged into the fray, too. BS tried to clarify matters. But then again, the cantankerous cohort remains willfully adamant.

Fake fans

From the Inquirer tabloid Bandera:

Ubiquitous Maven has always been desperate to be famous.

As a newbie in the biz, UM would ask pals to pretend to be fans. Whenever UM was invited to a gathering, the faux groupies would appear from out of nowhere.

They would mob UM, as if the wannabe was a major star!

Well, UM is still at it, employing the same devious tricks to fool people. It’s quite a leap—from fake fans to fake news?

Top of the show biz news

For those who missed last weekend’s show biz news on TV (and why we are moved, if we are moved):

Juliana Gomez, asked if she wants to enter show biz: “Not any time soon. I’m going to be a college freshman (in UP Diliman) and I really want to focus on volleyball.” (Go, gurl!)

Maymay Entrata on Catriona Gray saying that she wants the young actress to portray her in a drama: “Hala! Ang layo!” (Such refreshing candor.)

Erich Gonzales on being electrocuted while shooting “We Will Not Die Tonight”: “Sabi ko, ‘Lord, huwag muna, marami pa akong plano sa buhay!’” (Amen.)

Vhong Navarro, asked if he can forgive Cedric Lee and Deniece Cornejo: “Ako naman willing magpatawad kung ang tao ay pinagsisihan ang ginawa nila.” (Moving on.)

Vhong, asked about his coming wedding with girlfriend, Tanya: “Basahin n’yo na lang ang ngiti ko…Siya ang forever ko, eh. Wala nang iba.”

Kylie Verzosa

Kylie Verzosa on playing Epik Studio’s superhero Osyana: “Isa siyang Badjao woman, so very Pinoy character…Dream ko rin mag-action and to represent the Filipino woman.” (Bonggacious!)

JC de Vera

JC de Vera on how he felt when he found out he was going to be a father: “I was happy. Sabi ko kailangan prepared ako for it … Right now ang dami kong labada—soap, movie. I believe dahil ’yun sa baby ko.”

JC on the mother’s identity: “Gusto ko siyang i-keep in private until ready na kami.” (Take your time…)

Glaiza de Castro

Glaiza de Castro on being rescued after floods left her and her coworkers stranded on the set of “Contessa”: “Huwag nating i-underestimate ang ulan, baha at ang mga alert na nakukuha natin.” (Korek!)

David Licauco on taking care of his skin: “Alaga lang talaga, proper meds, lots of water and fruits.” (Hmmm…)

Alden Richards on participating in a bloodletting project: “Sana, maraming ma-inspire to do this, as well, because it saves lives.” (Good job!)

Willie Revillame on renewing his contract with GMA 7: “Dito ko naramdaman ’yung haplos ng pagmamahal.” (Sounds like a baby powder ad.)

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