City of Carson culminates Filipino-American History Month celebration  with special Tribute to Larry Itliong

City of Carson culminates Filipino-American History Month celebration with special Tribute to Larry Itliong

On October 22, the City of Carson and various organizations will join the entire community in honoring the life’s work and legacy of Larry Itliong – a Filipino-American labor leader and organizer. A tribute march will start at 9 a.m. on October 22 around the vicinity of Veterans Park located at 22400 Moneta Avenue in Carson followed […]

19.10.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Film, Happenings, Hometown ·
JC, Shaina to star in new series

JC, Shaina to star in new series

A new television soap starring Shaina Magdayao, JC de Vera, Carlo Aquino, and Denise Laurel will be premiering on ABS-CBN, it was announced. No other details about the project, titled “The Better Half,” were revealed. It will be Magdayao’s first series project after appearing on the primetime drama “The Story of Us” early this year. […]

18.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Film ·
‘Love And Vengeance’ toast of Busan Film Festival ceremony

‘Love And Vengeance’ toast of Busan Film Festival ceremony

Upcoming literary adaptation “Love And Vengeance” proves one to keep an eye on after the Indonesian project clinched the Busan Prize at the Asian Project Market. Indonesian director Edwin’s 2012 film “Postcards from the Zoo” had been nominated for awards at international film festivals in Berlin, Hong Kong and New York’s Tribeca, and he is […]

12.10.2016 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, International Stars ·
Cathy Garcia-Molina defends Jeffrey Tam from LizQuen fans

Cathy Garcia-Molina defends Jeffrey Tam from LizQuen fans

Film and TV director Cathy Garcia-Molina took to social media to respond to fans who asked her not to include comedian Jeffrey Tam in the latest movie project of Liza Soberano and Enrique Gil. In an Instagram post, Garcia-Molina defended Tam, saying he is “a very talented artist and a very good person.” “I love […]

12.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Film ·
First trailer for ‘The Dark Tower’ due year end

First trailer for ‘The Dark Tower’ due year end

The debut trailer for Idris Elba adventure “The Dark Tower” will arrive this Christmas, according to Sony studio executive Tom Rothman. With Idris Elba as gunslinger Roland Deschain and Matthew McConaughey opposite as his quarry, the Man in Black, “The Dark Tower” adapts part of one of Stephen King’s best known story arcs. Even so, […]

11.10.2016 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
“The Girl on the Train” starts off big in North American box office

“The Girl on the Train” starts off big in North American box office

The psychological thriller “The Girl on the Train” topped the North American box office in its opening weekend with $24.7 million in revenue, an industry group estimated Sunday. Emily Blunt plays a depressed, alcoholic divorcee who witnesses something odd as she rides a commuter train and ends up launching a missing persons investigation. The flick […]

10.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Release date unveiled for ‘The Circle’, starring Emma Watson and Tom Hanks

Release date unveiled for ‘The Circle’, starring Emma Watson and Tom Hanks

EuropaCorp has set a release dates for “The Circle,” a thriller based on Dave Eggers’ international best-seller and starring Emma Watson and Oscar winner Tom Hanks. The film, directed and written by James Ponsoldt, also stars ”The Force Awakens” star John Boyega, and is slated to hit theaters on April 28, 2017. Following the original plot of […]

10.10.2016 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Jose Rizal the movie will show in Pinoy international film fest

Jose Rizal the movie will show in Pinoy international film fest

By Abner Galino The highly acclaimed movie Jose Rizal is getting a special screening at the much-awaited first Los Angeles Philippine International Film Festival (LAPIFF) slated on October 7, 8 and 9 in the City of Carson. As the community celebrates Filipino American History month, the film on the life of Philippine national hero Dr. Jose Rizal […]

07.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Film, Happenings ·
Watch Natalie Portman in first trailer for ‘Jackie’

Watch Natalie Portman in first trailer for ‘Jackie’

The first trailer for Natalie Portman’s “Jackie” provides a sneak peek at the film which chronicles the days following the assassination of John. F. Kennedy. In the biopic, Portman portrays the First Lady, a role that is generating no small amount of Oscar buzz. The teaser is a compilation of flashbacks following the shooting of […]

06.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Chloe Moretz to star in horror pic with Dakota Johnson and Tilda Swinton

Chloe Moretz to star in horror pic with Dakota Johnson and Tilda Swinton

Chloe Moretz is to join Dakota Johnson and Tilda Swinton in the remaking of a classic horror film “Suspiria.” Based on the 1977 movie from Italian filmmaker Dario Argento, the story follows a young ballet dancer who travels to a prestigious dance academy in Europe. Upon arrival, the girl is beset by a series of […]

04.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
IMAX announces ‘Harry Potter’ marathon week for October 13

IMAX announces ‘Harry Potter’ marathon week for October 13

Harry Potter is coming back to theaters as cinema chain IMAX pledges to show the entire film franchise, from beginning to end, the week of October 13. Eight “Harry Potter” films were released over a ten-year period between 2001 and 2011, and all eight are now returning to cinemas courtesy of an IMAX initiative. Why […]

04.10.2016 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Promising debut for HBO’s ‘Westworld’

Promising debut for HBO’s ‘Westworld’

The much awaited new series created by Jonathan Nolan and J.J. Abrams attracted a viewing audience of 3.3 million when it aired in the US on Sunday, October 2. It will count as a major success for HBO which has not had such a big premiere since the January 2014 launch of “True Detective.” After […]

04.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘Miss Peregrine’ tops international weekend box office

‘Miss Peregrine’ tops international weekend box office

International movie-going audiences were most drawn to watch “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” over the weekend. According to comScore, which tracks ticket sales at box offices around the world, the Tim Burton film starring Eva Green, Samuel L. Jackson, Judi Dench and Asa Butterfield raked in $65 million over the weekend ($36.5 million worldwide, […]

03.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Alec Baldwin as Trump boosts ‘SNL’ audience to eight-year high

Alec Baldwin as Trump boosts ‘SNL’ audience to eight-year high

A spoof of the Clinton-Trump debate with Alec Baldwin playing Trump off Kate McKinnon as Clinton helped “Saturday Night Live” score its biggest audience in eight years. With Margot Robbie hosting, Baldwin as Trump and The Weeknd appearing as the show’s musical guest, the premiere for the 42nd season of the show averaged an overnight […]

02.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Johnny Depp joins Michelle Pfeiffer and Judi Dench on star-studded cast of ‘Murder on the Orient Express’ film adaptation

Johnny Depp joins Michelle Pfeiffer and Judi Dench on star-studded cast of ‘Murder on the Orient Express’ film adaptation

Johnny Depp has joined the cast for Kenneth Branagh’s star-studded adaptation of Agatha Christie’s novel “Murder on the Orient Express”, along with Michelle Pfeiffer, Daisy Ridley, Michael Pena and Judi Dench, Deadline reports. The film, which also has “Hamilton” star Leslie Odom Jr. attached, follows the original novel plot and centers on a special detective – Hercule […]

30.09.2016 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
FOX and Jessica Alba to work on new AI drama ‘Girl 10′

FOX and Jessica Alba to work on new AI drama ‘Girl 10′

Following the current trend for AI dramas, FOX is looking to develop the futuristic, Jessica Alba-produced “Girl 10″ reports The Hollywood Reporter. Set in the near future, “Girl 10″ will tell the story of Elle, one of only 10 synthetic humans in existence who is being investigated for murder, while at the same time trying to stop […]

30.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Election-themed ‘Idiocracy’ set for 10th anniversary

Election-themed ‘Idiocracy’ set for 10th anniversary

Mike Judge’s sci-fi satire “Idiocracy” is returning to US theaters on October 4, 2016, with over 30 venues lined up to show it and a live Q&A booked for the Santa Monica showing. The 2006 comedy starred Luke Wilson as otherwise unremarkable soldier Joe and Maya Rudolph as female escort Rita. The unlikely couple are […]

22.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘Empire’ series signature fragrances set for wide release

‘Empire’ series signature fragrances set for wide release

Television series “Empire” is set to debut two signature fragrances at Macy’s and other selected retailers for the upcoming holiday season, with the perfumes created in a bid to allows the show’s fans to “engage with the series off-line” (via WWD). The scents – dubbed “Lyon’s Truth” (for women) and “Lyon’s Legacy” (for men) – are […]

20.09.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Film ·
TV and film rights sold for Man Booker contender ‘His Bloody Project’

TV and film rights sold for Man Booker contender ‘His Bloody Project’

Graeme Macrae Burnet’s crime thriller novel “His Bloody Project” looks set to get a makeover for the big screen, following the news that Synchronicity FIlms has secured its film and TV rights. The Scottish production company is rumored to be developing a series based on the period novel, Deadline reports. The story, which appears on the shortlist […]

20.09.2016 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Emmys red carpet: red, black, yellow… and cleavage

Emmys red carpet: red, black, yellow… and cleavage

Hollywood’s A-list sparkled in the California sunlight on the red carpet Sunday for the Emmy Awards, television’s top honors. Bright colors — red, yellow and emerald green — dominated the annual fashion parade, but basic black was still a winner. Unusual dress cutouts provided visual allure, and plunging necklines were plentiful. The following are briefs […]

19.09.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Home & Garden ·