39th Gawad Urian Nominees Revealed: “Honor Thy Father” And “Da Dog Show” Lead This Year’s Nominees

The members of the Manunuri ng Pelikulang Pilipino (MPP) together with Cinema One have announced the nominees for the 39th Gawad Urian Awards to be held on June 21 at the Kia Theater. Present during the announcement on May 17 at ABS-CBN were Manunuri ng Pelikulang Pilipino President Grace Alfonso and its members Mario Hernando,…

TFC Movies Delivers The Thrill of The Big Screen to More Audiences via SINGTEL’s Video On Demand

As part of their continued commitment to their audiences, ABS-CBN The Filipino Channel, a global brand that offers, among others, the world’s most widely distributed premium and on demand channel showing Filipino content on multiple platforms, and SINGTEL, one of the largest players in Singapore is bringing its content offering a notch higher with TFC…

Star Cinema Brings Lav Diaz’s Award-Winning “Hele Sa Hiwagang Hapis” to Philippine Theaters

Star Cinema, the film production arm of ABS-CBN Corporation, is bringing the Berlinale Film Festival Silver Bear-winning “Hele sa Hiwagang Hapis” closer to the Filipino people through a nationwide screening starting Black Saturday, March 26. An eight-hour long epic, Lav Diaz’s internationally-acclaimed historical film  features two big names from ABS-CBN’s stable of stars – John…

Rumors Spread on Romeo’s Health in “Home Sweetie Home”

Rumor has it that Romeo (John Lloyd Cruz) has a serious illness that needs to be treated in “Home Sweetie Home” this Saturday (March 6) Rence (Clarence Delgado) tells Mang LA (Mitoy Yonting), Obet (Jobert Austria), Pinong (Nonong Balinan) and Tita Ems (Keanna Reeves) that he overheard Romeo complaining to Julie (Toni Gonzaga) about certain…

ABS-CBN TFC Celebrates Milestone Victory of Lav Diaz, “Hele sa Hiwagang Hapis” at Berlinale

 In 2014, the five-and-a-half-hour epic “Mula Sa Kung Ano Ang Noon” (From What Is Before), a film helmed by multi-awarded Filipino director Lav Diaz about what happened to an isolated village when brutal militias roamed the countryside during the Marcos dictatorship, won the much coveted Golden Leopard prize at the Locarno International Film Festival in…

It’s All About Anger Management in “Home Sweetie Home”

John Lloyd Cruz (Romeo), Toni Gonzaga (Julie) and the rest of “Home Sweetie Home” learn to deal with anger and emotions this Saturday (January 23) while “Banana Sundae” gives in to a Miss Universe feel this Sunday (January 24) in anticipation of 2015 Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach‘s homecoming. In the latest episode, Romeo’s Soo Agency…

ABS-CBN and TFC Kick Off 2016 with One Kapamilya Go! Japan

ABS-CBN and The Filipino Channel (TFC) in Japan will welcome 2016 with a bang as it brings the network’s iconic event “One Kapamilya Go!” (OKGo!) to the Chiba-Ken Bunka Kaikan, Chiba Prefecture for the first time on January 10, Sunday. ABS-CBN Asia-Pacific Managing Director Ailene Averion is thrilled with the fact that for the network’s…