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‘The first Pixnoys’: Filipinos will finally see themselves in Pixar short film

By Niña V. Guno/INQUIRER.net – Filipinos will get some well-deserved media representation in an upcoming Pixar short film. Filipino-American filmmaker Bobby Rubio broke the news on Twitter last Jan. 10 that he was going to helm the Pixar short “Float” as part of Pixar’s experimental storytelling initiative Spark Shorts. A Read more »

Filipino wins UAE’s largest singing reality show ‘The One’

via inquirer.net – Jovan Aquino brought pride to the Philippines when he won the first season of United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) largest singing reality show “The One.” “I’m still speechless and I still couldn’t believe it. What a way to close 2018’s door and what a great start for me Read more »

Lea Salonga releases album of traditional Pinoy folk songs

By Leah C. Salterio/abs-cbn.com – When an opportunity to introduce the languages of the Philippines to a bigger world came Lea Salonga’s way, the Tony Award-winning artist gave her nod to the project and recorded an album of traditional Filipino folk songs. “Bahaghari: Rainbow” is Salonga’s 10th studio album, with Read more »

Lea Salonga gets first Grammy nod with Broadway musical album

By CNN Philippines Staff – For the first time, Lea Salonga gets a Grammy nomination. The theater actress enthusiastically broke the news on Instagram that the entire musical cast of Once On This Island who were involved in the recording of its album version was nominated for the Best Musical Read more »

7 New Pinoy Movies To Stream Right Now

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By Aimee Dacanay/cosmo.ph – Staying home this weekend? Maybe you’re avoiding the dreaded Christmas traffic or you’re just in the mood to lay in bed all day. Whatever the reason may be, there are plenty of awesome reasons to stay in and watch something new. Thankfully, there are plenty of Read more »

Filipino musical ‘Marco Polo’ ends successful preview run in Berlin

By Carol Ramoran/rappler.com – Following well-received preview runs in Manila, Paris, and London, Marco Polo: When You Find Your True Love staged seven shows in the German capital from October 31 to November 4. The play, set in 1271, tells the story of Venetian merchant and explorer Marco Polo, his Read more »