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WESTWORLD ON HBO

Westworld on HBO

 

 Westworld is the new TV series from HBO. A sci-fi induced made for television adapted from the 1970s movie with the same title. Westworld has the Jurassic Park movie appeal about a resort park that features three of world’s most loved era, the Roman, the Medieval, and the West worlds. The original movie was written and directed by Michael Crichton. This present adaptation is equally mind-tripping under the helm of J.J. Abrams and Jonathan Nolan. Westworld revolves around this company that makes 3D-printed robotics in human-like form that are part of the attraction of the Westworld park, a themed resort intended for rich […]

MONEYGRAM BLACK PENCIL PROJECT WITH ROBIN PADILLA

MoneyGram donates P1M to Black Pencil Project’s “School-in-A-Box Program”

 

 “Our Php1 million will go a long way. The School-in-A-Box program will provide complete study packs, teacher’s kits, and relevant learning resource materials for the marginalized children from the indigenous communities,” says Andrea Maramotti, MoneyGram International Head of Marketing for Emerging Markets. Definitely, any amount, and the larger the better, will do something great for projects that will benefit the young and helping them to get schooled as they are our future leaders in the making. Black Pencil Project is an independent civilian volunteer organization that assists select schools from far-flung areas all over the country. Founded in June 2008, […]

LETHAL WEAPON WARNER TV

Lethal Weapon back on Warner TV

 

 Mention Lethal Weapon, the movie, and you’ll probably remember Mel Gibson and Danny Glover of this buddy-cop action film. Oh. You don’t? Because you weren’t even born yet when Lethal Weapon franchise came out in the late 80s up to the 90s. Lethal Weapon happens to be a classic cop-duo film that made Mel and Danny a household name during those years. Lucky for you, millennials, that blockbuster hit is now a TV series and you’ll be able to connect with the cop and chase detective story. It’s not a prequel nor sequel but a reboot of the movie now […]

TRAIN TO BUSAN MOVIE REVIEW GLORIETTA CINEMA

One-way ticket Train To Busan movie review

 

 After Camp Sawi, which made cinema-goers learn to view love in another perspective, I’ve finally managed to squeezed in time to watch Train To Busan at Glorietta Cinema yesterday. It’s a heart pounding roller coaster zombie apocalypse story that did not disappoint, from cinematography to characters’ portrayal. While Camp Sawi is a Pinoy Indie-like made for commercial viewing, Train To Busan is a South Korean movie starring well-known Korean actors and actresses. There are factors that Train To Busan would be compared to U.S. made zombie movies like World War Z and TV series like The Walking Dead or Z Nation, […]

JAMES REID CENTURY TUNA

James Reid adds to the roster of Century Tuna celebrity endorser

 

 James Reid has a new body that young and old men will get encourage to go back to the gym. Reid at 23, has developed a new form of sculpted body, thanks to exercise and proper diet, which is now the highlight of his new endorsement for Century Tuna. Becoming part of the Century Tuna family has certainly paid off for the young actor. He is presently at his fittest – with abs to die for, toned muscles, and firm biceps. These metamorphosis attributed to rigorous fitness regimen and of course, lots of protein diet from Century Tuna. When asked who […]

JAMES REID FUJIFILM X BRAND ENDORSER

Young actor James Reid is the newest Fujifilm Brand Ambassador

 

 The other-half of the popular love-team JaDine in Philippines showbiz, James Reid is now the newest Fujifilm Brand Endorser. He is not just a good-looking guy but he is also a budding photographer who started his journey with photography during the production of the hit TV series, “On The Wings Of Love”. James endorsers the new mirrorless cameras and instax products of Fujifilm such as the X-A3 and X-T2 cameras and instax SHARE SP-2. “We are very excited and optimistic to embark on this partnership with James,” said Takuya Maeda, Fujifilm Philippines’ Division Head for Electronic Imaging and Photo Imaging. “He […]

ROBIN PADILLA MONEYGRAM GLOBAL BRAND AMBASSADOR

Robin Padilla and MoneyGram help to bring OFWs closer to their families

 

 Robin Padilla is known in Philippines Showbiz as the Action Prince and has been a popular figure both charitable works and campaigns entertaining Filipino workers abroad, aka OFWs. MoneyGram is a money remittance US based company in Dallas, known globally in 200 countries, including Philippines which has over 13,000 locations by the end of July 2016. MoneyGram has 375,000 locations worldwide. Robin and MoneyGram’s relationship started four years ago in 2012 and continuously strengthens within the succeeding years. The first endorsement by Robin as Global Brand Ambassador for MoneyGram was to bring awareness on what the brand was all about, according to […]

RAK OF AEGIS

Rak of Aegis’ 5th year returns with fresh faces and theater stalwarts

 

 Rak of Aegis is a musical theatrical play that has been creating stir of wonderful reviews since it began five years ago. Rak of Aegis is Philippine Educational Theater Asscotian’s (PETA) hit comedy welcome break from the grueling summer heat as the company gears toward celebrating its 50th year. Different actors and actresses have been assigned to the Rak of Aegis roles over the years, and for 2016 new breed of fresh faces and theater stalwarts headline the show with extraordinary spectacle of rain and flood set to run from June 17 to August 28, 2016 with whopping 82 shows. […]

IAN VENERACION 'MAN OF THE HOUR' PRIMERA LIGHT BRANDY

Ian Veneracion is Primera Light Brandy’s ‘Swabe Guy’

 

 Ginebra San Miguel Inc. or GSMI, maker of Ginebra San Miguel brand – known as the no. 1 selling gin in the world, prides itself to introduce Primera Light Brandy. While Ginebra San Miguel has been the favorite gin since 1834, GSMI have over the years created several brands to cater to different needs and occasion. In the spirit of the company’s vision to put life  in every occasion, GSMI is pleased to announce its latest creation, Primera Light Brandy. In this light, GSMI also welcomed versatile actor Ian Veneracion as the face of Primera Light Brandy. For the past […]

SUPERMAN DEAN CAIN LIVE IN MANILA

Dean Cain of ‘Lois & Clark’, 90s hit series, comes to Manila

 

 It’s like throwback moments when Dean Cain came out of the stage for his first day appearance at TOYCON PH’s PopLife Fan Xperience yesterday, June 10 at the SMX Convention Center in Mall of Asia in Pasay City.   Dean is part of the international celebrity guests coming in to Manila to join the TOYCON PH annual celebration. He will delight ‘Lois & Clark’ and Superman fans at TOYCON PH from June 10 to June 12, 2016. Dean was 27 years old when he started donning the Superman cape and at present, he is playing the adoptive father of Kara Danvers […]

(L-R) EDWIN CANTA, SVP AND BUSINESS UNIT GENERAL MANAGER, URC; CORNELIO MAPA, EVP AND MANAGING DIRECTOR, URC; JOHN LLOYD CRUZ, GREAT TASTE COFFEE BRAND AMBASSADOR; AND LANCE GOKONGWEI, PRESIDENT AND CEO, URC

Great Taste Coffee brand ambassador John Lloyd Cruz’s perspective on being great

 

 Charming and truly is a ladies’ man, John Lloyd Cruz has evolved as one fine actor through the years and with a personality that almost everyone would aspire, JLC or Lloydie has been chosen by Great Taste Coffee to become their newest brand ambassador because they believe “he will reinforce our values and philosophy with the same kind of passion and greatness that he has exemplified in his life,” said Universal Robina Corporation President and Chief Executive Officer Lance Gokongwei during the Choose To Be Great media event hosted by Gelli Victor, held at Crowne Plaza Galleria Manila last May […]

NICO ANTONIO, KUHA MULA SA PELIKULANG POSAS, GUMANAP BILANG BAKLA SA INDIE FILM NA ECHORSIS

Indie film actor Nico Antonio, lumutang ang galing sa pelikulang Echorsis

 

 Dahil patungkol sa pelikulang Echorsis at sa mga artista nito ang ating paguusapan, minarapat at dapat lamang na sa wikang Tagalog ko na lamang isinulat ang artikulong ito para mas malawak kong maihatid ito sa mga mambabasang Filipino. Isang napakagandang pelikula ang Echorsis at katunayan ay kasalukuyang itong humahataw sa takilya sa kabila ng ito ay isang indie film na karaniwan ay hindi pa masyadong nabibigyan pansin ng manonood at ng mga naglalakihang sinehan. Ang Echorsis ay isang horror-comedy na ang tema ay tumatalakay sa isyu ng pagiging bakla at sa mga karaniwang nagaganap sa buhay ng isang closeted gay. Bukod sa […]

REY'S MYSTERIOUS IDENTITY BAFFLES STAR WARS FANS

Spoiler Alert: Identity of Rey’s parents from Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens baffles moviegoers

 

 We are really dead set in finding out Rey‘s backstory and who her parents really are. In Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens, there are broken clues as to her true origin. And everyone is baffled just as we are, with questions hanging at the back of each and every one’s mind. Some fans think she is Han Solo and Leia’s daughter, which is really more possible and would lead to the realization that she is actually Ben‘s (Kylo Ren) long-lost twin sister. But for some, there is this curiosity that Rey might be Luke Skywalker‘s daughter. And if it’s true, then […]

EPY QUIZON ON COPD #MAKETIMEFORDAD CAMPAIGN

Epy Quizon shares memorable moments with dad Comedy King Dolphy who died of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

 

 “The hardest part is when you feel to say the things you want to say today. That’s the hardest part,” said actor Epy Quizon when he was asked to share his memorable moments with his dad, the Comedy King of Philippine Entertainment, Rodolfo Vera Quizon, Sr. who was best known as Dolphy who died of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or COPD, the seventh killer disease in the country today. COPD is a progressive lung ailment that makes breathing difficult and invariably leads to death. Dolphy succumb from COPD  after he was diagnosed with the ailment, four years before he died at […]

SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs now playing at Onstage Theater

 

 Bring out that inner child in you or the love for fairy tales and ‘happy endings‘ with Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs currently running at Onstage Theater in Greenbelt 1 starting on Aug. 15 to Dec. 10, 2015. In this live play presented by Repertory Philippines, Joy Virata directs Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, brings to life the classic fairy tale for everyone to enjoy from kids to young-at-hearts. As we all know, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is the story of a lady slaved by the Evil Queen and has been ordered to be killed by the […]

M&M'S PHILIPPINES TOUR LAUNCH AT THE ATRIUM, EASTWOOD MALL.

Irresistible M&M’s Characters visit the Philippines to have some fun with Tour Guide Luis Manzano

 

 The sweet and irresistible gang of M&M’s Characters are here in Manila and they are having fun with their Tour Guide Luis Manzano to get acquainted with with the Philippine culture and food specialties we can offer. “Mr. Know-It-All” Red, cool Blue, optimist Yellow, sexy and confident Green, and worrisome Orange all took a wonderful trip from the U.S. to meet celebrity host Luis and live the fun in the Philippines. They toured Luneta, took photos, and eat kwek-kwek (local street food of fried egg dipped in orange colored batter) that made Orange got worried at first. “I thought I’m […]

GAME OF THRONES SEASON 5 ON HBO.

Game of Thrones Season 5 airs April 13 at 9 AM on HBO, same time as U.S.

 

 The most awaited Emmy– and Golden Globe-winning GAME OF THRONES returns April 13 to the Philippines, same time as U.S., to debut its ten new episodes of its fifth season weekly 9 AM on HBO, to be repeated same day at 9 PM.  The series will also be available on HBO GO on the same day. To the completion of the GoT World Premiere, HBO Asia brings a life-sized replica of Iron Throne, the seat of the Kings as seen in the series, to Manila. This Iron Throne will be open to the public from April 8-10 at Fully Booked, Bonifacio High Street for them to experience […]

MORGAN APPEARS AND REUNITED WITH RICK ON TWD'S SEASON 5 FINALE CONQUER. In one interview, Lennie James (actor playing Morgan Jones), revelaed that he's rest assured that he's appearing at least in one episode of The Walking Dead.

The Walking Dead Season 5 ends with Conquer; returns with Season 6 this October

 

 The Walking Dead Season 5 finale Conquer ended with a catapulting drama, so to speak. Something to reel in for preparation for the next season which we will all be waiting on October 2015. Conquer was a great finale and thanks to AMC that there were no major characters got killed this time. We thought so, but it did not happen. It was a guessing game as to who will breathe the last between Daryl and Glenn. That moment when Daryl and Aaron got trapped inside a car was a nerve-wrecking moment although we were almost sure that someone will rescue them just to keep […]

EAT BULAGA LENTEN SPECIAL BLOGGER'S NIGHT.

Philippines no. 1 noontime TV show Eat Bulaga observes Holy Week with Lenten Special episodes

 

 Prepare for a three-day tear-jerking Lenten Special episodes when the country’s no. 1 popular noontime TV show, Eat Bulaga, gives audience its yearly offering of drama series in observance of the Holy Week 2015 on GMA-7. The Eat Bulaga Lenten Special stars our favorite Dabarkads in their rare acting drama appearances. Biro ng Kapalaran headlines Kempee de Leon, Nova Villa, Paolo Ballesteros, and Jimmy Santos back-to-back with Lukso ng Dugo starring Pia Guanio, Julia Clarete, Ryzza Mae Dizon, Aiza Seguerra, and Ricky Davao. Both episodes will be shown on Holy Monday. Biro is directed by Mark Reyes while Lukso is directed by Gina […]

OLIVER QUEEN IS ALIVE.

Spoiler Alert: Arrow/Oliver Queen is alive

 

 SPOILER ALERT: Don’t continue reading this if you haven’t seen the latest Arrow episode “Left Behind”. In this Arrow: Season 3 latest episode “Left Behind,” Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) has come back to life and the excitement for the ‘return of The Arrow‘ in Starling City‘ is leveling up. But before he (Oliver) could come back and return to his city, we must first find out how the hell he was brought back to life. In the mid-season finale “The Climb” we all saw how Ra’s al Ghul (Matt Nable), defeated Oliver in a sword fight duel challenge and ended Oliver’s life by striking […]

THE INTERVIEW. And then boom, boom, boom...

Wrapping up 2014 with The Interview, the movie that we almost failed to see

 

 The Interview It wasn’t bad at all. Honestly, this is Seth Rogen‘s best role performance that we have seen. Not too cocky and annoying. The only person who’ll get pissed with The Interview will be Kim Jong-un. Don’t ask us why. You probably would have known it by now. And the only thing that will surely leave a bad taste in the mouth would be the scene where The Interview specifically ‘killed a real living person.’ Nobody ‘kills a real living person‘ on film. Not yet, until The Interview. That would be a tough job for the film’s production outfit and we won’t […]

SANDBOX ALVIERA. SandBox Alviera in Pampanga tops our most searched places.

SandBox Alviera in Pampanga tops our most searched places in 2014

 

 Merry Christmas! Since 2014 is bound to end and before we welcome 2015 with a big bang, let us share with you some of our not-so-popular top searched terms in our blog during the year. This is our first time to make these lists and we just trimmed it to 5 categories. Hope you’ll enjoy! Top News / Events MH370 Bb. Lungsod ng Batangas 2013 Jollibee TVC with Carmina Villaroel and Zoren Legazpi Cinderella at Resorts World Manila Bb. Lungsod ng Batangas 2014 Bb. Pilipinas 2014 EATS at SM Fairview Taters Le Grand 2oth Anniversary Yahoo Celebrity Awards 2014 SM […]

Actor-comedian Vhong Navarro tops Google Top Philippines Trending Searches in 2104.

Vhong Navarro tops Google Philippines Trending Search in 2014

 

 Google Top Trending Searches in 2014 Might be surprising to some but for those who are following Vhong Navarro‘s alleged rape case filed by Deniece Cornejo and mauling incident perpetrated by a group led by Cedric Lee, Google Philippines‘ year-end report that the actor-comedian tops the list of search in 2014 only proves that a lot of netizens are following these cases. This was revealed during Google Philippines’ Year in Search 2014 coinciding the first public appearance of Google Philippines Country Manager Ken Lingan held at Nest MNL Table & Bar in Bonifacio Global City. Following Vhong Navarro on the list are Flappy […]

JOHN LLOYD CRUZ MAGIC MOMENTS.

Matinee idol John Lloyd Cruz considers wisdom as his biggest blessing for 2014

 

   During the press conference of Jack ‘n Jill Magic, one of the most sought-after actor in Philippine showbiz, John Lloyd Cruz said that he has learned to count all of his blessings, during the Q&A portion as he promotes the newest TV campaign of Magic Moments. And one thing he considers the most from all of his blessings, is wisdom. “Wisdom. Especially towards the end of the year, (parang) I feel I’m going to a transition period na hindi na ako bumabata. Parang yung mga choices that I should make, it’s become harder and harder (that it become) critical […]

CHUCKIE DREYFUS 'ALL CHUCKED UP' BURGER LAUNCH.

Chuckie Drefyus ‘All Chucked Up’ Burger rebuild project with Habitat for Humanity launches today!

 

 In behalf of the Habitat Online Champions – group bloggers in the Philippines, who started to unite for a great cause, we at Juan Manila Express supports our fellow HOC Ambassador Chuckie Dreyfus on his tie-up project with Burger Company. We would like to announce the launch of Burger Company’s Chuckie Dreyfus ‘All Chucked Up’ Burger today, October 16! Starting from 8 PM til 10 PM at Burger Company in Quezon City will give 10% of the sales of the Chuckie Dreyfus ‘All Chucked Up’ Burger to Habitat for Humanity Philippines.  Chuckie will be performing tonight with other special guests at Burger […]