Chai Fonacier - updates

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Who is the Filipino? Inside the Philippines' entertainment industry

Jun 24, 2019 - 7:58 PM

Theirs isn't always a glamorous – or even decent – world

Who is the Filipino? Bisaya representation matters

Jun 22, 2019 - 1:20 PM

Rappler talks to actor, singer, songwriter, and 'resident anger' Chai Fonacier about Bisaya culture and identity, and why it's important to be seen

Celebs on Mocha's federalism video: 'We pay people like them for this?'

Aug 06, 2018 - 6:45 PM

Actresses Chai Fonacier, Agot Isidro, Ethel Booba, among others, hit Mocha Uson and blogger Drew Olivar over the lewd jingle-and-dance video on federalism

In the US? You still have time to catch 'Patay na si Hesus'

Apr 10, 2018 - 12:42 PM

The Cebuano road comedy is being screened for viewers abroad

PATAY NA SI HESUS. The Cebuano road comedy is being screened abroad. Screenshot from

10 Vispop songs to get you hooked on the genre

Mar 25, 2018 - 3:00 PM

From oldies to recent hits, here are some of the Visayan songs you should listen to!

IN PHOTOS: Celebrities at the Himagsikan Para Kay Kian rally

Aug 22, 2017 - 10:51 AM

Agot Isidro Audie Gemora Mae Paner and Pen Medina are among those who are calling for justice for the slain teen

Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

5 Things to know about the road trip movie 'Patay na si Hesus'

Aug 21, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Patay na si Hesus is one of the 12 films in the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino