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Dolphy as National Artist? Son Epy Quizon: 'We don’t need a trophy'

Sep 04, 2018 - 1:07 PM

'We need people believing that my father was part of their culture. ‘Yun okay na kami,' says the actor

Actor Rolly Quizon dies

Mar 15, 2018 - 8:51 PM

Rolly Quizon, son of Dolphy, dies a week after his brother Dino passed away

PURUNTONG FAMILY. The cast of 'John en Marsha.' (Standing) Matutina, Dely Atay-atayan, (seated) Maricel Soriano, Dolphy, Nida Blanca and Rolly Quizon. Photo from Facebook

#PugadBaboy: Wrong Answer

Oct 13, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Zsa Zsa Padilla on wedding plans, family life

Mar 09, 2016 - 6:52 PM

Zsa Zsa says she will just surprise everyone about her upcoming wedding to fiance Conrad Onglao

Sharon Cuneta honored with Dolphy Lifetime Achievement award

Apr 27, 2015 - 2:37 PM

It s a very very special award Sharon says

Dolphy and COPD: Remembering his legacy

Feb 08, 2015 - 12:00 PM

Brothers Eric and Epy Quizon share their memories of their father and his journey with COPD

Nova Villa on meeting FPJ, missing Tia Pusit, moving forward

Nov 09, 2014 - 5:57 PM

The star of ‘1st Ko si 3rd’ talks about how she was discovered the leading men in her long career and her relationship with Tia Pusit

Has Zsa Zsa Padilla found love again?

Apr 15, 2014 - 5:59 PM

The singer posted lyrics from a romantic Carpenters song along with a photo of her and possible new beau holding hands

NEW LOVE? A post from singer Zsa Zsa Padilla's Instagram account appears to indicate that she's found new love. Screengrab from Instagram

Lea Salonga jams for 'Help'

Aug 27, 2013 - 11:39 AM

Maring victims get help from Lea Salonga Gerard Salonga Zia Quizon Sitti and more

JAMMIN' FOR HELP. Lea Salonga reaches out to Maring victims

'Marya' on a roll in comedy

Aug 08, 2013 - 5:12 PM

Maricel Soriano in back to back comedies by top director Wenn Deramas

THE QUEEN. Maricel Soriano in familiar territory after 9 years. Photo from her Facebook page

Return, beloved: 'Katy! The Musical'

Jul 30, 2013 - 10:40 PM

Katy The Musical evokes her era not only through costumes music and narrative but also in its highly mannered delivery

QUEEN OF BODABIL. Isay Alvarez as Katy de la Cruz. Photo courtesy of Rome Jorge

Photo wRap: #SONA2013, #RoyalBaby, Lebron

Jul 28, 2013 - 10:30 AM

In case you ve been hiding under the rock the past couple of days you need not wonder what you ve missed Here s a list of what happened in photos

Zsa Zsa meets Dolphy marionette

Jul 25, 2013 - 6:52 PM

Singer actress is all smiles getting acquainted with Dolphy Puppet

HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Zsa Zsa Padilla shakes hands with Dolphy the Puppet. Photos by Arcel Cometa

Dolphy's legacy: A year later

Jul 10, 2013 - 2:19 PM

Remembering his life as the story of our entertainment on his death anniversary

Photo by Raffy De Guzman/Rappler

On referencing cinema, plus remembering Dolphy

Jul 05, 2013 - 3:27 AM

Ronnie Quizon on the transitions in cinema and in his family

TRANSITION. Quizon as a lost cameraman in "Rekorder." Production still from the film's Facebook page.

Comedian Sammy Lagmay dead

Jun 26, 2013 - 6:51 PM

Pinoy comedy loses another star as Sammy Lagmay follows Dolphy to a special place

WITH A SMILE. Lagmay wants to be remembered like Dolphy. Screen grab from YouTube (gmanews)

Top 12 most searched Rappler stories for 2012

Jan 07, 2013 - 1:50 PM

Take a look at the top search terms people used to find Rappler

Rappler’s biggest Entertainment stories of 2012

Dec 31, 2012 - 5:25 PM

Here are our Entertainment stories that you shared the most Thank you for your support in 2012 Stay with us in 2013

PINOY SHOWBIZ CAPTIVATES. Xian Lim and Kim Chiu as shot with an iPhone4 on the red carpet of the 2012 Star Magic Ball in Makati Shangri-La Hotel. Photo by Kai Magsanoc

Entertainers we lost in 2012

Dec 30, 2012 - 10:30 AM

Recalling with fondness and gratitude Filipino artists in the realms of cinema theater and music who passed away in 2012

DEARLY MISSED. Numerous tributes on YouTube and Facebook show how much the public misses Dolphy, the king of comedy. Photo from the Dolphy 'King of Comedy' Facebook page

PHOTOS: Cinema One Originals 2012 awards

Dec 07, 2012 - 6:05 PM

Rappler s exclusive photos from the December 3 awards night

'BAYBAYIN' SISTERS. Assunta and Alessandra de Rossi, stars of Auraeus Solito's second film in the Palawan trilogy. All photos by Edric Chen

Cinema One Originals 2012 winners

Dec 03, 2012 - 7:19 PM

Here are this year s festival winners straight from the just concluded awards night

Why ghosts are still listed as voters

Nov 04, 2012 - 6:04 AM

Guess which well known dead people we found on the list

A la verde: Mario O’Hara’s 'Stageshow'

Oct 22, 2012 - 2:53 PM

Tanghalang Pilipino’s 3rd offering for the 2012 theater season makes sure that the legacy of forgotten theater artists would live on

REAL-LIFE HUSBAND AND wife Nonie Buencamino and Shamaine Centenera-Buencamino played the leads. Photos courtesy of Jessel Duque

Living with Enrile

Oct 01, 2012 - 5:21 PM

In my eyes Enrile is symptomatic of what our brand of politics has been: unchanging

Zsa Zsa has no cancer after all

Aug 29, 2012 - 8:52 PM

The singer shared the good news over Twitter

ZSA ZSA PADILLA's publicity photo for her new film, 'I Do Bi Do Bi Do' under Unitel

Zsa Zsa Padilla diagnosed with stage 1 kidney cancer

Aug 19, 2012 - 2:03 PM

The news comes out on the 40th day of Dolphy s death

SINGER-ACTRESS ZSA ZSA Padilla: always a fighter. Image from the official Zsa Zsa Padilla Facebook page

Zsa Zsa on life without Dolphy

Aug 08, 2012 - 5:21 PM

Almost a month after the king of comedy s death fans wonder — how is she doing?

ZSA ZSA PADILLA IS doing her best to move on but not forgetting the comedy king. Image from the Zsa Zsa Padilla official fan page on Facebook

The stellar life of Dolphy

Jul 19, 2012 - 12:32 AM

With king of comedy Dolphy s death still fresh in the minds and hearts of his fans we find with the help of astrology another reason to appreciate his life

BELOVED VENUSIAN MAN. Dolphy will never be forgotten. Screen grab from YouTube

The last bow

Jul 17, 2012 - 10:52 AM

The truth is that Rodolfo Vera Quizon didn’t need to be perfect; he didn’t need to wage wars against occupiers or the corrupt; or to enrich his country’s coffers or radically transform society in order to become Dolphy

IN PHOTOS: A solemn farewell to Comedy King Dolphy

Jul 15, 2012 - 10:29 PM

The country s King of Comedy Dolphy was laid to rest on Sunday July 15 in a solemn ceremony and amid fine weather

Dolphy's burial: The final goodbye

Jul 15, 2012 - 5:49 PM

As Comedy King Dolphy is laid to rest family and friends bid farewell to the man who encompassed compassion and kindness laughter and love

Online campaign: Dolphy as National Artist

Jul 15, 2012 - 3:47 PM

An online petition calling on the government to declare the late comedian Rodolfo Dolphy Quizon as National Artist is now gaining ground

HIGHLIGHTS: Goodbye, Comedy King Dolphy

Jul 15, 2012 - 9:00 AM

Rodolfo Vera Dolphy Quizon Sr is laid to rest today

The Comedy King speaking

Jul 15, 2012 - 1:33 AM

Some of Dolphy s most memorable quotes give us a peek into his personality

Brightest in showbiz pay tribute to Mang Dolphy

Jul 14, 2012 - 10:06 PM

The Comedy King will be buried at 3 pm July 15 at the Heritage Park in Taguig Only family members close friends and media representatives will be allowed to attend the rites

The everyman lives on

Jul 14, 2012 - 9:36 PM

This is a tribute to Rodolfo Vera Quizon the man whose name means comedy but who is also a man whose gift is more than laughter

Dolphy's unwritten movie

Jul 14, 2012 - 5:04 PM

Lee said Dolphy wanted to work with him on a dramatic film and they couldn t help but laugh while developing the idea

Annabelle Rama gets mad while at Dolphy's wake

Jul 14, 2012 - 12:34 AM

Annabelle Rama created a scene at Dolphy s wake when she scolded an entertainment reporter

Erap presents Dolphy with special award

Jul 13, 2012 - 10:40 PM

Former President Joseph Estrada paid his respects to Dolphy and presented him the People s Artist Award for his contributions to Filipinos

GOOD FRIENDS. Former President Joseph Estrada presented his pal Dolphy with a special award. July 13, 2012.

Dolphy burial may be delayed to next week

Jul 13, 2012 - 3:41 PM

Family members are considering delaying the burial of Dolphy to allow more fans to pay their respects

IN PHOTOS: Stars, fans at Dolphy's wake

Jul 13, 2012 - 12:27 AM

Stars and fans alike converge at Dolphy s wake

PNoy visits Dolphy, wants him Nat'l Artist

Jul 12, 2012 - 7:22 PM

President Benigno Aquino III visits Dolphy s wake on the same day he expressed his desire to name him National Artist

July 13 National Day of Remembrance for Dolphy

Jul 12, 2012 - 7:03 PM

July 13 is National Day to honor Dolphy

A movie in heaven for Dolphy?

Jul 12, 2012 - 4:55 PM

A movie might be waiting for him in heaven a son tells Dolphy on his deathbed

'Buhayin mo ang mata'

Jul 12, 2012 - 1:02 PM

The award winning director designer and advertising genius is one of the many who experienced the comedy king s kindness

DOLPHY WITH SONS EPY and Eric in the poster of 'Markova' shot by Raymund Isaac

'National Artist award for Dolphy should go through process'

Jul 12, 2012 - 11:19 AM

Despite the clamor to declare Dolphy a National Artist the National Commission for Culture and the Arts NCCA insists on the proper process

Family and friends remember Dolphy

Jul 12, 2012 - 3:22 AM

His sons and friends share their promises and messages to the king of comedy

DOLPHY PINS FOR P35 sold outside Heritage Park. Photo by Geric Cruz

Zsa Zsa sings for Dolphy

Jul 12, 2012 - 1:25 AM

What they ve been through wasn t easy she says But it was worth it

DOLPHY AND ZSA ZSA'S last photo together, according to Philippine TV Ratings in Facebook

Genius that is grounded and true

Jul 12, 2012 - 12:57 AM

THE EPITOME OF HUMILITY — that is Dolphy, the king of comedy. Photo by Milo Sogueco

Waiting for Dolphy

Jul 11, 2012 - 10:20 PM

The first day of comedy king Dolphy s wake begins at the Heritage Memorial Park and ends at the theater built in his name

The first of Dolphy's fans attempt to catch a glimpse of the Comedy King's wake. 11 Jul 2012. Photo by Geric Cruz.