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'Different perspectives': Director for Robin Padilla's Marawi movie resigns

Sep 20, 2018 - 10:49 AM

'Children of the Lake,' produced by Robin Padilla, Piolo Pascual, and Joyce Bernal, is about the 2017 Marawi siege

The Robin Padilla-Sonny Trillanes standoff: Contrasts, parallels

Sep 10, 2018 - 9:41 AM

(UPDATED) The verbal scuffle between Senator Antonio Trillanes IV and Robin Padilla reminds us of their history as prisoners

Andanar: Robin Padilla recommended Joyce Bernal as SONA 2018 director

Jul 11, 2018 - 5:32 PM

Brillante Mendoza directed the last two SONAS

Robin Padilla urges Filipinos to patronize local products with Brand Pilipinas

Jun 22, 2018 - 11:07 AM

Brand Pilpinas hopes to encourage everyone to adapt the 'Filipino First' mentality

Robin Padilla at Brand Pilipinas event. Photo by Alexa Villano/Rappler

Robin Padilla says Marawi movie will tell the 'real story'

Jun 21, 2018 - 6:51 PM

Robin Padilla says he'll leave the announcement of the cast of the film to Piolo Pascual, who is co-producing with director Joyce Bernal

Robin Padilla at Brand Pilipinas event. Photo by Alexa Villano/Rappler

WATCH: Angelica Panganiban, Robin Padilla lend voices to animated comedy 'Hayop Ka!'

Jun 02, 2018 - 1:15 PM

'Hayop Ka! The Nimfa Dimaano Story The Movie' comes from 'Saving Sally' director Avid Liongoren

'HAYOP KA.' The new animated comedy features the voices of Angelica Panganiban and Robin Padilla. Screenshot from Pelikula Mania on YouTube

Robin Padilla gets flak for comment on single mom PGT contestant

Apr 04, 2018 - 10:41 PM

After praising the contestant for her performance, Robin Padilla adds that the single mom 'still needs a man'

IN HOT WATER AGAIN. Robin Padilla against courts controversy over statements made on a show he judges, Pilipinas Got Talent. File photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Angel Locsin, Robin Padilla, and the 'Playgirls': Is the Philippines ready for #TimesUp?

Mar 07, 2018 - 10:13 PM

Can Philippine TV champion the Angel Locsins of the world?

LOOK: Robin Padilla supports Bong Go at frigates hearing

Feb 20, 2018 - 2:44 PM

The actor attends the Special Assistant to the President's Senate hearing

LOOK: Kylie Padilla posts family photos with Aljur and Robin

Feb 18, 2018 - 1:10 PM

Everyone's all smiles at the family get-together

TIMELINE: The men in Sharon Cuneta's life

Feb 15, 2018 - 12:19 PM

From Gabby to Kiko: A look back at Sharon Cuneta's love life

LOOK: Piolo Pascual visits Marawi

Jan 25, 2018 - 1:44 PM

Piolo is joined by director Joyce Bernal

PIOLO PASCUAL. The actor visits the war-torn city. Screengrab from

Robin Padilla doesn't regret scolding Korean contestant in 'Pilipinas Got Talent'

Jan 14, 2018 - 12:34 PM

'Hindi ko naman siya inaway, sinabihan ko lang siya parang tatay niya,' Robin says of Korean contestant Jiwan Kim

Launch of Tindig Marawi at Illustrado restaurant in Intramuros, Manila on October 26, 2017. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Aljur Abrenica on life as a father to son Alas, network transfer

Jan 13, 2018 - 9:35 AM

Aljur says being a dad has given him an entirely new perspective

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

LOOK: Robin Padilla spends time with grandson Alas

Dec 10, 2017 - 6:50 PM

Robin carries Alas during a wedding, where daughter Kylie is also present

BB Gandanghari is slaying it in the US

Dec 07, 2017 - 8:19 PM

She's working as an Uber driver, while making her dreams come true

BB GANDANGHARI. The actress is currently pursuing a Hollywood career in the United States. Screengrab from

#ThewRap: Videos to watch this week, November 27 - December 3, 2017

Dec 03, 2017 - 12:56 PM

From revgov to Sereno impeachment to Robin Padilla, must-watch videos this week

RED DAY. Pro-Duterte demonstrators gather in Mendiola, Manila, on November 30, 2017, to call for the establishment of a revolutionary government. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

‘Unexpectedly Yours’ review: Old but still adorable

Dec 02, 2017 - 8:44 PM

All in all, 'Unexpectedly Yours' is fine entertainment

Rappler Talk Entertainment: Robin Padilla, Joshua Garcia

Dec 02, 2017 - 6:43 PM

The leading men of 'Unexpectedly Yours' talk to Rappler about filming the movie, shaving off Robin's mustache, and two generations of love teams coming together

Sharon Cuneta, Robin Padilla on reunion movie 'Unexpectedly Yours'

Nov 30, 2017 - 9:00 PM

After 16 years, Sharon and Robin reunite in a movie by Cathy Garcia-Molina

Sharon Cuneta's advice to JoshLia tandem: 'Treasure each other'

Nov 29, 2017 - 8:00 PM

'Nakikita ko sa kanila yung hindi ko nakita sa akin noon,' Sharon says about Joshua Garcia and Julia Barretto

LOOK: Duterte hosts Islamic thanksgiving for Robin Padilla's daughter

Nov 24, 2017 - 10:03 AM

Three cows are slaughtered in Marawi City and distributed to evacuation centers to give thanks to Allah for Maria Isabella Padilla, according to an imam present at the Malacañang event

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte meets with Robin and Mariel Padilla and their newly-baptized infant Maria Isabella at the Malago Clubhouse in Malacañang Park, Manila on November 23, 2017. Also in the photo is Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go. RUJI ABAT/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Robin Padilla leads civic movement for Marawi recovery: 'The battle has just begun'

Oct 27, 2017 - 12:32 PM

The actor and peace advocate launches 'Tindig Marawi', a movement that aims to gather support from individuals, corporations, and organizations for the rebuilding efforts in Marawi City

RECOVERY. An elderly Maranao woman is flanked by her grandchildren in Al-Qayriya Madrasa, an evacuation center in Balo-i, Lanao del Norte. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Piolo Pascual, Joyce Bernal donate P1.5 million for Marawi rehabilitation

Oct 24, 2017 - 6:55 PM

Piolo and Joyce course their donation through Robin Padilla

#PugadBaboy: The Unifier

Oct 07, 2017 - 11:00 AM

BB Gandanghari signs up with U.S. talent agency

Sep 17, 2017 - 10:30 PM

BB announces she has signed up with The Brogan Agency

Robin Padilla claims dragon tattoo is reason he couldn't leave the country

Sep 12, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The actor says he is not afraid should the Senate ask him to appear at a hearing

Sharon Cuneta to star in romantic comedy with Robin Padilla, JoshLia

Sep 05, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Sharon says she s excited to be reunited with Robin after their last movie Pagdating ng Panahon in 2001

IN PHOTOS: Robin Padilla, Mariel Rodriguez's triple celebration

Aug 23, 2017 - 1:00 PM

The couple celebrates their wedding anniversary Mariel s birthday and Isabella s 9th month

Robin Padilla, Mariel Rodriguez are reunited

Jan 13, 2017 - 8:49 PM

Mariel returns to the Philippines 2 months after giving birth to their daughter Maria Isabella

IN PHOTOS: Piolo, Andi, Robin, and more at the FAMAS Awards 2016

Dec 05, 2016 - 12:05 PM

The late German Moreno Vilma Santos Robin Padilla and Gloria Sevilla are among those honored at the 2016 FAMAS Awards

LOOK: Mariel Rodriguez shares first photo of daughter Maria Isabella

Nov 23, 2016 - 10:24 AM

Mariel posts the photo to greet Robin Padilla a happy birthday

Recto to Duterte: Pardon old, sick prisoners for Christmas

Nov 20, 2016 - 4:41 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte had earlier said he was considering granting pardon to qualified prisoners in time for the holidays

Robin Padilla backs Marcos burial, says Mariel is pro-Trump

Nov 17, 2016 - 9:02 PM

I love Marcos I love Ninoy I love Marcos says Robin Dahil para sa akin wala akong political color Hindi ako KBL hindi ako Laban

Photo by Vernise L. Tantuco/Rappler

Why Robin Padilla couldn't join Mariel in the U.S. for baby's birth

Nov 16, 2016 - 7:41 PM

Robin speaks up on being granted executive clemency from President Rodrigo Duterte and what this means for his chances of joining his wife Mariel Padilla in the U S

ROBIN PADILLA. The actor is granted executive clemency by President Rodrigo Duterte. Photo by Vernise L. Tantuco

Duterte grants executive clemency to Robin Padilla

Nov 15, 2016 - 9:50 PM

The President also says he is considering granting pardon to elderly and sick prisoners during the Christmas holidays

CLEMENCY. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go poses with Actor Robin Padilla who shows off the documents of the executive clemency granted by the President during their meeting at the Study Room of Malacañang Palace on November 15, 2016. Photo by Rene Lumawag/PPD

Mariel Rodriguez, Robin Padila welcome baby daughter Maria Isabella

Nov 15, 2016 - 9:53 AM

Mariel gives birth to Maria Isabella in the US

Robin Padilla to millennials: Fight the good cause

Sep 25, 2016 - 12:30 PM

The action movie star believes in the revolutionary power of social media but also cautions against its irresponsible use

REVOLUTIONARY. Actor Robin Padilla gives a talk on revolutions and passions. Photo by Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Mariel Rodriguez glows in new maternity photos

Sep 13, 2016 - 11:25 PM

Check out the lovely pictures plus some shots taken behind the scenes

WATCH: Mariel Rodriguez's baby shower

Sep 07, 2016 - 9:31 PM

See highlights from the event held at the Discovery Primea

IN PHOTOS: Mariel Rodriguez's baby shower

Sep 03, 2016 - 10:13 PM

See photos of Mariel s baby shower plus guests like Sarah Lahbati and Richard Gutierrez Jasmine Curtis Smith Toni Gonzaga and more

BABY SHOWER. Mariel Rodriguez and husband Robin Padilla at Mariel's baby shower. Screengrab from Instagram/littlepeoplephoto

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni Robin Padilla ng ‘Pag-ibig sa Tinubuang Lupa’ ni Andres Bonifacio

Aug 23, 2016 - 9:34 PM

Sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Wika binigkas ni Robin Padilla ang isang tulang isinulat ng Ama ng Katipunan na si Andres Bonifacio

WATCH: Robin Padilla clarifies his comments on showbiz drug users

Aug 22, 2016 - 10:05 PM

It s important to distinguish between users and pushers says Robin Pag meron po kayong kilalang artista na nagpu push ng drugs sabihin nyo po sa akin ako mismo ang magsasabi kay Mayor [Duterte] at kay Bato

ROBIN PADILLA. The actor clarifies why he thinks the PNP's list of celebrity drug users should not be publicized. Rappler screengrab

Robin Padilla on BB Gandanghari: I'm happy for her

Aug 22, 2016 - 10:03 PM

Robin Padilla talks about his sister BB Gandanghari s decision to come out as a transgender woman and says that she has done much to change his views on the LGBT community

SIBLINGS. Robin Padilla comments on BB Gandanghari's petition for a name and gender change in California. BB is Robin's older sister and is a transgender woman. Rappler screengrabs

Rappler Talk: Robin Padilla – from 'Bad Boy' to advocate

Aug 22, 2016 - 2:19 PM

Actor Robin Padilla talks about his advocacies and other issues that matter to him

Robin Padilla on Duterte, De Lima, and Marcos burial

Aug 19, 2016 - 9:53 PM

Robin on Duterte and possible celebrity drug related arrests: Ito pong ginagawa niya para sa bansa ito para sa atin ito Ang siguro po ang pwedeng pakiusap ng showbiz world kay mayor ay yung pong mga pangalan ng mga artista ay huwag muna pong ilabas

IN PHOTOS: It's a girl for Mariel Rodriguez, Robin Padilla

Aug 13, 2016 - 11:22 PM

During a celebration of Mariel s birthday and their 6th wedding anniversary Mariel and Robin reveal that they are going to have a baby girl

IT'S A GIRL. Mariel Rodriguez and Robin Padilla reveal that they are going to have a baby girl. Screengrab from Instagram/vidanes_cm

Pregnant Mariel Rodriguez to take time off from showbiz

Aug 05, 2016 - 10:09 PM

Mariel who is 6 months pregnant has been asked to rest and take some time off her showbiz commitments

Robin Padilla issues statement on being tagged in Pampanga drug raid

Jun 03, 2016 - 12:56 PM

Robin Padilla s statement urges that news reports should stop mentioning his name in relation to his former property in Angeles City Pampanga where P1 125 billion worth of liquid shabu has been seized

File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Recap: 'Pilipinas Got Talent' season 5 grand finals

May 22, 2016 - 10:06 PM

Watch the performances of winner Power Duo and the rest of the Pilipinas Got Talent season 5 finalists here

POWER DUO. Anjanette and Gervin of Power Duo fly through the air at the 'Pilipinas Got Talent' final. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler