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IN PHOTOS: This is where Pinoy celebrities are spending the Holy Week break

Apr 18, 2019 - 3:14 PM

The stars take time to travel during the break

JETSET. Erwan Heussaff and Anne Curtis are in California over the Holy Week break. Photo from

Bea Alonzo pens sweet message for Gerald Anderson's birthday

Mar 07, 2019 - 8:28 PM

'You are my great love story,' the actress writes as she greets Gerald a happy birthday

'GREAT LOVE STORY.' Bea Alonzo greets Gerald Anderson a happy birthday in the most poetic of ways. Photo from Bea Alonzo's Instagram

IN PHOTOS: How PH stars welcomed 2019

Jan 01, 2019 - 5:35 PM

Local celebrities ring in the new year with family and friends

Alonzo Mourning: Basketball 'changed for the better' amid 3-point evolution

Dec 20, 2018 - 4:40 PM

'The scoring has gone up tremendously. The game has changed tremendously and has changed for the better,' says Alonzo Mourning

DEFENSIVE BIG MAN. Retired NBA Legend Alonzo Mourning visits Manila, Philippines to be the special guest of Vivo and NBA Philippines partnership. Photo by Alvin Brian Go/Rappler

'First Love' review: Never lasts

Oct 23, 2018 - 4:00 PM

This is a romance that is as vanilla as vanilla can get

Rappler Talk: Bea Alonzo, Aga Muhlach, Paul Soriano on falling in love and 'First Love'

Oct 10, 2018 - 6:16 PM

Director Paul Soriano and lead stars Aga Muhlach and Bea Alonzo talk to Rappler about the high and lows of love, why ‘First Love’ was a wonder to film, and why we should all be willing to take a risk – especially because it’s nerve-wracking

WATCH: Aga Muhlach and Bea Alonzo in ’First Love’ teaser

Sep 11, 2018 - 12:28 PM

The film is set in Canada, where they filmed for almost a month

'FIRST LOVE.' Aga Muhlach and Bea Alonzo star in a new film by Paul Soriano. Screenshot from

Why John Lloyd and Bea Alonzo are the Philippines' kilig royalty

Aug 14, 2018 - 6:43 PM

Chemistry works to a certain extent. What data tells us about the Bea Alonzo-John Lloyd Cruz love team – and more

'Kasal' review: Bridge over troubled lovers

May 20, 2018 - 12:06 PM

'Don't let Kasal trick you into thinking it is more than a sumptuously dreamed up soap opera.'

This is the greatest lesson Bea Alonzo has learned from her own movies

May 16, 2018 - 9:00 PM

'Naisip ko I was really literally begging for someone to stay in my life,' Bea says in an interview with Rappler

Bea Alonzo, Paulo Avelino, Derek Ramsay on marriage and settling down

May 15, 2018 - 10:01 PM

Bea Alonzo, Derek, Ramsay, and Paulo Avelino share their thoughts on the importance of marriage

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WATCH: Bea Alonzo recreates her most iconic movie lines

May 10, 2018 - 5:31 PM

At the dawn of Star Cinema's 25th year, Bea Alonzo reads out her most famous lines

Bea Alonzo on her relationship with Gerald Anderson: 'Technically single'

May 09, 2018 - 9:24 PM

'Hindi sa ngayon,' Bea says when asked if she and Gerald are still a couple

IN PHOTOS: Where are the stars vacationing this Holy Week?

Mar 30, 2018 - 8:07 PM

Our favorite celebs take time off in places near and far this Holy Week 2018

After 'Siargao,' Paul Soriano plans new films for 2018

Jan 06, 2018 - 9:06 PM

Director Paul Soriano says one of the movies he's planning is for Aga Muhlach and Bea Alonzo

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Boston Celtics roll past Los Angeles Lakers for 10th straight win

Nov 09, 2017 - 4:22 PM

The banged-up Celtics are the hottest team in the NBA for a reason. They are getting contributions from everyone with different players stepping up each game.

OFF-NIGHT. Kyrie Irving #11 of the Boston Celtics reacts during the first quarter against the Los Angeles Lakers at TD Garden on November 8, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. Photo by Tim Bradbury/Getty Images/AFP

Veteran actor Chinggoy Alonso dies

Oct 17, 2017 - 9:45 AM

The actor dies after battling colon cancer

IN PHOTOS: The Star Magic Ball looks of Bea Alonzo

Sep 25, 2017 - 7:30 PM

From a black feathered ball gown to channeling old Hollywood, here's a look at Bea's style through the years

Ian Veneracion on leading ladies and finding 'A Love to Last'

Aug 30, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Ian talks about the challenges of his role in the hit TV series A Love to Last and gives tips on how not to fall in love

5 selfie-taking tips from Bea Alonzo

Aug 24, 2017 - 7:49 PM

It s time to step up your selfie game with some help from Bea Alonzo

#SELFIEGAMESTRONG. Bea Alonzo’s selfies on Instagram are liked by thousands of followers. Photo from

John Lloyd Cruz celebrates 34th birthday

Jun 27, 2017 - 9:52 PM

Angelica Panganiban Bea Alonzo Alden Richards and Maja Salvador are among the guests spotted at John Lloyd s party

Pia Wurtzbach's mom Cheryl opens up about late husband Uwe

Jun 12, 2017 - 7:10 PM

We worked hard for our money so no one should question [what we] had and wherever it went Cheryl says of the issues thrown against her family

IN PHOTOS: Star Magic celebrates 25th anniversary on 'ASAP'

May 21, 2017 - 9:20 PM

Piolo Pascual Jericho Rosales Bea Alonzo John Lloyd Cruz and more gather for the anniversary of ABS CBN s talent management arm which launched many of today s big names in showbiz

WATCH: Pia Wurtzbach pays surprise tribute to sister Sarah

Mar 09, 2017 - 12:12 AM

In an earnest speech Pia also reflects on life after Miss Universe Longevity and impact she said is about creating a legacy not a moment

Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Panagbenga 2017 grand float parade

Feb 26, 2017 - 9:04 PM

Every year the grand float parade is among the most awaited events at the Panagbenga Festival Check out this year s lineup of floats

PANAGBENGA 2017. Colorful floats parade along Session Road, on Day 2 of the Panagbenga Festival. Photo by Ivan Jim Layugan/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Stars at Panagbenga Festival 2017

Feb 26, 2017 - 2:43 PM

Bea Alonzo Enchong Dee Jericho Rosales Kylie Verzosa and more take part in the annual flower festival in Baguio

A LOVE TO LAST FLOAT. Bea Alonzo and Enchong Dee wave to the crowd at the Panagbenga festival in Baguio. The two are part of the show 'A Love To Last.' Photo by Mau Victa/Rappler

Japoy Lizardo, Janice Lagman welcome baby boy

Feb 26, 2017 - 12:07 PM

Japoy and Janice are now parents to son Jace Alonzo Lizardo

FAST FACTS: Things to know about the Miss Universe pageant

Jan 19, 2017 - 8:08 PM

(UPDATED) Did you know that Catriona Gray is the 4th Filipina to win the crown?

Catriona Gray of the Philippines smiles after being crowned the new Miss Universe 2018 on December 17, 2018 in Bangkok. (Photo by Lillian SUWANRUMPHA / AFP)

5 things to know about 'A Love to Last,' starring Bea Alonzo, Ian Veneracion

Jan 09, 2017 - 6:35 PM

Bea and Ian team up for the first time in the TV drama directed by Jerry Lopez Sineneng and Richard Arellano

FULL LIST: Nominees, FAMAS Awards 2016

Dec 01, 2016 - 12:30 AM

See the nominees at this year s FAMAS awards happening on December 4

Star Magic Ball 2016 couples and exes: Who will be seen together this year?

Oct 18, 2016 - 8:46 PM

Will we finally see Matteo and Sarah together? Will KC and Aly make an appearance on the red carpet? We ll find out soon

Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

LOOK: Pia Wurtzbach celebrates birthday in Manila

Sep 24, 2016 - 7:19 PM

Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach is back home to celebrate her 27th birthday with her fans

HAPPY BIRTHDAY. Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach celebrates her birthday with her fans and her former trainer Jonas Gaffud. Screengrab from Instagram/jonasofmercator

IN PHOTOS: All the stars at grand Star Magic anniversary celebration

Jul 31, 2016 - 6:56 PM

Piolo Pascual Bea Alonzo Jericho Rosales KathNiel LizQuen and more celebrate on ASAP

'How To Be Yours' Review: Lovely and moving

Jul 30, 2016 - 11:53 AM

How To Be Yours is conventional entertainment done right It enthralls without a lot of the pandering to the cheap thrills that commonly pervade romances writes Oggs Cruz in praise of How To Be Yours

Screenshot from YouTube/Star Cinema

WATCH: Bea Alonzo, Gerald Anderson in 'How to Be Yours' teaser trailer

Jul 06, 2016 - 5:27 PM

How to Be Yours is directed by Dan Villegas and stars Bea Alonzo and Gerald Anderson who used to date in real life

'HOW TO BE YOURS?' Gerald Anderson and Bea Alonzo star in 'How to Be Yours,' directed by Dan Villegas. Screengrab from YouTube/ABS-CBN Star Cinema

Gerald Anderson on first movie pair-up with Bea Alonzo, new TV project

Apr 28, 2016 - 11:44 AM

Gerald stars in two projects to be directed by Dan Villegas His other project is a new TV series with buddy Jake Cuenca

LOOK: Miss USA Olivia Jordan arrives in Manila

Apr 16, 2016 - 12:27 PM

Pia Wurtzbach s friends from Miss Universe 2015 Miss Malaysia Vanessa Tevi Kumares and Miss Myanmar May Thaw are also in the country to watch Binibining Pilipinas 2016

WATCH: Pia Wurtzbach shares story behind famous 'Ako bahala, babawi tayo sa Miss U' tweet

Apr 14, 2016 - 9:16 PM

Pia explains what emotions compelled her to tweet babawi tayo sa Miss Universe after Manny lost to Floyd Mayweather She doesn t comment directly about Manny s recent controversial comments

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

FULL LIST: Winners, Box Office Entertainment Awards for 2015

Feb 23, 2016 - 4:02 PM

The tandems of John Lloyd Cruz Bea Alonzo and Vice Ganda Coco Martin top this year s awards

IN PHOTOS: Pia Wurtzbach's Grand Homecoming Special

Jan 28, 2016 - 10:47 PM

Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach s got her first walk with Miss Universe 1973 Margie Moran

Miss Universe, Pia Wurtzbach, and the beautiful Filipino accent

Jan 27, 2016 - 4:02 PM

Thanks to Pia I realize our own neutral accent is just as beautiful and unique writes Bayani S Cruz

ALL SMILES. Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach of the Philippines at her homecoming parade in Manila. Photo by Francis Malasig/EPA

Pia Wurtzbach meets President Aquino for first time since Miss Universe win

Jan 26, 2016 - 1:21 PM

Pia and PNoy were previously rumored to be dating Pia pays a courtesy call to the President following her Miss Universe win

WATCH: Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach to PH fans: 'This is our crown'

Jan 25, 2016 - 9:33 PM

Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach gives a short speech after her day long grand homecoming parade

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Fans welcome Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach back home

Jan 25, 2016 - 7:59 PM

Pia gives a short but touching message to fans before her grand homecoming parade

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Pia Wurtzbach at grand homecoming parade

Jan 25, 2016 - 3:01 PM

A stunning smiling Pia Wurtzbach waves jubilantly to the crowd Scenes from the festivities below

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

WATCH: Pia Wurtzbach defends answer on US military presence in PH

Jan 24, 2016 - 10:11 PM

Pia explains why she would stick to her controversial answer during the pageant despite the criticism

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Pia Wurtzbach on love life, being 'sawi,' and more

Jan 24, 2016 - 8:59 PM

Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach s candid moments during her homecoming press conference

MISS UNIVERSE 2015. Pia Wurtzbach speaks to the press during her homecoming. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Zanjoe Marudo on love and second chances

Jan 23, 2016 - 10:59 AM

Zanjoe Marudo answers questions about love at his first press conference since confirming that he and Bea Alonzo split though he doesn t address the split directly

ZANJOE MARUDO. The actor answers questions about love following his breakup with longtime girlfriend, Bea Alonzo. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach arrives in Manila

Jan 23, 2016 - 7:23 AM

3rd UPDATE Pia Wurtzbach arrives in Manila for her Grand Homecoming and says Napakasaya ko po di po ako nakatulog kagabi dahil sobrang excited po akong finally makauwi na

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Zanjoe Marudo confirms breakup with Bea Alonzo

Jan 20, 2016 - 11:44 PM

Wala namang madaling way eh So kailangan talaga pagdaanan the actor says when asked how he was coping