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IN PHOTOS: Saab Magalona and Jim Bacarro’s son turns 1

Feb 19, 2019 - 12:14 PM

Happy Birthday Pancho!

FIRST BIRTHDAY. Pancho Bacarro turns 1. Screenshot from Instagram.com/saabmagalona

IN PHOTOS: Slater Young and Kryz Uy's Cebu wedding

Feb 17, 2019 - 3:48 PM

The former 'Pinoy Big Brother' winner and blogger get married in Cebu

Miriam Quiambao, Ardy Roberto welcome son Elijah

Feb 17, 2019 - 10:35 AM

Elijah is the couple's first child together

LOOK: Pinoy celeb couples get cheesy on Valentine’s Day

Feb 15, 2019 - 10:52 AM

We're here for the kilig!

IN PHOTOS: How did Kris Aquino, JPE, Heart Evangelista celebrate their birthdays?

Feb 14, 2019 - 5:22 PM

Happy birthday to these Valentine's Day babies

Comedian Bentong dies at 55

Feb 09, 2019 - 1:17 PM

He passed away early on February 9

BENTONG. The comedian appears on 'Wowowin' in 2016. Screenshot from YouTube.com/GMANETWORK

British actor Albert Finney dies aged 82

Feb 09, 2019 - 12:58 AM

The 'Murder on the Orient Express' actor passes away surrounded by family

ALBERT FINNEY. The actor receives the BAFTA Fellowship in 2001. Screenshot from Twitter.com/BAFTA

LOOK: Meet Nathalie Hart's baby girl

Feb 07, 2019 - 10:38 AM

Meet Nathalie's daughter Penelope

Jennifer Lawrence engaged to art gallerist boyfriend

Feb 06, 2019 - 5:27 PM

Congrats, J. Law!

JLAW. Actor and Board Member of RepresentUs Jennifer Lawrence speaks onstage during the 2018 Concordia Annual Summit at Grand Hyatt New York on September 25, 2018 in New York City. Riccardo Savi/Getty Images for Concordia Summit/AFP

'Gangster' Peppa back in China's good graces in Year of the Pig

Feb 03, 2019 - 6:11 PM

'Peppa Pig Celebrates Chinese New Year' is set to be shown in time for the Chinese New Year

Ariana Grande's '7 rings' tattoo actually reads 'small charcoal grill'

Jan 31, 2019 - 8:24 AM

...but she seems cool with it?

7 RINGS? More like 'small charcoal grill,' actually. Image from Ariana Grande's Twitter account

LOOK BACK: Pepe Smith's indelible mark on Filipino rock

Jan 28, 2019 - 12:25 PM

Which Pepe Smith song is your favorite?

ROCK LEGEND. Pepe Smith may have rocked his last, but his memories – especially his music – lives on. File photo by Luis Liwanag/Rappler

'Rakenrol in heaven': Singers, celebrities mourn Pepe Smith's death

Jan 28, 2019 - 10:35 AM

Tributes for the rock legend pour in

Rocker Pepe Smith dies

Jan 28, 2019 - 9:07 AM

Pepe Smith's daughter Daisy confirms his death

French Oscar-winning composer Michel Legrand dies aged 86

Jan 26, 2019 - 4:52 PM

The composer won 3 Oscars throughout his long career

REST IN PEACE. French composer Michel Legrand dies. Facebook.com/MichelLegrandComposer

Piolo Pascual challenges online basher to fistfight

Jan 22, 2019 - 8:44 AM

The actor challenges the basher after it calls them 'mag-amang bakla'

World-famous pup Boo barks his last

Jan 19, 2019 - 12:44 PM

The 'world's cutest dog' boasts of over 16.6 million Facebook followers

GOODBYE, BOO. The world-famous pup dies in his sleep. Photo from Boo's Facebook page

Andi Manzano and GP Reyes welcome baby girl

Jan 19, 2019 - 11:30 AM

The couple posts photos of their second daughter on Instagram

NEWBORN. Andi Manzano cradles her second daughter, Corazon Amelia. Screenshot from Instagram.com/gp_reyes

Marian Rivera gives update on second pregnancy

Jan 18, 2019 - 10:59 AM

Marian says she and Dingdong are still undecided on the name of their second child

IN PHOTOS: Moira dela Torre and Jason Marvin Hernandez's garden wedding

Jan 14, 2019 - 7:28 PM

Congratulations to the happy couple!

IN PHOTOS: Moira dela Torre's wedding gown

Jan 14, 2019 - 6:16 PM

Moira wears a wedding gown by designer Patricia Santos

IN PHOTOS: Mavy and Cassy Legaspi's 18th birthday party

Jan 13, 2019 - 2:37 PM

Carmina Villaroel and Zoren Legaspi's twins are all grown up

WATCH: Iza Calzado and Ben Wintle's dreamy wedding video

Jan 12, 2019 - 9:53 PM

Grab your tissues, because this one's a tearjerker

BECOMING MRS WINTLE. Iza Calzado marries her long time boyfriend Ben Wintle. Screenshot from YouTube.com/bobnicolas

LOOK: James Yap and Michela Cazzola celebrate baptism of baby girl

Jan 09, 2019 - 11:33 AM

Francesca is the couple's second daughter

PROUD PARENTS. James Yap and Michela Cazzola welcome their baby girl Francesca to the Christian world. Screenshot from Instagram.com/michelacazzola

LJ Reyes, Paolo Contis welcome daughter Summer

Jan 06, 2019 - 2:25 PM

Summer Ayanna was born on January 4

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West reportedly expecting fourth baby

Jan 03, 2019 - 9:54 AM

They're having the baby via surrogate

EXPECTING. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are reportedly having their fourth child. Screenshot from Instagram.com/kimkardashian

IN PHOTOS: How PH stars welcomed 2019

Jan 01, 2019 - 5:35 PM

Local celebrities ring in the new year with family and friends

WATCH: Kylie Padilla, Aljur Abrenica get emotional on their wedding day

Dec 30, 2018 - 8:54 PM

'Our love is so strong, that it brought our families and our friends together,' Kylie tells Aljur

Award-winning lyricist Norman Gimbel behind "Killing Me Softly" dies at 91

Dec 29, 2018 - 6:46 PM

Norman Gimbel is also known for the English lyrics of 'The Girl from Ipanema'

LOOK: Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth are married

Dec 27, 2018 - 10:04 AM

The couple marry in an intimate ceremony before family and friends last December 23

Here’s how the stars celebrated Christmas 2018

Dec 25, 2018 - 1:51 PM

Local celebrities get in on the holiday cheer

HAPPY HOLIDAYS. Carlo Aquino joins Angelica Panganiban and her family for Christmas. Screenshot from Instagram.com/iamangelicap

PH taekwondo bans Ateneo bully ‘indefinitely’ | Evening wRap

Dec 24, 2018 - 9:21 PM

Watch Rappler's evening wRap with Margie de Leon

Alfred Vargas, wife Yasmine welcome son

Dec 24, 2018 - 1:42 PM

Meet the couple's son, Alfredo Cristiano

IN PHOTOS: Iza Calzado's wedding look

Dec 19, 2018 - 6:36 PM

The actress is now Mrs Wintle, and she's looking as radiant as ever

IN PHOTOS: Iza Calzado and Ben Wintle's Palawan beach wedding

Dec 19, 2018 - 5:46 PM

Iza is now Mrs Ben Wintle

PLDT Home unveils exclusive holiday treats for subscribers with "Disney On Ice presents Mickey's Super Celebration"

Dec 19, 2018 - 4:24 PM

"Disney On Ice presents Mickey's Super Celebration" will be running at the Mall of Asia Arena from December 25 to January 6

IN PHOTOS: Lotlot de Leon and Fadi El Soury's Batangas wedding

Dec 18, 2018 - 7:54 PM

This is Lotlot's second marriage

Aubrey Miles, Troy Montero welcome baby girl

Dec 15, 2018 - 1:37 PM

Meet the couple's daughter Rocket

WATCH: Kylie Padilla weds Aljur Abrenica in intimate ceremony

Dec 11, 2018 - 7:35 PM

The couple gets married after a year of engagement

Maymay Entrata, Edward Barber among the most-talked on Twitter in 2018

Dec 06, 2018 - 7:30 AM

Which trending topics and Pinoy celebs dominated the Philippine Twitterverse this year?

IN PHOTOS: Boom Gonzalez weds Carla Dunareanu

Dec 04, 2018 - 9:27 AM

Congratulations to the happy couple!

CONGRATS! Boom and Carla tie the knot. Image from Carla Dunareanu's Instagram

IN PHOTOS: Nick Jonas, Priyanka Chopra tie the knot

Dec 02, 2018 - 8:10 AM

The couple planned two ceremonies – a traditional Indian wedding and a Christian service officiated by Nick's father

CONGRATS! Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra make it official. Image from Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra's Instagram accounts

LOOK: Celebrities react to Ariana Grande's 'thank u, next' video

Dec 01, 2018 - 6:17 PM

Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Garner, and other celebrities can't get enough of the video, too!

Jake Zyrus confirms engagement to Shyre Aquino

Nov 26, 2018 - 10:53 PM

Jake says he knew Shyre was 'the one' early on in the relationship

LOOK: Isabel Oli, John Prats welcome baby boy

Nov 26, 2018 - 7:55 PM

Daniel Freedom Prats is the couple's second child

WATCH: It's a boy for Marian Rivera, Dingdong Dantes

Nov 25, 2018 - 8:21 PM

'I'm [an] ate na!' Zia announces

LOOK: Meet Tricia Centenera's daughter 'Arrow'

Nov 22, 2018 - 4:54 PM

Arrow is the first child of Tricia and boyfriend Duane Santos

LOOK: Maymay Entrata graces Arab Fashion Week

Nov 22, 2018 - 10:33 AM

Maymay wears Furne One's creations during the show

Karel Marquez pregnant with 3rd child

Nov 20, 2018 - 11:09 AM

This is her first baby with husband Sean Fariñas. Karel also has two children from a previous relationship.

'I want to thank me,' rapper Snoop Dogg on getting Hollywood star

Nov 20, 2018 - 9:57 AM

The rapper gets his star, days before the 25th anniversary of his debut album 'Doggystyle'