Viu launches first Pinoy original ‘STILL,’ streaming this November 26

PCCW (SEHK:0008) – THE PHILIPPINES, NOVEMBER 18, 2021 – Viu, PCCW’s leading pan-regional OTT video streaming service, proudly launches its first original musical narrative series featuring a powerhouse cast of Filipino artists from the country’s music, film and theater scene. STILL was created by Palanca-awardee Pat Valera, who is known for award-winning shows Dekada ‘70 …

Director Joven Tan shares life story of Isko Moreno is the perfect material for a musical

“Yorme: The Isko Domagoso Story” with all the songs and music written, and the movie, by director Joven Tan is all set to bring on the silver screen, the aspirational and inspirational life of Francisco Domagoso, popularly known as Isko Moreno. Director Joven Tan begins: “It has always been a dream of mine to direct …

WATCH: Trailer for Lin-Manuel Miranda’s feature directorial debut ‘tick, tick… BOOM!’

On the cusp of his 30th birthday, a promising young theater composer navigates love, friendship, and the pressures of life as an artist in New York City. Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner Lin-Manuel Miranda makes his feature directorial debut with tick, tick…BOOM! Watch the official trailer below: Synopsis: Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner …

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s ‘In The Heights’ now streaming on HBO Go

MANILA, 13 SEPTEMBER 2021 – For musical fans across the country, In the Heights, a cinematic event where the streets are made of music and little dreams become big is now streaming on HBO Go. Set in the New York neighbourhood of Washington Heights, In the Heights fuses Lin-Manuel Miranda’s kinetic music and lyrics with …

Musical-narrative series ‘Still’ ready to move viewers this year

The feels are coming, and they will hit you hard. Set in a pandemic-struck music camp, Still puts the spotlight on young aspiring artists as they navigate through a period of isolation and struggle. Heartstrings will be pulled as they latch on hope through their music. This is their ode to the quarantine generation.  Its …

Animated musical ‘Vivo’ releases new clip featuring Lin-Manuel Miranda’s original song “Keep the Beat”

Netflix releases “Keep The Beat” song clip from the upcoming animated musical movie Vivo. Watch it below: Vivo, a musically gifted kinkajou (aka a rainforest “honey bear”) embarks on the adventure of a lifetime to deliver a song to his cherished owner’s long-lost love, with the help of Gabi – an energetic tween who bounces …

Viu Original “Still” series features star-studded lineup, tickets available now

Filipino creatives are still here, and they’re bursting at the seams. Top creatives in cinema, music, and theater are all fired up to keep creating despite all the frustrations brought about by seemingly endless restrictions. The need to make their voices heard and amplified triggered the creation of “Still”.  “Still” is an 8-episode musical narrative …

Andrew Garfield stars in Lin-Manuel Miranda’s directorial debut film ‘Tick, Tick… Boom!’

Award-winning actor, singer, songwriter, rapper, director, producer, and playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda directs for the first time, Andrew Garfield in the film adaptation of ‘Tick, Tick… Boom!’ from Netflix. Watch the teaser below: About tick, tick…BOOM! Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner Lin-Manuel Miranda makes his feature directorial debut with tick, tick…BOOM!, an adaptation of the …

Watch the heartfelt trailer of ‘Dear Evan Hansen’

From stage musical to star-studded film, watch the first trailer of Dear Evan Hansen: The breathtaking, generation-defining Broadway phenomenon becomes a soaring cinematic event as Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award winner Ben Platt reprises his role as an anxious, isolated high schooler aching for understanding and belonging amid the chaos and cruelty of the social-media …