Regal Entertainment and Reality MM Studios partner with Virtual Playground to be their official talent management arm

“Para mas clear when we do casting. Kasi sometimes we have our own preference sa pag-match ng characters sa mga projects namin. At the same time, it gives us more flexibility. We don’t have to wait when they are available. Ang mangyayari is we will get the talent, whoever is available, sila na ’yung ipapasok …

Microcinema Cinema ’76 finally reopens after almost two years

Who misses the halls and comfy seats of Cinema ’76? Good news because they’re finally back after almost two years! Movie lovers’ best-kept secret, Cinema ‘76 Film Society, has finally reopened its Anonas branch in Quezon City, after almost two years of halted operations due to the pandemic. The microcinema, known as a populist venue …

Cinemas to strictly enforce health protocols as they welcome vaccinated audiences this November 10

MANILA, October 20, 2021 — Now that cinemas are allowed to reopen in the National Capital Region (NCR) after being shut down for a year and seven months, theater operators are leaving no stone unturned to ensure the safety of moviegoers and cinema employees. “That is the main goal right now,” says Charmaine Bauzon, president …

Sony Pictures Launches Interactive Family Activity YouTube Channel

CULVER CITY, CALIF. (April 7, 2020) – Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) announced today the launch of their new YouTube Channel, Sony Pictures’ Kids Zone, providing parents and kids with a one stop central destination for interactive fun, physical movement, learning, and hands-on activities. Sony Pictures’ Kids Zone is curated with a wide range of activities that will …

Moira Dela Torre Gives a Fresh, New Take to Mulan’s ‘Reflection’

Captivating generations of Disney fans, “Reflection” has been a powerful ballad that breathed life into the narrative of Disney’s “Mulan.” Written and produced by Matthew Wilder and David Zippel, “Reflection” holds a special place in the hearts of many Filipinos for decades. Just as much the 2020 reimagined version of Mulan is set to release …

Globe, OMB, AVIA-CAP aim #PlayItRight vs Illicit Streaming Devices

Globe announced its partnership with Optical Media Board (OMB), and Asia Video Industry Association’s (AVIA) Coalition Against Piracy (CAP) at the 1st Industry 4.0 Summit to educate the public through #PlayItRight against the proliferation of Illicit Streaming Devices (ISDs) in both online and retail markets. ISDs are set-top boxes or Android TV boxes are configured …

Cinema One Celebrates 25 Years of Saluting Filipino Films

Cinema One, one of the first locally produced cable channels in the Philippines, commemorates 25 years of championing Philippine cinema and launches its silver anniversary theme song “Laging Kasama” performed by Daniel Padilla. Daniel recently performed the song in “ASAP Natin ‘To.” The music video is also available on Cinema One’s YouTube channel. One of …

Nadine Lustre, Sam Concepcion in Dance Movie ‘Indak’

The official trailer for the Filipino dance movie ‘Indak’ starring Nadine Lustre and Sam Concepcion has been released online. Check it out below and watch out for its release in cinemas this August: From VIVA Films, ‘Indak’ is directed by Paul Basinillo also starring Julian Trono, Vitto Marquez, Andrew Muhlach, Abby Bautista, Rose Van Ginkel, …

Filipino Film Projects Awarded at Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum

Filipino film projects and filmmakers were well-recognized in the recently concluded Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum (HAF), especially with Adolf Alix, Jr.’s Circa and Mikhail Red’s The Grandstand which received awards during the HAF Awarding Ceremony last March 20 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Circa Director Adolfo Alix, Jr. and Producer Didier Costet at the 17th HAF …

HOOQ Launches First Original Movie in PH – ‘Ulan’ Starring Nadine Lustre, Carlo Aquino

 HOOQ celebrates fourth anniversary with first original movie, ULAN Nadine Lustre stars HOOQ’s first Original Movie, ULAN ULAN marks HOOQ’s first Original Movie in a major collaboration with Viva Films HOOQ, the largest Video-on-Demand service in Southeast Asia, has announced its first foray into Filipino originals with Ulan, a romantic drama starring this generation’s biggest …