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Birdshot star named Best Actress in ASEAN Film Awards

Birdshot star named Best Actress in ASEAN Film Awards.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: cnnphilippines cnnphilippinesDec 7th, 2017

‘Birdshot’ star wins in Vietnam

Mary Joy Apostol, the young lead star of Mikhail Red's acclaimed film, "Birdshot," won best actress at the Asean Film Awards in Vietnam recently. Apostol told the Inquirer that she's "overjoyed." "I didn't expect that I'd win there. I feel super blessed," she told the Inquirer. In "Birdshot," she plays Maya, a farmer's daughter who accidentally kills the endangered Philippine eagle and gets caught in a complex conspiracy involving corrupt cops. "I am dedicating this trophy to many people," she remarked. "First of all, I'm thankful to God ... and my family for always being there to support me in all my endeavors. I am also grateful to my friends and, of course, to Direk Mik and ...Keep on reading: ‘Birdshot’ star wins in Vietnam.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2017

Mary Joy Apostol of ‘Birdshot’ Wins Best Actress in ASEAN Film Awards

Birdshot,one of the most critically acclaimed films of this year, continues to make its mark all over the world. After being chosen to represent the Philippines in the Oscars' Foreign Film category, their lead actress also won big at the first ASEAN Film Awards. Mary Joy Apostol, who plays Maya, was named Best Actress in Da Nang, Vietnam. The film awards is an auxiliary event of the 20th Vietnam Film Festival whereBirdshotwas screened. The actress expressed her gratitude on her Facebook page. Friends and family also congratulated her in the comments section. Before her big break in Birdshot,Mary Joy starred in the 2012 short filmUnawa, which was also directed by Mikhail ...Keep on reading: Mary Joy Apostol of ‘Birdshot’ Wins Best Actress in ASEAN Film Awards.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 1st, 2017

 Mary Joy Apostol of “Birdshot” bags Best Actress at ASEAN Film Awards

Lead actress Mary Joy Apostol on Wednesday was named Best Actress at the ASEAN film awards in Da Nang, Vietnam. Apostol starred at the hit mystery-thriller film “Birdshot” which was directedThe post  Mary Joy Apostol of “Birdshot” bags Best Actress at ASEAN Film Awards appeared first on DZRH News......»»

Category: newsSource:  dzrhnewsRelated NewsNov 30th, 2017

Birdshot named Philippines entry to 2018 Oscars

MANILA, Philippines — It is official! Award-winning film “Birdshot” is the Philippines’ entry to the prestigious Academy Awards......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 26th, 2017

‘West Wing’ star Allison Janney honored by Hollywood

Actress Allison Janney received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday in recognition of a glittering film and television career that has seen her scoop multiple awards......»»

Category: newsSource:  mb.com.phRelated NewsOct 18th, 2016

Jessy wins at APAN Star Awards

Actress Jessy Mendiola has added another highlight in her career after being named Best Asia Pacific Star at the Asia Pacific Actors Network (APAN) Star Awards held in Korea over the weekend......»»

Category: newsSource:  mb.com.phRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2016

Bea Alonzo, Charo Santos team up in upcoming horror flick

Expect to see more of Charo Santos on the big screen, this time to give chills to your bones. On the official Instagram account of Star Cinema on Monday, it was revealed that Santos will team up with actress Bea Alonzo to star in the horror film "Eerie." The photo shows the duo with Mikhail Red, who is set to direct the film, and Star Cinema Chief Operating Officer Malou Santos. Storycon of "Eerie" starring Bea Alonzo and Charo Santos. Also in the photo, Director Mikhail Red and Star Cinema COO Malou Santos. A post shared by STAR Cinema (@starcinema) on Dec 10, 2017 at 8:39pm PST In her own post, Alonzo said that she was grateful for the opportunity to step her act...Keep on reading: Bea Alonzo, Charo Santos team up in upcoming horror flick.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 12th, 2017

Inquirer Indie Bravo! honorees: Still going places

Merely days after this year's Inquirer Indie Bravo! honor roll had been finalized, Filipino filmmakers kept winning in international film festivals. Three of these "post-script" winners are honorees this year: short filmmakers Raymund Ribay Gutierrez and Carlo Francisco Manatad and documentarian Baby Ruth Villarama. Gutierrez won in Italy; Manatad in Singapore; and Villarama in the United Kingdom. Additionally, two actors won abroad for movies cited by Indie Bravo! this year and in previous editions: Mary Joy Apostol scored a best actress trophy in Vietnam for Mikhail Red's "Birdshot"; while Laila Ulao won the same acting prize for Sheron Dayoc's "Woman of the Weeping River" in...Keep on reading: Inquirer Indie Bravo! honorees: Still going places.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 10th, 2017

Laila Ulao Best Actress in 1st ASEAN-China Filmfest

MANILA, Philippines — Laila Ulao (photo) won Best Actress for Women of the Weeping River in the First ASEAN-China Film Festival held in Malaysia on Dec. 4......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 9th, 2017

Liu Yifei Is the Mulan We Always Wanted

Disney fans are rejoicing after Chinese actress Liu Yifei was cast as Mulan in the upcoming live-action remake. This is refreshing news considering Hollywood's whitewashing of several films. And we have an online petition to thank for choosing an Asian actress to star in the film. The petition, which gathered 112,000 signatures, started after rumors spread that Jennifer Lawrence will play Mulan. Even though it was proven untrue, fans were still wary of the movie being whitewashed after Scarlett Johansson starred inGhost in the Shellearlier this year, among several other examples. Now that Liu Yifei has been chosen, the petition is now closed with the message, "We did it! Thanks...Keep on reading: Liu Yifei Is the Mulan We Always Wanted.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 1st, 2017

Leo s personal 'Grand Slam' highlights PBA Press Corps awards night anew

Well, San Miguel head coach Leo Austria got his own personal Grand Slam. Austria was once again the star of the annual PBA Press Corps Awards Night, picking up a third straight coach of the year plum. The Beermen mentor received a new trophy in the official presentation Thursday at the Gloria Maris restaurant in Cubao. And for winning coach of the year for a record third straight season, Austria gets to keep the Baby Dalupan trophy for good. San Miguel in general was the big winner for the night with Ramon Ang named as Executive of the Year. He was represented by Beermen governor Robert Non. Beermen guard Chris Ross was Defensive Player of the Year once again. Ross, together with teammate Alex Cabagnot, were also cited for winning Finals MVPs over the course of last season. Ginebra's LA Tenorio was the other Finals MVP. Speaking of Tenorio, the Gin King ace was the recipcient of the Order of Merit. Other winners were Kelly Williams as the Comeback Player of the Year, Jio Jalalon as Mr. Quality Minutes, and Terrence Romeo as Scoring Champion. Rookie of the Year RR Pogoy, Jalalon, Kevin Ferrer, Matthew Wright, and Reden Celda made up the all-rookie team while Jayson Castro, Ranidel De Ocampo, Tenorio, Beau Belga, Marc Pingris, and head coach Tim Cone were the all-interview squad.   --- Follow this writer on Twitter, @paullintag8.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsNov 30th, 2017

LOOK: ‘Momay’ child actress Xyriel Manabat is all grown up

Child actress Xyriel Manabat has come a long way since her fantasy-drama "Momay" days. A recent photo from her Instagram account showed her standing confidently in a short, fitting dress which showed off her figure. Netizens were surprised at how much Manabat has grown. Some noted how she's grown into a lovely young lady at the tender age of 13 years old. Manabat began her career after joining Star Circle Quest in 2009. She was later offered the titular role of Momay for the television series of the same name. The actress starred in numerous other series and films before winning her first Best Child Actress award at the 36th Metro Manila Film Festival, for her...Keep on reading: LOOK: ‘Momay’ child actress Xyriel Manabat is all grown up.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 26th, 2017

Actress claims more job offers after ASEAN lane controversy - Philippine Star

Actress claims more job offers after ASEAN lane controversy - Philippine Star.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsNov 17th, 2017

After being cyberbullied, Isabel Lopez gets windfall of showbiz offers

New soap, two new movies - these were but some of the projects that former beauty queen and actress Maria Isabel Lopez bagged after drawing flak from netizens for using the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) lane last week.   Lopez said she had received "too many offers" after being bashed for admitting on social media that she removed the divider cones separating the Asean and open lanes on Edsa during the monster traffic jamon Saturday.   "Too many offers---tv guestings, new soap, 2 new movies for 2018, on top of the one I'm producing.. plus a new International film to be shot in Japan etc.. I'm booked guys till 2019.. haaay naku.. Bashers, why did...Keep on reading: After being cyberbullied, Isabel Lopez gets windfall of showbiz offers.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 16th, 2017

Kris Aquino gives verdict on ‘The Ghost Bride’

Queen of All Media Kris Aquino recently shared her insights on Star Cinema's Halloween movie offering, "The Ghost Bride". As an actor and a film enthusiast, Aquino made a point-by-point verdict of the latest blockbuster movie of her close friend, Kapamilya actress Kim Chiu. "'The Ghost Bride', a must watch cinematic horror film experience!" Aquino wrote. "It was an afternoon well spent experiencing exceptional Filipino filmmaking!" Aquino cited masterful direction, cohesive storytelling, impressive special effects and the depiction of "truthful Filipino family situations" as some factors for her praise of the film. Aquino was seen watching the movie with her son Bimby. Ch...Keep on reading: Kris Aquino gives verdict on ‘The Ghost Bride’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 15th, 2017

Ai-Ai Best Actress in 1st LAPIFF

MANILA, Philippines — The second Annual Los Angeles Philippine International Film Festival (LAPIFF) concluded last Sunday with an awards ceremony graced by F.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 7th, 2017

Kris on ‘dating’ business partner: It’s private

KRIS Bernal is nominated as best actress in the coming Star Awards for Television. This is for her crackerjack portrayal of her dual roles of Nimfa and Rosette in the hit GMA-7 Afternoon Prime drama, “Impostora”. “It’s an honor pero hindi naman ako nananalo diyan, e,” she tells on the….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsNov 6th, 2017

Ai Ai bags best actress award at PH filmfest in LA

ACE comedienne and actress Ai Ai de las Alas bagged the Best Actress plum in the recently concluded Los Angeles Philippine International Film Festival (LAPIFF) where critically acclaimed Filipino movies, Imbisibol and Birdshot, tied for Best Picture. Ai Ai was cited for her moving portrayal of an aging prostitute at….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2017

Cambodia selects Angelina Jolie film as Oscar submission

NEW YORK (AP) — Angelina Jolie's "First They Killed My Father" has been named Cambodia's foreign-language submission to the Academy Awards......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 19th, 2017

Filipinos sweep 2017 Asean film fest awards

Filipinos sweep 2017 Asean film fest awards.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsMay 9th, 2017