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Rami Malek speaks up on working with Bryan Singer amid misconduct allegations

Actor Rami Malek has addressed working with director Bryan Singer following the controversy resulting from Singer's being removed from "Bohemian Rhapsody" and figuring in sexual misconduct allegations. Prior to the interview, cast and crew involved in the biopic had avoided discussing the topic of Singer. Malek, who has received a Best Lead Actor Oscar nomination for his role as Freddie Mercury, told the Los Angeles Times Tuesday, Jan. 22, that he did not know of Singer's misconduct allegations while working with him. "As far as I knew, I was considered before Bryan was even attached. So I had my head down preparing for this for about a year ahead of time, and I never really l...Keep on reading: Rami Malek speaks up on working with Bryan Singer amid misconduct allegations.....»»

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Roach says no big deal in taking backseat

After sitting out WBA welterweight champion Sen. Manny Pacquiao’s fight against Lucas Matthysse in Kuala Lumpur last July, trainer Freddie Roach is back on the team and said it’s no big deal that he has taken a backseat to Buboy Fernandez in preparing for the title defense against Adrien Broner at the MGM Grand Garden Arena......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsJan 20th, 2019Related News

Gluten-free diets related to high levels of arsenic, mercury

Individuals who adopt a gluten-free diet are putting themselves at risk for uncommonly high levels of arsenic and mercury, according to the findings of a recent study published in Epidemiology......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJan 20th, 2019Related News

Manny Pacquiao, the legend

LAS VEGAS: One day in 2001, a bright-eyed 22-year-old former World Boxing Council flyweight champion but unknown outside of his native Philippines, walked into trainer Freddie Roach’s Wild Card Boxing…READ The post Manny Pacquiao, the legend appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsJan 19th, 2019Related News

LOOK: Manny Pacquiao arrives in Las Vegas ahead of title bout

Eight-division boxing world champion and reigning WBA (Regular) Welterweight World Champion Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao and challenger Adrien Broner have both arrived in Las Vegas, Nevada just days before their highly-anticipated world title bout on Saturday, January 19th (January 20th, Manila time).  The @MGMGrand Grand Welcome for #PacquiaoBroner @ABSCBNNews @ANCALERTS @abscbnsports @DZMMTeleRadyo pic.twitter.com/qsT0e0opub — TJ Manotoc (@tjmanotoc) January 16, 2019 Broner at grand arrivals pic.twitter.com/k45Qp7xwCl — DYAN CASTILLEJO (@DYANCASTILLEJO) January 15, 2019  What a reception for Pacquiao at MGM #PacquiaoBroner pic.twitter.com/5bwAI8tebc — DYAN CASTILLEJO (@DYANCASTILLEJO) January 16, 2019 Pacquiao overwhelmed by Fan support at Grand Arrival Ceremony at MGM #PacquiaoBroner pic.twitter.com/BIuMpuw2z1 — DYAN CASTILLEJO (@DYANCASTILLEJO) January 16, 2019         View this post on Instagram                   Fighters on Saturday night's World Title tripleheader on @showtimeboxing PPV made their grand arrivals today at the @mgmgrand in Las Vegas. #PacBroner #JackBrowne #WarrenOubaali A post shared by Premier Boxing Champions (@premierboxing) on Jan 15, 2019 at 6:24pm PST The Pacquiao-Broner bout will be the first big boxing event of the year, and is set to take place at the famed MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas, which has been the stage for many a Manny Pacquiao bout.  This will be the first time in two years, however, that Pacquiao competes in the United States.  The 40-year old Filipino boxing icon's last two bouts have taken place in Australia and Malaysia, respectively. His last bout on US soil was his comeback bout from his very brief retirement against Jessie Vargas back in 2016.  This will be Pacquiao's first bout under new promoter Al Haymon and Premier Boxing Champions.  This also marks the return of Freddie Roach's return to Pacquiao's corner after being absent during the Pinoy boxer's last bout against Lucas Matthysse back in July of 2018.  Broner, a multiple-time world champion in his own right, is looking to get back on the winning track after going winless in his last two outings, a loss to Mikey Garcia followed by a draw against Jessie Vargas. .....»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsJan 16th, 2019Related News

Stronger and Faster at 40: Manny Pacquiao works out in Las Vegas

It didn't take long for Manny Pacquiao to get work in as he arrived in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The eight-division boxing world champion and reigning WBA (Regular) Welterweight World Champion immediately resumed training, less than a day after he and his entourage touched down at the boxing capital of the world, just days ahead of his world title defense against Adrien Broner.          View this post on Instagram                   Pacquiao starts 1st vegas workout #pacquiaobroner A post shared by Dyan Castillejo (@dyancastillejo) on Jan 15, 2019 at 12:53pm PST Manny footwork pic.twitter.com/c6KVCjC3pA — DYAN CASTILLEJO (@DYANCASTILLEJO) January 15, 2019           View this post on Instagram                   Coach Freddie , BUBOY , Justin after this : You’re there Manny 👍 #pacquiaobroner A post shared by Dyan Castillejo (@dyancastillejo) on Jan 15, 2019 at 1:39pm PST It was a light day in the gym for the 40-year old, doing some shadow boxing and hitting the mitts, as training usually tapers down as the fight nears.  In an interview with ABS-CBN's Dyan Castillejo after the workout, Pacquiao said that he was ready to go.   "It’s all set, I’m ready for the fight, nothing to worry about," said the Filipino boxing icon.  With regards to his opponent, Manny says that it's all about utilizing what was worked on in training.  "Kung ano yung style niya, napag-handaan na natin, yung focus and then kailangan wag kalimutan yung ginawa sa training." At 40 years old, Pacquiao is definitely on the older side, especially in boxing. But as can be seen in his training, it doesn't seem like he's lost too much oomph in his hands and pep in his step, which he says is nothing short of a blessing.  "Yes, I feel that [I punch harder], andiyan pa yung lakas natin and yung footwork nandiyan parin, bihira lang yung ganito. We’re so blessed by God kasi iilan lang yung boxer na umabot ng 40 and ganito pa din ka-liksi gumalaw," Pacquiao shared.  In Broner, Pacquiao will be facing a man who's eleven years his junior.  The two square off at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, January 19th (January 20th, Manila time). .....»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsJan 16th, 2019Related News

Locsin blames Yellows for passport data loss | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Foreign Secretary Teddyboy Locsin alleges former officials of the Department of Foreign Affairs under the Aquino administration 'perpetrated' a 'passport fraud' that led to the loss of passport data. Coach Freddie Roach says Pacquiao is back to his devastating ways. Sharon Cuneta ignores negative comments against her after she was selected muse for ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 14th, 2019Related News

Freddie Roach sees KO win

There was a sparkle in Freddie Roach’s eyes as he watched Manny Pacquiao spar four rounds against amateur Arnold Gonzalez Saturday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJan 13th, 2019Related News

Manny s killer instinct back – Roach

    HOLLYWOOD, USA – When Freddie Roach saw Manny Pacquiao spring to attack on Saturday, January 12 (Sunday, January 13, Manila time), the boxing Hall of Famer remembered the old times when his prized ward was mowing down big name opponents. The likes of Oscar dela Hoya, Ricky Hatton, and Miguel ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 13th, 2019Related News

Roach: Pacquiao serious in goal to KO Broner

Freddie Roach finally heard something from Manny Pacquiao that’s music to his ears......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJan 13th, 2019Related News

A rockin’ chat with Queen’s Brian May and Roger Taylor before the Globes

LOS ANGELES---On a rainy late afternoon---the day before the Golden Globe Awards where "Bohemian Rhapsody," the Queen biopic, romped off with the best picture-drama honors---we interviewed the band's legendary original members, Brian May and Roger Taylor.   Lead guitarist Brian, whose mountain of curls is now silver, tends to be the bemused of the duo and often added "Yeah" to Roger's answers. Drummer and occasional vocalist Roger was more loquacious.   The following day, Rami Malek, who played Brian and Roger's iconic lead singer Freddie Mercury, won the best actor-drama Globe.   The following are excerpts from our chat with Brian (B) and Roger (R) a...Keep on reading: A rockin’ chat with Queen’s Brian May and Roger Taylor before the Globes.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jan 10th, 2019Related News

Pacquiao to fight on after Broner

    HOLLYWOOD, USA – A convincing win over challenger Adrien Broner on January 19 won't stop Manny Pacquiao from seeking more fights. And each bout promises to be more competitive than the previous one. Renowned trainer Freddie Roach said during the media workout on Wednesday, January 9 (Thursday, January 10, Manila time) ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 10th, 2019Related News

Like old times, Pacquiao holds court at Wild Card

    HOLLYWOOD, USA —When Manny Pacquiao is around, Wild Card Boxing Club springs to life. This was proven again Wednesday, January 9 (Thursday, January 10, Manila time) when a horde of media practitioners descended on Freddie Roach's famed gym here to catch a glimpse of the eight-division world champion in action ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 10th, 2019Related News

Freddie Roach says Adrien Broner a goner

Freddie Roach believes that Adrien Broner will soon find out how it feels being knocked out inside the ring......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsJan 8th, 2019Related News

Bets are on for Pacman to take out Broner in January 20 bout

Experts are confident world boxing’s only eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao is beyond ready to defend his WBA Welterweight title against former four-division world titleholder Adrien Broner this January 20, which will air live on SKY Sports Pay-Per-View. After the Filipino boxer tasted his first knockout victory in years last 2018 when he fought Matthysse, Pacman (60-7-2, 39 knockouts) returns to the boxing capital of the world, Las Vegas, determined to replicate the feat. Pacquaio’s consultant, Freddie Roach, and his sparring partner, undefeated Australian contender George Kambosos Jr., both believe that the boxing icon will be too much for Broner to handle.    Even veteran boxing analyst Dennis Principe shared that Broner is not a threat for Pacquaio and he will have an easy time dispatching the American boxer.     Meanwhile, Broner (33-3-1, 24 KOs), is ready to fight his heart out against Pacquaio. He acknowledged that winning against the legendary boxer will be a highlight of his career.    The fight is available to all SKYcable, One SKY, and SKYdirect subscribers nationwide for P949.   By subscribing to the Pacquiao vs Broner PPV, subscribers will have access to the live, commercial-free and in high or standard definition viewing of the Pacquaio vs. Broner and a replay on the same and day right after the live event.   Call 418 0000 or your local office or visit www.mysky.com/pacman to subscribe. Subscribers of SKYcable and One SKY Fiber with HD also text PACMAN to 23662. SKYdirect postpaid subscribers can text SKY to 23668, while prepaid subscribers can text PPV BOXING to 23667 (available to Globe Prepaid and TM). Meanwhile, One Sky Fiber subscribers who have no access to cable TV may avail of this same offer via SKY On Demand......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsJan 8th, 2019Related News

Coldest morning in Metro Manila recorded at 21 degrees Celsius – Manila Bulletin

Coldest morning in Metro Manila recorded at 21 degrees Celsius  Manila Bulletin The state weather bureau recorded the coldest morning yet in Metro Manila this amihan season with the mercury dropping to 21 degrees Celsius Monday … Source link link: Coldest morning in Metro Manila recorded at 21 degrees Celsius – Manila Bulletin.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: Jan 7th, 2019Related News

Freddie Mercury biopic tops Globes

NEW YORK — Thunder bolt and lighting rocked the 76th Golden Globes where a string of upsets culminated with the Freddie Mercury biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody” winning best picture, drama, over another movie about musicians: Bradley Coopler’s much more heavily favored “A Star Is Born.” “A Star Is Born” came into Sunday’s ceremony at the Beverly […].....»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsJan 7th, 2019Related News

Same old Manny Pacquiao in LA

It's been a little over two years since Manny Pacquiao last fought in the US, but things have practically remained the same in his return to Los Angeles. The Filipino boxing superstar still draws large crowds when he trains and he still doesn't disappoint his fans. After his morning workout on Sunday (Manila time), Pacquiao gamely posed for photos and signed autographs for his supporters who gathered around the parking area of Pan Pacific Park. He continued his training in the afternoon with eight rounds of sparring against Arnold Gonzalez and George Kambosos Jr. and four rounds of mitts with Freddie Roach at Wild Card Gym. Pacquiao (60-7-2, 39 KOs) is defending his WBA welterweigh...Keep on reading: Same old Manny Pacquiao in LA.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jan 6th, 2019Related News

Manny Pacquiao to be part of NBA Filipino Heritage Night in Los Angeles

Eight-division boxing world champion Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao will be a special guest at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California when the Los Angeles Clippers celebrates Filipino Heritage Night for their home game against the Charlotte Hornets on Tuesday, January 8th (January 9th, Manila time).          View this post on Instagram                   Who's joining me at @STAPLESCenterLA next Tuesday for @LAClippers vs @Hornets on Filipino Heritage Night? @PBC @NBA @TGBPromotions @SHOSports @ShowtimeBoxing #PacquiaoBroner A post shared by Manny Pacquiao (@mannypacquiao) on Jan 3, 2019 at 5:16pm PST Pacquiao will be joined by Filipino-American international recording artist Allan Pineda Lindo, better known as apl.de.ap from the hip-hop group The Black Eyed Peas.  The little celebration of Filipino heritage is surely a welcome distraction for Pacquiao, who's deep in training camp for his upcoming WBA (Regular) Welterweight World Championship defense against Adrien Broner on January 19th at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Pacquiao has been in the United States since late December, as he's back training at the Wild Card Gym alongside long-time trainer and now consultant Freddie Roach.   .....»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsJan 4th, 2019Related News

LOOK: Manny Pacquiao rings in new year with 10 rounds of mitts, roadwork | Inquirer Sports

MANILA, PhilippinesManny Pacquiao continued working with former head trainer Freddie Roach as he prepares to defend his WBA World welterweight title against Adrien Broner. Roach worked the mitts with.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsJan 2nd, 2019Related News