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From Miss Universe to her love life: Catriona Gray answers questions on 'Tonight with Boy Abunda'

Dec 26, 2019 - 6:39 PM

Catriona answers questions on Gazini Ganados' perfomance, new Miss Universe 2019 Zozibini Tunzi, and whether Alden Richards and Sam Milby are courting her

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Boy Abunda's mom Lesing dies at 90

Dec 02, 2019 - 2:10 PM

Boy's sister, Eastern Samar representative Maria Fe Abunda, confirms the sad news

Gazini Ganados prepares for Miss Universe questions on 'The Bottomline'

Dec 02, 2019 - 8:15 AM

Gazini talks about cosmetic surgery, her advocacy, and abortion

Maine Mendoza tells all in interview with Boy Abunda

Oct 14, 2019 - 11:39 AM

Watch Maine and Boy team up to fight world germination

Mariel de Leon 'no regrets' over tweet on Mocha Uson appointment

Dec 12, 2017 - 9:00 PM

Mariel says she was just expressing her opinion

Binibini Send Off for Liz Clinci, Mariel de Leon and Nelda Ibe

LIVE: Pru Life UK Relationship Index 2017 Media Launch

Nov 10, 2017 - 10:09 AM

Find out what factors influence how Filipino relationships last – and thrive. Stream goes live on Friday, November 10, 11 am onwards

9 life lessons from Boy Abunda

Sep 26, 2017 - 12:00 PM

The TV host shares stories about his days as a young boy, his love for his mother, and making it in showbiz

WATCH: 15 books that changed Boy Abunda's life

Sep 14, 2017 - 9:15 PM

Maya Angelou Bill Clinton Ricky Lee and more – the King of Talk shares about his favorite books as he opens the 38th Manila International Book Fair

Toni Gonzaga, Paul Soriano expecting baby boy

Jul 01, 2016 - 12:05 AM

Toni and Paul confirm the news on Tonight with Boy Abunda

Borongan City mayor: 'We are not traitors'

May 06, 2016 - 9:02 PM

Mayor Maria Fe Abunda denies endorsing Senator Ferdinand Bongbong Marcos adding the city is solid in its support for the Liberal Party bets

Rosanna Roces announces plans to marry girlfriend

Feb 18, 2016 - 5:38 PM

The actress talks about finding love again in an interview on Tonight With Boy Abunda

Boy Abunda to Manny Pacquiao: 'You do not own my humanity'

Feb 17, 2016 - 11:22 AM

I am not begging Manny Pacquiao for dignity I am not begging you for respect I am not begging you for my humanity because you do not own my humanity that s my birthright

BOY ABUNDA. The talk show host airs his views on Manny Pacquiao's comments on same-sex unions. File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Matteo Guidicelli defends KZ Tandingan from her bashers

Oct 21, 2015 - 8:51 PM

Matteo says he and KZ are just good friends and defends KZ from bashers This following Boy Abunda s interview with KZ where she was asked if Matteo courted her in the past

GOOD FRIENDS. Matteo Guidicelli says that he and KZ Tandingan are just good friends after KZ said in an interview with Boy Abunda that she and Matteo used to talk everyday. Photo by Vernise L. Tantuco/

Mayor De Blasio: TOFA-NY honorees showcase city’s ‘diversity, strength’

Oct 01, 2015 - 9:25 AM

Every year we share their stories because they reveal the many facets of the Filipino American experience and what holds our community together

Kris Aquino announces she's leaving 'Aquino & Abunda Tonight'

Sep 16, 2015 - 8:29 PM

Boy Abunda will take the reins once Kris says goodbye

Photo by Vernise L. Tantuco/Rappler

Singer Rhap Salazar explains controversial tweets on lip-syncing celebrities

Jul 16, 2015 - 4:02 PM

Stars like Lea Salonga Boy Abunda Anne Curtis Gary Valenciano and more also weigh in

Bianca Gonzalez, JC Intal expecting first child

Apr 28, 2015 - 10:34 PM

Boy Abunda announces the news on TV

CONGRATULATIONS, BIANCA! She and husband JC Intal are expecting their first child. Screengrab from Instagram/@iamsuperbianca

Kris Aquino on 'The Buzz': 'Honestly, I am to blame'

Apr 24, 2015 - 12:26 PM

I own up to it she says

KRIS ON THE BUZZ. She says that she's the one to blame regarding the show going off the air after 16 years. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

'The Buzz' to take a break after 16 years on air

Apr 05, 2015 - 7:23 PM

The entertainment talk show goes off air after 16 years

Why Derek Ramsay declined Kris Aquino's invite to see Pope Francis

Jan 16, 2015 - 2:24 PM

The actor however appreciates the gesture

Why coming out still matters

Nov 06, 2014 - 6:00 AM

Despite what you are told about homosexuals seeing a person of stature come out makes you certain of the fact that gay people are good

Hayden Kho on forgiveness, changing his ways

Oct 13, 2014 - 10:15 PM

‘It was really hard to forgive myself ’ Hayden says reflecting on his 2009 sex video scandal

7 success tips from creative leaders at Ad Summit 2014

May 17, 2014 - 9:45 AM

Want to be successful and inspired? Here s how according to ad industry experts

Grandfather to Deniece Cornejo: Time to surrender

May 05, 2014 - 12:17 AM

He believes she s telling the truth

NOTHING TO HIDE? The grandfather of Deniece Cornejo believes she has nothing to hide and should surrender to authorities. File photo by Jose Del/Rappler

Is Kris Aquino telegraphing PNoy's position in PMA issue?

Mar 12, 2014 - 4:16 PM

Presidential sister Kris Aquino has taken the side of the PMA in the debate pitting the academy against Cadet Jeff Cudia Does the President share her opinion?

STILL HOPEFUL: Renato Cudia and daughter Annavee in Camp Aguinaldo to furnish the military hierarchy with Cadet Jeff Cudia's new appeal. Rappler photo

Kris Aquino: No plans to be Mar's VP

Mar 05, 2014 - 9:19 AM

It has never been discussed No truth says the presidential sister She indicates instead that she s considering running for a post in 2019

[Bodymind] Kris Aquino and her myths

Jan 18, 2014 - 8:44 PM

Though Kris Aquino has managed to dispel a lot of myths about women she has also created quite a few

SUCCESS. Kris Aquino says she has learned to focus on priorities, among other things. Screen grab form Kris TV Facebook

NCCA says ambassadors are 'icons,' not representatives

Nov 04, 2013 - 6:08 PM

The NCCA says its controversial stable of ambassadors serve as icons not representatives of the entirety of the art and culture scene

AMBASSADORS. The public questions the selection of celebrities as ambassadors for culture and arts. Photo from the Philippine Arts Festival Facebook

IN PHOTOS: Olay and YStyle #ProudOfMyAge event

Oct 20, 2013 - 11:25 AM

Olay and Ystyle celebrate the beauty of age

40s, 30s, 20s AND PROUD. Mandy dela Rama, Mikee Cojuangco, Nikki Gil and Camille Co. All photos by Jory Rivera

Gossip: An appreciation

Aug 19, 2013 - 1:04 PM

Notes on celebrity gossip and its stepsister political gossip

TALK IS CHEAP? IT'S UNIVERSAL. Alyssa Milano, 'In Bed with Joan.' Photo from the show's Facebook

Domestic violence no laughing matter

Jun 29, 2013 - 10:50 PM

Intimate partner violence is when one person in a relationship purposely hurts another person physically emotionally and sexually

Bishops on Charice: 'We'd rather not pre-judge'

Jun 03, 2013 - 9:53 PM

The Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines calls on the international singer s family and friends to guide her as she undergoes an identity crisis regarding her sexual orientation

CHARICE COMES OUT. 'We would rather not pre-judge her,' comments CBCP on her coming out interview with Boy Abunda. Screen grab from 'The Buzz'

Charice: 'Opo, tomboy po ako'

Jun 02, 2013 - 7:33 PM

After a long period of silence Charice opens up about her family her career and her sexuality

CHARICE BARES ALL. The international Filipino singer admits in a television interview she's a lesbian. Screen grab by Jessica Lazaro

Winners: 9th USTv Students' Choice Awards

Mar 09, 2013 - 6:35 PM

University of Santo Tomas students unveiled their top choices of TV programs and personalities at the 9th USTv Students Choice Awards

CROWD FAVORITE. Chris Tiu bagged a USTc Award for Best Sports Personality. Photos b

Miriam Quiambao draws flak for comments on LGBT, religion

May 01, 2012 - 11:41 AM

The former beauty queen s statements on religion and homosexuality stirs controversy

Miriam Quiambao. Photo courtesy of her official page on Facebook.