Eat Bulaga - updates

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'Eat Bulaga' to resume live broadcast

Jun 07, 2020 - 11:00 PM

The noontime show is set to go live on June 8 on GMA 7

Here's what an 'Eat Bulaga' episode without a studio audience looks like

Mar 10, 2020 - 7:42 PM

'Eat Bulaga' makes the adjustment amid the novel coronavirus outbreak

No live studio audience for 'Eat Bulaga' as coronavirus cases in PH rise

Mar 09, 2020 - 2:01 PM

The show will go on – but without a studio audience

NO AUDIENCE FOR NOW. 'Eat Bulaga' announces a change as the number of COVID-19 cases in the Philippines rise. Photo from Eat Bulaga's Facebook account

Joey de Leon gets flak after cracking lewd joke on air

Jan 07, 2020 - 6:20 PM

People on Twitter slam the 'Eat Bulaga' host for his 'sana masakyan kita' comment during the show

'Eat Bulaga' is coming to Myanmar

Jul 31, 2019 - 10:13 AM

'Eat Bulaga' announces Myanmar as the latest country to get their own version of the noon time show

LOOK: Cindy Kurleto revisits ‘Eat Bulaga’ set

Mar 12, 2019 - 12:08 PM

The host and model shares photos on Instagram

DABARKADS. Cindy Kurleto snaps a photo with her former 'Eat Bulaga!' co-hosts. Screenshot from

WATCH: UDD's Armi Millare gets a Michael V makeover

Mar 02, 2019 - 4:43 PM

Have you listened to Ay Karma 'Yan's newest single, 'Uh-Oh'?

No more 'Eat Bulaga!' for Senate President Tito Sotto for now

May 21, 2018 - 4:10 PM

Sotto says he will take a break from the country's longest-running noontime television show, given his new role at the Senate

Tito Sotto takes oath as Senate President. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

The many times Joey de Leon found himself in the middle of controversy

Feb 23, 2018 - 8:01 PM

The TV host is criticized for an insensitive remark on a contestant in 'Eat Bulaga's' segment 'Juan for All, All for Juan,' but it's not the first time he's been mired in controversy

Vic Sotto and Pauleen Luna welcome baby girl

Nov 06, 2017 - 3:12 PM

Vic Sotto makes the announcement on 'Eat Bulaga'

NEW PARENTS. The couple welcomes their first child together. Screengrab from

IN PHOTOS: Your favorite Pinoy celebs dress up for Halloween

Nov 01, 2017 - 4:00 PM

From Marian Rivera and Dingdong Dantes' family costume to Vice Ganda's #squadgoals, Halloween 2017 looked like loads of fun

Celebs speak out on depression, mental health awareness

Oct 06, 2017 - 3:46 PM

(UPDATED) Alden Richards, Mariel de Leon, Kisses Delavin, Khalil Ramos, and more give their thoughts on the issue of mental health after Joey de Leon's careless remarks

WATCH: Joey de Leon apologizes to public, Maine Mendoza for depression statement

Oct 06, 2017 - 3:17 PM

'Kung may maidudulot ng mabuti ang aking pagkakamali sana mabuksan nito ng maraming pinto sa pagtalakay sa isyu na ito,' says the TV host

Joey de Leon draws flak on social media for depression statement

Oct 05, 2017 - 3:28 PM

Netizens call out the TV host for saying that depression is just made up by those who suffer from it

Tito Sotto and the blurry lines of showbiz, politics

May 07, 2017 - 10:00 AM

The actor turned Senate leader attributes his rise to Eat Bulaga the popular noontime show that helped propel him to power and which critics use against him

FROM TV TO SENATE. Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III calls himself an 'ally' of President Rodrigo Duterte, whom he has known since 1988. Photo from Senator Alan Cayetano

Sotto sorry about single mother remark: 'It was a joke...almost everybody laughed'

May 03, 2017 - 6:25 PM

Senator Tito Sotto justifies using on DSWD Secretary Judy Taguiwalo a joke from his noontime show saying those who got offended were being overly sensitive

WATCH: PH senators on 'Eat Bulaga'

Mar 25, 2017 - 4:56 PM

Senators Sonny Angara JV Ejercito Gringo Honasan and Manny Pacquiao hang out with the Eat Bulaga stars

IN PHOTOS: Maine Mendoza, Alden Richards' twins baptized

Dec 18, 2016 - 12:26 PM

Maine Mendoza and Alden Richards on screen kids Charmaine Nidora and Richard Nidoro are baptized

WATCH: Stars do the Mannequin Challenge

Nov 22, 2016 - 2:39 PM

Anne Curtis Solenn Heussaff Beyonce Ellen DeGeneres Sarah Geronimo and other stars do the latest online craze

How to raise a well-rounded child

Sep 06, 2016 - 5:26 PM

During your child s early years expose them to varied experiences and yes a bit of technology

LOOK: Paolo Ballesteros returns to 'Eat Bulaga'

Sep 05, 2016 - 8:54 PM

Paolo makes an appearance after his absence from the show

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni Aiza Seguerra ng 'Litel Mis Pilipings' ni Jim Pascual Agustin

Aug 27, 2016 - 4:15 AM

Sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Wika binigkas ni Aiza Seguerra ang isang tulang isinulat ni Jim Pascual Agustin

Paolo Ballesteros addresses 'suspension,' hopes to return to 'Eat Bulaga'

Jul 31, 2016 - 9:36 PM

Bawal ang maldita Paolo says when asked what he has learned from his suspension

Maine Mendoza pens essay: 'We are not born to please everybody'

Jul 25, 2016 - 2:48 PM

I would never change who I am just to conform to the norms of this industry Maine writes

Tito Sotto, 'Eat Bulaga' execs attend MTRCB meeting on 'victim-blaming' issue

Jul 22, 2016 - 12:14 PM

It went well says Tito Sotto who attended the MTRCB meeting even though he wasn t invited to make himself clear

Rappler screeengrab (file)

Tito Sotto reacts to 'victim-blaming' issue on 'Eat Bulaga'

Jul 13, 2016 - 1:24 PM

UPDATED What I was looking at really was there should be a preservation of institution of marriage When you re married you act like a married man or a married woman Sotto says

File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

MTRCB summons 'Eat Bulaga' officials over Tito Sotto's remarks

Jul 13, 2016 - 10:57 AM

The summons pertains to Tito Sotto s controversial remarks to a winner of the segment Juan For All All For Juan

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/ Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Grace Poe's celebrity friends show support in Cebu

Apr 06, 2016 - 1:21 PM

Showbiz personalities from Cebu and Manila entertain the crowd while waiting for the dramatic arrival of the presidential candidate

SURPRISE. Senator Tito Sotto's brother Vic and wife Pauleen Luna make a surprise appearance at the rally.

'#AlDubEBSaTamangPanahon' recognized anew by Guinness World Records

Mar 22, 2016 - 5:06 PM

The hashtag is recognized by Guinness World Records as one of the 5 key tweets that made record breaking history in celebration of Twitter s 10th anniversary

Vic Sotto, Pauleen Luna exchange sweet messages hours before wedding

Jan 30, 2016 - 4:18 PM

The couple shares a bit about their wedding in the special episode of Eat Bulaga

#MRANDMRSSOTTO. Pauleen Luna and Vic Sotto exchange messages hours before their wedding. Screengrab from Facebook/EBdabarkads

#AlDub recap: Yaya Dub meets Daddy Bae on Alden's birthday

Jan 02, 2016 - 8:43 PM

Yaya Dub meets Alden s father Richard Daddy Bae Faulkerson Sr for the first time For Alden s birthday Daddy Bae performs a song number and Yaya Dub bakes him a cake

WATCH: 2015 in Moods

Dec 31, 2015 - 9:34 AM

Watch Rappler s 2015 yearender

Top 10 Facebook moments in 2015 for Filipinos

Dec 19, 2015 - 7:00 PM

What topics did you like comment on or share this 2015? Rappler picks the top global and national events that dominated the Facebook news feeds of Filipinos

#AlDub recap: Alden to Yaya Dub: 'I love you'

Dec 19, 2015 - 5:31 PM

Yaya Dub also accidentally gives Alden a kiss on the cheek

ACCIDENTAL KISS. Maine "Yaya Dub" Mendoza accidentally kisses Alden Richards in the December 19 episode of 'Eat Bulaga.' Screengrab from Twitter/ALDUBLOLANIDORA

#AlDub tops Google search in PH for 2015

Dec 16, 2015 - 9:20 PM

Maine is Number 1 among the top trending female personalities while Alden comes in second among the male personalities

#AlDub: Alden and Yaya Dub go on their second date

Nov 19, 2015 - 8:30 PM

Plus a model Cindy Kournikova tries to break up Alden and Yaya

#AlDub recap: Lola Nidora's surprise birthday party

Nov 14, 2015 - 9:32 PM

Plus new characters are revealed in this week s kalyeserye

NEWSPAPER DANCE. Alden Richards carries Maine Mendoza during the newspaper dance contest on Saturday, November 14's kalyeserye episode on 'Eat Bulaga.' Photo from Facebook/Eat Bulaga

An airline for Alden Richards' next endorsement?

Nov 09, 2015 - 3:24 PM

The airline wants AlDub s Alden Richards the on screen partner of Maine Mendoza or Yaya Dub to be its newest endorser

WHICH AIRLINE? An airline company wants Alden Richards, the other half of the phenomental #AlDub onscreen tandem, to be its endorser.

#AlDub recap: Maine Mendoza social media hack makes its way to AlDub storyline

Nov 07, 2015 - 9:47 PM

Alden and Yaya also pay tribute to Nora Aunor and Tirso Cruz III s tandem plus a new character is introduced See the pictures here

Robin Padilla downplays Tito Sotto, Joey de Leon Halloween costume controversy

Nov 03, 2015 - 11:13 AM

Hindi Islamic costume ‘yan kapatid Arab traditional costume ‘yan at ang nagsusuot niyan ay hindi lamang Muslim [ngunit mga] Arabo [rin] Robin says

Tito Sotto addresses controversy over 'Eat Bulaga' Halloween outfit

Nov 02, 2015 - 4:38 PM

This after the costumes worn by Tito Sotto and Joey de Leon in the Halloween special of Eat Bulaga draw strong reactions from social media and ARMM governor Mujiv Hataman

ARMM gov to 'Eat Bulaga': Apologize for hosts' 'Muslim' Halloween garb

Nov 01, 2015 - 2:07 AM

What Eat Bulaga did in its Halloween Special was a mockery of and an affront to the image of the Muslim says ARMM Governor Mujiv Hataman

IN PHOTOS: PH stars in costume, Halloween 2015

Oct 31, 2015 - 4:01 PM

Megan Young as Yaya Dub Coleen Garcia as the Joker Derek Ramsay as a zombie and more

Part 2: The AlDub experience: Millions captivated

Oct 31, 2015 - 1:00 PM

The program taps into our hidden longings for permanence for perfect love our quest for the numinous deep feelings buried by the oppressive details and burden of everyday life

Part 1: AlDub: Stumbling upon a magic formula

Oct 31, 2015 - 12:25 PM

This is not the first time that the nation has seen such a massive and hysterical outpouring of emotions of hundreds of thousands of certified fans

Joey de Leon responds to critics about tweets allegedly about Vice Ganda

Oct 30, 2015 - 8:47 PM

Joey points out that he never called anyone a horse in his previous tweets

JOEY DE LEON. The comedian responds to comments on Twitter that he was throwing shade at Vice Ganda. Screengrab from Instagram/angpoetnyo

The implicit religion that is #AlDub

Oct 27, 2015 - 9:00 AM

But any religion that does not compel us to question the fundamental issues of social life – maleducation maldevelopment corruption – is in Marx s terms an opium of the people

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

#AlDubNewBeginnings: Catching up with AlDub after 'Tamang Panahon'

Oct 26, 2015 - 5:47 PM

A new chapter of Eat Bulaga s kalyeserye begins

AlDub's 'Lola Nidora' shares past love, ex-suitors, love advice

Oct 25, 2015 - 3:29 PM

Who were the men in Lola Nidora s life? Apparently Heneral Luna was one of her loves Plus some wise words from the beloved kalyeserye character

Vice Ganda on 'Eat Bulaga': 'Hindi namin matatalo 'yan'

Oct 25, 2015 - 11:42 AM

Kami pong mga host ng Showtime at mga host ng Eat Bulaga ay di magkakaaway sa totoong buhay Kaya dapat kayo rin di kayo magkakaaway says Vice