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Epy Quizon: Gov't push needed to help Philippine cinema

Mar 22, 2019 - 8:39 AM

'Lagyan pa ng kaunting push, kaunti pang tulong para ibalik natin yung glory days ng Philippine cinema,' Epy says

Photo by Precious del Valle/Rappler

Dolphy as National Artist? Son Epy Quizon: 'We don’t need a trophy'

Sep 04, 2018 - 1:07 PM

'We need people believing that my father was part of their culture. ‘Yun okay na kami,' says the actor

WATCH: Epy Quizon reads ‘Ang Rebolusyong Pilipino’

Sep 01, 2018 - 12:30 PM

Epy takes on the role of the sublime paralytic as he reads an excerpt from Mabini’s collection of writings, ‘Ang Rebolusyong Pilipino’

WATCH: 'Angelito,' the short film that bridges 'Goyo' and 'Heneral Luna'

Aug 15, 2018 - 9:33 PM

Can't wait for 'Goyo'? Check this film out first!

ANGELITO. Tomas Santos plays Angel Bernal in the short film that connects 'Heneral Luna' to 'Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral.' Screenshot from TBA Studios on YouTube

Rappler Talk Entertainment: Paulo Avelino and Epy Quizon on 'Goyo'

Aug 14, 2018 - 5:11 PM

Rappler talks to the stars about the upcoming historical drama on the life of Gregorio del Pilar

IN PHOTOS: 'Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral' cast join Independence day 2018 parade

Jun 13, 2018 - 11:53 AM

Paulo Avelino and Mon Confiado lead the parade at the Rizal Park

Photo courtesy of TBA and Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral Facebook page

IN PHOTOS: First official stills of 'Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral'

Nov 15, 2017 - 8:00 PM

See eerie portraits Paulo Avelino, Empress Schuck, Epy Quizon, and more as their characters in 'Goyo'

Actor Epy Quizon takes drug test in Camp Crame

Oct 28, 2016 - 5:03 PM

The actor visits Camp Crame days after police forward a list of narco celebrities to President Rodrigo Duterte

CRAME MEETING. Actors Epy Quizon (in light blue) and Cesar Montano (in white) meet PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa at Camp Crame. Photo from Montano's Facebook page

'Unlucky Plaza' review: Pressure-cooked entertainment

Apr 22, 2016 - 10:04 PM

Not everything works However there is still so much in Unlucky Plaza to admire writes film critic Oggs Cruz

UNLUCKY PLAZA. Epy Quizon stars as Onassis Hernandez in Ken Kwok's 'Unlucky Plaza.' Screengrab from Vimeo/Unlucky Plaza

Aquino dismayed over students' lack of knowledge in PH history

Sep 29, 2015 - 5:40 PM

The President learns of the viral post about a moviegoer asking why Apolinario Mabini remained seated in the film Heneral Luna

'MORE ABLED'. President Benigno Aquino III delivers his speech during the 2015 Apolinario Mabini awarding ceremony at the Heroes Hall of the Malacañang Palace on Tuesday, September 29, 2015. Photo by Benhur Arcayan/ Malacañang Photo Bureau

Soon, vaccines in every rural clinic

Apr 23, 2015 - 9:57 AM

The health department will purchase at least 3 000 WHO prequalified vaccine refrigerators that will be distributed among rural health units

Is crowdfunding the future of businesses in PH?

Mar 18, 2015 - 6:51 PM

Social media made crowdfunding successful for business startups in other countries What solutions can it offer startups and social enterprises in the Philippines?

Senator Bam Aquino discusses how crowdsourcing can be used to empower small businesses during the 1st Philippine Crowdsourcing Week. Photo by David Lozada/ Rappler

Dolphy and COPD: Remembering his legacy

Feb 08, 2015 - 12:00 PM

Brothers Eric and Epy Quizon share their memories of their father and his journey with COPD

Drilling for $180-M Mindoro geothermal project starts July

Jun 06, 2014 - 1:12 PM

The geothermal plant is set to give cheap renewable energy source to the blackout prone island

New geothermal plant to pull down power rates in Mindoro

Feb 02, 2014 - 4:36 PM

A power supply agreement is currently being negotiated for EPI to supply the power requirements of the Oriental Mindoro Electric Cooperative

Geothermal power plant in Oriental Mindoro up by 2016

Jan 14, 2014 - 9:38 PM

The Montelgao power plant will have a capacity of 44 megawatts It will supply electricity at a rate of P5 64 per kilowatt hour

GEOTHERMAL PLANT. A new geothermal plant will be constructed in Mindoro. Photo by Mike Gonzalez/Wikimedia Commons

Return, beloved: 'Katy! The Musical'

Jul 30, 2013 - 10:40 PM

Katy The Musical evokes her era not only through costumes music and narrative but also in its highly mannered delivery

QUEEN OF BODABIL. Isay Alvarez as Katy de la Cruz. Photo courtesy of Rome Jorge

On referencing cinema, plus remembering Dolphy

Jul 05, 2013 - 3:27 AM

Ronnie Quizon on the transitions in cinema and in his family

TRANSITION. Quizon as a lost cameraman in "Rekorder." Production still from the film's Facebook page.

Non-profit org criticizes Foxconn labor report

Nov 09, 2012 - 5:27 AM

Foxconn s factories are responsible for the production of Apple s iPhone 5 phones

FIGHTING WORDS. Economic Policy Institute slams a report on improvement at Foxconn factories.

A misadventure in indie filmmaking

Aug 04, 2012 - 5:01 PM

‘Ang Mga Kidnaper ni Ronnie Lazaro’ is a hilarious crime caper slash call to cinematic arms

RIGHT SMACK. Soliman Cruz gets a taste of Ronnie Lazaro’s fist of fury. All movie stills courtesy of Sigfreid Barros-Sanchez.

The stellar life of Dolphy

Jul 19, 2012 - 12:32 AM

With king of comedy Dolphy s death still fresh in the minds and hearts of his fans we find with the help of astrology another reason to appreciate his life

BELOVED VENUSIAN MAN. Dolphy will never be forgotten. Screen grab from YouTube

Dolphy burial may be delayed to next week

Jul 13, 2012 - 3:41 PM

Family members are considering delaying the burial of Dolphy to allow more fans to pay their respects

A movie in heaven for Dolphy?

Jul 12, 2012 - 4:55 PM

A movie might be waiting for him in heaven a son tells Dolphy on his deathbed

'Buhayin mo ang mata'

Jul 12, 2012 - 1:02 PM

The award winning director designer and advertising genius is one of the many who experienced the comedy king s kindness

DOLPHY WITH SONS EPY and Eric in the poster of 'Markova' shot by Raymund Isaac

Traveling with your girl

Jun 27, 2012 - 7:06 AM

A guy happily in love shares why for him traveling is best with the girl of his life

TWO HAPPY TRAVELERS. Epi and girlfriend Tonee bond by traveling around the Philippines together. Photo from Epi Fabonan III

[Mother's Day] Extraordinary teacher, extraordinary mom

May 03, 2012 - 5:30 PM

A RAPPLER reader shares with us why his mom is nothing less than extraordinary

STILL HANDS-ON. She may be oceans away, but Cynthia Fabonan still has a strong presence in her family in Manila. Photo from Epi Fabonan III