Jodi Sta Maria - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Jodi Sta Maria


Jodi Sta Maria on mental health: ‘I pray to put up a clinic to help people’

May 01, 2019 - 11:58 AM

The 36-year-old actress and mental health advocate wishes to put her BS Psychology degree to good use after graduation

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

‘Second Coming’ review: Style, sensation, and a flimsy story

Mar 03, 2019 - 8:00 AM

'Jet Leyco's horror film, sadly, succumbs to being flatly predictable,' movie critic Oggs Cruz says

Jolo Revilla confirms breakup with Jodi Sta Maria

Jul 01, 2018 - 7:14 PM

This is the second time the two have broken up

WATCH: Jodi Sta Maria part of Dean's List in school

Jan 11, 2018 - 11:48 AM

The actress personally receives her dean's list certificate at Southville International School

Star Magic Ball 2017: Fashion Review

Oct 01, 2017 - 6:30 PM

Voltaire Tayag names the best dressed men and women, and weighs in on the biggest trends on the red carpet

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: The Star Magic Ball looks of Jodi Sta Maria

Sep 28, 2017 - 9:30 PM

From pantsuits to ball gowns, Jodi Sta Maria is a chameleon in the red carpet

‘Dear Other Self’ review: Good intentions, tedious tales

May 22, 2017 - 8:11 PM

What ultimately saves Dear Other Self is its depiction of the complicated dynamics between a woman of clear ambitions and the family she needs to support

IN PHOTOS: Liza, Angelica, Shaina, and more get stars on Eastwood's 'Walk of Fame'

Dec 02, 2016 - 12:13 AM

Fifteen celebrities are given their stars on the Walk of Fame in Eastwood

WALK OF FAME 2016. Liza Sobrano poses with her brand new star on Eastwood's 'Walk of Fame.' Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Jodi Sta Maria reveals struggle with drugs, alcohol after annulment

Nov 05, 2016 - 4:49 PM

When alcohol wasn’t enough I turned to drugs I felt empty says Jodi

JODI STA MARIA. The actress opens up about her annulment with former husband Panfilo 'Pampi' Lacson Jr. Screengrab from Instagram/jodistamaria

Jodi Sta Maria on International Emmy nomination, Jolo Revilla

Sep 30, 2016 - 2:40 PM

Jodi also reacts to Jolo Revilla s congratulatory message

Jodi Sta Maria, 'Bridges of Love' receive International Emmy nominations

Sep 27, 2016 - 10:31 AM

Jodi Sta Maria and Bridges of Love are the Philippines two bets in the 2016 International Emmy Awards

JODI STA MARIA. The actress is nominated for a 2016 International Emmy Award for her performance in 'Pangayo Sa 'Yo.' Screengrab from Instagram/jodistamaria

Antoinette Jadaone cries foul as 'Achy Breaky Hearts' leaked

Jul 05, 2016 - 6:02 PM

Director Antoinette Jadaone airs out her views on social media as her movie The Achy Breaky Hearts starring Jodi Sta Maria Richard Yap and Ian Veneracion is leaked online

ANTOINETTE JADAONE. The director cries foul as copies of her new film 'The Achy Breaky Hearts' are circulated online. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Jodi Sta Maria confirms breakup with Jolo Revilla

Jun 21, 2016 - 11:40 PM

Jodi says she and Jolo have broken up but remain friends

BREAKUP. Jodi Sta Maria confirms she and Jolo Revilla are no longer together. Screengrab from Instagram/bistromeau

'Pangako Sa 'Yo' finale recap: Yna and Angelo's happy ending

Feb 12, 2016 - 10:26 PM

How does it all end?

YNA AND ANGELO. Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla's characters on 'Pangako Sa 'Yo' get their happy ending in the series finale. Screengrab from ABS-CBN

Jodi Sta Maria shares lessons learned from playing Amor Powers on 'Pangako Sa 'Yo'

Feb 10, 2016 - 9:30 AM

Jodi Sta Maria opens up about the end of Pangako Sa Yo and what she s learned from playing the vengeful Amor Powers

JODI STA MARIA. The actress shares about what she's learned after playing Amor Powers in 'Pangako Sa 'Yo.' Photo by Vernise L. Tantuco/Rappler

MMFF 2015: 5 Things to know about 'All You Need is Pag-ibig'

Dec 24, 2015 - 10:15 PM

Hugot director Antoinette Jadaone s latest offering stars Kris Aquino Derek Ramsay and KimXi

KIMXI. Kim and Xian in 'All You Need Is Pag-Ibig.' Screengrab from YouTube

IN PHOTOS: MMFF 2015 Parade of Stars with AlDub, JaDine, KimXi, Kris, and more

Dec 23, 2015 - 4:43 PM

See photos of all the tandems at the MMFF 2015 Parade of Stars plus a collection of the videos and interviews that we were able to stream live aboard some of the floats

ALDUB. Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza on top of the 'My Bebe Love' float at the Metro Manila Film Festival 2015 Parade of Stars. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Jodi Sta Maria: Lessons from a woman on the move

Nov 28, 2015 - 10:00 AM

She shares tips on keeping up with a mobile lifestyle

'Pangako Sa 'Yo' then and now, through the eyes of a fan

Jun 01, 2015 - 8:25 PM

Will the 2015 remake surpass the original?

Kathryn Bernardo, Daniel Padilla talk about grown-up roles in 'Pangako Sa 'Yo'

May 15, 2015 - 12:49 PM

But director Olivia Lamasan says there will be no mature love scenes for the two of them

Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla: No feud between us and JaDine

May 15, 2015 - 11:52 AM

Kathniel on Jadine It seems things are fine between the popular love teams

KATHNIEL. The two dismissed rumors of any feud or awkwardness between them and JaDine. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

WATCH: Daniel Padilla and Kathryn Bernardo in 'Pangako Sa' Yo' trailer

May 06, 2015 - 10:13 PM

Plus a look at Amor and Claudia s past

The Revillas visit Manny Pacquiao

Apr 26, 2015 - 10:00 AM

Jolo Revilla is in the US for a medical check up but makes time to swing by Manny Pacquiao s

Recovering Jolo Revilla celebrates 27th birthday

Mar 16, 2015 - 2:09 PM

‘I am now on the road towards my fullest recovery ’ say Jolo

Lani Mercado on Jolo Revilla, Jodi Sta Maria

Mar 07, 2015 - 6:52 PM

Lani gives an update on her son and on her husband and weighs in on how things are between Jolo and celebrity girlfriend Jodi Sta Maria

STAYING STRONG. Congresswoman Lani Mercado tries to stay strong for her family. Screengrab from YouTube

'Maria Leonora Teresa’ Review: Grotesque, scary, and funny

Sep 21, 2014 - 3:32 PM

In a way Maria Leonora Teresa is no different from Deramas’ previous efforts where he deals with crazed characters in equally crazy situations writes movie reviewer Oggs Cruz

IN PHOTOS: Sir Chief, cast of 'Be Careful with My Heart' in concert

Jul 27, 2014 - 2:49 PM

Stars Jodi Sta Maria and Richard Yap thanked the audience for supporting the show

#AfterHaiyan: Putting health at the heart of healing

May 02, 2014 - 4:36 PM

I feel blessed to meet community members and international and national experts all working together to get the health system back on its feet

Showbiz queens Angel, Ai-Ai in one sitcom

Sep 23, 2013 - 12:59 PM

Box office stars talk about their sitcom Toda Max as it approaches its second anniversary

COMEDY QUEEN. Gear up drama and it's comedy, says Ai-Ai. Photo by Mark Demayo

How goes the Metro Manila Film Festival?

Sep 14, 2013 - 11:54 PM

The Philippines most pop oriented film festival is winging it like an art film

FESTIVAL IN FLUX. 'Be Careful's' film version might have been the highlight. Photo courtesy of ABS-CBN

HIGHLIGHTS: Star Magic Ball 2013

Sep 11, 2013 - 9:00 AM

A glimpse of the program that took place

COUPLE OF THE NIGHT. Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla. Host Martin Nievera keeps the mood light.

Now the men: singles at the Star Magic Ball 2013 red carpet

Sep 10, 2013 - 12:00 PM

If this were Cinderella s ball any of these men is the perfect Prince Charming

DASHING, DAPPER. Jake Cuenca arrived solo, to the joy of female fans. All photos by Inoue Jaena

Single ladies at the Star Magic Ball 2013 red carpet

Sep 09, 2013 - 4:27 PM

These ladies made the red carpet red hot

MARIA MERCEDES' SOLO FLIGHT. Media asked Jessy Mendiola why she and rumored beau Sam Milby arrived separately. The beautiful actress just smiled as a reply. All photos by Inoue Jaena

Sir Chief proposes to Maya

Sep 03, 2013 - 9:10 PM

Engagement ring gears up anew the romance in Be Careful with My Heart

Richard, Jodi present the “Heart” of “Be Careful”

Aug 09, 2013 - 8:07 PM

The leads of the noontime serye will present a glimpse of the frenzy behind the show s easy pace

A GLIMPSE INTO THEIR LIVES. Richard Yap and Jodi Sta. Maria. Photo by Allan F. Sancon/ABS-CBN

'Kikay' goes to Cinemalaya

Jul 05, 2013 - 12:12 AM

Doris Tart Carlos of Be Careful with My Heart checks out the indies

RISING STAR IN 'EKSTRA.' Tart Carlos knows by experience the plight of bit-role actors. Photo courtesy of CCP

MMFF 2013 aims to revive the spirit of its heyday

Jun 20, 2013 - 3:36 PM

The festival has had its glorious seasons and otherwise in its long and still running narrative which also tells the story of Philippine cinema

IN PHOTOS: Showbiz stars channel Audrey Hepburn

Feb 23, 2013 - 9:33 AM

Pinay leading ladies seek to embody an iconic leading lady Audrey Hepburn herself in these 10 stunning photographs

"WHAT ABOUT." Julia Montes stars as Holly Golightly, Hepburn's famous character from "Breakfast at Tiffany's"

Showbitz: Pampi Lacson and Iwa Moto expecting

Feb 19, 2013 - 7:01 PM

The actress reveals that she is 3 months pregnant

ON THE WAY. Actress and model Iwa Moto is expecting her first child with Pampi Lacson. Photo from the Iwa Moto Facebook page

Castrated : Adolf Alix vs the President

Mar 10, 2012 - 12:21 AM

President Benigno Aquino III bans independent film Chassis

Jodi Sta. Maria plays Nora, a mother who prostitutes for her daughter's future. Screen grab from Adolf Alix' "Chassis" 2010. =