Joyce Bernal - updates

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'Nothing to do with the government': Piolo Pascual defends Sagada trip with Joyce Bernal

Jul 09, 2020 - 9:27 PM

'I love my country regardless of who the President is and I love my home network which is ABS-CBN,' says the actor

After Sagada, Banaue bars entry of Joyce Bernal's SONA video team

Jul 07, 2020 - 10:49 AM

The Banaue municipal government strictly enforces its executive order on a week-long ban on travel to and from the town following the confirmation of a new COVID-19 case

BATAD. There are currently 1,600 hectares of cultivated rice terraces in the municipality of Banaue, the most popular of which are the Batad rice terraces. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

Sagada council declines shooting permit of Joyce Bernal, Piolo Pascual for Duterte's SONA

Jul 06, 2020 - 12:03 PM

The council cites the municipal’s strict quarantine ordinance as their main reason for disallowing Bernal and Pascual's team to shoot

Joyce Bernal wants ‘hopeful’ SONA 2019 after last year's House coup

Jul 08, 2019 - 11:37 AM

'Actually gusto ko po. I want to do something for him,' says Joyce Bernal on pro bono directing President Rodrigo Duterte's SONA for the second time

'HOPEFUL.' Director Joyce Bernal grants a media interview after her walkthrough at the Batasang Pambansa on July 8, 2019. Photos by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Joyce Bernal is directing Duterte's 4th SONA

Jun 26, 2019 - 3:55 PM

It's the second year in a row for the director to be at the helm of the State of the Nation Address

AGAIN. Joyce Bernal will be directing President Rodrigo Duterte's SONA for the second year in a row. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

If the SONA were a movie franchise, here's how we'd review it

Jul 21, 2018 - 6:30 PM

The first two SONAs, after all, were directed by acclaimed director Brilliante Mendoza

IN PHOTOS: Joyce Bernal inspects Batasang Pambansa ahead of SONA 2018

Jul 12, 2018 - 5:03 PM

This will be the first time for her to direct President Duterte's SONA

Movie Director Joyce Bernal during the walk through on July 12, 2018, in preparation of the incoming 23rd State of the Nation Address (SONA) of the President Rodrigo Duterte on July 23. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

In SONA 2018, Joyce Bernal to capture ‘how much Duterte loves the PH’

Jul 12, 2018 - 3:25 PM

The director, famous for romcom films, explains her plan in directing President Rodrigo Duterte's 3rd State of the Nation Address

DIREK IN BATASAN. Director Joyce Bernal inspects the Batasang Pambansa plenary hall, where President Rodrigo Duterte will deliver his 3rd SONA. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Andanar: Robin Padilla recommended Joyce Bernal as SONA 2018 director

Jul 11, 2018 - 5:32 PM

Brillante Mendoza directed the last two SONAS

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Jul 05, 2018 - 12:00 PM

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Joyce Bernal to direct Duterte's third SONA

Jul 04, 2018 - 6:54 PM

The director takes over from Brillante Mendoza

JOYCE BERNAL. The filmmaker, shown here at the 'Kita Kita' presscon in 2017, will be directing Duterte's third SONA. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Robin Padilla says Marawi movie will tell the 'real story'

Jun 21, 2018 - 6:51 PM

Robin Padilla says he'll leave the announcement of the cast of the film to Piolo Pascual, who is co-producing with director Joyce Bernal

Robin Padilla at Brand Pilipinas event. Photo by Alexa Villano/Rappler

LOOK: Piolo Pascual visits Marawi

Jan 25, 2018 - 1:44 PM

Piolo is joined by director Joyce Bernal

PIOLO PASCUAL. The actor visits the war-torn city. Screengrab from

Piolo Pascual, Joyce Bernal donate P1.5 million for Marawi rehabilitation

Oct 24, 2017 - 6:55 PM

Piolo and Joyce course their donation through Robin Padilla

'Last Night' review: Sumptuous but shallow

Oct 01, 2017 - 7:50 PM

The movie's escape from convention feels hollow and ornamental

5 things to know about the Piolo-Toni movie 'Last Night'

Sep 27, 2017 - 6:35 PM

The film, described as a 'dark romantic comedy,' is directed by Joyce Bernal

WATCH: Piolo Pascual, Toni Gonzaga reunite in 'Last Night'

Sep 10, 2017 - 9:50 PM

Last Night is their follow up movie after Starting Over Again

5 fun facts about the Alempoy movie 'Kita Kita'

Jul 18, 2017 - 11:59 PM

Alessandra de Rossi and Empoy Marquez team up for the first time in a romantic comedy movie directed by Sigrid Andrea Bernardo

Kita Kita Movie presscon

Piolo Pascual, Toni Gonzaga to reunite in upcoming movie

Feb 23, 2017 - 7:07 PM

UPDATED The untitled film is their first since Starting Over Again

Out of MMFF 2016, Vice Ganda and Coco Martin see bright side of exclusion

Nov 23, 2016 - 11:10 AM

The two stars and director Joyce Bernal speak up about not making it to the lineup of the 2016 Metro Manila Film Festival

Photos by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Coco Martin, Vice Ganda react to Lilia Cuntapay's appeal for help; talk new movie

Aug 08, 2016 - 10:57 AM

Their new movie is to be directed by Joyce Bernal under Star Cinema

'Da Possessed' Review: A rushed return

Apr 20, 2014 - 9:45 PM

How does this horror comedy measure up to Vhong Navarro s body of work?

VHONG AND SOLENN. Movie reviewer Zig Marasigan remarks that the film does pull off some laughs, but misses out on the opportunity for a better story. Screengrab from YouTube

Vhong Navarro, Solenn Heussaff to star in horror-comedy

Mar 17, 2014 - 3:51 PM

The actors are set to star in horror comedy film Da Possessed

MEET ANNA. Solenn Heussaff stars alongside Vhong Navarro in 'Da Possessed'. Screengrab from Solenn Heussaff's Instagram (solennheussaff)

Dingdong Dantes back in teleserye action

Oct 13, 2013 - 5:48 PM

GMA 7 serye Genesis promises full scale high drama in apocalyptic politically charged setting

HIGH DRAMA. Dingdong steps into 'Genesis' action. Photo from the Facebook of The Official Dongyanatics

Robin Padilla returns to action in '10,000 Hours'

Oct 03, 2013 - 2:23 PM

The star returns to familiar genre which is a departure for rom com hitmaker Joyce Bernal

ACTOR WITH SPUNK. Robin before a mosque in Holland. Photo from his Facebook

Diversity of humor in '...Crush ng Crush Mo?'

Aug 05, 2013 - 6:41 PM

Just the right mix of big studio production love team kilig romance witty humor

PLAYFUL. Love and its ironies presented in an entertaining manner. Photo from the film's Facebook page