Nora Aunor - updates

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Nora Aunor, Vilma Santos back ABS-CBN, express hope closure will end soon

May 06, 2020 - 10:51 PM

'Naniniwala ako na sa panahong ito ay dapat magmalasakitan ang bawat isa, Kapuso man o Kapamilya,' says the country's 'Superstar'

IN PHOTOS: Veteran actors recognized at PMPC Star Awards for Movies 2019

Jun 03, 2019 - 11:35 AM

12 veteran actors are given the 'Mga Natatanging Bituin ng Siglo' award during the PMPC Star Awards for Movies 2019

Photo by Dion Besa/Rappler

Mon Tulfo, Lapeña promoted, Boracay | Evening wRap

Oct 25, 2018 - 10:23 PM

Watch Rappler’s evening newscast with Chito dela Vega

Malacañang: Nora Aunor will be National Artist 'in God’s perfect time'

Oct 25, 2018 - 1:32 PM

Malacañang says Aunor's exclusion from the list of new National Artists at least spares her 'from the emotional and psychological torment' caused by mixed reactions had she been given the title

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Sandino Martin admits profound admiration for Nora Aunor, high regard for ‘Himala’

Feb 06, 2018 - 2:24 PM

The rising actor talks about how Nora Aunor has influenced his career

6 things you need to know about 'Himala: Isang Musikal'

Jan 22, 2018 - 1:00 PM

The iconic movie that starred Nora Aunor is now a stage play, with Aicelle Santos as its lead

FULL LIST: Winners, PMPC Star Awards for Movies 2017

Sep 04, 2017 - 12:22 PM

The awards night saw Die Beautiful and Pamilya Ordinaryo win big and two screen legends tie for the same award

DIE BEAUTIFUL. The film starring Paolo Ballesteros adds more trophies to its shelf, with its recent haul at the PMPC Star Awards 2017. Screengrab from

Nominations for National Artists 2018 start; Nora Aunor automatically listed

Aug 01, 2017 - 3:34 PM

Submissions will be accepted until September 30 2017 and will go through 3 levels of deliberations

LOOK: Nora Aunor, Katarina Rodriguez attend Metro Manila Pride March 2017

Jun 25, 2017 - 12:25 AM

Stars like Pia Wurtzbach Saab Magalona and Jake Zyrus also voice out their support on social media

NORA AUNOR. The veteran actress shows her support for the LGBTQ community by joining them at the Metro Manila Pride March 2017. Photo by Vee Salazar/Rappler

WATCH: Lyca Gairanod as 'Nora Aunor' in 'Your Face Sounds Familiar Kids'

Feb 06, 2017 - 2:47 PM

Lyca sings Tiny Bubbles in the show

Nora Aunor to 'Oro' director on dog slaughter scene: You're lying

Jan 25, 2017 - 9:55 PM

In a Senate hearing director Alvin Yapan also insists he only wanted to show what was happening in society

‘Kabisera’ Review: Relevant but frustratingly passive

Dec 30, 2016 - 6:22 PM

Unfortunately the film is just severely underwritten and unimaginatively directed

IN PHOTOS: Celebrity guests at Rosanna Roces, Blessy Arias' wedding

Dec 11, 2016 - 2:33 PM

Nora Aunor director Adolfo Alix Jr and TV host Butch Francisco are among those present at the couple s wedding

[WATCH] MMFF 2016: 'Kabisera' trailer released

Nov 25, 2016 - 11:16 PM

Nora Aunor and Ricky Davao star in this Metro Manila Film Festival entry by Arturo Boy San Agustin and Real Florido

Movie reviews: All 9 Cinemalaya 2016 full-length films

Aug 07, 2016 - 8:34 PM

In the return of the full length film section of the Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival this 2016 how did these movies fare?

Photos from YouTube/Cinemalaya Foundation Inc, Facebook/Cinemalaya, and

Nora Aunor takes swipe at Grace Poe's rivals

May 08, 2016 - 3:15 AM

The actress alludes to Jejomar Binay Rodrigo Duterte and Manuel Roxas II as she speaks during Grace Poe s miting de avance

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/ Rappler

‘Whistleblower’ review: Politics and drama

Apr 07, 2016 - 10:20 PM

Whistleblower is a failed experiment However its aspirations are deeply intriguing writes Oggs Cruz

Nora Aunor praises son Ian de Leon for helping kid in accident

Mar 31, 2016 - 7:58 PM

Kung anong magandang ginawa ng anak ko siyempre kasama na lahat buong pamilya Nora says of her son s good deed

3 women, a scandal, and the search for truth

Mar 23, 2016 - 6:38 PM

Whistleblower opens in Philippine cinemas on April 6

Nora Aunor on dear friend Kuya Germs, continuing his work

Jan 14, 2016 - 8:57 PM

Lahat lahat ng kagandahan ng puso ng tao ay masasabi ko nasa kanya nasa buong pagkatao niya at hindi na mawawala sa kanya iyon Nora says of the late TV host

#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

Nora Aunor throws support behind Grace Poe in presidential campaign

Oct 08, 2015 - 4:13 PM

Nora says she believes in Grace’s potential to lead the country

#PugadBaboy: The new Nora and Vilma

Sep 29, 2015 - 5:00 AM

PHOTO RECAP: Stars light up FAMAS Awards 2015

Sep 21, 2015 - 1:05 PM

Sarah Geronimo Nora Aunor Toni Gonzaga Tito Vic and Joey and more step out to celebrate Philippine showbiz at the 2015 FAMAS Awards

TITO, VIC, AND JOEY. The TV veterans receive their Lifetime Achievement Award at the FAMAS Awards 2015. All photos by Rob Reyes/Rappler

FULL LIST: Winners, FAMAS Awards 2015

Sep 21, 2015 - 12:54 AM

Allen Dizon and Toni Gonzaga bag awards at this year s Filipino Academy of Movie Arts and Sciences FAMAS Awards

ICONIC MOVIE QUEENS. Gloria Romero, Susan Roces, Nora Aunor, Maricel Soriano, Dawn Zulueta, and Sarah Geronimo receive their special awards for Iconic Movie Queens of Philippine Cinema at the  Filipino Academy of Movie Arts and Sciences Awards. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

‘Taklub’ Review: Noble tribute

Sep 19, 2015 - 7:40 PM

Taklub a movie about the aftermath of Yolanda doesn t preach or make spectacles of suffering writes Oggs Cruz

Screengrab from YouTube/Film Police Reviews

#PugadBaboy: Love teams

Sep 05, 2015 - 5:00 AM

FULL LIST: Nominees, FAMAS Awards 2015

Sep 04, 2015 - 11:31 AM

Susan Roces Nora Aunor Sarah Geronimo Gloria Romero Maricel Soriano and Dawn Zulueta recognize as Iconic Movie Queens of Philippine Cinema

Emotional Nora Aunor receives Gawad Urian lifetime achievement award

Jun 17, 2015 - 5:51 PM

‘Kung wala po kayo wala pong Nora Aunor na nandito sa inyong harapan ’ Nora says

FULL LIST: Winners, Gawad Urian Awards 2015

Jun 16, 2015 - 10:13 PM

See the full list of winners here

IN PHOTOS: Brillante Mendoza, cast of 'Taklub' at special screening

Jun 02, 2015 - 6:05 PM

The film first premiered at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival where it competed in the Un Certain Regard category

'Taklub' gets Ecumenical Jury Prize-Special Mention at Cannes

May 24, 2015 - 10:02 AM

The 2015 Ecumenical Jury Prize was awarded to the film Mia Madre

Grace Poe for president: Nora Aunor says she will campaign '101%'

May 20, 2015 - 9:08 PM

The Superstar of Philippine cinema says the senator has shown competence that people in government should follow

FULL LIST: Nominees, Gawad Urian Awards 2015

May 20, 2015 - 3:08 PM

Nora Aunor will receive this year’s Natatanging Gawad Urian award

NORA AUNOR. The renowned actress is the recipient of this year's Lifetime Achievement Awards. File photo by Ritchie Tongo/EPA

Nora Aunor wins Best Actress award in St Tropez Film Festival

May 17, 2015 - 2:43 PM

‘Dementia’ took the awards for Best Foreign Film and Best Supporting Actor in a Foreign Film for Emilio Garcia

PH stars weigh in on Mary Jane Veloso's delayed execution

Apr 29, 2015 - 10:14 AM

Bianca Gonzalez Angel Locsin Dingdong Dantes Vice Ganda and more express joy and hope following news that Mary Jane s execution has been delayed

Cherie Gil wins Best Actress, Nora Aunor honored at ASEAN Film Fest

Apr 12, 2015 - 12:27 PM

Cherie wins an award for her work in Sonata while Nora accepts the Lifetime Achievement Award

Marion Aunor on aunt Nora, working with Darren Espanto

Apr 06, 2015 - 12:56 PM

I actually don’t think we have much in common at all she says of her aunt Nora a singer as well as one of the Philippines most iconic actresses

20 years later: OFWs, activists remember Flor Contemplacion

Mar 18, 2015 - 1:03 PM

Militant groups back calls for the resignation of President Aquino accusing him of continuing the tradition of forced migration and modern day slavery

Nora Aunor calls for Aquino resignation

Mar 18, 2015 - 11:54 AM

‘Tama na Noynoy bumaba ka na mag resign ka na ’ Nora says

Photo by Joel Leporada

Photo recap: Celebrities dazzle at Star Awards for movies 2015

Mar 09, 2015 - 12:20 PM

Xian Kim Kris Bimby Gretchen Piolo Nora and more at the grand awards night

Nora Aunor receives death threats, is worried for safety

Jan 22, 2015 - 4:10 PM

The threats may possibly be connected to the cases the actress has filed against her cousin Saturnino

Nora Aunor, Aga Muhlach leave TV5

Dec 18, 2014 - 8:19 PM

The station’s executives also talk about Sharon Cuneta s departure from the network

‘Dementia’ Review: Phantoms in paradise

Sep 28, 2014 - 2:16 PM

Dementia has a lot of breathing space a lot of protracted moments for thought and pondering This is clearly a thinking man’s horror film writes movie reviewer Oggs Cruz

UP honors Nora Aunor with Gawad Plaridel Award

Aug 27, 2014 - 9:57 PM

The actress says receiving the award is one of the most important things to happen in her life

Cheers, standing ovation as Nora Aunor wins Best Actress for ‘Hustisya’

Aug 11, 2014 - 11:59 AM

The actress thanked fans and supporters promising that she will continue to make films as long as there s an audience

Movie reviews: All 5 'Directors Showcase' 2014 films

Aug 08, 2014 - 2:58 PM

Zig Marasigan reviews all the films under this category in one place

Cinemalaya 2014: The 15 entries, what to watch

Jul 30, 2014 - 5:09 PM

Rappler s movie reviewer Zig Marasigan rounds up the entries from Cinemalaya 2014