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LOOK: All the Miss Universe 2018 makeup transformations by Paolo Ballesteros

Dec 26, 2018 - 6:30 PM

Which transformation do you want to see next?

MISS UNIVERSE. Paolo Ballesteros channels Catriona Gray in his latest makeup transformation. Screenshot from

LOOK: Paolo Ballesteros designs terno for Mutya ng Pilipinas candidate

Sep 12, 2018 - 10:12 AM

Paolo designs the terno of Mutya ng Pilipinas candidate Agatha Romero for the competition

'My 2 Mommies' review: Far from ground-breaking

May 13, 2018 - 7:11 PM

'My 2 Mommies' is quite a misfire, writes Oggs Cruz

Screenshot from Regal Entertainment

It's a different mother-son relationship in 'My 2 Mommies'

May 03, 2018 - 1:39 PM

Solenn Heussaff, Paolo Ballesteros, and Joem Bascon believe that love knows no gender in parenting a child

My Two Mommies. Photo by Precious Del Valle/Rappler

WATCH: Solenn Heussaff 'transforms' into Paolo Ballesteros

Apr 26, 2018 - 4:41 PM

Solenn discovers it's not as easy transforming into Paolo as she thinks it is

Solenn Heussaff says she's ready to be a mom

Apr 24, 2018 - 9:13 PM

The actress also talks about life with Nico Bolzico

Photo by Precious del Valle/Rappler

LOOK: Paolo Ballesteros transforms into Miss Universe 2017 Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters

Dec 05, 2017 - 7:55 PM

Paolo does his version of the South African beauty queen

'Barbi D' Wonder Beki' review: Half-hearted, half-baked

Dec 03, 2017 - 2:30 PM

'Barbi D’ Wonder Beki' is a buffet of wasted opportunities

‘Trip Ubusan: The Lolas vs. Zombies’ review: Uncommitted to be anything

Nov 26, 2017 - 1:52 PM

Simply put, 'Trip Ubusan: The Lolas vs. Zombies' suffers from its blatant lack of commitment

Paolo Ballesteros takes on Joey de Leon’s ‘Barbi’ role

Nov 17, 2017 - 9:00 PM

Paolo Ballesteros puts on his superhero cape to play Barbi, a gay superhero

WATCH: Paolo Ballesteros transforms into Lily Collins

Aug 17, 2017 - 9:15 AM

See how Paolo transforms himself into the actress model

LOOK: Paolo Ballesteros transforms into Emma Watson

Aug 14, 2017 - 8:55 PM

See how Paolo transforms into the Beauty and the Beast star

LOOK: Paolo Ballesteros channels Kim Kardashian at 40th Gawad Urian

Jul 21, 2017 - 1:44 PM

Paolo took home the Best Actor award for his role as a transgender beauty queen

KEEPING UP WITH THE KARDASHIANS. The Best Actor winner is striking in head-to-toe black. Photo by Martin San Diego/ Rappler

FULL LIST: Winners, Gawad Urian Awards 2017

Jul 20, 2017 - 11:52 PM

UPDATED Christian Bables and Paolo Ballesteros win Best Supporting Actor and Best Actor for their roles in Die Beautiful See who else won here

LOOK: Paolo Ballesteros transforms into Wonder Woman

May 27, 2017 - 7:30 PM

UPDATED See how Paolo turned himself into the iconic superhero plus Gal Gadot s reaction

WATCH: 'Die Beautiful' director releases deleted scenes from movie

Jan 12, 2017 - 12:08 AM

Director Jun Robles Lana posts three deleted scenes from the movie which generates feedback on social media

‘Die Beautiful’ Review: Queer and beautiful

Dec 31, 2016 - 11:10 AM

Die Beautiful celebrates an enthrallingly colorful universe where hardships and happiness seamlessly converge writes Oggs Cruz

IN PHOTOS: MMFF 2016, Gabi ng Parangal

Dec 30, 2016 - 11:45 AM

This year s awards night ends with Sunday Beauty Queen winning Best Picture

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, December 30, 2016

Dec 30, 2016 - 11:33 AM

Hello Here s a roundup of news you need to know this Friday

MMFF 2016: 'Die Beautiful' star Paolo Ballesteros wins Best Actor

Dec 29, 2016 - 10:57 PM

Paolo also won Best Actor at the Tokyo International Film Festival last November

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

MMFF 2016: The connection between 'Die Beautiful' and Jennifer Laude

Dec 09, 2016 - 8:39 PM

Trans actresses Rica Paras and Mimi Juareza and star Paolo Ballesteros also share their thoughts on the film s relevance and impact

Screengrab from YouTube/Regal Films

MMFF 2016: Paolo Ballesteros on starring in 'Die Beautiful' and 'Enteng 10'

Nov 26, 2016 - 1:32 PM

Paolo Ballesteros stars in the MMFF 2016 entry Die Beautiful while the other film he is in Enteng Kabisote 10 does not make it to the lineup

PAOLO BALLESTEROS. The 'Die Beautiful' star speaks up on 'Enteng Kabisote 10' not making it to the MMFF 2016 lineup. Photo by Vernise L. Tantuco

Paolo Ballesteros wins Best Actor at Tokyo film fest, accepts award as 'Julia Roberts'

Nov 03, 2016 - 6:25 PM

Paolo Ballesteros receives Best Actor at the Tokyo International Film Festival for his role in Die Beautiful

Actor Paolo Ballesteros celebrates at the award ceremony after his film "Die Beautiful" won the Best Actor Award at the 29th Tokyo International Film Festival in Tokyo on November 3, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / KAZUHIRO NOGI

IN PHOTOS: PH stars step out for Halloween 2016

Oct 30, 2016 - 8:34 PM

Check out what Anne Curtis Belle Daza Alden Richards Kim Chiu Jadine and more wore this Halloween season

‘Bakit Lahat Ng Gwapo May Boyfriend?!’ Review: Loud and proud

Oct 23, 2016 - 2:04 PM

The plot is obviously carved from formula and this time it isn’t exactly a bad thing writes Oggs Cruz

Screengrab from YouTube/Viva Ent

PH film 'Die Beautiful' to compete in Tokyo Film Festival

Sep 27, 2016 - 10:44 PM

Starring Paolo Ballesteros the film will be part of the festival s main competition

LOOK: Paolo Ballesteros returns to 'Eat Bulaga'

Sep 05, 2016 - 8:54 PM

Paolo makes an appearance after his absence from the show

Stars, industry members remember Lilia Cuntapay

Aug 20, 2016 - 4:54 PM

Antoinette Jadaone Paolo Ballesteros Aiza Seguerra and more say goodbye to the late iconic actress

REST IN PEACE. On social media, industry members pay their respects to the late 'Horror Movie Queen' Lilia Cuntapay. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler, Screengrabs from Instagram/pochoy_29/iceseguerra

WATCH: Paolo Ballesteros transforms into Kate Middleton

Aug 20, 2016 - 11:54 AM

Paolo Ballesteros shows us what he goes through for his amazing makeup transformations

TRANSFORMATION. Paolo Ballesteros documents his transformation into Kate Middleton. Screengrab from Instagram/pochoy_29

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

IN PHOTOS: Paolo Ballesteros' stunning 'Game of Thrones' transformations

Jul 23, 2016 - 2:11 PM

Paolo Ballesteros is spot on as Cersei Lannister Arya Stark and more characters from Game of Thrones

SANSA STARK. Paolo Ballesteros is back at it again with his makeup transformations, this time turning himself into the characters on 'Game of Thrones.' Screengrab from Instagram/pochoy_29

See Paolo Ballesteros' makeup transformation of Pia Wurtzbach

Jan 21, 2016 - 12:08 PM

Plus see Paolo transform into Miss Colombia and Miss USA

LOOK: Maine Mendoza, Wally Bayola, and more get stars on Eastwood 'Walk of Fame'

Dec 01, 2015 - 8:42 PM

Eat Bulaga stars visit Eastwood to celebrate their stars on the Walk of Fame

Photo by Alexa Villano/Rappler

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

Miss World PH 2014 Valerie Weigmann on AlDub, future plans, this year's candidates

Sep 29, 2015 - 9:51 PM

Valerie says she is happy for her former co hosts success in the Juan for All All for Juan segment of Eat Bulaga

See Paolo Ballesteros' Caitlyn Jenner makeup transformation

Jun 09, 2015 - 10:48 AM

Plus see Paolo s take on Kim Kris Kendall Kylie and Khloe makeup transformatons

Paolo Ballesteros transforms into Jinkee Pacquiao

May 02, 2015 - 5:22 PM

Was it a knockout transformation? Find out

Photos from Instagram/@pochoy_29/@jinkeepacquiao

See the Paolo Ballesteros makeup transformation to Miss PH, Miss Jamaica

Feb 03, 2015 - 1:52 PM

Awesome job says an amused Miss Jamaica

Screengrabs from Instagram/@pochoy_29

Paolo Ballesteros: 12 wild makeup transformation moments

Oct 06, 2014 - 5:00 PM

Paolo entertains followers with some of the most detailed intricate celebrity inspired transformations on Instagram Here are just a few

Eat Bulaga host Paolo Ballesteros suffers mild stroke

Sep 16, 2014 - 11:32 AM

The TV host actor says the stroke was due to hypertension