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‘Hello Stranger’ just premiered and the stanning has begun

Jun 25, 2020 - 12:48 PM

‘Top ka, Mico, top ka!’

HELLO STRANGER. The show's first episode premieres online. Screenshot from

'Mayon Volcano' trends after 2gether’s BrightWin holds first global fanmeet

Jun 20, 2020 - 10:00 PM

The hit TV pair also turned emotional as they looked back on their journey to global success

SNOWBALL POWER. "Mayon Volcano" trended in the Philippines after it was mentioned by 2gether The Series' Win Metawin (L) during his first global fanmeet with Bright Vachirawit. Photo from GMMTV

‘Hello Stranger’ to premiere on Facebook and YouTube on June 24

Jun 19, 2020 - 2:52 PM

The XavMi ship is about to sail!

READY TO SAIL. Tony Labrusca and JC Alcantara star in the upcoming BL series 'Hello Stranger.' Screenshot from

WATCH: The trailer for ‘It’s Okay To Not Be Okay,' Netflix's upcoming K-drama

Jun 10, 2020 - 1:35 PM

The show is set to premiere on Netflix in June

IT'S OKAY TO NOT BE OKAY. The new series tells the story of a psych ward caretaker and a children's book author who help each other overcome their own personal traumas. Photo courtesy of Netflix

Park Bo-gum, Park So-dam, and Byeon Woo-seok's newest series will stream on Netflix

Jun 01, 2020 - 11:20 AM

The new series will premiere outside of South Korea via Netflix

UPCOMING SHOW. Park So-dam, Park Bo-gum, and Byeon Woo-seok will star in 'Record of Youth.' Photo via Netflix/courtesy of each talent's management

'Snowpiercer' review: Murder on the Polar Express

May 24, 2020 - 1:30 PM

The prolonged follow-up to Bong Joon-Ho’s sci-fi stunner streams on Netflix

SNOWPIERCER. 'Hamilton' star Daveed Diggs takes the TV lead alongside Jennifer Connelly. Photo courtesy of Netflix

Nobody's quite over that 'Crash Landing On You' finale

Feb 17, 2020 - 10:57 AM

The romance series stars Hyun Bin and Son Ye-jin

'Crash Landing On You' finale clocks highest viewership ratings in channel's history

Feb 17, 2020 - 9:58 AM

It even beat out the finale ratings for 'Goblin,' which also aired on tvN

HIT SERIES. 'Crash Landing On You' breaks records in South Korea. Photo courtesy of Netflix

LOOK: Photos of 'Burado' cast members released

Feb 13, 2020 - 9:20 PM

The show is produced by Dreamscape Entertainment

WATCH: GMA releases full trailer of 'Descendants of the Sun' PH adaptation

Dec 22, 2019 - 9:37 PM

The show is set to air in the 1st quarter of 2020

LOOK: GMA 7 teases PH adaptation of 'Descendants of the Sun'

Dec 17, 2019 - 6:32 PM

The show stars Dingdong Dantes, Jennylyn Mercaod, Rocco Nacino, and Jasmine Curtis-Smith

Binge-worthy: 'Call Me Tita'

Sep 05, 2019 - 3:03 PM

The comedy-drama leaps high, but doesn’t stick the landing

A TITA WORLD. 'Call Me Tita' is iWant's latest original offering. Screenshot from iWant

Al Pacino signs up for Nazi hunter TV series

Feb 16, 2019 - 10:25 AM

Amazon Prime's 'The Hunt' is about Nazi hunters in the 1970s and is produced by Jordan Peele of 'Get Out' fame

Pedro Pascal to lead cast of 'Star Wars' series

Dec 13, 2018 - 9:36 AM

'The Mandalorian' is scheduled to air on Disney + in the US late 2019

Enamoring, amazing: 'Strike Back' cast on filming in Malaysia

Aug 04, 2018 - 8:27 PM

Stars Warren Brown, Daniel MacPherson, Alin Sumarwata, and Yasemin Allen talk about what it's like to work on this side of the world

ON LOCATION. The upcoming season of 'Strike Back' takes the team to Malaysia. Photo from

'Meteor Garden' 2018 gets PH airing date

Aug 02, 2018 - 10:03 AM

The series will premiere on ABS-CBN on August 20

Gary Valenciano returns to 'Your Face Sounds Familiar Kids'

Jul 28, 2018 - 8:57 PM

Gary appears on the July 28 episode of the show after a two-month rest

Brillante Mendoza: Netflix series shows 'necessary' PH drug war

Apr 05, 2018 - 11:58 AM

'This is something based on research, and the police had their input too. Our story was based on real events,' the multi-awarded Filipino director says

DRUG WAR STORY. Filmmaker Brillante Mendoza, a known Duterte supporter, has directed the past two State of the Nation Addresses.  Photo by Patrick Kovarik/AFP

Binge-worthy: 'Jessica Jones'

Mar 09, 2018 - 9:27 PM

Rappler contributor Iñigo de Paula tells us why 'Jessica Jones' should be next on your binge-list

‘Black Mirror’ returns for a 5th season

Mar 06, 2018 - 6:00 PM

Get ready for another set of mind-blowing episodes

BLACK MIRROR. Creator Charlie Brooker, and co-executive producer Annabel Jones speak at the Television Critics Association in 2016. Photo by Eric Charbonneau/Netflix

WATCH: New heroes are set to rise in 'Bagani'

Feb 08, 2018 - 2:15 PM

Liza Soberano and Enrique Gil lead the cast of the new fantaserye

Netflix taps ‘La La Land’ director Damien Chazelle for musical series

Sep 02, 2017 - 1:06 PM

The series will be set in Paris and will tell the story of a jazz club and its owner and house band

DAMIEN CHAZELLE. The director attends the 2017 Writers Guild Awards LA Ceremony February 2017. Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for WGAw/AFP

WATCH: ‘Humans of New York’ becomes a series

Aug 28, 2017 - 8:55 PM

The moving funny photo project will premiere as a documentary this August

HUMANS OF NEW YORK. The documentary series based on Brandon Stanton's photo project took 4 years to film. Screengrab from

#FridayFeels: Babye Morghulis

Aug 25, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Ano na ng gagawin natin at patapos na ang Game of Thrones Season 7?

5 binge-worthy shows you should watch during long breaks

Apr 11, 2017 - 5:16 PM

Whether you are gearing up for a series marathon with friends or some quality alone time you won t go wrong with these highly recommended shows from our readers

Yasay, Matobato, Madam Secretary | Midday wRap

Mar 07, 2017 - 1:10 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Zak Yuson

Karylle to star in Asian TV series 'Private Investigator'

Aug 16, 2016 - 3:29 PM

Karylle is set to play a pole dancer in Private Investigator which filming in Singapore

WATCH: 'The Exorcist' TV series trailer released

May 17, 2016 - 2:15 PM

Based on the original 1973 film the new Fox TV series retells a familiar tale of demonic possession – and the priests that must help a family get rid of it

Screengrab from YouTube/FOX

WATCH: Life imitates art: 'West Wing' star Allison Janney speaks at White House

Apr 30, 2016 - 10:15 AM

In a skit before raising awareness on heroin use Allison Janney who played White House press secretary on The West Wing takes the place of Barack Obama s spokesman

TAKING THE PODIUM. Allison Janney, in character as West Wing press secretary CJ Cregg, delivers remarks on opioid addiction at the beginning of the daily press briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, DC, USA, 29 April 2016. Photo from EPA/SHAWN THEW

The best and worst shows you can stream online right now

Apr 28, 2016 - 6:13 PM

What s good on Hooq Netflix and iFlix? Let s take a look at a few recommendations

Screengrab from Facebook/WhoIsMrRobot (Mr Robot)/FargoFX (Fargo), photo courtesy of Netflix (Daredevil)

#PugadBaboy: Loveteam formula

Nov 07, 2015 - 5:00 AM

'Once Upon a Time' casts Elsa from 'Frozen'

Jul 03, 2014 - 10:45 PM

Georgina Haig is the mystery girl – does she meet your expectations of what a live action Elsa might look like?

'Sherlock' is coming #221back

Jul 02, 2014 - 9:43 PM

A mysterious tweet from BBC One says something or someone may be 221back

TV series 'Community' revived for sixth season online

Jul 01, 2014 - 12:05 PM

The season was picked up by Yahoo after negotiations with Hulu did not move forward

Interview with Eoin Macken of 'The Night Shift'

May 29, 2014 - 12:12 PM

He’s also a model and director and stars in the new medical drama series The Night Shift

WATCH: CW releases first teaser for 'The Flash'

May 15, 2014 - 5:13 PM

Don’t blink or you’ll miss The Flash

TV guide to what’s new, coming back and ending

May 14, 2014 - 5:48 PM

Are you a TV junkie? You might want to check out what s happening this summer

Frozen's Queen Elsa to appear in 'Once Upon A Time' Season 4

May 13, 2014 - 5:15 PM

The show’s Season 3 finale ends with a magically frozen touch

Networks announce TV series cancellations

May 13, 2014 - 5:10 PM

Two and a Half Men The Carrie Diaries Community and even The Tomorrow People get the axe

UH-OH. Several TV series are cut and won't be renewed in the next season. Is your favorite one of them?

TV series ‘Community’ cancelled

May 12, 2014 - 9:35 AM

There will be no more 6th season for the Dan Harmon creation

Cheat Sheet: Game of Thrones

Mar 28, 2013 - 2:00 PM

Excited for season 3? Here s a Game of Thrones cheat sheet to help you untangle the last two seasons

TAKE THE BLACK. Kit Harington plays Jon Snow in the 'Game of Thrones' HBO TV series. Photo from the 'Game of Thrones' Facebook page

HBO series focuses on Freddie Roach's life

Oct 29, 2012 - 2:20 PM

The new HBO series On Freddie Roach takes a personal look at the life of Roach who owns and runs the Wild Card Gym in Hollywood and who is suffering from Parkinson s disease

Courtesy of HBO