Xian Lim - updates

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LOOK: Kim Chiu receives giant bouquet of flowers from Xian Lim

Feb 16, 2020 - 12:23 PM

'You never fail to surprise me,' Kim says of her boyfriend and 'Love Thy Woman' co-star

How 'Love Thy Woman' takes inspiration from Filipino-Chinese culture

Feb 09, 2020 - 9:00 AM

Kim Chiu and Xian Lim are back on television in a story inspired by the Filipino-Chinese culture

LOOK: Kim Chiu is a vision in white at the ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Sep 14, 2019 - 10:53 PM

The Chinita Princess has come a long way from her first Star Magic Ball outing

CHINITA PRINCESS. Kim Chiu walks the red carpet at the ABS-CBN Ball 2019. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Xian Lim to bullying victims: 'Speak up, we are here for you'

Dec 22, 2018 - 7:40 PM

The actor talks about his own experiences of being physically and verbally abused by bullies in middle school

NO TO BULLYING. Xian Lim opens up about his experiences of being bullied as a kid. Screenshot from Instagram.com/xianlimm

Xian Lim to host Miss Grand International 2018

Sep 04, 2018 - 10:20 AM

Xian returns as host of the pageant, happening in Myanmar on October 25

Xian Lim will direct his first movie for Cinemalaya 2019

Aug 14, 2018 - 7:15 AM

Xian's movie 'Tabon' is part of the 2019 lineup

LOOK: Gerald Anderson scores 1st point in MPBL home debut

Aug 08, 2018 - 6:55 PM

The celebrity baller's game may be all about defense, but don’t be so quick to dismiss his offensive skills

MAIN ATTRACTION. Point guard Gerald Anderson (left) focuses on defense and tallies 3 steals. Photo from MPBL

MPBL week 4: Parks gets top player nod, Xian Lim debuts

Jul 13, 2018 - 12:24 PM

The former National University standout earns another Player of the Week honor for his triple-double effort

SIZZLING. Ray Parks comes up with another big week. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

MPBL: Parks flirts with quadruple-double

Jul 06, 2018 - 6:47 PM

Ray Parks puts on another show as actor Xiam Lim also debuts in Mandaluyong’s 43-point rout of Pasig

ALL-AROUND. Mandaluyong's Ray Parks finishes just 3 steals  short from a quadruple-double outing. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

WATCH: Sarah Geronimo wows in 15th anniversary concert

Apr 15, 2018 - 1:01 PM

Sarah proves (as if we had any doubt) that she's the country's popstar princess

'Sin Island' review: Atrocious logic, guilty pleasure

Feb 18, 2018 - 9:10 PM

The film shifts and turns every so often that it is almost impossible to pinpoint what it wants to be

TROUBLE IN PARADISE. Dave (Xian Lim) and Kanika (Coleen Garcia) try to fix their marriage in 'Sin island.' All screenshots from YouTube/ABS-CBN Star Cinema

IN PHOTOS: Pinoy stars' sweet Valentine's Day 2018 celebrations

Feb 14, 2018 - 7:11 PM

From real-life #couplegoals to cute moments between family members – here's how some of your favorites celebrated Hearts Day!

‘Paddington 2’ review: Pure unadulterated joy

Feb 05, 2018 - 10:18 PM

'Paddington 2' is adamantly a film made for children

WATCH: Coleen Garcia, Xian Lim get dark and steamy in 'Sin Island’ trailer

Feb 02, 2018 - 1:28 PM

The stars portray a married couple that gets tangled in a web of affairs

SIN ISLAND. Coleen Garcia and Xian Lim star in the upcoming Valentine's Day flick. Screenshot from YouTube.com/ABSstarcinema

Xian Lim leaves Star Magic, joins Viva

Jan 24, 2018 - 12:00 PM

Xian is set to star in a movie with Sarah Geronimo and James Reid soon!

Kim Chiu talks exploring Europe with Xian Lim

Jan 23, 2018 - 8:00 PM

'Siyempre mas makikilala mo naman ‘yung isang tao ‘pag magkasama kayong bumiyahe,' says Kim

Coleen Garcia on wedding planning: I'm no bridezilla

Jan 22, 2018 - 12:00 PM

Coleen Garcia places her trust in her wedding planner and looks forward to being surprised on her wedding day

Photo by Pre del Valle

Xian Lim lends his voice once again in 'Paddington 2'

Jan 21, 2018 - 9:00 PM

PLUS: Xian shares who he thinks may walk away with a Binibining Pilipinas crown

Photo by Pre del Valle

PH's Elizabeth Clenci wins 2nd runner-up in Miss Grand International 2017

Oct 26, 2017 - 12:01 AM

Peru's Maria Jose Lora is Miss Grand International 2017

Kim Chiu doesn’t expect a ball proposal from Xian, and that's okay!

Sep 27, 2017 - 8:28 PM

Kim launches her 3rd album 'Touch Of Your Love'

‘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: Pia Wurtzbach at Bb Pilipinas 2017 coronation night

May 01, 2017 - 1:41 AM

Miss Universe 2015 hosts the big night

LIST: Winners, PMPC Star Awards 2016 – television

Oct 24, 2016 - 12:05 PM

Coco Martin wins Best Actor while Jennylyn Mercado takes home the Best Actress award Check out the list of winners here

LOOK: Kim Chiu and Xian Lim shine at Star Magic Ball 2016

Oct 22, 2016 - 10:14 PM

Kim and Xian last year s Couple of the Night change it up on the Star Magic Ball 2016 red carpet with dramatic sleek ensembles

WATCH: Xian Lim tells Kim Chiu: 'I love you'

Apr 11, 2016 - 12:57 PM

I just want to say na I love you so much Xian tells Kim his on screen partner and rumored girlfriend

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/ Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Emotional Kim Chiu in grand concert, welcomes celebrity guests

Apr 10, 2016 - 10:03 PM

Kim sings dances and shows off her drum skills as Xian Lim Piolo Pascual Enchong Dee and more join her

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/ Rappler

Kim Chiu on getting over Gerald Anderson, friendship with Maja Salvador

Mar 22, 2016 - 12:44 PM

Kim says Xian Lim helped her get over Gerald

IN PHOTOS: Star-studded PMPC Star Awards for Movies 2016

Mar 07, 2016 - 11:59 AM

Filmmakers and actors were honored at the PMPC Star Awards for Movies 2016

Film, TV industry mourns death of director Francis Xavier Pasion

Mar 07, 2016 - 12:36 AM

Anne Curtis Antoinette Jadaone the cast of On The Wings of Love and more remember the director and post tributes on social media

10 fun facts about new Kim and Xian show 'The Story of Us'

Feb 17, 2016 - 9:38 PM

Who stepped on a sea urchin while filming? What firsts did Xian and Kim experience on this project? Fun facts from the stars of The Story of Us

IN PHOTOS: PH stars celebrate Valentine's Day 2016

Feb 15, 2016 - 1:35 PM

AlDub Kim Chiu and Xian Lim Liza Soberano and Enrique Gil Kris Aquino and more celebrate the day of hearts

'Everything About Her' Review: Heartfelt where it counts

Jan 29, 2016 - 5:53 PM

Everything About Her stars Vilma Santos as a cancer patient Xian Lim as her estranged son and Angel Locsin as her nurse

Emotional Xian Lim thanks co-stars for support, addresses critics

Jan 18, 2016 - 12:29 PM

Sa inyo pong lahat bigyan n’yo ako ng bad write up good write up I am very thankful for everything says Xian who faced some tough moments in 2015

WATCH: Vilma Santos, Angel Locsin star in 'Everything About Her'

Jan 03, 2016 - 10:00 PM

The movie directed by Joyce Bernal also stars Xian Lim

LizQuen, KathNiel, Xian Lim listed as most beautiful, handsome faces of 2015

Dec 29, 2015 - 10:52 PM

The 5 Filipino celebrities are included in an international list of 100 Most Beautiful and Handsome Faces for the year

MOST BEAUTIFUL FACES. Liza Soberano and Kathryn Bernardo make it to Independent Critcs' 100 Most Beautiful Faces 2015. Screengrab from YouTube/TC Candler

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

Xian Lim: My feelings for Kim Chiu grow everytime I see her

Dec 09, 2015 - 11:46 AM

Kim Chiu and Xian Lim talk about their feelings for each other at the All You Need is Pag ibig press conference

'ALL I NEED.' At a press conference for their movie 'All You Need is Pag-ibig,' Kim Chiu says that 'all she needs is Xian.' Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

WATCH: 'All You Need is Pag-ibig' official trailer released

Dec 06, 2015 - 12:11 AM

Antoinette Jadaone s All You Need is Pag ibig stars Kris Aquino Derek Ramsay Kim Chiu Xian Lim and more

Screengrab from YouTube/Star Cinema

Kim Chiu weighs in on friend Kris Aquino's MMFF 2015 movie exit

Oct 12, 2015 - 2:15 PM

Kim also talks about repairing her friendship with Maja Salvador working with Piolo Pascual and projects with screen partner Xian Lim

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: 7 highlights from grand 'It's Showtime' anniversary show

Sep 26, 2015 - 11:05 PM

Coco Martin upstages Pastillas girl s suitors Vice plants a kiss on Karylle top love teams perform an appearance from The Voice Kids finalists and more

IN PHOTOS: Love teams, tandems converge at 'It's Showtime' anniversary show

Sep 26, 2015 - 10:01 PM

ViceRylle VhongAnne KimXi KathNiel JaDine LizQuen and more

IN PHOTOS: Cotillon outfits, Star Magic Ball 2015

Sep 14, 2015 - 3:20 PM

KimXi LizQuen KathNiel and more Many stars changed after walking the red carpet Here s a look at what they wore

Star Magic Ball 2015: Kim Chiu, Xian Lim win 'Couple of the Night'

Sep 12, 2015 - 11:31 PM

KathNiel are named best dressed plus highlights from the show and the list of other award winners

Star Magic Ball 2015: 9 Couples, love teams we can't wait to see

Sep 07, 2015 - 8:54 PM

Angelica and John Lloyd Bea and Zanjoe KimXi KathNiel and more

WATCH: Xian Lim appears in singer Zana’s video ‘Deeper’

Aug 09, 2015 - 11:11 AM

Xian is Zana’s leading man in the video shot in Los Angeles

Kim Chiu and Xian Lim to star in new show 'Story of Us'

Jul 16, 2015 - 8:53 PM

Kim and Xian are finally working on a new series

FULL LIST: Winners, PEP Awards Year 2

Jun 18, 2015 - 11:04 PM

Kim Chiu Xian Lim Sunshine Cruz and Darren Espanto are among the guests

Persona non grata: PH's obsession with social media

May 13, 2015 - 12:08 PM

What compels us to defend our country’s reputation so fiercely against such a feeble blow?

IN PHOTOS: Celebs compete at 2015 Star Magic Games

May 03, 2015 - 6:02 PM

Gerald Maja Kim Xian Kathryn Daniel Enchong and more