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[OPINION] In showbiz, 'Kaya Pa?' isn't always benign

Jun 13, 2019 - 10:00 AM

'When did demanding for what’s right become so wrong? Why is fairness something for which we must be punished?'

'KAYA PA?' Actress Chai Fonacier writes about the horrible choices many in the entertainment industry are forced to make. Image from Shutterstock

Chiz Escudero to file bill on 12-hour workday for TV, movie workers

Mar 16, 2016 - 6:09 PM

The vice presidential candidate seeks to fill the gap in the Labor Code that doesn t provide normal hours of work for these employees

12-HOUR WORK DAYS. Vice presidential candidate Francis 'Chiz' Escudero says he will file a bill that will ensure a 12-hour workday for media employees

Directors, actors speak out vs long movie, TV working hours

Mar 11, 2016 - 8:37 PM

2nd UPDATE Industry members voice out their thoughts on the media working hours following the deaths of directors Francis Pasion and Wenn Deramas

WORK HOURS. Members of the media industry speak up about working hours following the death of directors Wenn Deramas and Francis Pasion

Jay Z leads stars in rebranded Tidal streaming service

Mar 31, 2015 - 9:48 AM

The relaunch of the rebranded Tidal music streaming service hopes to shake up the growing industry through high sound quality and artist control

Condom law puts Los Angeles porn directors out of mood

Aug 10, 2014 - 1:30 PM

The regulation which is meant to be an effective tool in the fight against AIDS is limiting the making of porn movies

Anne Curtis speaks up on break-up rumor

May 17, 2014 - 9:34 PM

Anne Curtis is dumbfounded by the rumor

Anne Curtis and Erwan Heussaff

US porn makers slam HIV claims

Sep 11, 2013 - 7:26 PM

Health care group accused of posturing to the detriment of porn industry

ADMISSION. 'Knock me down ill get back up,' went Rod Daily's Twitter. Photo from his Facebook

Soaps need a lot of soaping

Mar 30, 2013 - 11:56 AM

Cherie Gil talks about improving the soap opera industry and the travails of extras

ON SET. Cherie Gil and Vilma Santos on the set of their new film 'Extra.' Photos courtesy of Cherie Gil