Yamaha Time to Rev as Valentino Rossi and Maverick Vinales Return – Rise of the Philippines

No more than a year ago the Philippines witnessed the legend, Valentino Rossi, alongside his newest teammate, Maverick Vinales. A tandem that proved to be formidable in the MotoGP. After a season together, they kick off their newest campaign with a trip the Philippines. The sunny climate, warmth of the locals, and relentless support of Filipinos is a welcome boost. Their first stop is the newly minted “Yamaha Monumento Station”. It’s fitting that Yamaha’s most influential racers introduce this landmark of passion. This is the first ever Yamaha train station,…

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SPIRIT FALLS HEAD OVER HEELS IN LOVE WITH A MORTAL IN ROMANTIC TEEN MOVIE “EVERY DAY”

Can you have a relationship with a soul who inhabits a different body every day – sometimes boy, sometimes girl, sometimes the school quarterback, sometimes the outcast?  Find out the answers in the preternatural young adult movie “Every Day” directed by award-winning Michael Sucsy. “Every Day” is based on David Levithan’s tome that resonated so deeply with his readers that it spent months on the New York Times bestseller list and spawned online chat groups, fan art, and writing. The movie tells the story of Rhiannon (Angourie Rice), a 16-year…

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AWARD-WINNING FILM “THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI” TACKLES MOM’S UNDYING LOVE ON FEB. 14

One of this year’s highly-acclaimed film “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” will finally open in the Philippines on February 14 in select cinemas – Eastwood, Shangri-La Mall, Century Mall, Commerce Mall, Festival Mall, Fisher Mall and Fora in Tagaytay. “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” is a darkly comedic drama from Academy Award® winner Martin McDonagh (In Bruges). After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter’s murder case, Mildred Hayes (Academy Award® winner Frances McDormand) makes a bold move, commissioning three signs leading into her town with a controversial…

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Breaking the Ice with Craig Gillespie – I, Tonya

We interviewed Craig Gillespie, director of I, TONYA on the journey he went through to make this special “mockumentary” film about champion ice-skater Tonya Harding.   What initially attracted you to I, TONYA?  I was sent the script with the knowledge that Margot Robbie was attached. The combination of Tonya Harding and Margot Robbie was an immediately exciting idea to me. After reading Steven Rogers script, I was absolutely sold. The story was so masterfully told, with such a beautiful balance of emotion and humor, and a completely unconventional structure…

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AXN Takes Thrills to the Next Level in New Crowd-sourced Travel Show “Adventure Your Way” this February

Brand new original series hosted by award-winning TV personality Atom Araullo premieres February 8, Thursday, 8:30pm   PHILIPPINES (February 1, 2018) – This February, AXN kicks it up a notch with the premiere of its latest original series, Adventure Your Way, a weekly 30-minute crowd-sourced travel show that explores thrilling experiences in the Philippines. For the first time, AXN has invited its passionate social media fans to help shape the itinerary of popular TV host Atom Araullo as he traverses the country with only his phone as a guide. Atom…

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Sci-fi Adventure Series “Killjoys” Returns in New Season this February on AXN

Season 3 begins February 6, Tuesdays at 10:40pm.  PHILIPPINES (January 29, 2018) – The trio of interplanetary bounty hunters are back for more fast-paced and gripping space action and adventure in the all-new season of Killjoys, which premieres this February on AXN. After sustaining serious personal losses, space marshals Dutch (Hannah John-Kamen), Johnny (Aaron Ashmore), and D’avin (Luke Macfarlane) band together to prepare themselves for what lies ahead as they face their toughest challenge yet. Aneela, the daughter of Dutch’s late mentor Khlyen, is hell-bent and will stop at nothing…

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AN IMMERSIVE AND UNIQUE LOVE STORY EMERGES IN “SHAPE OF WATER”

Guillermo Del Toro’s “Shape of Water” has emerged to be this year’s frontrunner in the 90th Academy Awards with 13 major nominations including Best Picture, Best Actress – Sally Hawkins, Best Supporting Actress – Octavia Spencer, Best Supporting Actor – Richard Jenkins, Best Director – Guillermo Del Toro, Best Original Score – Alexandre Desplat, Best Orignal Screenplay – Guillermo Del Toro and Vanessa Taylor , Best Cinematography – Dan Laustsen, Best Costume Design – Luis Sequiera, Best Film Editing – Sidney Wolinsky, Best Sound Mixing – Glen Gaulthier, Christian Cooke…

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ZENDAYA REWRITES THE STARS WITH ZAC EFRON IN “THE GREATEST SHOWMAN”

Playing opposite mulit-talented actor Zac Efron as Anne Wheeler is another fast-ascending young star,   Zendaya in the big screen musical “The Greatest Showman” along with Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Keala Settle and Rebecca Ferguson.   “The Greatest Showman” is a vibrant and engrossing “rags-to-riches” story about a man who achieved the impossible, through determination and the sheer power of his vivid imagination. A pioneer who invented the Big Top, P.T. Barnum (Hugh Jackman) is considered to be the original showman. The Oscar-nominated, Golden Globe and Tony Award winner brings the…

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LOVE, SIMON – TRAILER REVEAL

From blockbuster filmmakers Wyck Godfrey and Marty Bowen (“Fault In Our Stars”, “Maze Runner” and “Twilight”) comes another highly-anticipated YA movie “Love, Simon” – about a boy’s coming out and finally facing his anonymous correspondent online whom he’s fallen in love with. Everyone deserves a great love story. In “Love, Simon”, seventeen-year old Simon Spier’s (Nick Robinson) situation is a little more complicated: he’s yet to tell his family or friends he’s gay and he doesn’t actually know the identity of the anonymous classmate he’s fallen for online. Resolving both…

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BREAKOUT ACTOR KI HONG LEE IN FINAL CHAPTER OF GLADERS IN “MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE”

The highly-anticipated conclusion of the worldwide YA hit book-to-movie franchise “The Maze Runner” that was released in 2014 meets its final chapter in “Maze Runner: The Death Cure” starring an ensemble of today’s most talented actors led by Dylan O’Brien along with Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Ki Hong Lee, Kaya Scodelario, Rosa Salazar, Giancarlo Esposito, Dexter Darden, Aidan Gillen and Patricia Clarkson. Maze Runner was Ki Hong Lee’s first feature film role. Lee played Minho in the film, a key ally to Thomas when he first arrived in the Glade – the…

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ZAC EFRON DELIVERS WINNING MUSICAL PERFORMANCE IN “THE GREATEST SHOWMAN”

Nurturing an impressive body of work that encompasses both film and television, Zac Efron has proven to be one of Hollywood’s most sought-after talents.  Efron became a household name with the launch of the 2006 Emmy Award-winning Disney Channel phenomenon “High School Musical” as Troy Bolton.  He reprised his role as Troy Bolton, head of the basketball team, in “High School Musical 2,” which broke cable TV records garnering 17.5 million viewers.  Zac also starred in the Disney feature film “High School Musical 3:  Senior Year,” the third installment of…

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DEADLIEST RESCUE MISSION IN “MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE” BEGINS JANUARY 24 NATIONWIDE

Action reaches new heights in this mission-oriented third and final segment of The Maze Runner Series, “Maze Runner: The Death Cure.”  The Wes Ball-directed adaptation of the bestselling James Dashner YA trilogy is a 20th Century Fox production.  The screenplay was written by T.S. Nowlin. Producers are Ellen Goldsmith-Vein of The Gotham Group, Wyck Godfrey and Marty Bowen of Temple Hill Productions Joe Hartwick, Jr., Wes Ball, and Lee Stollman.   “Maze Runner: The Death Cure,” picks up roughly six months after the Scorch Trials ended.  In the final battle…

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20TH CENTURY FOX’S AWARD-WINNING MOVIES IN CINEMAS THIS FEBRUARY

 Shaping to be this year’s major award frontrunners, 20th Century Fox’s / Fox Searchlight’s highly-acclaimed films “The Shape of Water” and “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri” have already bagged major awards from the 75th Golden Globe Awards and the 23rd Critics’ Choice Awards.   “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” is a darkly comedic drama from Academy Award® winner Martin McDonagh (In Bruges).  After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter’s murder case, Mildred Hayes (Academy Award® winner Frances McDormand) makes a bold move, commissioning three signs leading into…

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Jennifer Lawrence Gets Lethal in “Red Sparrow” Latest Trailer Reveal

Jennifer Lawrence stars as Dominika Egorova in “Red Sparrow,” who is drafted against her will to become a “sparrow,” a trained seductress in the Russian security service. Dominika learns to use her body as a weapon, but struggles to maintain her sense of self during the dehumanizing training process. Finding her power in an unfair system, she emerges as one of the program’s strongest assets. Her first target is Nate Nash (Joel Edgerton), a CIA officer who handles the agency’s most sensitive infiltration of Russian intelligence. The two young operatives…

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A SPELLBINDING SPECTACLE AWAITS IN THE MOVIE MUSICAL “THE GREATEST SHOWMAN” ON JANUARY 31

Step into the most thrilling world of showbiz and how it all began in the most anticipated musical “The Greatest Showman” overflowing with a talented cast that includes Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron, Michelle Williams, Zendaya, Rebecca Ferguson and Keala Settle.  Directed by Michael Gracey, who makes his directorial film debut in “The Greatest Showman”, the larger-than-life musical movie also features original songs from Academy Award winners Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (who composed songs from the highly-acclaimed “La La Land”).                    “The Greatest Showman”, inspired by the legend and…

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