TODAY’S HEADLINES

Kris Tiffany Janson ready to make history as PH’s first ever Miss Intercontinental14-Nov-27, 12:02 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.com

UP filmmaker’s low-budget thesis wins second prize in Japan fest14-Nov-26, 4:16 PM | By Karl Decena, InterAksyon.com

Reclusive singer Prince vanishes from social media14-Nov-26, 3:57 PM | Agence France-Presse

Kris Tiffany Janson ready to make history as PH’s first ever Miss Intercontinental14-Nov-27, 12:02 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comAlthough no Filipina has won the crown in the pageant's 43-year history, she believes her chances are just as good as the other 71 candidates.

UP filmmaker’s low-budget thesis wins second prize in Japan fest14-Nov-26, 4:16 PM | By Karl Decena, InterAksyon.comUP film graduate Neica Dela Cruz's thesis film 'Lunod', made for a mere P15,000, tied with entries from the U.K. and France.

Reclusive singer Prince vanishes from social media14-Nov-26, 3:57 PM | Agence France-PresseHis Twitter and Facebook accounts had both disappeared and almost all videos from his official account had been taken off YouTube.

Pupil open to collaborations with other Asian acts, even K-pop artists14-Nov-26, 3:38 PM | By MJ Marfori, News5The band was among the 16 artists from 11 different countries across Asia that performed at the Sundown Festival in Singapore on Saturday.

Ian Veneracion on his third solo exhibit: ‘I love the freedom that painting gives me’14-Nov-26, 2:24 PM | By Arnel Ramos, InterAksyon.comHis 55-piece 'Primordial' collection will be on display at GT-Toyota Asian Cultural Center from Nov. 29 through Dec. 11.

‘Norte’ nominated for Best International Film at Independent Spirit Awards14-Nov-26, 10:35 AM | InterAksyon.comThis distinction effectively bolsters its chances in the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar derby.

BREAKING NEWS as of 14-Nov-26, 8:05 PM

Shia LaBeouf appears in N.Y. court in disorderly conduct case14-Nov-26, 9:17 AM | ReutersFollowing his arrest in June for disturbing a Broadway performance, LaBeouf's publicist said the actor was receiving outpatient care for addiction.

‘Birdman’ soars ahead in Independent Spirit Award nominations14-Nov-26, 8:55 AM | ReutersThe existential black comedy scored nods for Best Feature, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor and Best Supporting Actress.

Angelina Jolie says she likes directing – but is not through acting14-Nov-26, 8:40 AM | By Edward Baran, ReutersHer latest directorial effort, 'Unbroken', is already the subject of Oscar buzz as a contender for Best Picture.

Chef Boy Logro gives Marian Rivera’s culinary skills the thumbs up14-Nov-26, 8:18 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comThe former houseboy who has cooked for powerful world leaders is equally delighted to give local celebrities a taste of his famous recipes.

Mark Neumann strikes gold with ‘Wattpad Presents’ performance14-Nov-25, 3:30 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comThe Fil-Croatian actor gets a return engagement this week on TV5's 'Wattpad Pfresents'.

Dustin Hoffman wants ‘love story’ with Judi Dench14-Nov-25, 11:51 AM | Agence France-PresseHoffman, 77, described Dench, 79, as 'a scrumptious looking woman' and said he had watched some of her early performances online.

Barack Obama honors Meryl Streep with ‘love’14-Nov-25, 10:32 AM | Agence France-PresseAlso presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom were Stevie Wonder, Isabel Allende, Tom Brokaw and Stephen Sondheim.

Actress Rachel McAdams added to HBO’s ‘True Detective’ cast14-Nov-25, 10:17 AM | ReutersShe and two other actresses will join Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn in the eight-part second season of the miniseries.

Cosby’s show nixed in Washington state after sex assault claims14-Nov-25, 7:36 AM | By Piya Sinha-Roy and Eric Kelsey, ReutersCosby performed a show in Florida last week without incident, and told a local paper hat he does not have to 'answer to innuendos'.

Sting joins cast to save his ‘Last Ship’ musical from sinking14-Nov-25, 7:27 AM | By Jill Serjeant, ReutersThe move follows tepid sales and mixed reviews for the musical, which opened on Sept. 29 after five years in the making.

Team Mag-Ama survives as Chefs take lead on ‘Amazing Race PH’14-Nov-25, 6:35 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comWith only three legs to go, all temaining eams are expected to bring their A-game as they head to Iloilo.

Katy Perry to headline NFL’s 2015 Super Bowl halftime show14-Nov-24, 1:46 PM | ReutersThe Super Bowl, the most watched U.S. television event, will be played on Feb. 1 in Glendale, Arizona, and broadcast on NBC.

Boy bands top American Music Awards, ladies lead performances14-Nov-24, 1:32 PM | By Piya Sinha-Roy, ReutersOne Direction won the top award of the night for artist of the year, and led the winners with three accolades in the fan-voted awards.

Pacquiao victory stokes anticipation for new biopic14-Nov-24, 11:01 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.com'Kid Kulafu' is a portrait of the legendary boxer as young boy growing up in poverty in Sarangani and General Santos City.

VIDEO | Gab Valenciano grateful for collaboration with Beyonce14-Nov-24, 9:49 AM | InterAksyon.comAs an ultimate tribute to Gab, Beyonce even mimics his trademark pose of kneeling, hands up in the air, gazing heavenward.

‘Hunger Games’ tops U.S. box office with $123 million opening14-Nov-24, 7:42 AM | By Ronald Grover and Chris Michaud, ReutersOn top of the year's biggest U.S. opening, the third 'Hunger Games' movie starring Jennifer Lawrence grossed $152 million overseas.

Director Lou Ye’s ‘Blind Massage’ sweeps Chinese ‘Oscars’14-Nov-23, 11:12 AM | By Amber Wang, Agence France-PresseThe drama starring blind amateur actors as massage therapists won six awards out of seven nominations, including best feature film.

Life no easier with Oscars, says Christoph Waltz14-Nov-23, 10:59 AM | By Sara Puig, Agence France-PresseCultivated, attentive, and with a piercing gaze, the Austrian actor is nonetheless enjoying the fruits of his success.