TODAY’S HEADLINES

Angel Locsin in no rush to marry Luis Manzano15-May-27, 5:29 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.com

Vegas police deny probe into B.B. King poison claims15-May-27, 10:42 AM | Agence France-Presse

Acting legend Omar Sharif suffering from Alzheimer’s: agent15-May-27, 9:43 AM | By Edward Baran, Reuters

Angel Locsin in no rush to marry Luis Manzano15-May-27, 5:29 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comShe's 'emotionally and financially ready', but she won't do it just to ride on the bandwagon. Besides, it's up to him to pop the question.

Vegas police deny probe into B.B. King poison claims15-May-27, 10:42 AM | Agence France-PresseDespite his legendary musical status, King's final days were clouded by an apparent dispute between his family and manager over his care.

Actor, playwright Sam Shepard arrested on drunken driving charge15-May-27, 10:15 AM | ReutersShepard, 71, was booked into the Santa Fe County Jail on Monday evening on a charge of aggravated driving while intoxicated.

Acting legend Omar Sharif suffering from Alzheimer’s: agent15-May-27, 9:43 AM | By Edward Baran, ReutersThe 83-year-old star of 'Doctor Zhivago' and 'Lawrence of Arabia' lives in Egypt and is being cared for by his son, according to his agent Steven Kenis.

Sen. Chiz Escudero confirms recent visit by Heart Evangelista’s parents15-May-26, 8:41 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comThe senator expressed optimism that the improved relations between Heart and her parents would also extend to him.

REVIEW | Melissa McCarthy shines in endearingly hilarious ‘Spy’15-May-26, 5:48 PM | By Stephanie Mayo, InterAksyon.com'Spy' is every-minute hilarious. You haven’t finished laughing from a scene yet, and already you are laughing again.

BREAKING NEWS as of 15-May-27, 11:57 PM

Lovi Poe portrays Gregoria de Jesus in ‘Lakambini’ biopic15-May-26, 12:22 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comAlong with co-star Gina Pareño, she will join a long line of actresses that have played the role in several Andres Bonifacio biopics in films and on television.

B.B. King death probed as homicide after poison claim: coroner15-May-26, 9:56 AM | Agence France-PresseTwo of his daughters -- Karen Williams and Patty King -- have alleged he was poisoned by his business manager Laverne Toney and his personal assistant.

Taiwan celebrates Hou’s best director award at Cannes15-May-25, 6:36 PM | Agence France-PresseThe country’s culture ministry said that Hou Hsiao-Hsien would be awarded Tw$5m ($164,200) to celebrate the feat.

‘Sons of Liberty’ star Ben Barnes admits fascination for American Revolution15-May-25, 6:15 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comThe British actor stars in the three-part mini-series that will air on the History Channel for three straight nights starting Monday at 9PM.

Mich Liggayu moves forward with ‘Wattpad Presents’ acting gig15-May-25, 11:09 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comThe surviving half of the Jamich duo headlines this week's 'Wattpad Presents' showcase, with Martin Escudero and Vin Abrenica as her leading men.

Why Imperator Furiosa, not Mad Max, is the hero for our age15-May-25, 10:04 AM | By Lynn Stuart Parramore, ReutersGeorge Miller’s fourth installment of the 'Mad Max' franchise is bursting with feminine grit and power.

Penguin film director gives climate warning in Cannes closer15-May-25, 9:10 AM | By Michael Roddy, Reuters'The Ice and the Sky' is the latest work by Luc Jacquet, who won an Oscar for his 2005 documentary 'March of the Penguins'.

‘Tomorrowland’ tops slow Memorial Day Weekend with $32.2 million15-May-25, 8:46 AM | By Brent Lang, Variety.com/ReutersThe sci-fi adventure starring George Clooney appears to have been dinted by middling reviews and an overly secretive marketing campaign.

France wins big, Italy, Cate Blanchett lose out in Cannes15-May-25, 8:23 AM | By Michael Roddy, ReutersThe choice of the immigration thriller 'Dheepan' for the Palme d'Or was seen as sending a political message, but the awards overall left some critics dumbfounded.

Sweden’s Mans Zelmerlow wins Eurovision Song Contest15-May-24, 6:52 PM | By Victoria Bryan and Shadia Nasralla, ReutersSweden has now won the 60-year-old competition six times, more than any other European nation apart from Ireland.

‘Taklub’ receives special commendation from Ecumenical Jury at Cannes15-May-24, 11:04 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comBrillante Mendoza's drama about Yolanda survivors in Tacloban is only one of three films honored by the Ecumenical Jury, an independent award-giving body.

Cate Blanchett lesbian love story wins Queer Palm at Cannes15-May-24, 8:36 AM | Agence France-PresseThe unofficial prize went to 'Carol', which tells the story of a love affair in 1950s New York at a time when homosexuality was criminalized.

Cannes’ jury of stars deciding the Palme d’Or15-May-23, 5:52 PM | By Marc Burleigh, Agence France-PresseThe Coen Brothers are co-presidents of the jury, whose members include Jake Gyllenhaal, Sienna Miller, and Benicio del Toro.

Dad bods, stiletto-gate and 3D penis: highlights and lowlights at Cannes15-May-23, 5:39 PM | By Eric Randolph, Agence France-PresseIt's been another heady year of giant stars and wooden actors, great films and terrible turkeys.

Pia Wurtzbach says lovelife has to wait as her focus is on Miss Universe15-May-23, 4:55 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.com'My game plan is to just train. I want things to come naturally so people will see that I’m sincere,' said the 25-year-old Filipino-German beauty.

‘The Little Prince’ movie gets world premiere at Cannes15-May-23, 8:34 AM | By Michael Roddy, ReutersAmerican director Mark Osborne is proud of the fact that he received the full support of French author Antoine Saint-Exupery's family before making the film.

‘Dad bods’ conquer Cannes, win critics’ hearts15-May-23, 8:09 AM | By Deborah Cole, Agence France-PresseStars ranging from Colin Farrell, Joaquin Phoenix and Gerard Depardieu sported 'dad bods' in well-received movies premiering at cinema's top showcase.

TV5 bags Philippine rights to air 28th SEA Games15-May-22, 5:44 PM Selected games in basketball, volleyball, football and other sports will be aired live on TV5, Aksyon TV, and www.Sports5.ph starting June 5.