TODAY’S HEADLINES

Paulo Avelino relishes tight friendship with Maja SalvadorMonday, Feb 20, 2017, 1:23 PM | By Jill Tan Radovan, InterAksyon.com

Six Disney Princess aspirants for ‘I Dare to Dream’ web series baredMonday, Feb 20, 2017, 9:17 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.com

Angelina Jolie unveils Khmer Rouge film in ‘second home’ CambodiaMonday, Feb 20, 2017, 8:30 AM | By Suy Se, Agence France-Presse

Jazz singer Laura Fygi takes on pop hits with latest albumMonday, Feb 20, 2017, 7:30 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.com

Paulo Avelino relishes tight friendship with Maja Salvador17-Feb-20, 1:23 PM | By Jill Tan Radovan, InterAksyon.comOff and on cam, Paulo clearly enjoys Maja's company: 'It's her quirkiness, her bubbliness on the set.'

Six Disney Princess aspirants for ‘I Dare to Dream’ web series bared17-Feb-20, 9:17 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comOnly one girl will be chosen for a special trip of a lifetime—to walk down the red carpet at the Tokyo premiere of 'Beauty and the Beast.'

Angelina Jolie unveils Khmer Rouge film in ‘second home’ Cambodia17-Feb-20, 8:30 AM | By Suy Se, Agence France-Presse'First They Killed My Father' is the the second movie by Jolie to tackle the subject of genocide.

Jazz singer Laura Fygi takes on pop hits with latest album17-Feb-20, 7:30 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comThe Dutch singer has fond memories of the Philippines from the last time she performed here in 2013.

‘Lego Batman’ flies high over ‘Great Wall,’ ‘Fist Fight’17-Feb-20, 7:22 AM | By Dave McNary, ReutersWarner Bros.' spinoff of 2014's 'The Lego Movie' will wind up the weekend with more than $108 million in its first 11 days.

Hungarian love story wins top prize at Berlin Film Festival17-Feb-19, 9:22 AM | By Erik Kirschbaum. Reuters Ildiko Enyedi's 'On Body and Soul,' about two lonely hearts working in a slaughterhouse in Budapest, won the Golden Bear for best film on Saturday.

BREAKING NEWS as of 17-Feb-20, 6:20 AM

The Moffatts: ‘We just make the music we want to’17-Feb-18, 5:47 PM | By Jill Tan Radovan, InterAksyon.comAfter their farewell tour, Scott Moffatt will resume his solo career while brothers Clint and Bob will carry on as the country duo, Endless Summer.

Pinay singer looks forward to second straight PH win in Japanese singing contest17-Feb-18, 11:29 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comStar Magic artist Krissha Viage bested 11 other finalists from South East Asia to advance to the final round of the unique talent search.

Syrian ‘White Helmets’ makers get visas for Oscar travel17-Feb-18, 7:34 AM | ReutersRaed Saleh and Khaled Khatib plan to attend the Feb. 26 Oscars ceremony where 'The Black Helmets' is nominated for best short subject documentary.

Amid record betting on Oscars, ‘La La Land’ is seen as a lock17-Feb-18, 7:07 AM | By Melissa Fares, ReutersBettors expect the musical to sweep the Oscars but find the best actor race between Casey Affleck and Denzel Washington too close to call.

Director Roman Polanski in legal bid to return to U.S.17-Feb-17, 7:53 PM | By Frankie Taggart, Agence France-PresseThe director of 'The Pianist' and 'Chinatown' is seeking assurances he will do no further jail time for a four-decade-old statutory rape case.

5 reasons why Anne Curtis remains a top product endorser17-Feb-17, 5:37 PM | By Jill Tan Radovan, InterAksyon.comHer latest endorsement sort of brings her back where she started her career 20 years ago, when a talent scout saw her at a Jollibee branch in Mandaluyong.

Maja Salvador: ‘I don’t develop feelings towards my male friends’17-Feb-17, 3:07 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comThat's the key difference between her and her character in the romantic comedy 'I'm Drunk, I Love You.'

Smurfs team up with UN for a happier, more peaceful and equitable world17-Feb-17, 1:58 PM The 'Small Smurfs Big Goals' campaign is designed to encourage everyone to learn about and support the UN's 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

Federal judge dismisses defamation lawsuit against Cosby17-Feb-17, 7:50 AM | By Scott Malone, Reuters The judge ruled that the comedian acted within his rights when he proclaimed himself innocent of the crime.

Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’ tops record 33 million sales mark17-Feb-17, 7:42 AM | Agence France-PresseThe Recording Industry Association of America gave the new sales total for Jackson's 1982 album one year after the group started to factor in streaming.

Disney plans midnight ‘Star Wars’ event to unveil ‘Last Jedi’ toys17-Feb-17, 7:23 AM | By Lisa Richwine, ReutersThe new toys will be released at a Sept. 1 midnight event ahead of the December debut of the next film in the sci-fi saga.

Lea Salonga thrilled to see musical theater emerging as ‘hip art form’17-Feb-16, 4:10 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comThe country's most renowned theater performer will headline 'Songs from the Stage' on Friday and Saturday at the PICC Plenary Hall.

At Berlin fest, Palestinian film tackles prison trauma17-Feb-16, 2:46 PM | By Daphne Rousseau, Agence France-PresseThe documentary 'Istiyad Ashbah' (Ghost Hunting) examines the rarely documented collective trauma suffered by former Palestinian prisoners.

Kanye West puts hijab-wearing model on catwalk17-Feb-16, 1:11 PM | Agence France-PresseThe rapper and designer broke boundaries by giving the spotlight to Somali-American model Halima Aden when he unveiled his latest Yeezy line on Wednesday.

Joel Lamangan leads finalists of Sinag Maynila film festival17-Feb-16, 11:03 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comHis new film, 'Bhoy Intsik', is among the five feature film official entries in the festival which will run in selected SM cinemas from March 9 to 14.

WATCH | ‘Miss Saigon’ returns to Broadway with Pinoy-led cast17-Feb-16, 8:09 AM | ReutersJon Jon Briones, Eva Noblezada, and Rachelle Ann Go will begin previews at the Broadway Theatre on March 1 with opening night on March 23.

Carlos Santana praises Beyonce after critique17-Feb-16, 7:35 AM | Agence France-Presse'My comment about Beyonce was regretfully taken out of context. I have the utmost respect for her as an artist and a person.'

Gore Verbinski — born to be a horror director17-Feb-15, 6:41 PM | By Frankie Taggart, Agence France-Presse'A Cure for Wellness' sees Verbinski reaffirm his horror chops with a cross between 'Shutter Island' and 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest.'