TODAY’S HEADLINES

New U.S. television season rich in stars, mystery, and horror14-Aug-22, 5:51 PM | By Veronique Dupont, Agence France-Presse

VIDEO | Plus size singer-model Kat Lopez says it’s okay to be big14-Aug-22, 5:00 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.com

Willie Nelson’s braids to hit the auction block14-Aug-22, 8:12 AM | By Amanda Orr, Reuters

New U.S. television season rich in stars, mystery, and horror14-Aug-22, 5:51 PM | By Veronique Dupont, Agence France-PresseThe glitzy names being served up include the likes of Steven Soderbergh, Clive Owen, Guillermo del Toro, Liv Tyler and Halle Berry.

VIDEO | Plus size singer-model Kat Lopez says it’s okay to be big14-Aug-22, 5:00 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comFinding her niche in the modeling industry inspired her to write the song 'Walang Masama (Taba)'.

VIDEO | Lea Salonga takes Ice Bucket Challenge, calls out Aga, Sarah14-Aug-22, 8:50 AM | InterAksyon.comShe dedicated her video to an uncle of her husband who had died of ALS.

Willie Nelson’s braids to hit the auction block14-Aug-22, 8:12 AM | By Amanda Orr, ReutersThe country music star's trademark braids are expected to fetch between $50,000 to $60,000.

Beyonce and Jay-Z’s 2013 Cuba trip no violation of U.S. embargo14-Aug-22, 8:05 AM | ReutersThe couple celebrated their fifth wedding anniversary in Havana last year and were greeted by big crowds as they strolled through the Cuban capital.

Robin Williams’ ashes scattered in San Francisco Bay14-Aug-22, 6:47 AM | ReutersWilliams' cremated remains were released on Aug. 12, the day after his death, according to his death certificate.

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4 other comedians who got in trouble for offensive jokes14-Aug-21, 11:01 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comRamon Bautista can learn a thing or two from Ariel Ureta, Joey de Leon, Willie Revillame, and Vice Ganda.

Orianthi thrilled to have played with Michael Jackson, other music legends14-Aug-21, 3:24 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comOne other legend Orianthi was particularly thrilled to meet was Heart’s Nancy Wilson to whom her style is often compared.

Psy’s agency gets $60-M boost from Louis Vuitton group14-Aug-21, 7:34 AM | Agence France-Presse YG Entertainment, whose clients include Psy, the boyband BigBang and the girlband 2NE1, was valued at 690.8 billion won ($674 million).

‘Awesome Mix’ of 1970s hits holds top spot on Billboard chart14-Aug-21, 7:19 AM | By Piya Sinha-Roy, ReutersThe 'Guardians of the Galaxy' soundtrack sold 93,000 copies last week according to figures from Nielsen SoundScan.

Billy Crystal to commemorate Robin Williams at Emmys14-Aug-21, 7:10 AM | ReutersCrystal and Williams had starred together in the 1997 comedy 'Fathers' Day' and remained friends.

REVIEW | Robin Williams a depressed, dying man in ‘Angriest Man in Brooklyn’14-Aug-21, 12:42 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comThe film was made at a time when Williams was probably already suffering from early-stage Parkinson’s Disease.

Madonna nude pics, clothing, lyrics to hit auction block14-Aug-20, 4:42 PM | Agence France-PresseThe Marilyn Monroe-inspired gown and jewelry that Madonna donned in her 'Material Girl' music video will also be up for grabs.

Leonard Cohen announces new album for 80th birthday14-Aug-20, 4:38 PM | Agence France-PresseTitled 'Popular Problems', the album will be released in France on September 22, and in the U.S. the next day.

Derek Ramsay admits 2002 marriage, fathering a son14-Aug-20, 12:34 PM | InterAksyon.comThe TV5 actor made these twin admissions after filing a counter-affidavit at the Makati City Prosecutor's Office on Wednesday.

VIDEO | Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul reunite for Emmys promo14-Aug-20, 10:59 AM | InterAksyon.comEntitled 'Barely Legal Pawn', the six-minute video highlights the 'Breaking Bad' duo's comedic talents.

Toronto film festival unveils star-studded guest list14-Aug-20, 9:52 AM | ReutersRobert Downey, Jr., Al Pacino, Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts, and Chris Rock are among the A-list celebrities who will walk down the red carpet.

Twitterverse: Davao overreacted in declaring Ramon Bautista persona non grata14-Aug-20, 9:25 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comIn its resolution, the city council called him 'an extremely corrupt influence to the youth [whose] abusive behavior should not be tolerated'.

At 91, Marvel creator Stan Lee continues to expand his Universe14-Aug-19, 10:29 PM | By Piya Sinha-Roy, ReutersThe creator of Spider-Man, Avengers, and X-Men is publishing new content across books, television and digital platforms for young children.

Sharon Cuneta apologizes to fans for ‘mistakes’, weight problems14-Aug-19, 9:25 PM | InterAksyon.com'I allowed myself to get fat and stay fat. I became complacent [and] ignored the fact that I had lost faith in myself,' she confessed on Facebook.

GALLERY | Nora Aunor moved by tribute from QC teachers, students14-Aug-19, 7:38 PM | Text, Photos, and Video by Bernard Testa/InterAksyon.comIn response, she showed her support for teachers by holding a small placard that called for a salary increase for their benefit.

Jackie Chan’s son arrested in China on drugs charge14-Aug-19, 5:40 PM | ReutersJackie Chan's management company issued a statement on behalf of his son Jaycee saying it was standing by him.

Fans ask Nintendo to name ‘Zelda’ character after Robin Williams14-Aug-19, 4:54 PM | Agence France-PresseAn avid gamer, Williams appeared in numerous Nintendo commercials and was a huge fan of the Zelda series.

Gisele Bundchen leads pack as world’s highest paid model: Forbes14-Aug-19, 1:45 PM | Reuters'The Brazilian icon pocketed $47 million in the last 12 months before taxes and fees,' Forbes.com said.