TODAY’S HEADLINES

Boy bands top American Music Awards, ladies lead performances14-Nov-24, 1:32 PM | By Piya Sinha-Roy, Reuters

Pacquiao victory stokes anticipation for new biopic14-Nov-24, 11:01 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.com

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.

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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.

Bill Cosby says he does not have to ‘answer to innuendos’: report14-Nov-23, 10:22 AM | ReutersCosby's Las Vegas performance next week and four other shows in Arizona, Illinois, South Carolina and Washington state next year have been canceled.

Radyo5 celebrates 4th anniversary with gift-giving spree14-Nov-22, 3:40 PM The week-long promo is Radyo5's way of giving back to loyal listeners for making it the No. 1 news and talk station in the FM band since 2012.

Arlyn dela Cruz says feature film debut not about Maguindanao Massacre14-Nov-22, 12:39 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.com'‘Maratabat’ is based on the many incidents related to clan wars... that I have seen over the course of my career,' said the veteran broadcast journalist.

Los Angeles mayor presses China to allow more Hollywood films14-Nov-22, 10:08 AM | By Gerry Shih, ReutersHollywood producers have embraced an influx of Chinese capital in recent years, leading to a series of high-profile partnerships.

Bill Cosby loses Las Vegas show after sex assault claims14-Nov-22, 9:38 AM | By Piya Sinha-Roy and Eric Kelsey, ReutersHis sudden fall from grace has jolted generations of Americans who knew him as the as the admired father on 'The Cosby Show'.

U.S. politics takes center stage at Latin Grammys14-Nov-21, 4:35 PM | By Mike Blake, Reuters'Tonight is not only an historic night for all Latino artists, but for all Latinos who live in the United States,' Enrique Iglesias said.

Tributes stream in for director Mike Nichols, dead at 8314-Nov-21, 4:11 PM | By Michael Thurston, Agence France-PresseThe legendary filmmaker directed nearly two dozen movies in all, among them the classic 'The Graduate' and the timeless 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?'

Beloved TV director Fritz Ynfante to be feted in all-star ‘soiree’14-Nov-21, 2:01 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comConfirmed guests include Ariel Rivera, Basil Valdez, Cesar Montano, Dawn Zulueta, Edu Manzano, Zsa Zsa Padilla, Nanette Inventor, and Pilita Corrales.

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld says ‘not autistic’ after all14-Nov-21, 8:32 AM | Agence France-Presse'I don't have autism, I'm not on the spectrum,' he told Access Hollywood two weeks after he'd suggested he was.

YouTube goes online for second Music Awards14-Nov-21, 8:04 AM | Agence France-PresseFor their second edition next year, the YouTube Music Awards will scrap a star-studded gala and instead look at videos' online buzz.

Singer Robbie Williams launches clothes collection14-Nov-21, 7:43 AM | Agence France-PresseThe autumn-winter collection will be launched in 15 branches of retailer Primark, which has shops in several countries in Western Europe.

Award-winning director Mike Nichols dies at 8314-Nov-20, 9:34 PM | By Bill Trott, ReutersHe was the Oscar-winning director of 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf', 'The Graduate' and 'Carnal Knowledge'.

Angelina Jolie says ready to give up acting: report14-Nov-20, 7:19 PM | Agence France-Presse'I love directing, I'm much happier directing. I like following a project all the way through,' she told the Sydney Morning Herald.

Pupil ready for Singapore-based fans in Sundown festival14-Nov-20, 4:04 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comThey will play an all-Pupil set, although frontman Ely Buendia would have no problem whipping out an Eraserheads song if necessary.

Billboard album chart revamped to include streaming14-Nov-20, 12:24 PM | Agence France-PresseBillboard magazine described the move Wednesday as the biggest overhaul in its methodology since 1991, an era when CDs were replacing cassettes.

NBC, Netflix cancel Bill Cosby’s shows after sex assault claims14-Nov-20, 9:38 AM | By Piya Sinha-Roy, ReutersThe 77-year-old Cosby is fighting to protect one of the most storied careers in stand-up comedy and television.

U2′s Bono fitted with metal plates, screws after bike accident14-Nov-20, 9:24 AM | ReutersThe 54-year-old singer required hours of surgery for fractures to his face and shoulder blade and to have metal plates inserted in his arm.