CCP Arthouse Cinema shows LGBT films
The LIFE and struggles of the LGBTQIA+ community will be the focus of the special screening of select Cinemalaya and Gawad Altenatibo films to be shown on June 10th at 2pm at Tanghalang Manuel Conde. Celebrate Pride Month with Eduardo Roy’s F#@*boisshown back to back with short films My mum by Cha Roque and Blue is not my favorite color by Vahn Leinard Pascual. F#@*Bois follows two seasoned beauty pageant contenders who live in a world where putting on their bikini bottoms is the easiest way to find fame and fortune – until an ex-lover threatens to embarrass them and shock their followers on social media. My mum is a short animated film about the struggles and triumphs of a lesbian family seen through the eyes of a child. A short animated documentary, Blue is not my favorite color It centers on a family photo album that becomes an animated journey for an only child as he reflects on his parents’ belief that a color could influence his gender preference. Interested viewers can pre-register via this link: https://bit.ly/3zcwYW1. Vaccination cards and the wearing of face masks are required for spectators. All are advised to follow safety protocols at the venue at all times.
GMA Networks the wrong life series
The latest Afternoon Prime offering from GMA Entertainment Groupthe wrong life, directed by Adolf Alix Jr., and starring Ariel Rivera, Sid Lucero and Beauty Gonzalez. Childhood friends Onats (Rivera) and Cindy (Gonzalez) were inseparable as children. But when Onat’s abusive father got too much, he left, found work in the market and continued his studies. Years later, his paths cross with Cindy and he meets her boyfriend Mark (Lucero), who eventually dumps her. The two friends kindle a new flame, get married and have two children. Then Mark returns and strains their seemingly perfect relationship. Secrets are brought to the surface, lies are exposed and Onats finds himself living a fake life. the wrong life is broadcast on weekdays thereafter Raise Mamay on GMA Afternoon Prime.
Stars play in the Star Magic 30 All-Star Games
STAR MAGIC artists practice their favorite sport KTX.PH streams the star-studded celebrity sporting event, Star Magic 30 All Star Games from June 11th to 26th. There is the basketball game between the Star Magic Dream Team led by Donny Pangilinan, Ronnie Alonte and Elmo Magalona and the Showtime team of Vhong Navarro, Ogie Alcasid and Ion Perez (P249). Star Hunt basketball teams A and B compete in a friendly game (p. 199). There is intense volleyball action between the Star Magic Lady Spikers led by Andrea Brillantes, Vivoree Esclito and Analain Salvador and Team Star Hunt led by Missy Quiño, Abi Kassem and Mikha Lim (P199). In The Badminton Games (P199), see Daniel Padilla win the men’s doubles with Neil Coleta while Gello Marquez and Naomi Suello win the mixed doubles. Meanwhile, fans can check out the Golf Tournament (P199), a novelty at this year’s All-Star Games, where select Star Magic artists will swing their clubs and aim for a hole-in-one. For tickets visit www.ktx.ph.
The search for K-pop star Pinoy
TEN contestants are vying for a chance to be named Pinoy K-Pop Star as they compete at Music Hall of SM Mall of Asia on July 16 to represent the Philippines at the 2022 Changwon K-Pop World Festival. The competition is open to a solo, duo or group of singers and dancers aged 18 and over at the time of the competition. Participants under the age of 18 may participate by submitting a waiver from their parent or authorized guardian. Entrants must be residents and citizens of the Philippines and perform a K-pop song between 2020 and 2022. Please see the official Korean Cultural Center (KCC) social media pages and below for full contest guidelines www.tinyurl.com/2022PKSInfo. The closing date for entries is June 26th. The grand prize winner of the singing category and the grand prize winner and runner-up of the performance category will be the official representatives of the Philippines at the 2022 Changwon K-Pop Festival. Aside from the chance to represent the Philippines, the winner will also receive P50,000; the runner-up and third-place finisher will receive P30,000 and P20,000 respectively.
Gio Marlo releases new single
SINGER-SONGWRITER Gio Marlo releases his new single “Bakit Ba‘ about heartache after the girl of her dreams finds someone else. The new track follows Marlo’s 2021 single “Akala.” “Bakit Ba‘ is included in the Spotify Fresh Finds PH Playlist and is available to stream on all digital platforms.