Arts + Culture

Lord of the Rings, hidden Mickeys? 2019 Southeast Asian Games logo...

Filipinos poked fun at the recently unveiled 2019 Southeast Asian Games logo for looking like rubber bands, aquatic rings and a famous Disney character...

Fans of Aretha Franklin pay R-E-S-P-E-C-T to legendary ‘Queen of Soul’

Legendary soul and blues singer Aretha Franklin passed away on Thursday evening at the age of 76 after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Fans...

Twitter and Reddit users resurrected 2016 issue involving Lea Salonga

Lea Salonga earned the ire of some online Filipinos who recall the Marcos-led Martial Law period when she praised the former ruling family for...

Filipino hip-hop fans are looking forward to ‘The Weeknd’

Canadian artist The Weeknd is coming to Manila and fans are in jubilation as another big name in the hip-hop world sets his sights...

Is escalator etiquette finally catching on among Filipinos?

The practice of standing on the right side of the escalator to allow those in a hurry to walk on the left side has...

Neil Gaiman’s love for Philippine mythology shows richness of Filipino culture

British fantasy and comic book writer Neil Gaiman reminded Filipinos to learn to love their homegrown talents after a fan asked him if he...

Erik Matti pays tribute to friends who passed away during production...

Director Erik Matti paid tribute to the people who contributed to the hit film "BuyBust" but passed away during the film's production in a...

Lea Salonga’s newest fangirl: Bearded lady from ‘Greatest Showman’

International singer Lea Salonga has received a shout-out from another musical star, Keala Settle, the actress who played The Bearded Lady in "The Greatest Showman."

Tickets to Unique Salonga’s first concert go on sale but some...

Unique Salonga, the former vocalist of beloved indie act IV of Spades, is being criticized by some fans for the pricey tickets to his...

How different (or similar) ‘Victor Magtanggol’ is to Marvel’s ‘Thor’

Primetime superhero drama series "Victor Magtanggol" has premiered on GMA but it has been criticized for having many similarities with popular Marvel flick "Thor." The...