KC Concepcion and Piolo Pascual Reconcile in London

KC Concepcion - Piolo Pascual

KC Concepcion - Piolo PascualFormer lovers KC Concepcion and Piolo Pascual have reconciled after figuring in a bad breakup four years ago.  The two were seen embracing each other during their recent trip to London, along with other Kapamilya stars, for the ASAP Live in London show.  While both have recently claimed in interviews that they have moved on and are friends again, this is the first time they were photographed in such close proximity to each other after the split.

The former couple, who were once the fairy tale romance in Philippine showbiz, parted ways in 2011.  Concepcion herself confirmed rumors that she and Pascual are no longer together during an emotional TV interview with Boy Abunda.  Though she didn’t exactly reveal the reason for their breakup, the non-stop tears throughout the interview was enough to show how hurt she was. Continue reading “KC Concepcion and Piolo Pascual Reconcile in London”

Kapamilya stars dominate list of nominees for Yahoo! Celebrity Awards 2014

Yahoo! Celebrity Awards 2014

Yahoo! Celebrity Awards 2014ABS-CBN’s brightest stars, including Kathryn Bernardo, Kim Chiu, and Sarah Geronimo, lead the list of nominees for the upcoming Yahoo! Celebrity Awards 2014 (formerly OMG! Awards). The annual awards, now on its 4th year, was formally launched on June 6 at Amber Lounge in BGC. Yahoo! Celebrity Awards honors the country’s most popular personalities from the fields of movies, music, radio and television, as voted by their fans from across the world.

This year, 140 nominees will vie for top ranks across 28 categories, including ten new categories: Celebrity Couple, Celebrity Family, Male and Female Hothletes, Band of the Year, Male and Female ‘Kontrabida’, Emerging Band, Song of the Year and Social Media Star. Continue reading “Kapamilya stars dominate list of nominees for Yahoo! Celebrity Awards 2014”

Piolo Pascual and Iza Calzado to star in ‘Hawak-Kamay’

Iza Calzado and Piolo Pascual

After the massive box-office success of Starting Over Again, Piolo Pascual and Iza Calzado are set to reunite on the small screen via the upcoming teleserye tentatively titled, Hawak-Kamay.

Iza Calzado and Piolo PascualThe two starred in the romantic-comedy film Starting Over Again, along with Toni Gonzaga, which grossed P360 million pesos in just 18 days. The film is now among the top 5 highest grossing Filipino films of all time and continues to break box office records.

Piolo was last seen in Apoy sa Dagat, with Angelica Panganiban and Diether Ocampo, while Iza’s last television series was Kahit Puso’y Masugatan with Andi Eigenmann, Gabby Concepcion and Jake Cuenca.

Iza was supposed to be part of Sana Bukas Pa Ang Kahapon, Bea Alonzo’s upcoming teleserye, but was taken out of the cast because her contract stipulates that she should be the lead star of the teleseryes she will be doing.

She currently hosts the reality weight loss show, The Biggest Loser Pinoy Edition: Doubles and the daily noontime variety program, It’s Showtime. She and Piolo are also regulars of ASAP.

According to reports, Piolo personally requested Iza to be his leading lady for the upcoming series. Filming for Hawak-Kamay is slated to begin this month.

Piolo Pascual: The Ultimate Hearththrob

Piolo Pascual

Piolo PascualPopular actor-singer Piolo Jose Nonato Pascual, more popularly known as Piolo Pascual, was born on January 12, 1977 in Manila to German-Spanish Philip Victor Pascual and Filipina Amelia “Amy” Nonato Pascual. He is the youngest in a brood of six. Piolo lived a relatively simple life growing up.  He Finished his grade school and high school at the St. Francis School in Santa Ana, Manila.

Pascual’s first taste of show business was on the teen variety show That’s Entertainment where he appeared as PJ Pascual. However, he have to quit the show after a year to focus on his studies when he took up AB General Education at the University of Sto. Tomas (UST). He later shifted to Physical Therapy to prepare for his family’s impending migration to the United States. Continue reading “Piolo Pascual: The Ultimate Hearththrob”