4.30.2016

Throwback Mix - Movie and TV Trivias


Try if you can recall "who's who" and "what was what" based on the following clues.


  1. This beautiful Filipina mix hosted the first season of a magazine show on a cable channel ETC.
  2. The original love team was Kathryn Bernardo and this young actor in this drama series based on a Korean drama.
  3. This Filipino fastfood chain was seen from an episode of a musical dramedy seen on Fox. 
  4. Superman and Arrowman were good friends in this superhero serials that lasted 10 seasons in almost 10 years. 
  5. She first played the wicked bird-woman in the TV series Mulawin with this name before the wicked Queen did in the The Huntsman.
  6. He was one of the Von Trapp children who played Spiderman on a TV series.
  7. He played the first superhero who graced the first 3D superscreen in the Philippines.
  8. In this finale, he left the kingdom of King Arthur and lived until the present time.
  9. In this popular adventure series, even the writers didn't know about the mystery of the island.
  10. Zoom this photo to answer more trivias.

4.11.2016

Throwback: Lord Of The Rings Photos & Wallpapers

The fantasy novel The Hobbit was written by English writer JRR Tolkien in 1937. The book series The Lord of the Rings were written between 1937 and 1949. Sold over 150 million copies, LOTR is the best-selling novel ever written. (Harry Potter and The Philosopher's Stone ranked 4th with 107 million copies sold. The popular film version of the book series was exhibited in 2001, 2002, and 2003. Reminisce the scenes with these photos.

1.30.2016

Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza's #ALDUB TV Commercials

A collection of all the TV commercials with Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza since the #ALDUB phenomenon hit the world, where there is every a Filipino. The ALDUB fan base aka aldub nation is a powerful consumer group. McDonald's Philippines was the very first brand that could have instinctively seen (or risked) a pot of gold in the #ALDUB phenomenon. After airing the very first #ALDUB TV commercial for McDonald's chicken fillet a la king on 11 September 2015, the fastfood giant enjoyed a 470% growth in sales transactions compared to previous ad campaigns. (Read story here.)

This playlist is a compilation all the #ALDUB TV commercials, as published by their respective brands. This playlist saves you the time searching for each TVC on YouTube.



Alden and Maine's Brand Endorsements

1McDonald's Chicken Fillet a la King "AlDub Ko To"
Published 10 September 2015. Views, 688,117 as of 3 Feb 2016.
2Talk n' Text TNT Extend "Extended ang Saya with TNT & ALDUB!"
Published 14 September 2015. Views as of 5 Feb 15: 656,465. Daily average increase: 4558 views
16Eskinol Philippines Eskinol Commercial with Maine Mendoza
Published 29 January 2016. views after 4 days, 94396
17CDO Funtastyk Maine Mendoza for CDO Funtastyk #YoungAngLoveKo TVC 2016
Published 29 January 2016. Views after 4 days, 506.

1.19.2016

Alden and Maine's #SayItWithCadbury Valentines Teaser

Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza's latest TV commercial is with the chocolate brand Cadbury by Cadbury Philippines. Check out this very first 5-seconder teaser you didn't even notice it was an #AlDub TV commercial.

 

This 5-second TVC teaser was published 28 December 2015. So far, it has been viewed only 424 times. Perhaps, the #ALDUB nation was not aware of it. When I first saw it, I had a hunch that it was Alden and Maine.

The second Cadbury TVC teaser reveals Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza. This 27-seconder teaser has been viewed 28000 times since it was published two days ago (17 January). On Facebook, this video has been viewed 730k times.

 

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1.14.2016

Alden & Maine's Latest McDo TV Commercial


Just in today. McDonald Philippines releases Alden Richard and Maine Mendoza's newest TV commercial dubbed "Maine-ahal Kita Agad." It features the music "Ipagpatawad Mo (Minahal Kita Agad)" originally recorded by Vic Sotto of the VST & Co. This 45-second TVC is hashtagged #ALDUBKoTo.

 

The "Papa Na Kita" McDo TVC recorded 5.1 million views in 3 months. As of this writing, this 45-seconder "Maine-ahal Kita Agad" has been viewed 2687 times. We shall watch this views grow.

Last Saturday, 9 January, Monde Nissin released its ALDUB TVC entitled "Bingo Cookie Sandwich #MaiDenKiligSaSweet." Also on that day, Colgate Palmolive released its TVC for the brand Gard Shampoo dubbed as "Gard Shampoo with Alden Richards #AlGardYou."

For a complete (play)list of #ALDUB TV commercials, enjoy this video playlist on YouTube as published by the sponsoring brands themselves.

1.08.2016

German Moreno aka Kuya Germs Dies at 82

German Moreno, dearly called as Kuya Germs, passes away at age 82 this morning, 8 January 2016 at 3:20 AM. He is also known as Master Showman from his midnight entertainment program Walang Tulugan with Master Showman. An unprecedented star builder, surely he will be missed.

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Kuya Germs died due to cardiac arrest. A year ago, he suffered from a stroke.

 "He lived a full life, touched so many hearts through the years, and helped make dreams come true for most of the biggest stars in the Philippine entertainment industry. We are deeply saddened by his passing but we are comforted by the thought that his legacy will live on." — A statement by John Nite, Moreno's nephew via GMA News .


German Molino Moreno in real life, was born on October 4, 1933. He has an adopted child, Federico. He is popularly known for TV programs GMA Supershow, Walang Tulugan with Master Showman, That's Entertainment, Germspesyal and Superstar with Nora Aunor.

He spearheaded the Eastwood City Walk of Fame, similar to the Hollywood Walk of Fame. His early careers include performing in vaudeville theaters and acting in films via Sampaguita Pictures.

German Moreno's wake, according to his nephew John Nite via his Twitter, will be at Mount Carmel Church in Aurora Blvd Quezon City.

Photo Credits: "Germsnorajf" by Ramon FVelasquez - Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Commons.

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