Keempee de Leon admits ‘Eat Bulaga’ not happy with his ‘It’s Showtime’ guesting Jan Milo Severo (philstar.com) - March 25, 2019 - 12:20pm MANILA, Philippines — Returning Kapamilya actor Keempee de Leon revealed TAPE Inc. executive Malou Choa-Fagar told him not to guest on “Eat Bulaga’s” rival show “It’s Showtime.” Speaking before the media during a recent “Nang Ngumiti Ang Langit” press conference, Keempee said he had to fight for his right to guest on the Kapamilya noontime show to promote his new daytime teleserye. "I'd been with 'Eat Bulaga' for 14 years and then wala na ako sa kanila for three years. Si Tita Malou Choa-Fagar tinext niya ako about that at sabi niya kumbaga since katapat ng 'Eat Bulaga' parang hindi puwede mag-guest dahil katapat ng 'Eat Bulaga.' Sabi niya, it's work ethics naman. Pero ipinaglaban ko. Sabi ko … [Read more...] about Keempee de Leon admits ‘Eat Bulaga’ not happy with his ‘It’s Showtime’ guesting
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Watch more in iWant or TFC.tv MANILA -- Actor-host Keempee de Leon admitted that he had to fight for his right to guest on "It's Showtime" last week, where he appeared in the show's segment "KapareWho." In a press conference on Tuesday for ABS-CBN's newest daytime drama "Nang Ngumiti Ang Langit," de Leon said he had a text conversation with a top executive of TAPE, Inc. the producer of rival program "Eat Bulaga." "I'd been with 'Eat Bulaga' for 14 years and then wala na ako sa kanila for 3 years. Si Tita Malou Choa-Fagar (TAPE executive) tinext niya ako about that at sabi niya kumbaga since katapat ng 'Eat Bulaga' parang hindi puwede mag-guest dahil katapat ng 'Eat Bulaga.' Sabi niya it's work ethics naman. Pero ipinaglaban ko. Sabi ko gusto ko mag-guest," said de Leon, the son of "Eat Bulaga" host Joey de Leon. "Sabi ko I'm just being professional to my work, and at the same time lumipat na naman ako. I'm not with them. So gusto ko i-promote 'yung show. Hindi naman po porke … [Read more...] about News ‘Ipinaglaban ko’: Keempee de Leon barred from ‘Showtime’?
MANILA – Comedian Joey de Leon took to social media to pay tribute to his mother, Emma Ramos de Leon, who passed away last Sunday at the age of 93. On Instagram, De Leon shared a throwback photo of him as a baby as he was carried by his Mama Emma. “Wala pang Instagram at Twitter noong kinunan ang larawang ito, ngunit meron na agad akong instant guardian at teacher sa Mama ko, Emma Ramos de Leon!” he said. “Thank you again, Ma! I love you!” De Leon first confirmed the sad news on Monday, saying that his mother is “together again” with his late Papa Pepe. According to a report from the entertainment website Pep, the wake is at the Faith Chapel of Arlington Memorial Chapels in Quezon City. … [Read more...] about News Joey de Leon pays tribute to mom with throwback photo
MANILA – Emma Manahan Ramos, the mother of comedian Joey de Leon, passed away last Sunday, February 10. She was 93. De Leon confirmed the news in an Instagram post on Monday, saying his Mama Emma is “together again” with his Papa Pepe. “Wala nang maka-quorum sa mahjong ang ermats ko kaya nag-last jai-alai na kagabi! Love you, Ma! Together again sila ni Papa Pepe! Play, este, pray for us!” he said in his post, which showed a photo of a mahjong set. De Leon’s children also took to social media to mourn the loss of their Mama Emma. His eldest son, Keempee, said: “Lord, please bless and welcome Mama Emma in your holy kingdom.” Brothers Jako and Jio also paid tribute to their grandmother in their respective Instagram posts. “I’m thankful for you, Mama, for everything you’ve done and everything you’ve passed on. Have fun playing all the mahjong you want now,” Jio said. Jako, for his part, said: “You … [Read more...] about News Joey de Leon’s mother passes away
MANILA -- Nagbigay-pugay ang aktor na si Coco Martin sa batikang host at komedyante na si Joey de Leon na nagdiwang ng kanyang kaarawan nito lamang Linggo, Oktubre 14. Sa Instagram, naglabas si Joey ng video clip kung saan masaya siyang naliligo sa ulan sa araw mismo ng kanyang kaarawan. Sa comment section nang nasabing post, ipinaabot ni Coco ang pasasalamat sa kanyang idolo na tinulungan siya noong siya ay nagsisimula pa lang sa industriya. Nakasama ni Joey si Coco sa kanyang comedy show na "Teka Mona" na ipinalabas sa TV5. "Hindi ko po alam kung natatandaan ninyo po ako pero isa ako sa mga taong natulungan nyo nung nag-uumpisa palang ako sa show ninyo sa channel sa TV 5 sa 'Teka Mona.' Maraming maraming salamat sa pagkakataon na nabigay po ninyo sa 'kin noon at hanggang ngayon po hindi ko pa nakakalimutan 'yon," ani Coco. Dagdag ni Coco, umaasa siyang makita muli ng personal ni Joey para muli siyang makapagpasalamat. "Sana isang araw magkita po tayo ng personal para … [Read more...] about News Coco Martin, nagbigay-pugay kay Joey de Leon