Gretchen Ho indicators with TV5
CIGNAL TV and TV5 introduced that TV host and athlete Gretchen Ho has joined the community’s weekday primetime information present The Huge Story on One Information. She may even be part of TV5’s primetime newscast Frontline Pilipinas. Ms. Ho additionally produces and stars in Lady in Motion, the TV counterpart of her present advocacy of the identical title, launching on Cignal TV’s One Information and One PH quickly.
ABS-CBN formally launches boy group BGYO
AFTER two years of coaching below a coterie of Filipino and Korean vocal and dance coaches, ABS-CBN has lastly formally launched P-Pop (Pilipino Pop) boy group BGYO by way of a digital showcase that ended with the premiere of the music video of the group’s first single, “Gentle.” The five-member group consists of Akira Morishita, JL Toreliza, Mikki Claver, Nate Porcalla, and Gelo Rivera. The eight-member woman group BINI, can be set to be formally launched inside the month.
HBO Max movie Unpregnant premieres Feb. 6
HBO Max and WarnerMax’s authentic characteristic movie, Unpregnant, tailored from the younger grownup HarperCollins novel of the identical title, will premiere in Asia for the primary time on Feb. 6 at 9 p.m. completely on HBO GO and HBO. Starring Haley Lu Richardson and Barbie Ferreira, the movie has a mixture of humor and grounded human emotion because it tackles sophisticated friendships and the tough street to maturity. The movie follows Ivy League-bound Veronica, 17, who by no means thought she would wish to fail a check — that’s, till she finds herself clutching a being pregnant check. With conservative dad and mom, an incompetent boyfriend, no automobile, and a promising college-bound future now disappearing earlier than her eyes, Veronica considers a choice she by no means imagined she must make. She turns to the one one who won’t choose: her ex-best pal and legendary misfit Bailey, and so they embark on a 1,000 mile hilarious street journey to New Mexico over three days the place they uncover typically an important alternative you’ll make in life is who your pals are. Unpregnant is customized from a e book of the identical title by authors Jenni Hendriks and Ted Caplan. Stream or obtain Unpregnant on HBO GO. Obtain the app on the App Retailer or Play Retailer and luxuriate in a free trial. One may entry HBO GO by way of Cignal or at https://www.hbogoasia.com/. HBO GO may be accessed by way of Android TV, Apple TV, LG TV and Samsung Sensible TV — and comes with AirPlay and Google Forged performance.
Lupin returns to Netflix in summer time
THE FRENCH sequence Lupin will return this summer time with 5 new episodes, Netflix introduced. The primary season of the sequence has been Number one in Netflix’s Prime 10 throughout greater than 10 international locations. The French mystery thriller streaming sequence follows an expert thief Assane Diop (performed by Omar Sy), who, impressed by a e book a couple of gentleman thief, units out to get revenge on the Pellegrini household who had framed his father for theft.
SZA’s ‘Good Days’ makes a splash in PHL
SZA’s single “Good Days” is formally her greatest hit so far within the Philippines and elsewhere on the earth. The soulful single peaked at No. 2 within the Spotify Philippines Viral 50 and a prime 15 placement at Spotify Philippines Prime 50. Over at mainstream radio, the R&B songstress is performing nicely on a number of prime 40 stations. Final week, “Good Days” ranked No. 5 on 99.5 Play FM, a serious pop station; No. 7 on Wave 89.1 FM, an urban-leaning station; and has gained distinguished spots on Magic 89.9 (No. 23), and extra. “Good Days,” the second observe following 2020’s “Hit Totally different,” is one among her two new releases since 2017’s multi-platinum debut, CTRL. Written and produced by SZA, Jacob Collier, Carlos Muñoz, Carter Lang, and Christopher Ruelas and combined by Shawn Everett, the laid-back tune was launched as a shock drop on Christmas eve final yr. Greater than per week after its debut, the buzzy empowerment anthem skyrocketed at No. 1 on US Spotify Streaming Chart, and has since peaked inside the prime 10 of different main music markets together with the US, UK, Australia, Eire, Belgium, and New Zealand. Thus far, the observe has racked up greater than 75 million streams on Spotify and greater than 20 million cumulative hits on YouTube in only a month. SZA’s “Good Days” is now accessible on all streaming platforms worldwide by way of Prime Dawg, RCA, and Sony Music.
Ritt Momney’s ‘Put Your Data On,’ successful in PHL
RITT Momney’s rework of Corinne Bailey Rae’s “Put Your Data On” reached a prime 10 peak on Spotify Philippines’ Prime 50 final week, and continues to be performed on mainstream radio stations corresponding to Monster RX 93.1 (No. 8), 99.5 Play FM (No. 8), and extra. The 21-year-old producer and singer-songwriter Jack Rutter, who’s behind the Salt Lake Metropolis-based music venture, is amazed by the eye that his tackle the 2006 tune is receiving. “I didn’t count on the quilt to be something greater than a enjoyable little launch in between albums,” he shares in a press release. “I used to be tremendous stunned to see it taking off on TikTok. It’s been the good factor ever to see folks from different international locations having fun with it.” The hip-hop-flavored, electro pop tune initially gained vital traction by way of on-line video platform, TikTok earlier than it blew up on a number of music markets worldwide, together with a prime 10 placement on Australia and New Zealand’s official charts, and a No. 1 peak on Spotify US and International Viral 50 charts late final yr. “Put Your Data On” is now accessible on all streaming platforms worldwide by way of Disruptor Data, Columbia Data, and Sony Music.
Sensible Signature introduces Netflix postpaid bundles
SMART Communications, Inc. has upgraded its Sensible Signature SIM-Solely Plans by completely bundling them with a Netflix Cell Plan subscription. By signing up with any Sensible Signature SIM-Solely Plan, subscribers get a month-to-month Netflix Cell Plan subscription all through their 12-month contract so that they watch the 1000’s of reveals, sequence, documentaries, specials, and have movies that stream on Netflix. Signature SIM-Solely Plans begin at P999 per thirty days with Plan S, inclusive of 10 GB open entry information month-to-month, limitless All-Internet texts, limitless All-Internet calls, and 150 minutes of calls to PLDT — together with the bundled Netflix Cell Plan subscription.