Jodi Sta. Maria and Richard Yap
The cast of hit drama series “Be Careful With My Heart” led by Richard Yap and Jodi Sta. Maria will hold the free concert “I Heart You 2: The Be Careful With My Heart Anniversary Thanksgiving Concert” on July 25 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
When “BCWMH” started airing on daytime TV two years ago, the producers expected it to run for one season (seven weeks) only. The show is now already on its eight season (104 weeks).
“It seems like a long time ago, ang dami na nangyari – hindi na kids ang mga kids – but we’re still here, this is really a blessing and there’s still so much to look forward to,” Richard and Jodi said.
Joining the cast as special guests at the concert are Erik Santos, Juris and Richard Poon. Tickets to the concert will be distributed tomorrow, July 23, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at ABS-CBN Center Road.
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‘Edukasyon’ premieres July 23
The heart-rending film “Edukasyon: Debosyon ng Isang Guro” – about a school teacher who would rather suffer deprivation than abandon her profession – premieres on July 23 at Cinema 1 of SM City North EDSA.
Produced by Jovy Sebastian of JMS Film Production, the film was shot on location in a remote hilly barrio in Pangasinan.
Dianne Medina plays the role of school teacher Estrella, who would go on to abandon her love, Arturo (Leandro Baldemor), to continue helping mold young minds.
Years passed, and the aging Estrella – played by veteran actress Daria Ramirez – is still teaching poor pupils. The older Arturo (Tommy Abuel) continues to pine for her.
“Edukasyon,” directed by Bobby Benitez, also stars Rey “PJ” Abellana, Elyza Rivera, and Myrnell Vanessa.
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Tidbits: Happy b-day greetings, July 22, go to singer Dulce, Susan Valdez, Anthony “AJ” Violago, Mita Rufino, Mimi Valero, Anne Therese N. Clarino, Dan Calleja, Jane Oineza, Mary Cerrada, and singers Nino Alejandro and OJ Mariano… July 23 celebrators: Wilhelm D. Soriano, Joseph Siytangco, JCI’s Jose B. Jimenez III, Dr. Francisco Casanova, Suzie Lazo, Emma Cimanes, Pinchie Tanopo Lim, Marie Lichauco, Mimi M. Palacios, Reneesme Dawn “Mimi” M. Palacios, TV host Cristy Fermin and MB’s Barbie Atienza and Noel Pabalate…
The US Navy’s 7th Fleet Band’s contemporary group, The Orient Express, performed at Festival Supermall on July 2 in celebration of Filipino-American Friendship Day. The band is seen here with Rose Nuqui (4th from right), vice-president for commercial centers and retail management of Filinvest Alabang, Inc.