Back as senators are Tito Sotto, Kiko Pangilinan, and Ralph Recto. Tito’s truly showbiz – actor, TV host, and song writer, married to Helen Gamboa. Kiko and Ralph are showbiz only by association, married to Sharon Cuneta and Vilma Santos, respectively. New senator is Manny Pacquiao, boxing champion and actor-singer on the side.
The House of Representatives will add to its roll of members the first transgender person to win a national elective post in the Philippines.Continue reading …
It pays to be a celebrity in the Philippines, especially during national elections. But some of them are not lucky enough to bring star power and secure a spot in the political arena. Here’s how some of the local personalities fare in the national elections held last May 9.Continue reading …