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Lotlot de Leon: Proud Mama

Hindi nao-offend si Lotlot de Leon kapag may mga nagsasabing mas magaling umarte at mas maganda kesa sa kanya ang anak niyang si Janine Gutierrez. Proud mama pa nga siya.

From acting to directing

Also with GMA are Ricky Davao, Gina Alajar, and Laurice Guillen, award-winning actors now concentrating on TV directing.

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Regal built and rebuilt, launched and relaunched stars

Two weeks ago, Highspeed promised to write about Regal’s Mother Lily Monteverde, the most important producer for many decades. She made movies big and small, some of them masterpieces. Some made money, big money, some flopped. Which Mother Lily took in stride, saying “win some, lose some.”

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‘Shining names’ close to one’s heart and mind

Last Dec. 24, Highspeed named “shining names” in showbiz. This column continues naming more, this time close to one’s heart and mind.

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‘Sunday Beauty Queen,’ ‘Seklusyon,’ Ballesteros top 2016 MMFF awards

“Sunday Beauty Queen,” a documentary film that shows Filipino domestic helpers in Hong Kong finding fulfillment in beauty pageants, was named Best Picture at the 42nd Metro Manila Film Festival held at the Kia Theater in Cubao, Quezon City last Thursday night.

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MMFF Queen’s entry is ‘Kabisera’

Aside from being the one and only Superstar, Nora Aunor is also the acknowledged Queen of the Metro Manila Film Festival. Think of her many festival awards, topped by “Atsay,” where she was named best performer. That year, only one acting award was given by the MMFF jurors. To date she’s the only actor so honored.

Her other festival trophies for best actress: “Andrea,” “Bulaklak ng City Jail,” “Ina Ka ng Anak Mo,” “Himala,” “Pacita M,” “Muling Umawit ang Puso,” and “Thy Womb.”

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