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‘Escorts’ of the ’70s and ’80s

‘Escorts’ of the ’70s and ’80s

After focusing on the actors of the ‘30s, ‘40s, ‘50s, and ‘60s, Highspeed turns to the “escorts” of the ‘70s and ‘80s.

Celso-Vilma movies

Highspeed readers “castigate” this columnist for failing to include the films Celso Ad. Castillo directed for Vilma Santos. Some issues back, Highspeed enumerated Vilma’s outstanding movies and their directors.

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Bicol stars ‘pa more’

But, before doing so, here are some Bicol landmarks, starting with the Our Lady of Peñafrancia Basilica. Bicolanos’ devotion to the Blessed Mother or “Ina” is akin to the love of Mexicans to Our Lady of Guadalupe.

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The death of Romeo Vasquez at 78, the “Pretty Boy” of the ‘50s and ‘60s, brings to mind the other stars of Sampaguita Pictures who are shining in another world. But let it be said that Bobby (Ricardo Allan Sumilang of Tayabas, Quezon) was more than a “Pretty Boy.” He was Asia’s best actor in 1958 for “Ako ang Maysala,” a distinction he shared with only two other Filipino actors, Rogelio de la Rosa and Efren Reyes.

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Veteran character actor Danny Labra dies

KAMAKAILAN pala ay pumanaw na ang beteranong character actor na si Danny Labra. Tila hindi ito masyado nabalita sa showbiz entertainment news, maging sa social media man lamang.

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Top Kapamilya loveteams

As “promised,” Highspeed focuses on the top three young loveteams of Star Cinema and ABS-CBN, the Kapamilya studio.

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