Watch the new English trailer for The Little Prince + more things you might have missed today
Kim Chiu reacts to Maja-Gerald split, Aquino administration ratings plunge to lowest ever, and more.
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Are you in the mood for a good cry? You'd probably want to press "play" on the video above. The Little Prince is based on the beloved children's book by Antoine de Saint-Exupery. In the movie, a young girl (Mackenzie Foy) forms a bond with her eccentric neighbor (Jeff Bridges), and learns of the magical tale of the Little Prince.
After eight months of dating, singer Ariana Grande and rapper Big Sean have officially called it quits. The two didn't disclose the reason behind their split, but rumors say it was due to their jet-setting careers. In a joint statement, they both said that they will "remain close friends."
In an interview on Tuesday, actress Kim Chiu reacted to the breakup of Gerald Anderson and Maja Salvador, saying, "Wala na po ako diyan. Siguro it's their decision, nasa kanila 'yan and they are asking for respect and privacy so ibigay natin 'yon." Kim also added that she and Maja are "on good terms" and that she hasn't talked to Gerald since he confirmed the breakup.
Maricar Sebastian, the mother of the late Jam Sebastian, admitted on Monday that her rift with Mich Liggayu (the other half of YouTube sensation JaMich) has something to do with money. She claimed that Mich logged out from their "Facebook, JaMich page, YouTube, and e-mail" accounts in Jam's phone, and explained, "Kasi doon pumapasok 'yong income niya every month. So wala kaming access, sa kanya lang lahat napupunta." She also appealed to Mich to "give back what is due them."
A Brillante Mendoza film topbilled by Nora Aunor will be competing at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival in France. The film, entitled Taklub, features Nora playing a survivor of supertyphoon Yolanda/Haiyan, which hit the country in 2013. The movie is the second collaboration between the duo, the first being Thy Womb.
According to a poll conducted by the Social Weather Stations (SWS), the Aquino administration's satisfaction rating dropped to its lowest level last month. The survey showed that their points fell from +34 in December 2014 to +19 in March 2015. The poll also said that only 48% of Filipinos said they were satisfied with the government’s performance.
Senator Grace Poe clarified on Tuesday that she has "no formal offers" from the Liberal Party (LP) to run for vice president in the 2016 elections. She added that she "cannot comment" on the possibility of becoming Interior Secretary Mar Roxas' running mate, as Roxas still hasn't publicly made an announcement regarding the presidency.
The Court of Appeals (CA) will be investigating Senator Antonio Trillanes IV's allegations that two of its justices accepted P50 million to prevent the six-month suspension of Makati City Mayor Junjun Binay. The CA will be submitting a report on Trillanes' claims within 30 days. The camps of Binay and the justices have all denied Trillanes' allegations.
If there's one thing we're sure of by now, it's that you'll never run out of dining options in Manila. Chef JJ Yulo tells us about 20 underrated restaurants in the metro that are worth checking out.
In this blistering heat, it probably comes as no surprise that rashguards are quickly becoming a trend. We round up 10 rashguards that just might make you want to ditch your bikinis.