Your best friend is always your partner in crime. Like these group of friends who decided to get matching tattoos together, as a tribute to their friendship.
A tattoo permanently stays on the body – a symbol of friendship that stays forever.
So here is a list of 4 celebrity barkadas with matching tattoos.
First on our list is the group of Nadine Lustre, Kiana Valenciano, Lauren Reid, and Andrea Luis.
The four besties decided to get elegant sparkle outlined on the sides of their wrists. On Andrea’s Instagram account, she posted the picture of their matching tattoos with a caption: “Find people in your life who bring out the sparkle in you. Loved ones, someone new, friends who become family, best friends who become sisters. Be true to yourself and to who you are and anything will be possible. Cliché maybe, but don’t let anybody ever dull your sparkle,” and she added #wefinallygotit
Another group of friends who have the same friendship goals are Bela Padilla, Kim Chiu, and Angelica Panganiban.
On Bella’s Instagram post together with her BFF photos, she posted the caption: “We got inked!!!” literally after choosing a super simple tattoo design. Each of them just got one tiny black dot tattooed on their left wrist.
Hollywood celebrities Selena Gomez, Courtney Barry, Raquelle Stevens, and Ashley Cook also have friendship goals to get a tattoo.
And to celebrate Courtney’s birthday, they each got the number 4 tattoo on different parts of their bodies. And another tattoo for Selena and Courtney was the number one tattooed on their rib cages.
Lastly, Shay Mitchell, Lucy Hale, Ashley Benson, Troian Bellissario, Janel Parish, and Sasha Pieterse commemorated their friendship when the Pretty Little Liars came to an end in 2016.
The group decided to get tattooed with the first letter of their characters’ names on their index fingers.
TAGS: Andrea Luis, Angelica Panganiban, Ashley Benson, Ashley Cook, Bela Padilla, Celebrity Tattoos, Courtney Barry, Janel Parish, Kiana Valenciano, Kim Chiu, Lauren Reid, Lucy Hale, Matching Tattoos, nadine lustre, Raquelle Stevens, Sasha Pieterse, Selena Gomez, shay mitchell, Troian Bellissario
Here is a list of celebrities or known personalities with ‘enemies’ who have now kissed and made up:
Keeping it in the family:
1. Gutierrez Brothers
Ruffa Gutierrez has once revealed that her twin brothers, Raymond and Richard, did not talk for over a year when Richard broke off with a girlfriend who was a very good friend of Raymond.
It’s now all in the past as the two has remained inseparable.
2. Aquino Brother and Sister
In her Instagram post, Queen of All Media Kris Aquino revealed that she and her elder brother, former president Noynoy Aquino, had a cold war for three months. It only stopped when she reached out to her brother due to her son’s (Josh Aquino) hospitalization.
Along the post, she expressed her gratitude to her brother who remained a constant male figure in her son’s life and remarked how they are like any other normal family who experiences rift with each other but still come to the other’s rescue if needed.
3. De Rossi Sisters
When Assunta de Rossi married Congressman Jules Ledesma in a civil wedding back in November 2002, no family member of hers attended the ceremony. Admittedly, she and Alessandra de Rossi had fissure in their relationship, giving the other a silent treatment.
However, it all came to pass when Assunta’s family finally attended her wedding with Jules, this time in a church ceremony in March 2004. Alessandra was the maid of honor.
4. Mother and Daughter, Cecilia and Heart
It was well-known how Heart Evangelista’s parents, especially her mother Cecilia Ongpauco, were against her wishes to marry Senator Chiz Escudero. They did not attend her wedding back in February 2015 in Balesin.
Last year proved a blessing to Heart and she was grateful that she and her parents have mended their relationship and even became amiable to her husband.
5. Mother and Sons
Jackie Forster has always been referred to as the estranged mother of teen stars Andre and Kobe Paras. After almost 12 years, Jackie and Kobe met again last January at Los Angeles. She also met with Andre when she visited the Philippines last April.
It turned out that they have been contacting each other through chat and video calls.
6. Gal Pals
Kim Chiu and Maja Salvador have been the best of friends until news came out that Kim’s ex-boyfriend Gerald Anderson was in a relationship with Maja.
In an interview back in October 2015, Kim revealed that her friendship with Maja is being mended piece by piece.
7. Three is a Crowd
One of the biggest controversies before was the sudden break-up of sweethearts Dingdong Dantes and Karylle, when the former became entangled with his on-screen partner Marian Rivera.
Years later, Marian and Karylle were seen in the same event in which both greeted each other with kisses in the cheek.
Truly, time heals all wounds.
8. Barretto family feud
Sisters Gretchen and Claudine Barretto have been estranged for years due to a bitter family feud. Earlier this month, the two met for dinner, fueling speculation that they have managed to finally patch their relationship up.
On Instagram, Claudine shared that Gretchen had been with her for the past few days as she recovered from her illness.
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With Regine Velasquez’s recent network transfer, other celebrities’ singing videos have resurfaced.
But it wasn’t because of their amazing vocals but because of their interesting way of pronouncing the lyrics.
One video is Kim Chiu’s rendition of Jesse J’s ‘Flashlight’ from the 2015 movie ‘Pitch Perfect 2.’
Netizens poked fun at the way the actress made a shaking movement with her hand, which she did twice, and her lyric mistakes. It took place during her 10th anniversary concert last April 2016 titled ‘Chinita Princess: The Funtasy Concert’ at the Araneta Coliseum.
Kim Chiu – Flashlight
Posted by Mga Hugot Ni Stefani on Sunday, October 28, 2018
Marian Rivera, on the other hand, went viral for her cover of Rihanna’s ‘Unfaithful’ during GMA’s old Sunday noontime show ‘Party Pilipinas.’
"Story of my layp, searching for the right fordism for da mii. Histoworin my soul , coz it sees a raw but really loves keompany" -Marian Riverahttps://youtu.be/HeysnoMObqE
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Barbie Forteza has also gone viral for her Party Pilipinas performance during the launch of her own album ‘Meron Ba’ in 2013.
napaka angelic naman ng voice mo Barbie Forteza sarap mo.
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She sang with then Kapuso actors Alden Richards, Derrick Monasterio, Jake Vargas, Kristoffer Martin, and Elmo Magalona. Another video of Barbie has spread online. It was when she guested in a Vivo event and sang Dua Lipa’s ‘New Rules.’
Barbie, however, was aware of her limited singing skills and just laughed it off during a previous interview. “I love it!” she exclaimed when asked about what she felt when her first video went viral.
The three have become viral memes because of their singing videos and netizens grabbed the chance to joke about it.
Billboard PH Hot 100 Top 5
1. Kim Chiu – Flashlight [New Entry]
2. Marian Rivera – Unfaithful [-1]
3. Barbie Forteza – Meron Ba [-1]
4. Lyca Gairanod – Havana [Reentry]
5. Kathryn Bernardo – Break Free [Reentry]
Marian Rivera, Barbie Forteza & Kim Chiu for Paskuhan. Cmon UST make it happen.
marian x kim x barbie collaboration?? ugh we stan, wig flew
Kapamilya stars wasted no time in welcoming Asia’s Songbird Regine Velasquez when it was announced that she will be joining “ASAP: Live in Sydney” this month.
This was after weeks of rumors surrounding the singer’s network transfer. Regine posted the concert variety program’s poster on Saturday, a day after the reports came out.
“See you guys in Sydney #AsapinSydney”
Her friends didn’t fail to express their enthusiasm, one of whom is Megastar Sharon Cuneta, who is known to be really close with Regine.
My Songbird and I now live in the same HOME!!! Woohoo!!!!!!!!! Welcome, my Regine!!!!!!!!
Other ABS-CBN artists, like Kim Chiu, also commented on Regine’s post, expressing their excitement with her upcoming schedule.
Angeline Quinto‘s enthusiasm can be felt as she didn’t just comment once.
Magandang umaga po sa aming Reyna. I love you idol.
KZ Tandingan also commented on Regine’s Instagram post.
Regine’s husband, Ogie Alcasid, also posted the poster with “#excited”
#excited God bless mahal @reginevalcasid
ABS-CBN stars are not the only ones supporting the singer as Kapuso Carla Abellana took time to comment a heart at the Instagram post.
Jerard Napoles admitted that he will miss the singer.
Mamimiss kita ate!! Pero push!! Ingat lage and GODBLESS!!! See u soon.
ASAP: Live in Sydney is set to happen on October 20 at the ICC Sydney Theatre.
Life in the entertainment industry is never stable and a fast-paced environment, a star’s career may be over in one blink-of-an-eye. This reality have enlightened the minds of today’s young stars.
They entered the world of business and it’s not just for publicity, but for financial stability.
Here are a few celebrities who are also entrepreneurs themselves:
Young star Cruz has always been passionate about dancing. And that passion led her to open her very own dance studio named EC Dance Studio. It is located in Kamuning, Quezon City and has been holding dance classes since 2016.
She also owns a franchise of sandwich chain Pepi Cubano, located in TriNoma Mall.
Pinto lauched Sirena Swimwear PH in 2015. It is a swimwear collection made possible by a partnership with good friend, Ericka Hocson.
She also owns a resort in Baler, Aurora. L’Sirene Boutique Resort was inspired by the star’s passion for surfing.
The actress owns quite a handful of businesses. Chiu has invested in Adorata Weddings, which is a ready-to-wear bridal boutique in partnership with Arlyn Timog. and fashion designers Edwin Tan and the late Pepsi Herrera.
She also owns franchises of Potato Corner and Julie’s Bakeshop, in partnership with her sister, Kam Chiu.
Lustre‘s make-up line Lustrous is no secret to most as she often posts about it in her Instagram stories. She also launched her limited edition fragrance line called Luster by Nadine.
The actress and musician owns a franchise of nail spa Nails.Glow.
This Kapuso star has her own restaurant with friend Louise delos Reyes called North Wing MNL.
She is also the co-founder of Tornado Peri-Peri Chicken which started in Maginhawa, Quezon City, and has now several branches in Cavite and Palawan.
Bernal isn’t just a well known actress, she is also a successful restaurateur as she owns Meat Kris, a burger stall in Communeaty Roces Food Hub in Quezon City. She is also planning to open another branch in Sampaloc, Manila.
She is also owns an upcoming Korean grill restaurant named House of Gogi.
This Eat Bulaga host is not a newbie when it comes to the business as her family reportedly owns a gas station and coffee shop in in their hometown.
Mendoza recently opened her own franchise of fastfood chain McDonald‘s in Sta. Maria, Bulacan.
This Victor Magtanggol star owns a restaurant called Concha’s Garden Cafe. It started in Tagaytay City but has another branch in the Quezon City.
Aside from that, Richards also shared that he’s planning to open a gasoline business, to be managed by his father, Richard Faulkerson.
Not all viewers were amused by Bela Padilla’s joke towards Kim Chiu in a recent episode of Gandang Gabi Vice.
In the show’s Tanong Mo Mukha Mo segment, Chiu and Padilla were given the chance to ask questions to the people being flashed on the screen. The personalities shown included Angelica Panganiban, John Lloyd Cruz, and Chiu’s ex-boyfriend, Gerald Anderson.
As soon as Anderson’s face popped up Vice Ganda playfully sang “ikaw na ba si Mr. Right?” a line from Kim Chiu’s single Mr. Right.
Bela then asked, “Happy ka ba?”. Vice followed and said that it is important that our loved ones are happy, which Bela agreed saying, “Oo, kasi pinapasaya tayo ni Gerald.”
Vice suddenly asked Kim, “Pinasaya ka ba?” which Kim answered “dati.”
When it was Chiu’s turn, she asked “Kamusta ka?” which caused Vice and Bela sing “Bakit labis kitang mahal?”
Kim then said, “Happy? Okay na”. Vice asked Kim why she asked such question. Kim said, “Hindi kami nagkukumustahan kasi. Maganda lang sa picture. Yun lang, tanong ko, ‘Kumusta ka?’”.
“Kumusta na siya sa mga panahon ngayon, ganyan.,” Kim added.
Despite the seemingly fun exchanges of the three during the show, some of Kim’s fan are not happy.
A netizen tweeted:.
Di ka nakakatawa Bella stop teasing Kim sa ex nya move on and be respectful Kay Kim n Xian Bastos mo
Another netizen said that Bela was just jealous of KimXI’s relationship and that she was a bad influence to Kim.
Nega na iyan se Bela so selons lang sa relationship ng KimXi.kasi wala siya lovelife sin-o makaka gusto sa kanya alcoholic iyan,and drug user, Bela like to going night out, She is a bad influence of Kim. I wish kim, she need to avoid that fake friends niya a user like Bela and Maja
Di nkakatuwa joke mo kht kelan insensitive mo.respect nmm sa relationship Kim at xian
Bela o her Twitter account acknowledged the fans’ reaction and asked them not to take it too seriously as the episode was “super fun.”
You cant take only one part seriously, guys. The whole episode was just super fun. And you know these shows are edited to fit the program’s airing time too. Happy Monday!
It is an open secret that most celebrities don’t really look like what they are now prior or during their early entry to showbiz industry. They either have grown up; improved their sense of style, fashion, and make up; or sought the wonders of science.
Here are some of the celebrities with their before-and-after looks.
1. Toni Gonzaga
Actress, TV host, singer, and now business woman Toni Gonzaga looked like an innocent teenager when she was just starting. But the actress is now a mother of one and has fully transformed into a classy woman.
2. Liza Soberano
Liza Soberano is one of today’s prettiest actresses. But before she became a full-fledged woman, she was an adorable little girl.
3. Erwan Heussaff
Known as The Fat Kid Inside, Erwan was once larger than he is right now. He is currently a content creator, chef, businessman, and the husband of actress and TV host Anne Curtis.
4. Sarah Geronimo
Sarah Geronimo started in showbiz at such a tender age and it’s amazing to see how she has blossomed and matured in front of the eyes of the public.
5. Sandara Park
Sandara Park has reached new heights from being a star in the local scene to reaching the international market by being a member of K-Pop group 2NE1.
6. Rustom Padilla / BB Gandanghari
Rustom Padilla was one of the hottest action stars and he came out in one of the episodes of Pinoy Big Brother. She is now a transgender and changed her name to Bb Gandanghari.
7. Kim Chiu
Kim Chiu was the big winner of the first-ever Pinoy Big Brother: Teen Edition. Her most recent movie was DOTGA: Da One That Ghost Away starring TV host Ryan Bang.
8. Vice Ganda
Vice Ganda is actually proud of his former looks. Before he became the stylish host and comedian you see every day on It’s Showtime, he was first a normal college student.
9. Rhian Ramos
Rhian Ramos, a stylish actress was once a cute chubby little girl and used to weigh more than 150 pounds in her elementary days.
10. Georgina Wilson
It-girl and supermodel Georgina Wilson used to be a chubby and an awkward kid. She now lives a happy life surrounded by friends and her own family.
Celebrities are often watched out for their skills and projects, but one of the most important things that they should also prioritize is their fashion sense. As individuals being closely watched or even scrutinized by the public eye.
It is unavoidable that these stars are criticized on their fashion choices especially in the age of social media.
Here are some of the most talked about and most controversial clothing pieces that celebrities wore at some point of their careers:
1. Devon Seron
Devon Seron wore a red plaid polo and skirt in a promotional mall show for her film Walwal. She did not escape the criticisms as a Netizen criticized her outfit was a ‘fashion disaster’.
Devon reacted and said that the most important thing is how one sees herself or himself. She also added that she was sick that day but she felt pretty amazing wearing the said outfit.
2. Vicki Belo
Netizens zoomed-im on Vicki Belo‘s dress at her daughter, Cristalle Belo’s wedding in Italy. Comments repeatedly described her dress as something that’s similar to a bed sheet.
3. Kim Chiu
Actress Kim Chiu and designer John Herrera once had a miscommunication because of a gown that was supposed to be worn by the actress at the 66th FAMAS awards night.
According to reports, the designer made a Php100,000 gown for her to wear for the special occasion but the arrangements didn’t push through. Herrera expressed his disappointment and stated that his team couldn’t even enter the village where Kim Chiu lives resulting in her not being able to fit the gown.
The problem died down when both sides tweeted saying that they want to ‘move forward’ and leave the issue behind.
4. Maggie Wilson
Miss World Philippines Maggie Wilson got into an argument with a Netizen regarding her OOTD during a trip in Jordan. The Netizen asked if her outfit was appropriate considering that Jordan is a Muslim-dominated country.
Maggie defended her outfit saying that even if 85% of the population there is Muslim, no one actually cares what one wears. She also added that she respects the people, culture, and rules in every place she visits.
5. Billy Crawford and Coleen Garcia
Netizens and artists alike poked fun at Billy Crawford and Coleen Garcia‘s Ethiopian inspired pre-wedding photo shoot for a magazine. Its pattern resembled various things like pillows and bags of ordinary people.
The couple was also criticized as many thought that their outfits in the said photoshoot were culturally inappropriate.
6. Solenn Heussaff
Solenn Heussaff didn’t stop herself from answering a basher, who scrutinized her choice of outfit while trying to get a good tan under the sun.
7. Senator Nancy Binay
Senator Nancy Binay‘s outfit at the 2014 State of the Nation Address generated a large number of viral memes. Netizens posted their own take on Binay’s dress. Some of the most popular posts compared it to a hot air balloon, to a Datu Puti vinegar packaging, and to Shriek’s wife, Fiona.
8. Maria Isabel Lopez
Many criticized actress Maria Isabel Lopez back during the 2016 Cannes Film Festival. She was accused of being a ‘scene-stealer’ as she got more attention in the red carpet compared to the film director Brillante Mendoza and lead star Jaclyn Jose, because of her bright colored and eye-grabbing emerald green gown. She, later on, apologized to the director and her co-stars, explaining that she did not intend to steal the spotlight away from them.
She was wearing a gown that was designed by Albert Andrada.
9. MJ Lastimosa
Miss Universe Philippines Mary Jean Lastimosa‘s national costume at the 2014 Miss Universe was heavily criticized. It drew flack from the netizens as they stated that it looked cheaply made and was compared to a birthday cake from Goldilocks.
10. Maine Mendoza
The most controversial of all is probably the issue of Maine Mendoza‘s Tamang Panahon gown that resulted in a lawsuit filed by stylist Liz Uy to fashion blogger Michael Sy Lim.
The issue started when people pointed out that Maine’s gown was the same gown as Kim Chiu wore at the 2013 Francis Libiran Metrowear Icon Fashion Show. In an official statement by the designer Francis Libiran, he stated that “We are so glad, honored, and grateful that Maine Mendoza and her official stylists, Stylized Studio, Inc., chose a beautiful Francis Libiran dress from our Spring/Summer 2015. Maine Mendoza’s gown at Eat Bulaga’s Tamang Panahon concert for a cause was bought and paid for by Eat Bulaga Production.”
In Liz Uy’s 24-page complaint submitted to the court, she cited Lim’s tweets and blog post regarding his entries at the website Fashion Police, criticizing her for making the artist wear a “recycled” gown and a “hand-me-down” Gucci jacket at one of Maine’s magazine photoshoots.
Liz Uy filed cases of online libel and grave slander against Michael Sy Lim.
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The Queen of All Media Kris Aquino didn’t fail to receive words of support and encouragement from celebrities while she tries to protect her parent’s dignity against Mocha Uson.
As soon as the whole debate started, media personalities expressed their words of strength to the actress’ Instagram post of disappointment towards the whole situation involving her parents, especially her father, the late Senator Benigno Aquino Jr.
“Ganda hindi natutulog nag Dios nakikita nya lahat yan. @krisaquino hintay lang!!!!!”
“Haaaay.. pagdadasal ko sha! Kapit lang gorge! Labyu! @krisaquino”
“I’ll pray for you ninang. #Hugs”
“Always here. Laban.”
“Hang in there”
“You have our 100% support!”
“love you ate, stay strong”
“We love you Ate @krisaquino”
“God bless you mareng @krisaquino”
“Love you Ate @krisaquino! Praying for you and your family!”
The beef between Mocha Uson and Kris Aquino started when Uson posted a comparison video of Pres. Duterte kissing an OFW in Korea and a video of women kissing former Senator Benigno Aquino Jr. on the plane prior to his death when he landed in Manila.
As KimErald’s comeback teleserye Ikaw Lang Ang Iibigin is set to take its final bow, Bianca and Gabriel’s fight is far from over.
Fate seems to be playing against Carlos, who thought Gabriel was dead, after the latter appeared during a dinner party and shocked everyone with evidence on his brother’s involvement with a notorious syndicate. Carlos’ troubled history as the mastermind behind Tiger Shark’s losses is also about to get exposed, making it impossible for him to escape the consequences of his dishonesty.
Carlos, however, still has some tricks up his sleeve. With the help of his wife Isabel, they will destroy kidnap Gabriel and Bianca’s newborn child and will ask for a ransom in exchange for the baby’s safety.
Amidst the chaos around them, Gabriel and Bianca will stay strong and brave all of Carlos’ cunning schemes.
Since the series started airing in May 2017, “Ikaw Lang ang Iibigin’s” story on love and aspiration has captivated viewers nationwide. A consistent top-rater, the series has taught valuable lessons and has been a source of inspiration to audiences every morning.
The story’s lead characters Gabriel and Bianca also proved that dreams can be achieved with enough hard work and perseverance. Despite having faced difficulties in life, they never wavered and remained strong for their families.
The series also marked the much-awaited on-screen reunion of Kim Chiu and Gerald Anderson. It also features some of the countries’ finest actors and actresses namely Gina Pareño, Michael De Mesa, Daniel Fernando, Dante Rivero, Nicco Manalo, Andrea Brillantes, and Grae Fernandez. It is directed by Dan Villegas and Onat Diaz.
Don’t miss the final week of the series that will show how people can fight for their love and their dreams, “Ikaw Lang ang Iibigin,” on ABS-CBN and ABS-CBN HD (Sky Cable ch 167).