Family drama

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 23 Nov 2020 10:43:50 +0000

  BY NESTOR CUARTERO     JUST A THOUGHT: Manners are love in a cool climate. – Quentin Crisp * TATLONG BAGYO: This TV production has withstood three storms, three signals Number 3, three directors, within a span of (on-off) three weeks of lock-in shoot? That’s precisely the experience of cast and crew of a […]

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Piolo umiiyak

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 11 Nov 2020 14:08:42 +0000

  BY NESTOR CUARTERO     JUST A THOUGHT: The grass may be greener on the other side, but it’s just as hard to cut. – Little Richard * NAKAKAIYAK: The times are, indeed, nakakaiyak. Even Piolo Pascual, top leading man and celebrity who may see like above and beyond the problems confronting common men […]

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Pork preferred

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 03 Nov 2020 03:51:34 +0000

  BY NESTOR CUARTERO     JUST A THOUGHT: Food is your body’s fuel. Without fuel, your body wants to shut down. – Ken Hill   PORK LEANER: Did you know that many cuts of pork are as lean or even leaner than chicken? When it comes to nutrition, US Pork is nutrient-rich with a […]

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Teaching writing

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 26 Oct 2020 14:11:38 +0000

  BY NESTOR CUARTERO     JUST A THOUGHT: A ruffled mind makes a restless pillow. – Charlotte Bronte * TEACHER RICKY: Ricky Lee used to shun the camera, but in his desire to share his life lessons to viewers, he mustered enough courage to ‘’just be himself’’ in front of it. The award-winning screenwriter […]

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Stars for health

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 23 Oct 2020 05:41:31 +0000

BY NESTOR CUARTERO   JUST A THOUGHT: — You can’t stay mad at somebody who makes you laugh. –  Jay Leno   STARS FOR HEALTH: Movie personalities are doing their share in reminding the public how to deal with the ongoing pandemic. Are you doing yours? Alden Richards, Jodi Sta. Maria and Dimples Romana use their […]

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Remembering Bert ‘Tawa’

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 21 Oct 2020 07:35:55 +0000

  BY NESTOR CUARTERO     JUST A THOUGHT: The happiest people are not those getting more but those giving more. – H. Jackson Brown * BERT TAWA:  A sudden surge of Bert “Tawa’’ Marcelo’s San Miguel beer TV commercials on the internet has re-introduced the late comedian to the present generation. But, I’m luckier. I […]

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Thinking actors

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 10:07:21 +0000

  BY NESTOR CUARTERO     JUST A THOUGHT: Smile. It’s free therapy. – Doug Horton * NO DUMB DORA: By getting a degree, finishing college, young actors can help erase a common misconception that people in showbiz are nothing more than airheads, pretty faces with nothing between the ears. That is a sad commentary […]

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False marriage

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 11 Oct 2020 09:05:03 +0000

  BY NESTOR CUARTERO     JUST A THOUGHT: It’s a great challenge to be better than your opportunities. – Sarah Jessica Parker * JOKE ONLY: That was quite a stir. Talk of an impending mar­riage between Daniel Padilla and Kathryn Bernardo turned out to be false and merely a ploy to push the couple’s […]

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Remembering Isah Red

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 04:08:04 +0000

  BY NESTOR CUARTERO     JUST A THOUGHT: “A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world.” – Leo Bus­caglia * ROCKIN’ HEAVEN: He must be rockin’ heaven with his wit, humor, craziness, wisdom. That’s what friends of Isagani V. Red, popularly known as Isah Red, remembered the most about the […]

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Scene-stealer

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 08:42:04 +0000

  BY NESTOR CUARTERO     JUST A THOUGHT: You are absolutely unique, like everyone else. – Margaret Mead * MALDITA: Recalling her days as a struggling extra, later starlet, in the early 1960s, former Sampaguita Pictures actress Gina Pareno admitted she deliberately stole scenes during takes just to be noticed. “Maldita ako noon pa, […]

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