Category Archives: Film and TV

FPJ’s “Batang Quiapo” To Begin Its 10-Year Run This Month.

QUEZON CITY, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles, Quezon City Bureau) – Mover over, “Ang Probinsyano,” here comes “Batang Quiapo!”

FPJ’s “Ang Probinsyano” is considered the longest-running teleserye in the history of Philippine television, airing for 7 years, 9 seasons and 1,696 episodes. But that record is about to change.

Beginning February 13, 2023, a new teleserye which stars the same lead character as “Ang Probinsyano,” Coco Martin, will be aired on Philippine television. It is expected to surpass the previous FPJ series with its scheduled 10 year run, ending with 2033.

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Wig Manufacturers All Praises For Vince Tañada’s “Ako Si Ninoy” Film!

Screen captures from the “Ako Si Ninoy” official trailer

MANILA, Philippines ( The Adobo Chronicles, Manila Bureau) – Wig manufacturers in the Philippines are all praises for Director Vince Tañada’s new film, “Ako Si Ninoy.”

This after the official trailer of the life story of the late Senator Benigno Aquino, Jr. was released on social media.

In the trailer, netizens noticed that almost all of the film’s main characters were fitted with artificial hair, including Ninoy and Corazon Aquino. They also noticed that Tañada’s Imelda Marcos wore brown hair.

Will the film revitalize the sagging wig industry in the Philippines?

Stay tuned.

The Worst Filipino Films Of 2022

MANILA, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles, Manila Bureau) – It’s film awards season, with the Golden Globes just having been concluded and the Oscars soon to tickle everyone’s fancy.

Locally, the Metro Manila Film Festival has haded its awards.

And now, the much-awaited Film Critics Reject’s 10 Worst Films have been revealed with little fanfare.

Here are the winners: