Category Archives: Film and TV

Adobo Chronicles Congratulates Richard Heydarian!

MANILA, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles, Manila Bureau) – Call it destiny, but sometimes, your chosen career isn’t really meant for you. But there are always greener pastures.

Case in point: Richard Heydarian wasn’t clicking much as self-appointed political analyst, despite having the looks and aura of a movie star.

Well the stars finally aligned for Heydarian. He has just bagged two major roles with Disney films: as Ariel in the LGBT remakes of ‘The Little Mermaid,’ and as ‘Moana’ in the popular Pacific animated movie.

Congratulations are in order. Richard, you make all Filipinos proud!

Coco Martin, Julia Montes: In Denial For 12 Years!

MANILA, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles, Manila Bureau ). Multi-awarded Filipino German actress JuliaMontes has been in a romantic relationship with Coco Martin (‘Ang Probinyano,’ ‘Batang Quiapo’) since 2011 when she was still 16 years old and Martin was 30.

On May 23, 2023, the couple publicly announced their long-standing relationship.

In other words, they been IN DENIAL FOR 12 YEARS!

Does that make them candidates for the Guinness Book of World Records?

Bloody Woman Makes A Scene At Cannes!

CANNES, France (The Adobo Chronicles, Paris Bureau)- You don’t have to be film celebrity to make a scene at Cannes.

The red carpet at the international film festival is usually reserved for famous actors, directors and others whose film entries are screened at the annual event.

But some random woman literally made a scene at Cannes when she appeared in a bloody gown, scaring fans and onlookers, and forcing security to drag her out of the festival venue.

The bloody scene at Cannes

Or could it be that she was the star of remake of the horror film “Carrie?”

(AC senior geopolitics correspondent Brian Neyra contributed to this report.)