CELEBRITY TOP 10: Ely Buendia Thanks Fans For Making His Show A Success Despite Political Views; Ben&Ben To Hold Major Concert
Ely Buendia told fans after his virtual concert that “we found a common ground” as he noted that some of them don’t share his political views. “That is humanity,” he stated. This and more in today’s edition of Celebrity Top 10, Oct. 11, 2021.
Top 10: Woody Harrelson punched a man taking photos of him and daughter
Actor Woody Harrelson has reportedly dealt with a man who took photos of him and his daughter in a hotel in Washington D.C.
The altercation happened when the Zombieland actor asked the man to delete the photos. According to reports, Woody came in self-defense when the man attempted to grab his neck.
Some witnesses supported Woody’s side, hence he is not under investigation.
Woody was then with his wife, Laura, and their three daughters.
Top 9: Daniel Craig gets a star in Hollywood Walk of Fame
Goodbye James Bond, hello Walk of Fame!
In time for his final movie as James Bond in “No Time to Die,” Daniel Craig got his very own star in the Hollywood Walk of Fame!
The actor was introduced by the producers of James Bond film Michael Wilson and Barbara Broccoli with Rami Malek.
In his speech, Daniel said it was an honor to be walked all over Hollywood. He thanked his producers and Rami for the beautiful words.
Daniel played the iconic James Bond character since 2006. He is the latest celebrity to receive a star in the walk of fame from the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.
Top 8: Adele shares teaser of latest single on Instagram Live
When Adele went live on Instagram over the weekend, the fans went wild!
She answered some of the questions of netizens and even fellow celebrities. The questions ranged from her life, career, personal favorites and her comeback in music!
In the middle of her Instagram Live, she even played a clip from her latest single “Easy on Me.”
Unfortunately, she had to stop in the middle because her phone’s buzzing and she might get it into trouble from playing further.
Anyway, her single will already be released this week. But for now, let’s take a listen:
Top 7: The Weeknd named UN World Food Programme goodwill ambassador
Hit singer The Weeknd has just been chosen as the goodwill ambassador of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) in Los Angeles.
The role of the WFP ambassador is to advocate for the end of global hunger by providing food assistance to more than 80 countries.
Prior to this, The Weeknd has already been doing humanitarian efforts in the past. He donated $1 million to the WFP for for the people in Ethiopia following the violence happening there.
So in his message, The Weeknd said the partnership is an authentic extension of his efforts to help the needy.
Likewise, the World Food Program USA said it’s honored to be with The Weeknd in the mission.
Top 6: Are Selena Gomez and Chris Evans dating?
Seems like there’s a new Hollywood couple in town!
Well, some fans are actually pushing for this to happen. You see, some of them posted paparazzi photos of Selena Gomez and Chris Evans together!
Most of these photos are still unverified, though, but for now, fans are OK with Chris following Selena on Instagram, though she has never followed back just yet.
Chris and Selena are yet to talk about the issue.
Back in 2015, Selena said in an interview that she had a crush on Chris. The singer previously dated Justin Bieber and The Weeknd while Chris was linked to Jessica Biel and Lily Collins, among others.
Well, let’s see where this story goes.
Top 5: Virtual send-off held for Binibining Pilipinas Globe and Intercontinental
Binibining Pilipinas Charities, Inc. continues its traditional farewell for competing queens via a virtual rousing send-off party for Binibining Pilipinas Globe 2021 Maureen Montagne and Binibining Pilipinas Intercontinental 2021 Cinderella Obeñita.
Cagayan de Oro’s pride Cinderella will be first to compete at the Miss Intercontinental beauty pageant in Sharm el-Sheik, Egypt on Oct. 30. She follows in the footsteps of Binibining Pilipinas Intercontinental 2019 Emma Mary Tiglao, who finished in the Top 20. Cinderella or Cindy’s goal is to be the second Filipina to wear the Miss Intercontinental crown after Karen Gallman in 2018.
Batangueña beauty Maureen will vie for the Miss Globe crown on Nov. 6 in Tirana, Albania. She aims to bring home our country’s second Miss Globe title after Miss gGobe 2019 2nd runner-up Leren Bautista.
From 1 to 10, with 10 being the highest, how prepared are they? Here’s what these two ladies said:
Top 4: Ben&Ben to hold major concert at the Araneta Coliseum
OPM pop folk band Ben&Ben announced that they will be having a major concert this December at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
The online concert will be entitled “Kuwaderno” based on their second album “Pebble House Vol. 1: Kuwaderno.”
The band even posted a video while they’re doing ocular inspection at the Araneta.
Tickets will be available via ktx.ph.
Top 3: Local showbiz welcomes new babies
The world of local showbiz welcomed new babies as celebrity moms gave birth to their angels!
Desiree del Valle shared photos of newly-born Alexander Sebastian, her baby with Boom Labrusca.
Nikki Gil and husband BJ Albert welcomed their second child, Madeline Elle while Chito Miranda is a proud dad for the second time as Neri Naig gave birth to Manuel Alfonso whom they nicknamed Cash.
Top 2: Ely Buendia clarifies tweet about Eraserheads reunion
Remember how Ely Buendia answered a question about the possibility of having an Eraserheads reunion by tweeting, “Pag tumakbo si Leni” on Sept. 28?
Now that the Vice President announced and filed her candidacy for presidency, fans are asking Ely about his tweet. Yes, sinisingil na siya!
So Ely clarified his tweet and posted: “I may joke about frivolous things like an old band getting back together but I’m dead serious about our people’s future.”
Ely had his digital concert “Superproxies” on Saturday, Oct. 9.
He thanked his fans for making his show a success, saying “I wish I had more time to chat with fans, some of whom I’m pretty sure don’t share my political views.”
“But for a few (minutes) we found a common ground and that is humanity. This is something we all share, and something that must resonate the most in a leader,” Ely said in a tweet on Oct. 10, using the hashtag #LetLeniLead2022.
Apparently, there were those who disagreed with “Pag tumakbo si Leni,” prompting Ely to tweet this on Oct. 4: “If you’re so confident with your choice why are you so threatened about an innocent little tweet?”
Top 1: Maria Ressa gets Nobel Peace Prize
Acclaimed journalist Maria Ressa becomes the first Filipino to win the Nobel Peace Prize.
She shared the recognition with Russian journalist Dmitry Muratov.
According to the description, they won the prize “for their efforts to safeguard freedom of expression which is a precondition for democracy and lasting peace.”
Different personalities around the world greeted and congratulated Maria for the recognition.
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