Author page: Danielle Arcon

Jon Lucas, Gearing Up

It’s difficult to trust first impressions.  At first sight, Jon Lucas has got the looks of a YA fiction heartbreaker: piercing stare, boyish grin, action star physique.  But first impressions rarely get it right, as the “Descendants of the Sun” star is way more than what he looks like.  Sure, he’s a triple threat with multiple skills in his arsenal,…

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Luis Hontiveros’ Scenic Route

One could say that life is no different from a roadtrip.  A little bump, a couple of roadblocks, but certainly never without the promising, breathtaking view of an ultimate destination.  And this hustle is something that Luis knows better than most. Just as any drive made better by good company, Luis continues on in the road, never alone, on the…

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Thrill is the charm: Carmina Villaroel in MMFF entry ‘Sunod’

Soon after its trailer was released, ‘Sunod’, Globe Studios’ entry to the 2019 Metro Manila Film Festival, has gained buzz among Filipino horror film fans and it has become clear that it’s not the typical jumpscare movie that relies solely on sheer timing or ghoulish looks to daunt its viewers.  Dubbed as the next generation horror film, there’s something about…

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The Shift of Arra San Agustin

Arra’s laser focus isn’t about results.  And for a perfectionist like the promising Kapuso star, it’s an unorthodox symmetry that’s even rarer to balance.  With her beginnings as a finalist of the reality-based talent search, StarStruck, Arra is consistent about keeping progress in both big and small strides more than she is conscious about how big is the finishing prize.…

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Thia Thomalla Has Arrived

Thia is crowned for many things.  For emerging a victor as Miss Eco International 2018, for her environmental and tourism advocacies, and this time for her primetime leading lady status as Faith alongside Alden Richards’ Joseph in GMA’s new teleserye, ‘The Gift’.  On the outside, it looks like a perpetual, consecutive series of wins. A beauty queen turned leading woman…

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