by Carissa Alcantara
Some stories will remain in people’s memory, whether good or bad. These stories have appeared in other news and websites, making 2022 an exciting year in local showbiz.
Here’s a quick rundown of all the trending stories over the year:
Heart Evangelista and Chiz Escudero split
Earlier in 2022, speculation emerged that the two had called it quits for an alleged third party.
However, as she and Sen. Chiz are still together after tagging him in a recent Instagram post.
SB19 debut performance on US television in New York
Pop group SB19 just started getting.
Making their debut on Fox 5 in New York for the song WYAT (Where You At), SB19 also returned to Araneta for a sold-out concert on their tour.
Joshua Garcia and Janella Salvatoria kiss scene in “Darn”
Netizens were amazed at how well Janella and Joshua performed their kiss scene in the episode “Darn”.
ABS-CBN’s YouTube video with the said scene has gathered more than 600K views in less than 24 hours since it was uploaded.
Pia Wurtzbach and Jeremy Jauncey’s engagement
After confirming their relationship in June 2020, former Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach and Scottish businessman Jeremy Jauncey are soon going down the aisle!
Pia posted a video of their fight during a vacation in Amanpulo, Palawan, on her Instagram.
MMK last after 31 years
Known for its interesting and inspiring stories, “Maalaala Mo Kaya” ended its 31-year run on air. Hosted by Charo Santos Concio.
Icon played the screen with letters from the cast, writers, directors, production staff, and stars as part of the tour.
Eraserheads reunion concert
One of the most famous bands of the ’90s, Eraserheads gave their reunion a night to remember.
For four hours of non-stop classics and fantastic songs, Ely, along with his bandmates Mark, Buddy and Raymond, made stage history.
Boy Abunda is back on GMA
After months of speculation, GMA’s Rex Talk Boy took home Abundance. He was known for his iconic and memorable interviews throughout his life.
In some interviews, the Boy made a comeback on television before the end of 2022.
Dolly De Leon makes history at the Golden Globes
Making her mark on the international screen, Filipino actress Dolly De Leon earned a nomination for Best Supporting Actress at the 80th Golden Globe Awards.
Dolly, 53, became a breakout star following rave reviews for her performance as Abigail in “Triangle of Sadness,” the Palme d’Or-winning comedy directed by Ruben Ostlund.
Jane De Leon transforms into ‘Darna’
Jane de Leon’s debut as Darna left an impression on the audience. The scene moments hashtag #LipadDarna over the top of the local Twitter trend on the album and the second spot on the list worldwide, with netizens mainly praising Jane’s acting, costume, and visual effects.
Wilbert Tolentino and Zeinab Harake’s online feud
After the video posted by co-vlogger Zeinab Harake, the animosity between the two individuals got more intense as they exchanged messages through various social media platforms.