Angel Locsin and Marian Rivera Help ‘Ondoy’ Victims

Typhoon ‘Ondoy’ (international name, Ketsana) devastated Metro Manila and other neighboring provinces. Celebrities including Angel Locsin and Marian Rivera helped victims through donating sums of money to their mother station’s foundation.

Marian Rivera allegedly donated P100, 000 to GMA Kapuso Foundation last September 27, 2009. On the other hand, Angel Locsin aside from roving the City to personally collect more aid donated P500, 000 to ABS-CBN Foundation.

Both Marian and Angel showed concern to the victims of typhoon ‘Ondoy’. They inspired other people including other celebrities to donate for the victims.

Marian Rivera Supports Noynoy Aquino’s Presidential Bid

Many presidential aspirants are starting to post/air their advertisement on television and internet sites. To make their candidacy stronger, they hire famous movie actors to be their spokesperson.

Marian Rivera confirmed the rumors about being a volunteer of Noynoy’s presidential campaign. According to Rivera’s manager (Popoy), she turned down 2 other presidential candidates because of her belief to Noynoy’s abilities. Also, it is Marian’s way of giving back to the Aquinos for the support they (especially Kris) shown her.

Expect to see Noynoy’s presidential ads on TV by the end of this month. Marian allegedly did a short speech about how practical it would be to sit Noynoy Aquino in the palace.

Marian Rivera And The Full Cast Of GMA-7’s 2009 Remake of Darna

The full cast of GMA-7’s much-awaited remake of the primetime series Darna this 2009 was announced in a story conference held last July 1 at the GMA Network Center. It could be noted that it was even last May that GMA Kapuso had announced Marian Rivera as to portray the lead role of Darna.

Marian Rivera And The Full Cast Of GMA-7\'s 2009 Remake of Darna

Here’s the list of the cast:

Marian Rivera as Darna and her alter ego Narda
Mark Anthony Fernandez as Efren
Iwa Moto as Valentina
Buboy Villar as Ding
Rita Avila and Jestoni Alarcon as Narda’s parents

Nadine Samonte, Isabel Oli, and Ehra Madrigal as Darna’s other villainess
Janice de Belen as Valentina’s mother
Paolo Contis as Valentina’s father
Celia Rodriguez as orphanage director

Other members of the cast include Alfred Vargas, Angel Aquino, Bearwin Meily, Margaret Wilson, Caridad Sanchez, Gabby Eigenmann, and Roxanne Barcelo. This series will take on the title ‘NARDA’ and is being helmed by Dominic Zapata and Don Michael Perez, which will take off by August this year.

The photo above is from GMA-7’s pictorial and have said that the real costume will be witnessed on the actual series. Watch out for Darna as she flies off in her new suit! 😉

Marian Rivera: Rogue’s 2nd Anniversary Issue July 2009 Cover Girl

Marian Rivera graces the cover of Rogue Magazine’s 2nd Anniversary Issue this July 2009. She’s the ‘Perfect Fit’ for their second birthday as they dubbed her.

Marian Rivera: Rogue\'s 2nd Anniversary Issue July 2009 Cover Girl

Marian is going through tough preparations for one of her biggest portrayal in TV, and that is Darna, the hottest Super Heroine ever conceived in the local scene. GMA Network will be bringing this primetime series ‘Narda’ at your Kapuso TV this coming August of 2009. She’ll also be starring with a Metro Manila Film Festival entry ‘Nieves‘ and another flick ‘The Other Man.’

Rogue Magazine shots a definite knockout with Marian having her slender back slightly covered with her silky, curled hair. She’s very attractive in a lavander dress that’s barely even there. Whew, just get a copy to quench your thirst. 😉

Marian Rivera: Preview June 2009 “Barbie Doll” Cover Girl

Marian Rivera is all dolled up in a hot pink mini dress as Preview Fashion Magazine celebrates its 19th Anniversary together with Barbie’s 50th birthday.

Marian Rivera: Preview June 2009 \"Barbie Doll\" Cover Girl

Barbie dolls are not just for kids but even for youngsters and adults who grew up playing with them. It’s like bringing out the creative juice and fashion sense early on when they’re still young. So just before Marian plays Darna in sexy red and metallic gold, maybe it’s just a good idea to dress her up in pretty pink first.

So, what more can you get out of the mag? There’s a hefty list of “50+ New Looks To Try On,” “Yummy Artisan Chocolates,” “The Bold Mix,” “Work Wear in the Best Pale Shades” and a cool freebie of Preview Bride magazine!