1 It's only been a couple of days since a new set of beauty queens got crowned at the Bb. Pilipinas 2017 pageant, but controversy has already shrouded one winner: Katarina Rodriguez. Rumors surfaced that the beauty queen would give up her title as Bb. Pilipinas Intercontinental due to her "citizenship or residency issues." Katarina, however, swiftly denied these claims on Instagram saying that she "never made an announcement to anyone that [she's] resigning." (PEP.ph)
2 If you've been following model Richard Juan on social media, you'd know that he's really close to a certain Miss Universe 2016 contestant: Chalita Suansane of Thailand. Their apparent closeness had people speculating about their relationship status, but Richard only claims that they’re just good friends. "We're really close, we're really good friends na parang we talk once in a while, ganun. So we got to know each other," he said. Richard and Chalita recently went on a trip to South Korea along with Miss Universe Korea Jenny Kim. (PEP.ph)
3 Power couple Judy Ann Santos and Ryan Agoncillo just celebrated their eighth wedding anniversary! To commemorate the milestone, the two jetted off to Italy for some R&R. Have fun, you guys! (ABS-CBN)
4 Comedian Jimmy Kimmel gave an emotional monologue during a recent episode of his late night show Jimmy Kimmel Live! The host revealed the touching story of how he and his wife dealt with their newly-born son's open heart surgery. Our prayers go out to you and your family, Jimmy!
5 Selena Gomez's mom APPROVES of her relationship with The Weeknd aka Abel Tesfaye. Sel's mom Mandy Teefey couldn't help but gush over the new couple by commenting on Abel's recent IG couple post of them in the Met Gala, saying: "Glowing, smiling, looking health and equal love. Mama is happy XO." (Teen Vogue)