1 Alden Richards is NOT gay. The Kapuso actor may have been single for a while, but that has nothing to do with his sexual preference. “Hindi naman po siguro batayan na porke’t walang love life for the past couple of years, yung sexual preference mo, nag-iiba. Hindi po [ako na o-offend], sanay na po ako diyan! Sigurado po akong hindi lalaki ang type ko,” he said. (PEP.ph)
2 H&M Philippines is officially here! The Swedish retail brand finally opened its doors to the public at 9 AM today at the SM Mega Fashion Hall. In case you didn’t know, the store is giving away gift checks, discounts, and freebies to the first 200 customers. (gmanetwork.com) Don't fancy falling in line today? Y'all can still check out the Cosmo.ph Editor’s picks from the store here.
3 Fifty Shades of Grey update: Jamie Dornan (Christian Grey) and Dakota Johnson (Anastasia Steele) were spotted kissing under a tree while reshooting scenes, and they look adorable! We’re digging those leather jackets, too. (Cosmopolitan.com)
4 Have you seen Facebook’s new “safety check” tool for disaster efforts? Mark Zuckerberg announced the launch of the new feature, which allows users to alert friends about their status during emergencies. How does it work? If you're within the range of the disaster area, the program will ask you, "Are you okay?" And if you select the “I’m fine” button, the update will be sent to your friends. (abs-cbnnews.com)
5 Wanna see Channing Tatum and the rest of the Magic Mike cast? The movie’s producers are looking for 300 extras for a "fun scene shoot." We can only imagine what that scene might be. We volunteer as tribute! (People.com)