1 Japoy Lizardo—as in that Taekwondo cutie who starred in several Milo commercials in the early 2000s—is getting married! Japoy, now 29 years old, is set to tie the knot with girlfriend Janice Lagman, who is also a Taekwondo athlete. We’re so happy for you Japoy! We’re pretty sure our teenaged selves are crying ugly tears right now. Congratulations! Watch their heartwarming engagement video below:
2 Speaking of weddings, Cristalle Belo is also getting married soon! Vicky Belo’s unica hija is getting hitched with Australian hotelier Justin Pitt. Excited mom Vicky shared the couple’s save-the-date video, which was apparently a gift from Cristalle’s brother and filmmaker Quark Henares:
3 Britney Spears fans, get ready! Brit will reportedly release her latest single “Make Me (Oooh)” sometime mid-May! It’s also been said that the music video is in the works, so get ready for that, too. EXCITING TIMES, YO. (Cosmopolitan)
4 Congratulations are in order for the cast and crew of the hit film Honor Thy Father! The flick was a big winner at the 14th Gawad Tanglaw Awards, taking home six trophies, including Best Picture. John Lloyd Cruz and Meryll Soriano were named Best Actor and Best Supporting Actress, while director Erik Matti was also recognized as Best Director. (PEP)
5 Calling all shopaholics! Here’s your chance to shop for chic summer essentials! From April 16-17, head over to Whitespace along Pasong Tamo for the Row 101 Summer Pop Up bazaar. Score trendy clothes, accessories, home items, and even makeup from participating brands such as Dolly Wink, Inglot, Lulu Swing, MDSN Manila, and more! Doors open at 11 a.m., and closing time is at 8 p.m. Happy shopping!