1 ICYMI: The Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser has just been released and we are officially geeking out! The movie hits theaters on December 15, 2016, and we cannot wait. What do you think of the trailer?
2 Joross Gamboa is married! Yep, the Star Circle Quest alum married longtime girlfriend model Katz Saga at the Fernbrook Gardens in Alabang on Saturday, November 29. Spotted attending the wedding were Joross’ close celebrity friends like Melissa Ricks, Joseph Bitangcol, Marco Alcaraz, John Lloyd Cruz, and yep, Sandara Park! (ABS-CBN News)
3 Filipina Jamie Herell was crowned Miss Earth on Saturday, November 29, at the University of the Philippines theater. The stunner was asked, “If you win tonight’s crown what will you do to help slow down or reverse the effects of global warming?” Her reply? “Global warming has been known for being a very long overdue issue. That is why if I am crowned tonight I will use my title to inspire others to help our environment and we start with the kids. The kids are the people of tomorrow and if we teach them, they will also help their community.” (Inquirer)
4 Here’s something to think about next time you eat ice cream at home. According to microbiologist Dr. Windell Rivera, dairy products are highly susceptible to bacterial contamination. “We should always remember that milk used in the preparation of ice cream is a complete medium for bacteria to multiply,” he said, adding, that bacteria thrives better in moist environments and that milk is the “perfect fuel for their growth.” Yikes! (ABS-CBN News)
5 Remember when Erwan Heussaff teamed up with denim brand Freego for the 7 Ways To Sexy Challenge? Among those who applied to join, 7 contestants were selected to undergo a rigorous 40-day fitness and diet regimen, with the help of Erwan and House of Pain's Coach John Aquino. In the end, it was 29-year-old property specialist Jom Garcia who won the challenge, admitting that she now enjoys a stronger body and leaner frame, all due to her commitment to a strict diet and regular exercise. Congrats, Jom!