The showing of two distinct Filipino made Boys Love series had me wondering if they are patterned after a certain country’s perspective or style. However, both Gameboys and Sakristan are original Filipino series about boys falling for other boys. Whether gender has anything to do with it remains to be seen. Even after their premiere episodes, BL viewers have been asking questions.Continue reading “What is Pinoy BL? Featuring current and future series!”
And the cat is out of the bag. After two days of speculation and guesswork – hype induced by the sudden drop of the BL tease that the Marketing Team behind Black Sheep. A buzz that sent practically the whole of the Pinoy BL Community into a frenzy to gather what crumbs could be gathered from the complex trail that a few seconds of chalk work on a field of teal could do.Continue reading “Teaser Trailer Released”
Combining the romance and drama of BL with sweets, delicacies and exotic places is a surefire combination that is hard to match. Prime Event Productions Philippines Foundation, Incorporated (PEPPS), joins forces with Oxin Films to produce My Day: The Series. Projected to run for 8-10 episodes, it’s all about an aggressive food business executive and his pastry intern amidst the restrictions of a pandemic.Continue reading “My Day: The Series (2020)”
Published on May 10, 2018 Bag (2018) directed by Chris Cahilig is an award-winning Filipino LGBT-themed short film. The short film captures the angst and struggles of a young gay guy in his failed relationships and how his best friend helps him to move on.Continue reading “Bag – 2018 [Video]”
A number of films have been stirring high emotions within the BL and gay communities. At this time, it appears that Filipino, Vietnamese, and Thai independent filmmakers are making headways in the global film festival circuit.Continue reading “The Rise of Indie Gay Films from Thailand, Vietnam, and the Philippines”
Coming-of-Age features in the Philippines is an exhausted theme, yet there is always that welcome surprise – like a gift – when you discover a cinematic gem. In the case of Darwin Yu, his starring role in First Sem gave him an acting mileage. At this point, the 21-year old thespian is considered a contender amongst many aspiring Filipino actors. Fast forward to 2020, Darwin remains in the spotlight with a lead role in My Extraordinary.
Let’s get to know more of this acclaimed young actor, shall we?Continue reading “Psychomilk talks to Darwin Yu!”
There is a certain star quality about Enzo Santiago. On Twitter during their Q&A, how he replies to questions about his BL series, My Extraordinary, is spontaneous and honest. You immediately become aware of his seriousness and passion. His role is that of the series’ alpha male and could very well be one of its biggest selling points.
Let’s hear him out, shall we? [Interview after the jump!]Continue reading “Psycho Milk talks to Enzo Santiago!”
While everyone is pretty much on lockdown, let us give you the names of actors (and their projects) you’ll be seeing very soon! Based on casting news, degree of excitement on their upcoming series (or movies), and personal appeal, we have five names (for now) and another five in Part 2.Continue reading “The Ones to Watch: A List of Young Actors in Upcoming BL Series [Part 1/2]”
While Thai, Japanese and Taiwanese BL (Boys Love) series have dominated the BL world stage, it’s fans in the Philippines who have been its most ardent supporters. Now, it’s about time that the cultural melting pot of Asia launches its own BL drama show. Entitled My Extraordinary, AsterisK Digital Entertainment and TV 5 partner to launch this BL drama across the Philippine archipelago soon.Continue reading “My Extraordinary (2020)”
Official trailer of new Filipino film with a gay flavour starring Elijah Canlas and Enzo Pineda, directed by Jason Paul Laxamana.