The Manila Times Coco Martin faced the biggest challenge of his career when he decided to direct the newest version of iconic character “Panday,” popularized by Fernando Poe Jr., the King of Philippine movies. The movie is a joint venture of Star Cinema, Viva Films and Coco’s CCM Productions, and is one of the much-awaited entries in this year’s Metro Manila Film Festival. This is Coco’s baptism of fire in movie directing. His previous experience

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ABS-CBN News Coco Martin has no kissing scenes with beauty queens Kylie Verzosa and Mariel de Leon in his upcoming movie, "Ang Panday." The closest that Martin got was a kiss on the cheek from Verzosa, who won Miss International in 2016. "Beso lang po. Well, nahiya din po ako . Pero beso lang 'yun. Siguro mga tatlong takes yun," Verzosa said in an interview with ABS-CBN News. Martin also took into consideration how De

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ABS-CBN News Pinasaya ng Primetime King na si Coco Martin ang Christmas party ng ABS-CBN Integrated News and Current Affairs Miyerkoles ng gabi. Mas naging espesyal ang party dahil natupad ang wish ni Coco na makilala si Doris Bigornia. Ibinahagi ng manager ni Coco ang video ng pagtatagpo ng dalawa. Bukod sa pagkikita nila ni Doris, nagpaunlak din si Coco ng dalawang awitin na ikinasaya ng lahat. Si Coco ang bida sa Metro Manila Film

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Manila Bulletin FLANKED BY THE FINEST: Humbly admitting he didn’t take formal studies in filmmaking, Coco Martin says he surrounded himself with good people to see him through his debut as director. Coco uses his real name, Rodel Nacianceno, in the title credits of his first film, “Ang Panday,” produced by his own CCM Productions, Viva Films and Star Cinema. The veteran actor and TV superstar has tapped only the best technical and support staff

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Bumalik na si Flavio at sa Trinoma mall unang nasilip ang mundo ng modernong Panday. Sa pambihirang pagkakataon, nagkaroon ng maagang special screening sa grand media launch ngayong araw ang pinaka-malaking action-adventure movie ng taon, Ang Panday. Isa-isang naglakad sa red carpet ang ilan sa mahigit 100 cast members ng pelikula na sina Awra, Ligaya, Paquito, Heart, Bingo, Onyok, John Medina, Lester Llansang, Benj Manalo, Marc Solis, Michael Roy Jornales, Ronwaldo Martin, PJ Endrinal, Bassilyo,

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Malayo na ang narating ni Rodel Nacianceno o mas kilala bilang Coco Martin. Bukod sa paghahari sa telebisyon, isa siya sa top endorser sa Pilipinas, at ngayon isa ng direktor ng pinakamalaking action-adventure movie ng taon, Ang Panday. Ngunit kahit tinatamasa ni Coco ang tagumpay sa buhay, hinding-hindi niya makakalimutan ang mga taong sumuporta sa kanya mula noon hanggang ngayon. https://www.instagram.com/p/BcJ9JO0FGt_/?taken-by=megaman_magazine Alam ng marami na galing sa simpleng pamumuhay si Coco at tulad ng maraming

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Inquirer I have always been vocal about my admiration for Coco Martin not just as an actor, but also as a human being. His rags-to-riches story is truly awe-inspiring. Coco is out to wow the public anew in the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) entry, “Ang Panday,” a joint venture of Star Cinema, Viva Films and Coco’s CCM Productions. The film did not scrimp at all. It went all-out on its special effects and action

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The Manila Times “Bakit kapag matino ka, tingin sa iyo ng mil–lennials hindi ka cool?” Television and mo­­vie actor Coco Mar­tin’s rhetorical question above—roughly translated to why millen­nials think good guys are the opposite of cool—has defined, guided and effectively changed the course of his career in the last few years. In 2015, Martin—dubbed the “King of Philippine TV series” for such top-rated prime time projects as the fantasy-drama “Juan dela Cruz” (2013) and period romance

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Business Mirrror By this time, people must think that Coco Martin is used to potraying iconic roles, especially those of his idol Fernando Poe Jr. After all, he lords the prime-time block with his prime-time series FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano on ABS-CBN, a role the Action King portrayed 20 years ago. But he still felt daunted when he was told he will be the new Panday. After all, Coco is quick to admit he can never

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Manila Bulletin 'Kung gagawa lang ako ng pelikulang pangit, bakit pa ako sumali sa Metro Manila Film Fest? Doon ako sa quality. Gusto ko, proud ako sa ginagawa ko.' May it be in motorcades, mall shows, provincial tours, press conferences and media interviews, Coco Martin is everywhere promoting his Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) 2017 entry “Ang Panday.” The movie is his directorial debut so he is pouring out his heart in making and promoting

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