Bidyo’s Filipino American Hall of Fame: Dante Basco

Dante Basco is the third honoree in Bidyo’s new show, Filipino American Hall of Fame and the third episode airs this Friday, September 23rd!  Bidyo is a new YouTube channel created by FilAm Creative and its mission is to produce and promote content from emerging Filipino American talent.  Subscribe to the Bidyo Channel here:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7-cvvEYApGwFOO337gUZuQ      Growing up, there were no Filipino American faces on both television and film.  My friends have all mentioned it was the character of “Sulu” played by George Takei on the original 1960’s Star Trek television series as representation of an Asian American image in media.  For … Continue reading Bidyo’s Filipino American Hall of Fame: Dante Basco

Join FAC at the Dodgers’ Filipino Heritage Night June 10

Join the Dodgers on Wednesday, June 10, as they host their 6th Annual Filipino Heritage Night! Wednesday, June 10at 7:10pm Vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Dodger Stadium So here are the details… ~Game starts at 7:10pm (Yes, and please try to be early. The earlier you come the more sizes are available for the t-shirts) ~They opposing team is the Arizona Diamondbacks ~We get to sit in the All-you-can-eat Pavilion- which means we get unlimited Dodger Dogs, Nachos, Popcorn, Peanuts, Soft Drinks & Water we want! ~And we get a special Dodger’s Filipino themed T-shirt [yay, we get shirts again!] All of … Continue reading Join FAC at the Dodgers’ Filipino Heritage Night June 10

FAC Community Co-Presenter of LAAPFF 2014

FilAm Creative is happy to once again sponsor films for the LA Asian Pacific Film Festival 2014. Click on the links to find out more about the films. Use discount code FILAMC to get $11 tickets to the following 3 films: “Devotion” Tuesday, May 06 7:00 PM CGV Cinemas 3 Mando  injures himself in the middle of the forest at the foot of the Mayon Volcano. He will be nursed back to health by a mysterious woman, Salome. They will eventually fall in love with each other. But when Mando invites her to come with him to the plains, Salome … Continue reading FAC Community Co-Presenter of LAAPFF 2014

Filipinos in Entertainment and Media Panel at UCLA April 10

This year, there is already so much to be proud of as a Filipino American. The first Fil-Am Oscar winner, Robert Lopez, took home a best song trophy for Frozen’s “Let It Go.” In the 2014 winter Olympics, Michael Christian Martinez from the Philippines became the first figure skater ever to represent a Southeast Asian country in the games… …but have you ever wondered why Filipinos and Fil-Ams aren’t more visible in mainstream entertainment and media despite all the passion and talent? FilAm Creative and UCLA’s Samahang Pilipino, in collaboration with Pilipino Alumni Association of UCLA, present the 3rd Annual … Continue reading Filipinos in Entertainment and Media Panel at UCLA April 10