FilAm Creative’s “VOICES” [S1 EP1] – Manny Streetz, The Importance of Representing His Heritage and Partying with N’Sync

FAC: VOICES is a video podcast in which we have conversations with Filipino Americans in the arts, media, and creative fields. Hosts Walter Talens and Arlyn Dela Pena sit down with prominent Filipino-Americans (Fil-Ams) as they tell their stories, challenges, and triumphs from their unique perspectives.

Episode 1: Manny Streetz of KIIS-FM. He talks about Continue reading FilAm Creative’s “VOICES” [S1 EP1] – Manny Streetz, The Importance of Representing His Heritage and Partying with N’Sync

#FACinfocus: Showrunner Rodney Cajudo and Host Walter Talens Discuss Their New Podcast, “FilAm Creative: Voices”

Interview by Edwin A. Santos Wednesday, April 4, 2018  : @Edwin_A_Santos     |      : Edwin A. Santos Later today at noon, Wednesday, April 4, 2018, FilAm Creative will launch its first podcast/vodcast show, FilAm Creative: Voices at iTunes and YouTube.  For … Continue reading #FACinfocus: Showrunner Rodney Cajudo and Host Walter Talens Discuss Their New Podcast, “FilAm Creative: Voices”

#FACinfocus News: Bruno Mars Swept Major Nominations Into Wins at 60th Annual Grammy Awards

Congratulations to Filipino American Bruno Mars for his funk-infused ’24K Magic.’ The LP won Album of the Year and the songs “24K Magic” and “That’s What I Like,” which won Record and Song of the Year, respectively. He cleaned up … Continue reading #FACinfocus News: Bruno Mars Swept Major Nominations Into Wins at 60th Annual Grammy Awards

#FACinfocus: Meet Edwin Santos – Online Press of FilAm Creative 2017 Leadership

Name: Edwin Santos Hometown: Chicago, Illinois FilAm Creative Title/Position/Role:  Online Press Creator & Event Producer (Hollywood Actors Panel for Actors & Networking Event)  Writer / Blogger for FAC’s official site  Producer for FAC Networks on YouTube Associate Producer for FAC Podcast: Voices (Tinig)  FAC representative with the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival Prior Office: FAC Director of Content Production (2016) and FAC Vice President of Content (2015) DESCRIPTION OF TITLE / POSITION / ROLE: Working with the Leadership Team providing video coverage for various FAC events. Providing opportunities for content producers to collaborate and create original non-fiction programming (i.e. FilAm Creations:BTS) for the … Continue reading #FACinfocus: Meet Edwin Santos – Online Press of FilAm Creative 2017 Leadership

Bidyo’s Filipino American Hall of Fame: apl.de.ap

apl.de.ap is the ninth honoree of Bidyo’s new show, Filipino American Hall of Fame and the ninth episode airs this Monday, October 10th!  Bidyo is a new YouTube channel created by FilAm Creative.  Bidyo’s 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     apl.de.ap headlined the 25th year Silver Celebration of the annual Festival of Philippine Arts & Culture this past Saturday (October 8, 2016) at Echo Park Lake in Los Angeles, California this Filipino American History Month.  He closed when he sang the Black Eyed Peas’ “I Gotta Feeling” with special guest … Continue reading Bidyo’s Filipino American Hall of Fame: apl.de.ap

Bidyo’s Filipino American Hall of Fame: Lea Salonga

Lea Salonga is the eighth honoree of Bidyo’s new show, Filipino American Hall of Fame and the eighth episode airs this Friday, October 7th!  Bidyo is a new YouTube channel created by FilAm Creative.  Bidyo’s 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      I place Lea Salonga as the preeminent Filipino American entertainer in the modern era.  There was no one else like her before her when it comes to Filipinos and Filipino Americans breaking out into the mainstream.  And, since her early beginnings as a child star in the Philippines, her small … Continue reading Bidyo’s Filipino American Hall of Fame: Lea Salonga

FilAm Creative’s Top 10 Events of 2015

We are just days away from welcoming the new year so, we decided to countdown our Top 10 Events of 2015! Enjoy! Video thumbnail from left to right from top:  Manny Streetz (KIIS FM), Ashley Argota (“The Fosters”), Gene Cajayon (“The Debut”), Billy DaMota (CSA) and Annalee Paulo (42West) and from left to right from bottom:  Edward J. Mallillin, Walter Talens, Melissa Arce, Edwin A. Santos, Rex Sampaga and Walter Boholst. 2015 will go down as the boom year for Filipino American performers in television and film since the 1990s. And, in our sixth year, FilAm Creative (FAC) have been … Continue reading FilAm Creative’s Top 10 Events of 2015