Filipino-Australian singer Chris Cayzer auditioned for the 4th season of The X Factor Australia with ‘A Thousand Miles’ by Vanessa Carlton.
The former recording artist of Warner Music Philippines received three yesses from the judges and a standing ovation from judge Mel B. (of Spice Girls).
Amazing Pinoy talent!
Watch Chris Cayzer’s audition video below:
American Idol runner up Jessica Sanchez landed her first campaign as the new face of Bench. This means that her face will grace posters and billboards at Bench shops around the world.
Bench confirmed the news via Twitter.
“Let’s all welcome the fashionable @JSanchezAI11 to the ever-growing @benchtm family! #JessicaSanchez4Bench.”
“Welcome to Bench family @jessicasanchez! We are excited to have you,” Chan also said in a Twitter post that was retweeted by the 16-year old American singer of Filipino and Mexican descent. Ben Chan is the company owner of clothing line ‘Bench.’
Last month, Sanchez sang the US national anthem in the Pacquiao-Bradley fight and in the opening match of the NBA finals between Miami Heat and Oklahoma Thunder.
Recently, it was also reported that she is being considered to play the lead role in the film adaptation of the musical ‘Miss Saigon’ and in negotiation to join ‘Glee‘ for a multi-episode arc next season.
Sanchez is not the first runner-up to land such a gig. Season seven’s runner-up David Archuleta also inked a deal with the store at the height of his popularity. Bench is best known for its casual wear such as hoodies, jeans and T-shirts.
OMG! Filipino designer Oliver Tolentino was featured in Tyra Banks’ fashion reality show America’s Next Top Model All-Stars.
Amazing creations. He’s known for putting materials like abaca and piña in his designs. Oliver Tolentino‘s evening gowns and cocktail dresses debuted in ANTM All-Stars makeover episode, where seven contestants wore his fabulous creations for a shoot. Check out photos here.
MANILA, Philippines – After Michael Cinco, another Filipino was chosen as a featured designer in hit fashion reality show “America’s Next Top Model.”
Oliver Tolentino’s creations were worn by model-contestants during the “Fierce and Parade Fashion Show” of “America’s Next Top Model.”
Seven out of 15 contestants also donned his couture gowns in a previous episode.
The Hollywood-based Filipino designer, known for incorporating indigenous materials such as abaca in his designs, said he is happy to be part of the show.
Phillip Lomax sings ‘Fly Me To The Moon’ 9-28 audition piece on The X Factor.
Another Filipino talent? Go Pinoy! Check out his performance below.