As Star Magic celebrates it’s 20th Anniversary this year, lots of their talents are criticize in a good and positive way by their co-stars every commercial break in ABS-CBN‘s TV programs and series.
As every Star Magic Babies hold fame and popularity, head and chairman of Star Magic always reminds their talents that being an artists holds a great responsibility to their own morality.
Having well said, Star Magic artists follows a certain code of conduct and ethics which is written in a handbook and given to them. In the handbook, few things written saying talents are not allowed to smoke, take illegal drugs and even sex.
Star Magic head Mariole Alberto said in an interview, “Meron kaming handbook for the talents na bawal ang smoking, bawal ang drugs. Siyempre, bawal ang sex,”
However, Alberto said that sex is not actually not that allowed, only sex in the public is what talents must really avoid.
She said, “Hindi naman sa bawal ang sex. Bawal ang sex in public.”
Thus, if any of the talents do such thing as to break or violates even one rule from the handbook, Star Magic will held a serious consequence for them to face.
Alberto said, “So we fine them… so it’s like a school.”
Star Magic stars such as Coco Martin, Julia Montes, Kathryn Bernardo, Angelica Panganiban, Erich Gonzales, Enchong Dee, Gerald Anderson, Kim Chiu, Piolo Pascual, KC Concepcion etc. are responsible in any action they do in public. As an actor and actress one must show every fans, viewers and audience that they can too be a role model in public.
That is what ‘Popularity comes with great responsibility’ means.