The Star Magic Catalogue, which showcases the line up of artists under the ABS-CBN's talent arm, is highly anticipated by fans and showbiz insiders. As it celebrates its 27th year, Star Magic released a series of videos that presented some of the most interesting facts about the talent management agency, which produced many of the country’s brightest stars through the years.
WATCH: The Making of Star Magic Catalogue Episode 1
In the first episode of "The Making of Star Magic Catalogue," we are oriented about how the catalogue began in 1997 and how it has continued to progress over the years. Johnny Manahan, editor in chief of the Star Magic Catalogue and the man who actually gave birth to the talent agency alongside former ABS-CBN President Freddie M. Garcia, said, “We need to show everyone what kind of artists we had come up with. So, a catalogue of artists was the best way to do this. It’s a merchandising tool.”
WATCH: The Making of Star Magic Catalogue Episode 2
In the next episode, some of our most favorite Star Magic artists expressed their thoughts about the catalogue. They shared their perspectives, their experiences during the photoshoots, and how essential the catalogue is for them.
WATCH: The Making of Star Magic Catalogue Episode 3
Finally, the third episode revealed to us the printing process of the Star Magic Catalogue. It also revealed how the team behind the project explored the many possibilities to grow and enhance it to keep up with the fast changing showbiz industry.
At last, during the first week of June 2019, the Star Magic Catalogue 2019 came out and mesmerized everyone.
WATCH: Star Magic Catalogue 2019, ipinasilip
BEHIND-THE-SCENES: Star Magic Catalogue 2019
In the video above, we can take a peek of how the photoshoot Star Magic Catalogue 2019 took place. Here, we can see how the hardworking team behind the project did their tricks in enhancing the beauty of all the Star Magic artists, making dramatic effects we see on the output by using reflectors, dimmers, and different kind of lightings.