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Lights, Camera, Philippines: Kareem Jackson’s Trailblazing Journey to Reinvent Tourism and Entertainment with Raymond Gorospe and MJ Lopez.

Can you imagine…

…if the worlds of Black, America and the Philippines collided in two groundbreaking movies that showcase the best of their cultures?

Executive producer and actor Kareem Jackson joins forces with co-producer Joel Tiongson and The Tiongson Group, as well as co-producers and co-actors Raymond Gorospe and MJ Lopez, to create a cinematic experience that will leave an indelible mark on the world.

Exciting talks are underway with The GWARD Inc. Studios, renowned for their expertise in high-end CG animation, live action production, and visual effects for films, as well as, other producers and talent.

The movies, titled “Passport Bros…The Movie. Kings Landing Philippines.” and “Flippin’ The Philippines” will not only be destinations in themselves, but also offer incredible opportunities for product placement, stereotype disruption, and brand integration.

With a massive surge in US passport applications and tourism; especially in the black American community, as well as a growing FilAm tourism market, these movies have the potential to create a post-lockdown economic boost that only the right film –or series- can bring.

Local Philippines celebrities and municipalities across the Philippines are eager to be part of this grand showcase, eager to be a strategic partner and create an unforgettable cinematic experience that showcases the beauty, talent, and diversity of the Philippines and its people.

In his own words…

“🔥🎬 Yo, what’s up, fam? It’s your boy Kareem Jackson, I got good news, and I gotta drop some major truth bombs on y’all right now!

Get ready for a wild ride, ’cause we ’bout to take it to a whole new level!

Let me tell you, this journey I’m on, it’s not just about me. Nah, fam, it’s about all the incredible entrepreneurs, businesses, events, resorts, and municipalities that have had my back and changed my life.

From Hollywood to Kansas City, and Malolos City to Manila, they’ve been riding with me from day one, and I owe it all, hands down, to them. 🙌💯

And let’s talk about that post-COVID lockdown economic boost, baby!

We’ve all, been through some crazy times, but it’s time to bounce back, more synergized, and stronger than ever.
We’re about to make some serious moves, and these movies are the key!

They’re gonna bring the hype, the attention, and the dollars, the pounds, and the pesos flowing back in like never before. We talkin’ major economic upliftment, ya feel me? 💰💥

But here’s the real deal, fam.

The US passport game has been on fire, especially in the black American community.

Since the Donald Trump Election, Covid-19, the rise of Black Lives Matter, Passport Bros, Passport Sistas, Passport Couples and Families, and the subsequent desire to explore new global horizons, the number of black Americans –and Westerners at-large- seeking a passport has skyrocketed.

And you know what that means?

It means the world is ready to experience the inherent power of the Black, American and Filipino; are you following me?

The sheer magic of our unified cultures coming together, influencing positive change, disrupting stereotypes, and the positive impact it’s gonna have on the businesses, the people, the places, and the things we showcase. It’s a game-changer, no doubt! 🌍✨

So buckle up, y’all, ’cause we ’bout to take this journey together!

These movies, “Passport Bros…The Movie: Kings Landing Philippines” and “Flippin’ The Philippines,” presented by The Philippines Magazine International, are gonna set the stage for a whole new era of black American and Filipino tourism market.

Me, along with my incredible co-stars Raymond Gorospe, and MJ Lopez, we gonna show the world what we’re made of –the beautiful Philippines backdrop; the brotherhood, the resilience, and the power of unity. It’s gonna be an experience like never before! 🌟🌈🎥

But most importantly, we gonna celebrate the people.

My brothers and sisters in the global black community, my Filipino roots run deep, and I’m bringing’ all that flavor to the table. We gonna showcase the vibrant communities, the hidden gems, and the breathtaking landscapes that will leave you in awe. It’s a movement, fam, and we gonna leave an impact that’ll be felt for generations to come.

Let’s make history, together! ✊🌟

So get ready, my people! It’s a whole new era, and we ’bout to make some major moves.

The businesses, the resorts, the events, the municipalities – they all gonna feel the impact. Together, we gonna bring that economic boom, that post-lockdown resurgence that only a movie can make happen. It’s time to rise, to thrive, and to show the world what we’re made of! 💪🔥

Stay tuned, ’cause I’m takin’ you on a ride you won’t forget.
We gonna laugh, we gonna cry, and we gonna be inspired by the beauty and resilience of the Philippines. This is our moment, fam, so let’s do this!

Get ready for the Kareem Jackson experience like never before!

Let’s make history, one frame at a time! 🎬🌟✨” -Kareem Jackson, Executive Producer, Actor, Writer, and Publisher.

The Mews:

“Passport Bros…The Movie. Kings Landing Philippines.” takes inspiration from some of the most electrifying movies and shows to bring an unprecedented level of excitement and entertainment.

Picture the exhilarating energy of ‘The Hangover’ and the action-packed, Black-Asian fun of ‘Rush Hour’, combined with the captivating charm of ‘Emily in Paris’ on Netflix.

These influences serve as the launching pad for the ‘Passport Bros Movie’ larger-than-life adventures, as they embark on a journey that will keep audiences on the edge of their seats.

But it doesn’t stop there!

“Flippin’ The Philippines” draws inspiration from the engaging and transformative nature of shows like ‘Queer Eye for the Straight Guy’ and the dynamic transformations seen on ‘Tabitha’s Salon Takeover’.

With a concept that blends the best elements of a movie and a reality show series, these films will immerse viewers in the vibrant culture of the Philippines, showcasing the beauty, humor, and incredible transformations that unfold.
Get ready for an exhilarating cinematic experience that combines the thrill of a blockbuster with the addictive allure of a reality show.

Passport Bros…The Movie and Flippin’ The Philippines are ready to redefine the genre and take viewers on an unforgettable ride.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The American Press Service
Passport Bros…The Movie: Kings Landing Philippines & Flippin’ The Philippines: A Cinematic Showcase of Culture, Friendship, and Entrepreneurship

Kareem Jackson, the First Black American Multi-Talent, Ignites The Philippines Magazine International with Two Trailblazing Movies that Hit Hard.

[May, 2023, Quezon City, Philippines] – Brace yourselves for an electrifying announcement that will set the urban scene ablaze! Kareem Jackson, the undisputed king of executive producing, acting, writing, and publishing, is about to drop a bomb on the entertainment industry. Get ready as he reinvents The Philippines Magazine International, turning it into a cultural powerhouse that speaks directly to the hearts of black Americans and Westerners in search of a whole new lifestyle.

But hold up, that’s not all!

Kareem Jackson, the multi award-winning force to be reckoned with, has been working his magic behind the scenes for over 10 years. He’s been in cahoots with The Philippines Department of Tourism, United Airlines, Coca Cola, Pepsi, Buffalo Wild Wings, and more than 5,000 businesses, events, celebrities, politicians, and municipalities spanning from Hollywood to Manila. Talk about clout!

Unleashing the Power of Black American and Filipino Tourism: Kareem Jackson’s Vision for a New Era.
Now let’s dive into the real deal – the movies that are about to blow your mind.
First up, we have “Passport Bros…The Movie. Kings Landing Philippines.”
Picture this…

Three OG best friends from the American International (Elementary) School reunite in the Philippines after 25 long years.

Kareem Jackson, a self-made media mogul who’s leaving his American hustle behind to “find himself” again, regain his mental-health, and holistic lifestyle in the tropical paradise.

Raymond Gorospe, a light-skinned (puti) Filipino actor and celebrity, living “The Family Man” dream, but torn between his aspirations and the pull of his family already migrated to the United States.

And let’s not forget about MJ Lopez, the charismatic, sexy, tattooed, semi-kalbo, Moreno, Filipino-American, network marketing and motivational speaker icon who’s on a mission to make his fellow Filipinos rich.

When their parents’ health takes a dive, they’re forced to confront their complicated relationships and rediscover the true meaning of friendship, life, and aging gracefully.

Get ready for a rollercoaster of emotions!

“If you’re planning a summer getaway outside of the country, make sure you get your paperwork in order sooner rather than later. Passports are in “unprecedented demand,” U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Thursday during a House Appropriations subcommittee budget hearing. In 2022, the State Department issued a record 22 million passports — and 2023 is “on track to break” that record, Blinken said. The U.S. State Department is fielding half a million passport applications a week, Blinken said. “That’s 30 to 40% above last year, so it’s dramatic…” -NPR

From Hollywood to Manila: Kareem Jackson Takes The Philippines Magazine International to New Heights with Two Trailblazing Movies.

But wait, we’re just getting started! Next up, we’ve got “Flippin’ The Philippines,” a heartwarming comedy that’s gonna leave you in stitches and uplift your soul.
This one’s all about three Angels swooping down to surprise struggling single moms and underprivileged families in the Philippines.

They ain’t just playing around – these Angels got the skills to transform businesses, train staff, secure investors, and send the owners to business class.

Talk about a glow up!

Kareem Jackson leads the charge as the visionary and fundraiser, Raymond Gorospe brings the emotions, and MJ Lopez is the ultimate motivator.

Get ready for tear-jerking moments and a celebration of entrepreneurship and the blessings of life like you’ve never seen before!

And here’s the kicker – while you’re indulging in these epic movies, you’ll also be getting an eye-opening glimpse into the magnificent beauty of the Philippines. It’s not just about the riveting storylines; it’s a showcase of the finest product placements money can buy.

From the airline sponsor to the new Philippines airport landing, from the luxurious resorts they stay at to the delectable cuisine they savor, and from the stylish clothes they rock to the sleek cars they drive, these movies are the epitome of super product placement.

Prepare to be wowed!

Now, let’s drop some knowledge on you.
We all know the game has changed. Since the days of Donald Trump’s presidency, since the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement, and since the confines of COVID-19 lockdowns, the number of Americans seeking a passport has skyrocketed.

The burning desire to explore new horizons, escape the everyday grind, and embrace a fresh start has never been stronger, especially among black and lower-middle-class Americans.

Kareem Jackson knows this, and he’s here to guide them on their transformative journey.

With his finger on the pulse of cultural shifts and societal yearnings, Kareem Jackson is the beacon of hope for those seeking liberation from the mundane.

Through his partnership with The Philippines Department of Tourism, he’s creating a gateway to a new world, where Americans can find solace, adventure, and a renewed sense of purpose.

Lights, Laughter, and Legacy: Kareem Jackson’s Epic Films Showcasing the Heart and Soul of the Philippines.

From the moment you step foot on that plane sponsored by United Airlines, you’ll feel the excitement coursing through your veins.

As you touch down in the Philippines, greeted by a state-of-the-art all-new airport, you’ll know that you’ve arrived at the ‘gateway to paradise’.

The luxurious host location resorts will embrace you in their opulent embrace, offering a slice of heaven amidst breathtaking landscapes.

Every delectable bite of Filipino cuisine will awaken your taste buds, introducing you to a world of flavors you’ve never experienced before.

And as you cruise through the vibrant streets, real life Philippines neighborhood barangays, basking in the sun-soaked glory, you’ll understand why the Philippines has become the ultimate escape for those seeking a new beginning.


Kareem Jackson, the visionary extraordinaire, has masterfully woven these elements into the fabric of his movies. It’s not just entertainment; it’s a tantalizing invitation to embark on an unforgettable journey through the enchanting Philippines. So get ready, because Kareem Jackson is about to revolutionize the way you see the world, one cinematic masterpiece at a time.

Prepare to be captivated, inspired, and transported to a world where dreams come true and the possibilities are limitless. Stay tuned for the premieres of “Passport Bros…The Movie. Kings Landing Philippines” and “Flippin’ The Philippines” as Kareem Jackson takes you on an exhilarating ride you won’t want to miss.

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As we embark on this exhilarating journey, we recognize the incredible talents and collaborations that have made these films possible.

Kareem Jackson, the visionary executive producer and actor, joins forces with co-producer Joel Tiongson and The Tiongson Group, as well as the remarkable co-producers and co-actors Raymond Gorospe and MJ Lopez.

Exciting talks are also underway with The GWARD Inc. Studios, renowned for their expertise in high-end CG animation, live action production, and visual effects for films.

These discussions aim to bring in some of their esteemed former collaborators, sponsors, and affiliates, including the likes of the US Embassy, Coca Cola, Pepsi, SM Markets, US Aid, Hooters, Buffalo Wild Wings, AT&T, Sprint (now T-Mobile), Lexus, Cadillac, Porsche, local and US liquor companies, and many more.

For project management and advertising inquiries, please contact Advertising@ThePhilippinesMagazine.com.
Together, we are creating a cinematic experience that will leave an indelible mark on the world.
Furthermore, we invite you to be part of this extraordinary project.

Not only are these films a destination in themselves, but they also offer incredible opportunities for product placement and brand integration. We have already received immense interest from local celebrities eager to join the cast, as well as municipalities across the Philippines that want to be part of this grand showcase.

It’s a testament to the widespread excitement and anticipation surrounding these groundbreaking movies. If you’re a local celebrity or represent a municipality interested in being part of this extraordinary project, we would love to hear from you.

Together, let’s create an unforgettable cinematic experience that showcases the synergy of our cultures, as well as, the beauty, talent, and diversity of the Philippines and its people.

Hold up, y’all!
We got some mind-blowing stats and data to back up this groundbreaking moment!

Picture this:

Kareem Jackson, a BLACK AMERICAN executive producing and acting in not one, but TWO game-changing movies set in THE PHILIPPINES! And guess what? This ain’t just about Hollywood glitz and glamour. It’s about real impact!

Did you know that in the past few years alone, the number of black Americans obtaining passports has skyrocketed by a staggering 20%, reflecting a growing desire for global exploration and cultural exchange?

But that’s not all! Let’s talk about the cultural impact. Black American and Filipino cultures have left an undeniable mark on the world, influencing music, fashion, and entertainment.

The Blasian fusion of these vibrant cultures has given rise to a unique and powerful force that resonates across the globe. Black Americans have contributed significantly to the entertainment industry, creating iconic music, films, and fashion trends that have inspired millions.

When we bring together the creative genius of Kareem Jackson alongside the immense talent of his co-stars, Raymond Gorospe and MJ Lopez, it’s a match made in cinematic heaven. These exceptional individuals embody the richness and diversity of Black American and Filipino culture, showcasing their unique ‘mature’ perspectives and experiences.

And let’s not forget the impact of Black American and Filipino tourism markets.

Black American travelers spend an estimated $109 billion annually on travel, seeking authentic, racism-free experiences, mental-health retreats and hiatus, medical and cosmetic tourism needs, and connections with different cultures.

Meanwhile, the Philippines has become a sought-after destination for travelers and savvy entrepreneurs worldwide, with its stunning landscapes, warm hospitality, English-speak, and vibrant cultural heritage.
The collision of these two incredible cultures creates an electrifying fusion that’s set to captivate audiences like never before.

So get ready to witness history in the making as Kareem, Raymond, and MJ take the stage, amplifying the voices of Blacks, Americans and Filipinos, and showcasing the beauty and richness of their cultures.
This is more than just a movie, folks.

This is a celebration, a cultural revelation that will leave an everlasting impact on the hearts and minds of audiences worldwide. Buckle up, because this cinematic journey is about to redefine the possibilities of storytelling, culture, and unity!

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