From the radio booth to the barangay: DZMM anchors deliver Kapamilya brand of public service to communities

As he would every weekday, broadcast journalist Ted Failon reported for boardwork ‪at 8am last March 31 for his program “Failon Ngayon” on DZMM radio and TeleRadyo. The only – and big – difference in his routine that day was he and co-anchor DJ Chacha were not delivering and discussing the morning’s biggest news and issues inside a radio booth. Instead, they are in the heart of Brgy. San Dionisio in Parañaque City, face-to-face with the station’s loyal listeners and viewers in the community. Ted …

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Kaye Dacer reveals Aljur Abrenica still owes her ₱1.3 million

Kapuso couple Aljur Abrenica and Kylie Padilla will soon move to a new house. It could be remembered that Aljur pledged a house in Scout Fuentabella in Quezon City. However, according to former DZMM ‘Aksyon Lady’ Kaye Dacer, Aljur has 5-year P1.3 million balance that he should settle. Dacer is the president of 8 TriMedia Pro and the past owner of the said house. Fortunately for Aljur, Dacer shows great forbearance thus she doesn’t bother the actor to pay off his debt. “Yes, alam mo medyo sumama ang …

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DZRH suspends Mocha Uson’s program over anti-Robredo remarks

Radio station DZRH has suspended a commentary program of former sex guru and self-confessed Dutertard Mocha Uson. A DZRH personell confirmed it via Philippine Daily Inquirer and said the suspension is “indefinite.” This was after the live cursing of Mocha to Vice President Leni Robredo that roused the ire of many netizens. DZRH is operated by the Manila Broadcasting Company (MBC). Jozy Acosta-Nisperos, head of the civil society group The Silent Majority and one of the complainants, sent MBC president Ruperto Nicdao Jr. a formal …

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Netizen writes an open letter to MBC CEO over Mocha Uson’s cursing video

Not because you have the voice to speak, doesn’t mean you will abuse it. That’s the message of an open-letter written by Pinoy Ako Blog page to Fred Elizalde, Chairman and CEO of Manila Broadcasting Company (MBC). The viral open-letter is about the major cursing of blogger and former sex guru Mocha Uson to Vice President Leni Robredo through her DZRH show. “Hindi ko po alam kung ano po ang pamantayan ng DZRH sa responsible broadcasting but this video is so wrong in so many …

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After YesFM, TAG, Chico Loco to join Energy FM this May

Papa J (formerly Papa Jack) has left Love Radio already. But who would have thought that his best friend Chico Loco will be joining Energy FM too? The announcement was made during Papa J’s contract signing with Energy FM. Papa J also recalled his encounter with a DJ friend in Dubai. His friend actually congratulated him upon hearing that Papa J was moving to Energy FM. Papa J said, “Nagkita kami sa Dubai 2 weeks ago. Sabi n’ya sa’kin, ‘Congrats, there’s life after [Love Radio.]’” …

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Papa Jack expresses his gratitude on Energy FM for believing in him

Papa Jack, or Papa J rather, finally signed contracts with Energy FM on March 17. The renowned DJ will be heard on the popular station starting tomorrow, March 20. He said at the contract signing event that he is very happy to be part of Energy FM. “I want to tell everyone na ‘yung pinagdaanan ko ng tatlong buwan na makahanap ng bagong istasyon, bagong amo, bagong katrabaho… na I’m very happy. Masayang-masaya po ako.” The 36-year-old also promised he will bring back the trust …

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Papa Jack reveals the reason why he left Love Radio

At his contract signing event on March 17 that was held at PBA Café, Papa Jack, formerly Papa J (John Gemperle in real life), revealed the reason why he left Love Radio. The prominent DJ said his former radio station planned to move his program to a different time slot. “The management was supposed to move me to different time slot, which in my heart, I cannot deliver in full potential,”Papa J revealed. He also explained, “So I asked the management, ‘Sir, final na po …

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‘Very happy’ Papa Jack returns on radio via Energy FM

After leaving Love Radio, which became his home for almost 12 year, Papa Jack has finally found his new home. At his Energy FM contract signing that was held on March 17, Papa J (real name: John Gemperle), his new DJ name, said he is happy now that he is now part of Energy FM’s growing family. “Sa labing dalawang taon ko sa Love Radio… I thought I will last a lifetime kasi I just love doing what I do. “It took me couple of months …

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DZMM TeleRadyo turns 10; Julius Babao, Bernadette Sembrano bring joy and public service in first “DZMM Kapamilya Day”

Hope and joy filled a covered court in Barangay Sta. Ana, Pateros where DZMM, the flagship AM radio station of ABS-CBN, recently held the first “DZMM Kapamilya Day,” in celebration of DZMM TeleRadyo’s 10th year on television this 2017. In the first leg, Julius Babao and Bernadette Sembrano brought their “Lingkod Kapamilya sa DZMM” program on location, enabling residents to ask for help and assistance through the show. Before going live on-air, they were also able to bond with the people, who enjoyed the livelihood …

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Ivy Jane Paredes wins DZMM Global Pinoy Singing Idol tilt

Ivy Jane Paredes, a devoted mother working as an entertainer in United Arab Emirates (UAE), bested six other Overseas Filipinos (OF) who competed at DZMM’s Global Pinoy Singing Idol last February 3 at the Newport Performing Arts Theater of Resorts World Manila in Pasay City. Paredes, who first gained fame as fan favorite in United Kingdom’s “X Factor” show, sang her way to the title and the $2,500 grand prize with an average score of 93.67%, wowing distinguished judges led by “Your Face Sounds Familiar” …

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