AGB Nielsen: NUTAM TV Ratings – February 13 – 15, 2017 | “Wildflower” and “The Better Half” debut strong; “FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano” and “Encantadia” still on tug-o-war for primetime crown

Newest Kapamilya teleseryes fairing good in ratings game and rival evening programs still on switching mode for primetime leadership. ABS-CBN’s latest teleserye “Wildflower” and “The Better Half” were off to a good start penetrating the upper bracket of daytime rankings. Based on the latest AGB Nielsen NUTAM survey for February 13 – 15, 2017, “Wildflower” which debuted on Monday February 13 registered at number 4 with 13.2%, just 0.3% less than timeslot rival “Wowowin” which is on 3rd place with 13.5%. “Wildflower” is Maja Salvador’s comeback primetime …

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AGB Nielsen: NUTAM TV Ratings – February 11 & 12, 2017 | “It’s Showtime” jumps to daytime number 2; “Your Face Sounds Familiar: Kids” still unbeatable on primetime weekend

One Kapamilya program inching closer to the top and another one consistently unbeatable on its primetime spot. “It’s Showtime” is slowly getting closer to the top of daytime programming while YFSF Kids still unbeaten on primetime, that is according to the latest AGB Nielsen NUTAM survey for February 11 and 12, 2017. After trailing behind its direct competitor “Eat Bulaga!”, “It’s Showtime” is now inching closer as it took the number 2 spot on Saturday February 11. The Kapamilya noontime show which is normally under …

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AGB Nielsen: NUTAM TV Ratings – February 9 & 10, 2017 | “Doble Kara” wins finale episode; “FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano,” “Encantadia” switch primetime leadership

ABS-CBN’s long-running afternoon soap winning finale episode and two rival primetime programs switching sit at the throne. “Doble Kara” flew high on its farewell episode as it beats competition. In the latest figures from AGB Nielsen NUTAM survey for February 9 and 10, 2017, “Doble Kara” ended its run on a high note winning its timeslot over rival program “Hahamakin Ang Lahat”. The Julia Montes led afternoon teleserye edged its Kapuso rival by 1.9% on its finale episode Friday February 10, 15.9% to 14.0%. “Doble Kara” …

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AGB Nielsen: NUTAM TV Ratings – February 6 – 8, 2017 | “Ika-6 Na Utos” holds on to daytime number 1; “Encantadia” continues to rule primetime

Kapuso shows stay on their respective thrones. In the latest numbers from AGB Nielsen NUTAM survey for February 6 – 8, 2017, Kapuso shows both on daytime and primetime boards have retained their respective leadership status. For daytime, Kapuso afternoon drama “Ika-6 Na Utos” remained the number 1 program besting yet again former consistent leader “Eat Bulaga!”. The Sunshine Dizon-Gabby Concepcion led soap scored an average of 18.5% for the 3-day survey period; 19.9% on Monday, 18.0% on Tuesday and 17.6% on Wednesday. This is …

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Marian Rivera at the 555 Tuna launching | © Mc Richard Paglicawan

Marian Rivera set for a grand return on prime time this 2017

Kapuso Primetime Queen Marian Rivera is coming back on prime time soon! On her Instagram account, Rivera revealed that she had had meeting with GMA executives Vice President for Drama Redgie Magno, Senior Vice President for Entertainment Lilybeth Rasonable, Assistant Vice President for Drama Cheryl Ching-Sy, and her manager Rams David. Rivera teased her fans that she will finally return to GMA’s Telebabad block soon. She wrote in the caption: “Thank you to my GMA Family who always comes up with so many wonderful offers/projects …

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AGB Nielsen: NUTAM TV Ratings – February 1 – 3, 2017 | “Ika-6 Na Utos” takes daytime lead; “Encantadia” remains primetime leader

Kapuso afternoon drama breaking daytime tradition and primetime counterpart continues domination. GMA Network’s afternoon drama “Ika-6 Na Utos” broke tradition as it soars to the number 1 spot of daytime rankings. In the latest AGB Nielsen NUTAM survey for February 1-3, 2017, “Ika-6 Na Utos” demoted longtime leader “Eat Bulaga!” to the second position. “Ika-6 Na Utos” took all the days in the survey period with 16.6%, 17.0% and 16.6% ratings respectively. Former leader “Eat Bulaga!” oh the other hand have to settle in number 2 …

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Rochelle Pangilinan reacts to Aljur Abrenica’s “mayabang” statement

“Siguro mag-focus na lang (si Aljur) sa baby nila at kung paano magiging) happy si Kylie. Mas maganda na doon na lang (s’ya) mag-focus,” Rochelle Pangilinan chided about Aljur’s statement regarding “Encantadia’s” ratings. In one of PEP.ph’s interviews with Aljur Abrenica, the Kapuso actor stated that Kylie Padilla’s pregnancy is being used indirectly to promote GMA series “Encantadia,” where Pangilinan plays the antagonist role. Abrenica stated in a previous PEP.ph interview, “I’ve read several articles, di ba? Sadly, nangyayari siya. Ginagamit ‘yung sitwasyon niya, ‘yung …

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Glaiza de Castro, emotional while taping recent episodes of “Encantadia”

“Encantadia” star Glaiza de Castro admitted on her interview that she and her fellow “Encantadia” stars have no idea what will happen after the shocking episode last week. “Kahit kami nakabitin eh. Hindi mo alam kung intentional ba yun ni Ms. Suzette na hindi kami bigyan ng script,” she said in her interview with Pep.ph. Suzette Doctolero is the creator and headwriter of the GMA telefantasya hit. Asked about the updates on “Encantadia,” the actress admitted, “Hindi namin alam kung ano ang mangyayari. “Kahit kami, usap-usapan …

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“Encantadia” director reacts to a leaked BTS photo

Fans of the epic telefantasya were saddened by the news that Kylie Padilla’s character will die in the series. GMA Network has also invited Kapuso fans to watch telefantasya as one of the Sang’gres will die sooner or later. Until one “disrespectful guest,” according to Encantadia director Mark Reyes, has leaked the behind-the-scenes photo. The casts of the series can be seen mourning over someone. What is more intriguing about the photo is that the three Sang’gres are present except Amihan, the character of Padilla. …

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Julia Montes to leave ABS-CBN?

Rumors of Julia Montes’ transfer to GMA Network becomes a hot topic in social media. According to some reports circulating on Social Media and some other blogs, the Kapamilya star will not renew her contract on ABS-CBN as she will transfer to GMA Network after the end of her afternoon series “Doble Kara,” to do her dream role — to be a queen in a series.   Kylie Padilla as Amihan has already left “Encantadia” last Friday and some netizens have claimed that Amihan will resurrect …

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