Christian Bables

Christian Bables admits getting offers from the two giant TV networks

A big break is waiting to Christian Bables from the two of the Philippines’ biggest TV networks—ABS-CBN and GMA Network. Christian Bables has proved his acting skills when he played the role of a transsexual in the MMFF 2016 movie entry “Die Beautiful.” Bables received the Best Supporting Actor award from the MMFF awarding ceremony for his superb acting skill. After his intensive role from the MMFF film, Bables was given the opportunity to lead one of the episodes of “Magpakailanman” titled Ang Sakripisyo ng Anak. He took the …

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GMA Network employees win illegal dismissal case

The National Labor Relations Commission has just announced that the former GMA Network employees has won on their illegal dismissal case. According to Rappler, Talents Association of GMA (TAG) attorney Ricardo Lapesura stated that the NLRC ruled that the petitioners whose contracts were not renewed were illegally terminated. The decision orders the second largest network to reinstate the workers. NLRC also ruled the network to pay back the compensation equivalent to the workers’ monthly salary from the time they were dismissed until their reinstatement. TAG president Christian Cabaluna cited that …

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AGB Nielsen: NUTAM TV Ratings – January 16 & 17, 2017 | “Eat Bulaga!,” “Ika-6 Na Utos” exchange daytime leadership; “FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano” keeps primetime throne

Kapuso afternoon programs exchanging daytime crowns, Kapamilya action teleserye kept solo lead in primetime. Kapuso noontime show “Eat Bulaga!” and afternoon drama “Ika-6 Na Utos” were declared daytime leaders based on the latest AGB Nielsen NUTAM survey. In the survey covering January 16 and 17, 2017, “Eat Bulaga!” and “Ika-6 Na Utos” exchanged leadership with the former taking Monday January 16 and the latter leading on Tuesday January 17. “Eat Bulaga!” on Monday scored 14.4% to sit on the top spot while “Ika-6 Na Utos” …

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GMA Network fully supports AlDub’s first ever teleserye

GMA Network guaranteed that there will be no hindrances for the upcoming teleserye of the phenomenal love team of Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza. AlDub had already fixed their schedules before filming the scenes for the soap, Destined To Be Yours, according to GMA Vice President for Drama Production Redgie Magno. “[Maine’s management, Triple A Media] told us that they will really give time for the soap. Ganun din si Alden kasi nga gustung-gusto na naming gawin. “Mahaba na `yung pinagdaanan ng pre-production. Pinagpilian `yung …

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Kapuso Executive declares GMA Network as the “true number one TV station”

GMA Vice President for Entertainment Lilybeth Rasonable and Vice President for Corporate Affairs and Communications Angela Javier Cruz answered one of the toughest question in showbiz—which Philippine TV network is the real number one? On January 16, the GMA executives proudly proclaimed GMA Network as the “true number one TV station in the country.” They also explained the reason why AGB Neilsen is the more relevant ratings provider instead to Kantar Media. “Ang AGB Nielsen is the more popular and widely used ratings provider in …

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Kapuso Executive reacts to Mocha Uson’s proposed “No To Soft-Porn” policy

Sexy star and controversial blogger Mocha Uson shocked netizens after Communications Secretary Martin Andanar announced the lady’s inclusion as the latest board member of MTRCB. In one of her Facebook posts, Uson revealed her first mission as a board member. According to Uson, she will convince her fellow board members to block the airing of soft porns (or scenes with suggestive theme) during prime time. “Asahan n’yo po, my first mission is to not allow soft porn sa TV during primetime. Alam kong mahirap dahil isa lang …

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AGB Nielsen: NUTAM TV Ratings – January 12 – 15, 2017 | “Ika-6 Na Utos” jumps to daytime number 1; “Your Face Sounds Familiar Kids” holds-on to weekend primetime throne

Kapuso afternoon drama surging to daytime top spot and Kapamilya talent/impersonation show continues to reign primetime weekends. GMA Network’s “Ika-6 Na Utos” jumped to daytime top spot edging 2 former leaders “Eat Bulaga!” and “Wowowin.” Based on the latest AGB Nielsen NUTAM survey for the period of January 12 – 15, 2017, Kapuso afternoon soap, surged to the number 1 spot on Friday January 13 getting 16.2% ratings. The Sunshine Dizon-Gabby Concepcion led soap jumped 2 places from their number 3 ranking on Thursday January 12 with 14.5%. …

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AGB Nielsen: NUTAM TV Ratings – January 7 & 8, 2017 | “Your Face Sounds Familiar: Kids” debuts strong, dethrones weekend primetime leaders

It’s a big win for Kapamilya network on weekend primetime. ABS-CBN won bigtime as “Your Face Sounds Familiar Kids” dominate weekend primetime rankings. YFSF Kids which premiered last Saturday January 7 immediately took the primetime top spot dethroning former long time leader “Pepito Manaloto”. According to AGB Nielsen NUTAM surver for January 7 and 8, 2017, “Your Face Sounds Familiar Kids” garnered a whopping 20.8% ratings to topple consistent number 1 “Pepito Manaloto”. YFSY Kids debut episode featured the performances of Zia Vigor, Justin Alva, …

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AGB Nielsen: NUTAM TV Ratings – January 9 – 11, 2017 | “The Greatest Love” skyrocketed to daytime number 2; “Alyas Robin Hood” spoils “A Love To Last” debut

Kapamilya afternoon drama surges to an all-time high, while newly launched teleserye fails to fly. ABS-CBN afternoon drama “The Greatest Love” surged to an all-time high ratings as it climbed to the number 2 spot of the daytime ranking based on the latest AGB Nielsen NUTAM survey conducted January 9 – 11, 2017. In a riveting episode Wednesday January 11, “The Greatest Love” managed to hook televiewers to get the 15.7% ratings and land on the number 2 spot of daytime rankings. It was only 1% shy from …

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AGB Nielsen: NUTAM TV Ratings – January 2 – 6, 2017 | “The Greatest Love” overtakes “Sa Piling Ni Nanay”; “FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano,” “Encantadia” shift primetime leadership

Kapamilya afternoon drama getting ahead of its competition and rival primetime teleseryes exchanging sit on the throne. ABS-CBN’s afternoon family drama “The Greatest Love” has finally overtaken its competitor. Based on the latest NUTAM TV ratings survey conducted by AGB Nielsen from January 2 – 6, 2017, the Sylvia Sanchez led teleserye beats Kapuso counterpart “Sa Piling Ni Nanay”. “The Greatest Love” started its momentum on Wednesday January 4 when it tied with “Sa Piling Ni Nanay” on 8th spot with 11.5% ratings. It finally …

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