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AGB Nielsen (Mega Manila) | Top 10 Most Watched Finale Episodes of 2016

While pilot episodes are important as it sets the tempo of the show, finales are the culmination and affirmation of the show’s whole run. It is the feather on their cap as it indicates whether a certain program hits the heart of the televiewers until the end. Finale episodes signal the shows successful run because a program with high finale ratings would only mean one thing, viewers got hooked and didn’t let go of the show from start to finish. And as we end this …

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AGB Nielsen (Mega Manila) | Top 10 Most Watched Pilot Episodes of 2016

Pilot episodes of any TV show is very important as it sets the tempo of the program for its whole duration. It can also be use to determine whether a show will have a great run or not. But first episodes are just one factor. There are shows who may not necessarily have good debuts but eventually taken the audience for a good ride and made a blast from the middle towards its finale. For 2016, Philippine Television has showcased birth and re-birth of programs that …

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Pepsi Paloma, the Eraserheads, and AlDub

Familiarity breeds contempt as the saying goes. TV viewers familiar with the popular AlDub “kalyeserye” on GMA Network’s longest-running noontime show “Eat Bulaga!” no doubt know that the series has put the show on top of the ratings game again. The droll duo of Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza has elevated the station way above the competition and has given birth to numerous copycats who hope to duplicate the successful love team. Perhaps this is the reason why bashers have resurrected the case of the …

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Fans want AlDub to star in Koreanovela remake

No one can stop the rising popularity of AlDub, the newest love team of the Kapuso network. Alden Richards and Maine “Yaya Dub” Mendoza have dominated social media since their tandem came into existence. They have definitely won the hearts of Filipinos. While waiting for the two to meet, fans have been busy doing their own version of that fateful day. The Internet is full of edited photos showing the AlDub tandem together in various poses, like almost kissing each other, hugging, and holding hands. …

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“Sunday All Stars” cast in shock after show cancelled

The stars of GMA-7’s Sunday All Stars (SAS) were shocked to learn that the musical variety show will be ending in August 2015, but they expressed confidence that the station has bigger plans for them in the future. Kylie Padilla, Jake Vargas, and Aicelle Santos couldn’t hide their sadness when they learned of the show’s demise next month. SAS premiered on July 16, 2013 to replace Party Pilipinas. “I was definitely shocked.  We had fun and enjoyed doing the show, but it’s okay if the station decides …

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“Pari Ko’y,” now in the final stage; what’s next for Dingdong Dantes?

GMA Network’s “Pari Ko’y” lead star Dingdong Dantes can now accept other projects since he is soon to finish taping his faith-serye. This religious drama series is now down to their last three (3) weeks. After serving as a parish priest of Brgy. Pinagpala, what new project is waiting for GMA’s Primetime King Dingdong Dantes? Will he be included in the pool of Kapuso artist waiting for a project? Definitely not! Dantes will be joined by other GMA 7 artist in “Kapusong Pinoy sa New …

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‘KrisJoy’ tandem halts Kristoffer Martin from gaining popularity?

Does staying in KrisJoy loveteam continue to halt the career of Kapuso actor Kristoffer Martin from gaining popularity? Others think that leaving their tandem will help both Healing Hearts leading stars to establish their name in the industry, according to Philstar news. GETTING A BREAK FROM GMA When he was asked, ‘was it too long to finally get a break from GMA?’, “Actually no,  hindi naman ako nagmamadali, e,” he said to PEP.ph. “Okay naman, mas gusto ko yung pinaghihirapan ko ito, hindi yung boom, sikat …

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GMA Network terminates Ramon Ang’s investment courtship

After San Miguel Corporation’s President and Chief Operating Officer Ramon Ang courted GMA-7 for quite a while, he was turned down just when he thought everything was sailing smooth. Since June 2014, Ang was already planning to acquire 30% minority stake of the broadcast network and it was on November 2014 that the plan was turned in papers with the GMA Network, Incorporated. Ang then claimed that his negotiation with GMA-7 is a ‘done deal’. It was only this May 2015 that GMA7 disclosed to …

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ENCANTADIA: Relive the MAGIC. Believe the FANTASY.

AVISALA, ENCANTADIKS! In it’s 10th year anniversary, we are celebrating the most loved, the grandest and the most unforgettable telefantasya on Philippine TV, ENCANTADIA. The epic series was dubbed as the most ambitious and the most expensive local tv show at the time it was aired in May 2, 2005. It launched the careers of Diana Zubiri as a wholesome actress, Karylle as a dramatic actress, Iza Calzado as a premiere leading lady and Sunshine Dizon as one if not the best bida kontrabida of …

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NUJP calls GMA Network’s mass retrenchment ‘heartless’

The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) expressed disappointment over the alleged closure of four regional offices and the laid off of hundreds of employees without sufficient warning. Mass retrenchments a callous move by Kapuso network: The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines is deeply appalled by the callous way GMA-7 is retrenching hundreds of its regional employees in the guise of the network’s “strategic streamlining” geared toward “increasing ratings and revenues.” While GMA-7 said it is not closing down any regional station, all …

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