Journey to the Top: How ABS-CBN Reclaim Its Title as the No. 1 TV Network in the Philippines

As the new millennium started in 2001, ABS-CBN immediately faced one of its biggest problems after it was seized in 1972 — economic crisis. According to the book by former ABS-CBN President and now Chief Content Officer Charo Santos-Concio, titled “My Journey: The Story of an Unexpected Leader”, the crisis had put ad minutes on a decline because advertisers had to cut down media spending. This was also the era when the Kapamilya network was losing in the ratings game to its rival network GMA-7. …

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Rosanna Roces plays viral social media sensation Nanay Estrella in “MMK”

She may be full of wit and humor on her viral Facebook posts about her conversations with her daughter, but life for Nanay Estrelita hasn’t always been good especially after she battled a a mental disorder that almost shattered her family. Watch her story to be played by Rosanna Roces in her television comeback this Saturday (May 6) in “MMK.” What Nanay Estrelita thought was just a simple “nervous breakdown” turned out to be schizophrenia, a mental disorder. With the help of the National Center …

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ABS-CBN starts airing PH Anti-Drug Advocacy

ABS-CBN has started airing their own version of Anti-Drug Advocacy initiated by President Rodrigo Duterte. The 1-minute-ad shows Kapamilya teen stars Sharlene San Pedro, Bailey May, Alexa Ilacad, Nash Aguas, Miles Ocampo, Kristel Fulgar, Ylona Garcia and Jairus Aquino calling to say no to drugs. Our President Rodrigo Duterte spoke at the end of the ad saying, “Iwasan mo ang droga. ‘Wag mong subukan. Masisira ang buhay mo at sa huli, ang bayan mo.” Press statement on ABS-CBN’s anti-drug advocacy ads.…

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JaiLene, ToMiho bring ‘kilig’ to ABS-CBN’s newest morning series “Langit Lupa”

Loveteams JaiLene (Jairus Aquino and Sharlene San Pedro) will join forces with ToMiho (Tommy Esguerra and Miho Nishida) to bring ‘kilig’ on ABS-CBN’s newest morning series “Langit Lupa” which will premiere starting this Monday (November 28). Produced by RSB Drama Unit, “Langit Lupa” will star child wonders Xia Vigor and Yesha Camile. RSB Drama Unit is the team behind hit drama series “Tubig At Langis,” “Pasion De Amor,” “Two Wives” and “Be My Lady.&#8221…

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Marco Masa, Sharlene San Pedro demonstrate helpfulness in “Wansapanataym Presents: Susi ni Sisay”

Fairy prince Chokee (Marco Masa) will use his powers to help recover Sisay’s (Sharlene San Pedro) vegetable stand and regain its customers as their adventure continues in “Wansapanataym Presents: Susi ni Sisay.” While Susan’s (Jolina Magdangal) vegetable stand continues to boom, Sisay’s stall slowly loses profit and is on the verge of closing permanently. But Chokee won’t let that happen as he will take Sisay to a place where they can buy vegetables for a much lower price. With the fairy prince’s huge help, Sisay …

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Sharlene San Pedro and Jairus Aquino make hearts melt for a sweetness overload this Valentine’s season as MYX Celebrity VJs

Sharlene San Pedro and Jairus Aquino, one of the rising Kapamilya power tandems, ditch their “Luv U” uniforms to make hearts melt for a sweetness overload this Valentine’s season as MYX Celebrity VJs for the month of February. The “Luv U” duo proves that their chemistry goes beyond the “Luv U” Academy as they showcase their hosting skills and play the coolest music videos while maintaining the kilig on MYX as Celebrity VJs. Catch #MYXCelebVJJailene play hit videos on Pop Myx on February 1-7, join …

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Sharlene San Pedro, Jairus Aquino, and Francis Magundayao face a bigger problem in “Wansapanataym Presents Si Lulu at Si Lily Liit” this Saturday

The characters of Kapamilya teen stars Sharlene San Pedro, Jairus Aquino, and Francis Magundayao face a bigger problem this Saturday (April 5) in the continuation of “Wansapanataym Presents Si Lulu at Si Lily Liit.” After running away from home, Lily (Sharlene) refuses to return to her family and finally meets Dondie (Paul Salas), the dwarf who granted the wish of her parents to have kids. In exchange for it, Dondie takes Lily to his kingdom and tells her that she will have to live with …

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Jairus Aquino, and Francis Magundayao caught in brawl over Sharlene San Pedro in “Wansapanataym Presents Si Lulu at Si Lily Liit”

The characters of Kapamilya teen stars Sharlene San Pedro, Jairus Aquino, and Francis Magundayao in “Wansapanataym Presents Si Lulu at Si Lily Liit” will be involved in a fight this Saturday (March 29) as Lulu (Sharlene) comes to her friend Adrian (Francis) and asks for his help to take Lily (also portrayed by Sharlene) back from his stepbrother Harvey (Jairus). How will the twins affect the relationship of Adrian and Harvey?  Will the two patch things up even after Harvey loses his temper and hits …

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Sharlene San Pedro to change Jairus Aquino’s life in “Wansapanataym”

Kapamilya teen stars Sharlene San Pedro and Jairus Aquino will treat TV viewers with exciting adventures and summer romance this Saturday (March 22) in the continuation of their month-long “Wansapanataym” special, which they topbill with Francis Magundayao. In the episode of ‘Si Lulu at Si Lily Liit,’ Harvey (Jairus) finally gets to know the dwarf-sized girl Lily (Sharlene) after finding her in a trash can. However, Lily asks Harvey not to bring her back to her family just yet because of the damage she has …

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Sharlene San Pedro’s friendship with Jairus Aquino and Francis Magundayao becomes deeper in “Wansapanataym”

Kapamilya teen stars Sharlene San Pedro, Jairus Aquino, and Francis Magundayao become closer this Saturday (March 15) in the continuation of their “Wansapanataym” special titled ‘Si Lulu at Si Lily Liit.’ Now that more people are starting to discover her twin’s secret, Lulu (Sharlene) decides to throw Lily (also to be portrayed by Sharlene) in a trash can because of the problems her sister is giving her. How will Lulu’s friendship with Harvey (Jairus) and Adrian (Francis) change when the two boys find out about …

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