This 2018, we had a lot of celebrities who decided to take a jump from their network over to another. Some of which are quite controversial and made a lot of noise this year.
Here are the Celebrity Network Transfers to ABS-CBN of 2018.
From Kapuso To Kapamilya
After his contract expired last March 2018, he decided to go freelancing and starred in the LizQuen fantasy series “Bagani”.
She officially transferred to the Kapamilya Network after signing a deal with ABS-CBN on April 2018. She will star in the upcoming drama “The General’s Daughter” starring Angel Locsin.
She currently appears in the long running prime-time series, “FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano”.
He was announced to be the leading man of Primetime Queen Judy Ann Santos in her comeback teleserye “Starla” last July 2018. It would be Raymart’s first ever drama series on ABS-CBN after 19 years of working with GMA.
He became part of the GMA teleserye “Onanay” before it was announced in August that he will be part of the afternoon drama “Kadenang Ginto”.
Kempee De Leon
Keempee de Leon attended the story conference of ABS-CBN’s upcoming drama series, “Nang Ngumiti Ang Langit” on October 2018, marking his return to the Kapamilya network, after working with GMA-7 for almost 16 years.
The whole showbiz industry was rocked after the Asia’s Songbird Regine Velasquez officially transferred to ABS-CBN and signed a two-year contract on October 17, 2018, confirming the rumors of her joining her husband Ogie Alcasid, in the Kapamilya Network.
It was also the most controversial and most talked-about network transfer in the local showbiz scene this year.
One of the winners of the 2015 GMA-7 reality competition “To The Top“, Miko Manguba recently signed a recording deal with ABS-CBN’s Star Music on December 13, 2018.
Kiko Estrada shocked the fans when he attended the story conference of upcoming ABS-CBN series “Project Kapalaran” because he was supposed to be part of a GMA Network teleserye also slated for 2019. He’s also an upcoming Star Cinema movie with Joshua Garcia and Julia Barretto titled “Block Z.” It’s scheduled in April 2019 but it got pushed back because of their teleserye.
He was last seen in GMA Network’s “My Guitar Princess” and his network contract with GMA Network ended last October.