Several Kapamilya and Kapatid personalities warmly welcomed the historic joint venture between broadcast giants ABS-CBN and TV5.
On Thursday, August 11, ABS-CBN and TV5 signed a partnership deal, expected to shake up the Philippine TV landscape.
ABS-CBN and TV5 executives were present to seal the agreement to bring more airtime and much-wider audience reach for Kapamilya shows and programs.
In a tweet, ABS-CBN News reporter Anjo Bagaiosan shared the old logo of TV5, formerly ABC5, which resembles the colors of ABS-CBN logo, and insinuated that somehow the deal was destined to happen.
Well whaddya know. Looks like we just did. 🔴💚💙
(From an idea by @KapamilyaTVfan) pic.twitter.com/1cIQLdsp4g
— Anjo Bagaoisan (@anjo_bagaoisan) August 11, 2022
Teleradyo news anchor Rica Lazo also tweeted, “Kapamilya. Kapatid. Iisa.”
Kapamilya. Kapatid. Iisa. https://t.co/a9eH7GilcS
— Rica Lazo (@_ricalazo) August 11, 2022
Former ABS-CBN sports anchor and now TV5 broadcaster Gretchen Ho, meanwhile, proudly shared a news clip of her report about the deal between the Kapamilya ang Kapatid network.
“Ang Kapatid ay Kapamilya” ABS-CBN invests in TV5 in a landmark deal to deliver quality content to its viewers in entertainment, news and sports. #FrontlineSaUmaga First to report this on @TV5manila. How providential”
“Ang Kapatid ay Kapamilya”
ABS-CBN invests in TV5 in a landmark deal to deliver quality content to its viewers in entertainment, news and sports. #FrontlineSaUmaga
— Gretchen (@gretchenho) August 11, 2022
ABS-CBN Chief Financial Risk officer also took to twitter to shared the quote art cards of ABS-CBN executives Mark Lopez, Carlo Katigbak and TV5’s Manny V. Pangilinan regarding the joint venture deal.
— Raymund Miranda (@RaymundTMiranda) August 11, 2022
ANC News Anchor Karmina Constantino, on the other hand, said, “A new day has come” for former rivals and now allies, ABS-CBN and TV5.
A new day has come. https://t.co/rmqD48yh5f
— Karmina Constantino-Torres (@ConstantKC) August 11, 2022
Kapamilya celebrity host Bianca Gonzales also shared the executives quote art cards with the caption: “In the service of the Filipino, we remain (red, green, blue heart emojis)”
In the service of the Filipino, we remain ❤️💚💙 pic.twitter.com/4nlBnBi8RU
— Bianca Gonzalez (@iamsuperbianca) August 11, 2022
Meanwhile, the whole family of It’s Showtime also shared their happiness and excitement with the historic partnership deal between ABS-CBN and TV5.
In a statement during their Thursday, August 11 episode, It’s Showtime host Vice Ganda shared the great news about the joint venture agreement between the Kapamilya and Kapatid network.
“Itodo na natin ang happiness dahil sa magandang balitang ito, mga Kapamilya at Kapatid. Kumapit kayo. Congratulations to ABS-CBN and TV5 sa bagong partnership deal!
“Napakagandang balita sa lahat ng mga Kapamilya, sa lahat ng mga Kapatid, sa lahat ng mga empleyado. Tuloy-tuloy ang pagtutulungan ng ABS-CBN at TV5 para itodo ang pagbibigay-saya sa mga manonood dahil sa partnership deal ng dalawang kompanya.
“Mas marami pang programa ang ABS-CBN na mapapanood sa TV5 at mas maraming audience ang maaabot natin nang magkakasama, Kapatid at Kapamilya.”
Vice also thanked TV5 and Mediaquest boss Manny V. Pangilinan for making the partnership deal happen.
“Thank you very much po, from the bottom of our hearts, Sir MVP, MediaQuest, and TV5. Thank you very, very much,” they said.
It’s Showtime joined the roster of Kapamilya shows airing on TV5 on July 16, 2022.