Why GMA Network’s “The Cure” Failed To Infect Pinoy Audiences

“The Cure” is GMA’s latest show to be pitted against ABS-CBN’s long-running teleserye “Ang Probinsyano”. Despite being the first Filipino zombie-themed series on television, “The Cure” still failed to capture the attention of most audiences of local Primetime. “The Cure” is GMA Network’s latest show to be pitted against ABS-CBN’s long-running teleserye “FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano”. The said ABS-CBN action series has been airing since September 28, 2015, for 5 seasons and a total of 600+ episodes. On the other hand, GMA Network has been trying …

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Suzette Doctolero shares why she remains critical on Philippine culture portrayal

Suzette Doctolero has a cultural advocacy which she shows through series like Encantadia, Amaya and, etc. A netizen recently slammed Suzette on criticizing Bagani. She explained why she remains critical on shows portraying Philippine culture.  Suzette Doctolero remains one of the most influential people who criticize the portrayal of the Philippine culture on television. In a recent Twitter exchange, RS Mallari slammed Suzette on criticizing ABS-CBN shows mainly epicserye Bagani. Suzette revealed why she remains critical on shows portraying Philippine culture. Recently, Suzette slammed the writers of Bagani on the distortion …

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‘Encantadia’ or ‘Bagani’: Who has Better Transformation Gimmicks?

Both ‘Encantadia’ and ‘Bagani’ have created their respective following and their share of bashing; but let us alone focused on the part where the heroes and the heroines get their transformations from ‘who’ they are in their ‘worlds’ to be the ‘individuals’ that they are destined to be with powers and more. Let me talk about ‘Encantadia’ first. Since this was the hit that GMA ‘Kapuso’ Network had back in 2005 with 160 episodes and had a sequel-prequel titled ‘Etheria’ and went on to have …

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Iza Calzado refuses to answer anything “Darna” related

Iza Calzado doesn’t want to answer questions about Darna. She also requested people to ask Liza Soberano or Star Cinema instead of her. She revealed that she will have a new project with the original Sang’gres. Iza Calzado didn’t want to answer any question regarding upcoming super-heroine Darna which stars Liza Soberano as the titular character. The said film will also be under the direction of Erik Matti. Rumors suggest that Iza plays an important role as people can see her training with Liza. Iza encouraged the …

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Iza Calzado reveals movie with original “Encantadia” Sang’gres now in the works

Sunshine Dizon, Iza Calzado, Karylle and Diana Zubiri will star in a movie soon. Director Mark Reyes will handle and direct the said movie. Iza revealed that the other three will be at her wedding late this year with Ben Wintle. Iza Calzado recently clarified that the 2005 GMA fantaserye Encantadia has nothing to do with the movie project which will star the original Sang’gres, Sunshine Dizon, Karylle and Diana Zubiri. Sunshine used to play Pirena while Iza used to portray Amihan. Karylle used to play …

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Will Winwyn Marquez transfer to ABS-CBN?

Reigning Reina Hispanoamericana 2017 Teresita Ssen “Winwyn” Marquez contract with GMA Network already expired in February 2018. The 25-year old actress-beauty queen receives offers from a rival network. Will stay Kapuso or transfer to Kapamilya network? Rumors spread like fire that the reigning Reina Hispanoamericana 2017 Teresita Ssen “Winwyn” Marquez will transfer to ABS-CBN. The 25-year old actress-beauty queen’s contract with GMA Network already expired last February 15. In an interview of PEP.ph with Arnold Vegafria, her manager, there is still no final decision about what …

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Rocco Nacino wishes for another action TV project

Rocco Nacino wished he could do another action TV series. He would also want to incorporate his expertise in martial arts to acting. He also recently announced who his new love is.  After his television series Haplos, Rocco Nacino wishes he could star in another action series like Encantadia. He admitted that he missed doing the preparations for an action scene. He also thinks he can capitalize on an action-drama. However, Rocco also added that he would want to do something different. Rocco said that he could …

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Enrique Gil answers comparison of “Bagani” to GMA Network’s “Encantadia”

Kapamilya actor Enrique Gil reacted on the comparison of his upcoming series “Bagani” to Kapuso Network’s hit telefantasya “Encantadia.” The 25-year old actor revealed that ABS-CBN has been working the series for a long time already. Upcoming ABS-CBN telefantasya “Bagani” is already making noise as it is being compared to the most successful fantasy series in the Philippines, “Encantadia.” One of the lead stars, Enrique Gil reacted on the comparison of the two epic-seryes from rival networks. In an interview with PEP.ph, the Kapamilya actor …

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Will Ruru Madrid’s new show “Sherlock Jr.” put a good fight with “FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano?”

Kapuso network is set to air “Sherlock Jr.” starring Ruru Madrid to compete with “FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano.” Will the 20-year old actor be an effective rival to Coco Martin? This coming January 29, 2018, GMA Network will test the star power of the Kapuso actor Ruru Madrid on his upcoming series “Sherlock Jr.” The 20-year old award-winning actor will compete head-to-head with the Philippine Primetime King, Coco Martin. Meanwhile, “Sherlock Jr.” will feature Gabbi Garcia, Janine Gutierrez, Andre Paras, Alyana Asistio, Matt Evans, Tonton Gutierrez, Rochelle Barrameda, …

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GMA Network’s zombie-themed series “The Cure” starts shooting

Upcoming Kapuso zombie-themed teleserye “The Cure” started rolling under Direk Mark Reyes. “Encantadia” and “My Korean Jagiya” director shared photos during their first taping day. GMA Network started shooting for their upcoming zombie-themed teleserye starring Jennylyn Mercado and Tom Rodriguez. The “Encantadia” and “My Korean Jagiya” director Mark Reyes shared photos during their first taping day for the said series. On the Instagram account of Direk Mark, he gave some snippets for the upcoming science fiction series. “The devil is in the details. #thecure#day2 #gmanetwork,” he wrote …

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