Before ‘Kara Mia,’ there were 21 other weird characters on local TV

Before there was Kara Mia, there were many other weird characters that came to life on our local television screens before LionhearTV lists down the Top 21 weirdest characters from local television GMA Network’s fantasy series ‘Kara Mia’ is currently making waves, after its debut last February 18, 2019 on the network’s Telebabad line up replacing Cain at Abel. Originally entitled Ang Dalawang Mukha ni Guadalupe, it stars Barbie Forteza and Mika Dela Cruz as the titular characters, having two faces sharing one body: Kara …

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Derek Ramsay wants to give his best to GMA Network

Derek Ramsay wants to give his best to his new home – GMA Network The new Kapuso actor owes his acting skills to ABS-CBN and TV5 and wants to share it with GMA Network Derek is sure that his 6-year girlfriend, Joanne Villablanca, is ‘the one’ “I want to give GMA the best of Derek Ramsay!” Derek Ramsay will soon appear on TV screens with his first-ever project with GMA Network entitled ‘The Better Woman,’ which is a drama series he top-bills alongside Andrea Torres. …

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Derek Ramsay officially signs contract with GMA Network

Derek Ramsay is now officially a GMA Network artist After staying with TV5 for six years, he is transferring to another network and it will be on the GMA Network Derek is officially having a contract signing with the GMA Network and is speculated to star in an upcoming Kapuso Network TV series Actor Derek Ramsay was previously anticipated to transfer networks when he revealed that he has campaign projects lined up. Although he assured that he would be seen on TV, he never confirmed …

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ABS-CBN reveals ‘Idol Philippines’ judges; receives mixed reactions

The Idol franchise in the Philippines has been homed in its third Network now From TV5 to GMA Network and now in ABS-CBN Finally, the Network revealed who’s joining Regine Velasquez in the panel of judges after speculations and discussions on who’s going to be part of the show. On February 26 during ‘TV Patrol,’ ABS-CBN revealed who’s joining the panel of judges in the search for ‘Idol Philippines.’ After making history in their three-day concert at the Araneta Coliseum, real-life friends – Asia’s Songbird …

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Kim Domingo turns down another GMA Network offer

Kim Domingo plays a supporting role in the GMA Telebabad series, ‘TODA One I Love’ According to sources, she backed out from the upcoming TV series, ‘Stolen’ This is not the first time that Kim was replaced in a project Kim Domingo is currently playing a supporting comedic role in GMA Telebabad’s ‘TODA One I Love.’ According to sources, she recently backed out from the upcoming TV series ‘Stolen’ because she’s reluctant to play the role. This is not the first time that she has …

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NEWS5 Launches ‘Tol Wag Troll, Respeto Lang’ Campaign

For 2019, the news organization once again chose an innovative and trailblazing route to come up with its electoral advocacy campaign as part of Bilang Pilipino. The relative anonymity of the internet, empowered netizens to express themselves in the most inhuman way possible. In 2016, NEWS5 broke away from the usual reporting style by launching the highly entertaining “B.A.Y.A.W. for President” election advocacy campaign starring comedian Jun Sabayton. A series of vignettes in which fictional events were presented to create a parody of sorts highlighting …

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AksyonTV rebrands to 5 Plus; extreme sports and eSports shows coming up

AksyonTV by TV5 rebrands to “5 Plus”. The new and improved channel will now feature extreme sports and eSports. Common Philippine sports such as basketball and volleyball will continue to air. Channel 5’s sister channel, AksyonTV, rebrands to “5 Plus” channel featuring more than news and sports. The new 5 Plus will also be airing eSports tournaments soon. President and CEO of TV5 Vincent Reyes announced, “We are so excited to launch 5 Plus with our goal of serving atypical sports content that don’t usually …

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House of Representatives approvees TV5 franchise extension; ABS-CBN franchise renewal still pending

House of Representative approved TV5 franchise extension under Bill No. 8630. The bill extended the network’s franchise for another 25 years. ABS-CBN’s Bill No. 4349, which also sought to extend the franchise for another 25 years, is still pending in Congress. The House of Representatives approved the legislative franchise extension of ABC Development Corp., currently known as TV5 Network Inc., on November 4. With 207 affirmative votes and one negative vote, the House issued Bill no. 8630 which stated the extension of the broadcast operations …

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Filipino Broadcast Executives featured in Singapore Leaders’ Summit

Filipino Broadcast Executives featured in Singapore Leaders’ Summit The Singapore Media Festival will run from November 28 to December 9, 2018 The biggest network executives in the Philippines are on the spotlight as they come together to share their insights on the country’s media and entertainment industry during the Asia TV Forum & Market (ATF)’s Leaders’ Summit. The event, which centers on the theme “The Next New,” focuses on discovering the latest trends and addressing the creative challenges in Asia’s entertainment content industry. Said panel …

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Here Are 22 Artists Who Had Controversial Network Transfers

Certain celebrities would change their paths to have a fresh start. Some decisions bring consequences in their lives. Some choices lead them back to where they belong. LionhearTV listed down actors am actresses (in no particular order) who transferred from one TV station (ABS-CBN, GMA Network and TV5) to another. 1. Aiai delas Alas After two decades of being a Kapamilya star, Comedy Queen Aiai delas Alas left ABS-CBN. She went back to GMA Network where she currently hosts Sunday PinaSaya and became one of …

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