ABS-CBN Official Statement Regarding MTRCB Decision on “It’s Showtime”


In a hotly debated news, the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB) rejected ABS-CBN’s motion for reconsideration regarding the controversial incident on the noontime show “It’s Showtime.” This pertains to the actions of the show’s prominent hosts, Vice Ganda, and Ion Perez, in the “Isip Bata” segment of the program. Yesterday, the MTRCB’s … Read more

Marvin Agustin Opens Up About His Absence from Jolina’s Wedding

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Actor and chef Marvin Agustin once again graced the morning talk show “Magandang Buhay” on ABS-CBN last Tuesday, July 18. It seemed that the spark and ‘kilig’ factor between him and Jolina Magdangal were still very much present as they playfully bantered with each other. Jolina Magdangal and Marvin Agustin celebrated the 25th anniversary of … Read more

Ogie Diaz Flags Marcoleta Over Call to Probe ABS-CBN, TV5 Deal

Ogie Diaz Reacts to Appeal of Marcoleta to Probe ABS-CBN, TV5 Deal Showbiz columnist and talent manager Ogie Diaz flags the call of Rodante Marcoleta to probe the ABS-CBN and TV5 deal. The talent agent sent a tweet to the SAGIP party list representative in response to the lawmaker’s intention to probe into the affiliation … Read more

Jay Sonza Says Congress “Ginawang “T*nga” by ABS-CBN, TV5

Congress “Ginawang “T*nga” by ABS-CBN, TV5 Networks, Jay Sonza Claims Veteran journalist Jay Sonza claimed that the congress of the Philippines “ginawang t*nga” by network giants ABS-CBN and TV5. Jay Sonza, a former Kapamilya broadcaster, disagrees with the partnership between ABS-CBN and the TV5 network. Sonza responded to a quote card from Gamaliel Cordoba, commissioner … Read more

ABS-CBN, TV5 Join Forces after a Partnership Deal

ABS-CBN AND TV5 partnership

ABS-CBN and TV5 are Now Partners ABS-CBN and TV5 signed a multibillion investment for a collaboration after more than a year of negotiations. Executives from ABS-CBN, led by Mark Lopez, its chairman, and Manny Pangilinan, chairman of MediaQuest, the parent company of TV5, led the signing of the collaboration at the Cignal Launchpad offices in … Read more

Rodante Marcoleta Wants to Probe ABS-CBN, TV5 Joint Venture

Rodante Marcoleta Appeals to Probe ABS-CBN, TV5 Joint Venture SAGIP party-list representative Rodante Marcoleta wants ABS-CBN and TV5 networks joint venture to be investigated. In his interview, Marcoleta recommended looking into the reported united effort between TV 5 and ABS-CBN, two of the largest networks in the nation. Marcoleta requested that the Philippine Competition Commission … Read more

President Duterte Admits Using “Presidential Powers” Against ABS-CBN

President Duterte Admits Using “Presidential Powers” to Shut Down ABS-CBN RODRIGO DUTERTE – The outgoing president admitted that he used his “presidential powers” to shut down the ABS-CBN network. Duterte emphasized that he prevented the largest network in the nation from receiving a new franchise in 2020 by using his executive authority in Congress. Duterte … Read more

PCOO Denies Involvement In Shared Post On ABS-CBN Legal Situation

PCOO Secretary Martin Andanar

PCOO denied involvement in a post shared on its official Facebook page, saying that it was “done without the usual vetting process” of its office. The Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) denied involvement in a certain post shared on its official Facebook page wherein the said post was filled with false information about the ABS-CBN … Read more

Netizens Slam TV Patrol for Focusing More on Barretto Clan

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Netizens slammed TV Patrol, an ABS-CBN news program, for having longer airtime on the Barretto Clan fights for days. Many shared their feedback online. The conflict between the Barrettos went viral even more on social media platforms after TV Patrol interviewed Marjorie. It all started during the wake of Miguel Alvir Barretto, the father of … Read more

ABS-CBN Franchise: Kapamilya Network Sees Hope Due To This

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The issue of ABS-CBN franchise saw new hope due to this reason New hope is found regarding the issue of ABS-CBN franchise because of this particular reason. The Kapamilya network became the talk of the town these past few weeks when PAGCOR official Jimmy Bondoc’s post about it went controversial. Amid the franchise issue, Kapamilya … Read more