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GMA 7’s edge

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“MY DESTINY” cast (from left): Rhian Ramos, Tom Rodriguez and Carla Abellana

Teleserye buffs generally agree that, when it comes to production values, storytelling and scope, ABS-CBN drama series have an edge over the competition. But, if that’s the case, why are some GMA 7 shows able to hold their own in terms of interest value, appeal and viewership?

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It’s Tommy’s turn to go on ‘attack’ mode in ‘Mrs. Real’

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NOT EXACTLY a faithful husband, Tommy Abuel’s character makes life difficult for the lead players.

For days now, “Ang Dalawang Mrs. Real” has been upstaging the competition, due to Maricel Soriano’s character’s being on the warpath, after belatedly learning that her husband has married another woman.

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Voice Kids champ Lyca passes first acting challenge

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MALOU de Guzman (left) and Lyca Gairanod both did well in the mini-bio.

Now that “The Voice: Kids” champion Lyca Gairanod has become the toast of local show biz, producers are wondering if, like Nora Aunor before her, Lyca is not just a good singer but an all-around performer as well. Will she turn out to be a good actress?

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Adult lyrics and moves should be nixed on kiddie tilts

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TELESA de Torres wins the kiddie tilt.

The grand finals of the “i-Shine Talent Camp” kiddie discovery tilt were held last Aug. 9, with 12 finalists vying for prizes in the competition’s singing, dancing and acting and “overall” categories. The four finalist singers were mentored by Zsa Zsa Padilla, and we were pleased to see that “our” bet Telesa de Torres was adjudged best singer.

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Kids rule the roost in local drama shows

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XYRIEL Manabat. FILE PHOTO

Child characters have always figured strongly in local TV drama series “Flordeluna” had Janice de Belen and Herbert Bautista, “Anna Liza” starred Julie Vega in its title role, “Mga Batang Yagit” featured many juvenile players. However, the current TV season bids fair to end up as the most “child-friendly” (in terms of exposure) TV season of them [...]

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