Saying that actress Sarah Lahbati had no proof she was threatened into signing a contract, the Quezon City Prosecutor’s Office dismissed the grave coercion charge she filed against seven officials and employees of TV network GMA 7, including its chair and chief executive officer Felipe Gozon.
GMA 7 chair and CEO Felipe L. Gozon clarified certain issues relating to ratings and the aborted buy-out deal with businessman Manny V. Pangilinan during the “K-Pop Christmas Party” the company hosted for entertainment writers on December 13.
A criminal complaint filed against three of its executives in connection with an episode of the program “Imbestigador,” which aired on Jan. 29, 2011, has been dismissed, GMA Network Inc. has announced.
By Bayani San Diego Jr.
The Christmas lights and decor are as vibrant and cheerful as the homeowners.
By Juan Escandor Jr.
There is room for three. This was affirmed on Friday by the top executives of the country’s three rival television networks in a historic encounter at the 22nd Philippine Ad Congress, the biennial gathering of advertisers that this year has chosen the theme “Changing the Game.”
Felipe L. Gozon, GMA 7 chair, president and CEO, on the Marian-Heart feud: “Of course, it’s not good for the station. How can it be? One of them is bound to lose if this goes on… and they’re both our talents.” Bayani San Diego Jr.