By Nestor U. Torre
Of the many TV5 shows we’ve viewed in the past months, one of the most seminally potent productions is “Extreme Makeover— Home Edition.” With Paolo Bediones as its hands-on host, the weekly show aims to give a needy family … a brand new home!
By Marinel R. Cruz
TV host Willie Revillame sees nothing wrong with the attempt of business tycoon Manny Pangilinan, chair of Media Quest Holdings Inc. which owns TV5, to buy another broadcast network, specifically GMA 7. “It just means more opportunities for more artists,” Revillame told reporters.
Asked about TV5 head Manny V. Pangilinan’s (MVP) reported intent to buy GMA 7, Kapuso big boss Felipe L. Gozon said: “We are flattered by the expression of continued interest on the part of MVP. However, there has been no price offered that could form the basis of discussion between the parties.” Pangilinan’s reported response, [...]
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.”