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No immediate replacement for ‘Wowowillie’–TV5 exec

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Currently focused on strengthening its primetime and weekend programming, TV5 is in no hurry to replace Willie Revillame’s “Wowowillie,” which will air its final episode on Saturday.

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Hunk shows true colors abroad

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Years in the closet have taken their toll on Handsome Actor. Whenever HA goes abroad, he lets loose, indulging in forbidden pleasures that he cannot enjoy back home.

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HEARD: Willie R template

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After watching the much-ballyhooed Vice Ganda “apology” to Jessica Soho, scriptwriter-actress Bibeth Orteza quipped on Facebook: “Willie Revillame comes in many forms.” A former media director of feminist group Gabriela, Orteza has consistently protested all forms of violence against women and performed in Eve Ensler’s “The Vagina Monologues” several times.

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Willie Revillame’s woes over ‘macho dancing’ kid continue

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After two years, controversy still hounds TV host Willie Revillame over a gameshow episode that turned a tearful six-year-old boy into a reluctant “macho dancer.’’

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MTRCB pleased with CA ruling

Cahirman Eugenio Villareal of the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board on the Court of Appeals’ decision upholding the MTRCB’s one-month suspension in 2011 imposed on TV5 host Willie Revillame’s show for its episode in which a 6-year-old boy was cajoled into dancing like a lusty macho dancer: “The MTRCB is pleased with the (CA’s) decision to suspend the show. We continue to campaign for a TV industry that is child-sensitive and child-friendly.” Marinel R. Cruz

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Kapatid wishes Willie well

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Tuesday afternoon, “Wowowillie” host-producer Willie Revillame announced his retirement from the noontime show in mid-October this year due to “personal” reasons.   Few hours after, TV5 issued this statement: “We respect [his] decision [and] wish him well in his new pursuits.”   All these came about following rumors that TV5 was not renewing Revillame’s contract [...]

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MTRCB thumbs up CA’s decision on Revillame case

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The Movie, Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB) expressed its delight over the Court of Appeals’ decision affirming their one-month suspension in 2011 imposed on the show of controversial TV host Willie Revillame.

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CA slams Revillame as it affirms show suspension over boy’s lusty dance

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Calling its host “insensitive,” the Court of Appeals upheld the decision of the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB) when it suspended TV5’s “Willing Willie” for a month over its episode in which a 6-year-old boy was cajoled into dancing like a lusty macho dancer.

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TV5 wishes Willie Revillame ‘well in new pursuits’

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Following Willie Revillame’s announcement of retiring in October this year due to “personal” reasons, TV5 issued a statement on Tuesday wishing him well in “his new pursuits.”

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Willie Revillame to retire in October; staff supportive of decision

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After announcing his decision to retire starting October this year during the Tuesday edition of “Wowowillie,” the staff of Willie Revillame stated on Tuesday afternoon their full support for the famous millionaire-TV host.

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‘Wowowillie’ in hot water once more

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BLAME it on the scorching summer temperature. For the second time in two months, controversial TV host Willie Revillame found himself in hot water, with his noontime show on Monrday slapped a rating of Strong Parental Guidance, or SPG, by the review board, for an episode that showed a female dancer named Charm wearing a “skimpy costume” that resulted in “excessive flesh exposure.”

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Heard: Ethel Booba still miffed

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Ethel Booba is not ready to make nice with Willie Revillame. “I was really hurt by what he did. When I was working with him, I would often cry because of his jokes.” Bandera

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