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Willie Revillame inks deal with GMA 7

By: - Reporter
/ 11:46 AM March 20, 2015
Willie Revillame is slated to make his comeback via a weekly game show on GMA 7. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Willie Revillame is slated to make his comeback via a weekly game show on GMA 7. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines–Willie Revillame is back with GMA 7.

The television host on Friday morning inked a deal with the Kapuso network for his coming weekly variety-game program “WowoWin,” according to tweets posted on GMA 7’s official Twitter account. The new show, set to air every Sunday, will be directed by Revillame’s friend Randy Santiago.

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“Dito naman talaga ako nagsimula…I’m back where I truly belong,” Revillame was quoted as saying during the contract signing, which was attended by GMA 7 chairman and CEO Felipe Gozon and other execs.

In a previous interview with the Inquirer, Lilybeth Rasonable, vice president for entertainment television group, clarified that Revillame will be a blocktimer. “His show won’t be produced by the station,” she said.

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Revillame hosted “Wowowee” on ABS-CBN from 2005 to 2010, as well as the show’s subsequent incarnations on TV5, “Willing Willie,” “Wil Time Bigtime” and “Wowowillie, from 2010 to 2013.

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