More Filipinos watched the five-hour premiere of TV5’s noontime show Wowowillie compared to ABS-CBN’s It’s Showtime as it captured 27.9% audience share among nationwide urban viewers , seven points higher than the competition’s 20.9%, according to the national urban TV audience measurement (NuTAM) ARIANNA overnight data of Nielsen Media Research.
A US-based arts and culture magazine has listed the Philippines’ official Oscar entry “Bwakaw” as one of this year’s “50 Best Undistributed Films of 2012” in a yearend survey of more than 120 film critics, journalists, film section editors, and past and present contributors worldwide.
Wil Time Bigtime continues to give back to it loyal viewers two years after the masses’ champ began his top-rating reality-game show last October 2010 on TV5.
TV5 finally brings the world’s biggest adventure to Philippine television with the launch of The Amazing Race Philippines, which will be hosted by actor and sportsman Derek Ramsay. Following the announcement of TV5’s franchise acquisition, excitement runs high for the show’s Filipino fans as the nine-time Emmy winner. As a matter of fact, the Philippines has always been a favorite destination of The Amazing Race franchise.
Jun Lana’s “Bwakaw” has made international headlines following the Film Academy of the Philippines’ announcement that the film about an elderly gay man in his twilight years has been selected as the country’s entry in the Best Foreign Language Film category of the 2013 Academy Awards.
Senator Teofisto “TG” Guingona III on Tuesday warned the public on the newly-passed law Republic Act 10175, otherwise known as the Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012, for it clearly suppresses the Constitutional-guaranteed freedom of speech and expression online.