GMA Network

GMA Network (Global Media Arts or simply GMA) is a major national commercial broadcast television and radio network in the Philippines. GMA Network is the flagship property of publicly traded GMA Network Inc. Its first broadcast on television was on October 29, 1961, GMA Network (formerly known as RBS TV Channel 7, GMA Radio-Television Arts then GMA Rainbow Satellite Network) is commonly signified to as the "Kapuso Network" in reference to the outline of the company’s logo. It has also been called the “Christian Network” which refers to the apparent programming during the tenure of the new management, which took over in 1974.

Tagalog language

Tagalog ) is an Austronesian language spoken as a first language by a quarter of the population of the Philippines and as a second language by the majority. Its standardized form, officially named Filipino, is the national language of the Philippines, and is one of two official languages alongside English.


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The Philippines ( or Filipinas ), officially the Republic of the Philippines, is an archipelagic country in Southeast Asia. Situated in the western Pacific Ocean, it consists of about 7,641 islands that are broadly categorized under three main geographical divisions from north to south: Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. The capital city of the Philippines is Manila and the most populous city is Quezon City, both part of Metro Manila.

Marky Cielo

He joined the cast of Sine Novela: Kaputol ng Isang Awit, which also stars Glaiza de Castro, Lovi Poe and Jolo Revilla. He was also a spokesman for Department of Health and was seen in a no-smoking ad campaign with secretary Francisco Duque III. In 2008, he joined the cast of Codename: Asero then LaLola. His last appearance was in LaLola, in which he portrayed the character Billy Lobregat. Cielo, 20, was found unconscious on December 7, 2008 by his mother. The night before, he was last seen playing an online video game up until 10 PM in an internet cafe in Quezon City. Marky is said to have made several unanswered calls to his manager-mentor.

Sine Novela

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Winner, Best Daytime Drama Series - Kaputol ng Isang Awit. Nominated, Best Daytime Drama Series - Maging Akin Ka Lamang. Nominated, Best Daytime Drama Series - My Only Love. Nominated, Best Drama Actor - Tirso Cruz III (Kaputol ng Isang Awit). Nominated, Best Drama Actress - Lovi Poe (Kaputol ng Isang Awit). 23rd PMPC Star Awards for Television. Nominated, Best Daytime Drama Series - Saan Darating ang Umaga?. 37th International Emmy Awards. Nominated, Best Telenovela - Saan Darating ang Umaga?. 24th PMPC Star Awards for Television. Nominated, Best Daytime Drama Series - Kung Aagawin Mo ang Lahat sa Akin.

Mark Herras

He also worked along with other stars like Regine Velasquez, Glaiza de Castro, Mark Anthony Fernandez and Jaya. The same year, he became part of the newest GMA Variety Show, Party Pilipinas which replaces the defunct SOP Rules. Herras became part of a GMA Telebabad Langit sa Piling Mo with his new on-screen partner for the first time in his career, Heart Evangelista; and hosted a reality talent show, Danz Showdown, with former Sex Bomb Dancer Izzy Trazona as his co-host. He is recently a challenger together with his co-love team Alynna Asistio in the GMA 7 Christmas Reality Show, Puso ng Pasko: Artista Challenge, the very 1st Christmas Reality Show on Philippine TV.


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480i is a shorthand name for the video mode used for standard-definition analog or digital television in Caribbean, Myanmar, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Philippines, Laos, Western Sahara, and most of the Americas (with the exception of Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay). The 480 identifies a vertical resolution of 480 lines, and the i identifies it as an interlaced resolution. The field rate, which is 60 Hz (or 59.94 Hz when used with NTSC color), is sometimes included when identifying the video mode, i.e. 480i60; another notation, endorsed by both the International Telecommunication Union in BT.601 and SMPTE in SMPTE 259M, includes the frame rate, as in 480i/30.

Standard-definition television

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Standard-definition television (SDTV or SD) is a television system which uses a resolution that is not considered to be either high or enhanced definition. SDTV and high-definition television (HDTV) are the two categories of display formats for digital television (DTV) transmissions. "Standard" refers to the fact that it was the prevailing specification for broadcast (and later, cable) television in the mid- to late-20th century.

Multiple-camera setup

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The multiple-camera setup, multiple-camera mode of production, multi-camera or simply multicam is a method of filmmaking and video production. Several cameras—either film or professional video cameras—are employed on the set and simultaneously record or broadcast a scene. It is often contrasted with single-camera setup, which uses one camera.

22nd PMPC Star Awards for Television

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Kaputol ng Isang Awit (GMA 7). Maging Akin Ka Lamang (GMA 7). My Only Love (GMA 7). Prinsesa ng Banyera (ABS-CBN 2). John Lloyd Cruz (Maging Sino Ka Man: Ang Pagbabalik / ABS-CBN 2). Tirso Cruz III (Kaputol Ng Isang Awit / GMA 7). Ryan Eigenmann (Lobo / ABS-CBN 2). Mark Anthony Fernandez (Impostora / GMA 7). Sam Milby (Maging Sino Ka Man: Ang Pagbabalik / ABS-CBN 2). Robin Padilla (Joaquin Bordado / GMA 7). Piolo Pascual (Lobo / ABS-CBN 2). Dina Bonnevie (Babangon Ako’t Dudurugin Kita / GMA 7). Sunshine Dizon (Impostora / GMA 7). Angel Locsin (Lobo / ABS-CBN 2). Lovi Poe (Kaputol Ng Isang Awit / GMA 7). Coney Reyes (Ysabella / ABS-CBN 2). Judy Ann Santos (Ysabella / ABS-CBN 2).

2008 in Philippine television

January 13: Boys Nxt Door (GMA). January 25:. Lastikman (ABS-CBN). Whammy! Push Your Luck (GMA). January 31: Magpakailanman (GMA). February 8: Zaido: Pulis Pangkalawakan (GMA). February 29: Sine Novela: My Only Love (GMA). March 14: MariMar (GMA). March 28: Maging Sino Ka Man: Ang Pagbabalik (ABS-CBN). March 29: Kakasa Ka Ba Sa Grade 5? (GMA). April 19:. 1 vs. 100 (ABS-CBN). I Am KC (ABS-CBN). April 25:. Kung Fu Kids (ABS-CBN). Palos (ABS-CBN). Kamandag (GMA). Patayin Sa Sindak Si Barbara (ABS-CBN). April 28: House of Hoops (ABC 5). May 9:. E.S.P. (GMA). Maging Akin Ka Lamang (GMA). May 10: Star Magic Presents (ABS-CBN). May 16: Hana Kimi (Japanese version) (GMA).

Rhian Ramos

In 2015, Ramos played the lead role in the television series "The Rich Man's Daughter" as Jade Tanchingco, alongside Glaiza de Castro who played Ramos' love interest. In 2018, it was announced that Ramos would be the lead in the Manila-set independent film Empty by Design starring alongside Australian actor Chris Pang and Canadian actor Osric Chau. * Rhian Ramos at

Lovi Poe

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"Nais Ko" (Kaputol ng Isang Awit Theme Song) with Glaiza de Castro (2008). "Sana" (2008). "I Love You" (2006). "I Never Knew Love" (2006). "Kung Pwede Lang" (2006). "Tayong Dalawa" (Bakekang Theme Song) (2006). "One Night, One Kiss" (2016, JC de Vera). "Lov na Lov" (2007, Gloc-9). "Without You" (2006, Same Same). "Fantaisie" (2016, Music Museum). "Bloom" (2008, Music Museum). Lovi Poe at

Stef Prescott

Her very first regular show after StarStruck, was the youth-oriented show entitled, Boys Nxt Door. Paddock Jeans. Skinwhite commercial and print ads. Head and Shoulders T.V.commercial. KitKat Bar T.V. commercial. Sara Lee print ads. Greenwich print ads. BCNY print ads. Baleno print ads. CD Jeans print ads. McDonald's print ads. Yahoo Biscuits Billboard. Barquillios Peanut Snack Print ads. Colorado Photo Print ads. White Castle. Skin Central. Stef's Official Website. Stef's Profile on iGMA. Stef's Blog.

Paulo Avelino

The StarStruck 4 cast were then given a show titled Boys Nxt Door, an award-winning youth-oriented situation comedy, in which Avelino played Peter. This series premiered in 2007 and ran for 31 episodes. In 2008, he appeared in a supporting role in Babangon Ako't Dudurugin Kita, a remake of the 1989 movie of the same title redeveloped by Don Michael Perez and produced by GMA Network. He had roles in an afternoon series, Gaano Kadalas ang Minsan, and in a primetime series, Luna Mystika. He also made his debut on film, in Desperadas 2, a Metro Manila Film Festival entry from Regal Films.

Krystal Reyes

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Jolina Marie B. Reyes (born September 8, 1996), better known by her screen name Krystal Reyes, is a Filipino actress.

Patrick Garcia

In 2009 Patrick starred in the remake of Kung Aagawin Mo Ang Lahat Sa Akin starring Maxene Magalona and Glaiza de Castro. Then in November 2009, he will return via Full House as Luigi on GMA Network. Garcia previously dated actress Jennylyn Mercado, together they have a son, Alex Jazz Mercado, born on August 16, 2008. In June 2008, Garcia left for New York "to pursue studies in directing at New York University" but nothing came of his plans to go to film school. He left Jennylyn Mercado, who was at that time, pregnant with their child. In October 9, 2008, Garcia returned to the Philippines for the wedding of his sister Cheska Garcia and basketball player Doug Kramer.

Isabel Granada

In 2008, Granada played the role of Elena Valderama in the remake of Kaputol ng Isang Awit with co-star Glaiza de Castro and Lovi Poe, recently shown on the GMA Network. She also appeared in the romantic comedy drama Philippine remake Lalola. In 2009, she was one of the guest stars in the Philippine adaptation of Zorro. During her final years in 2013, she joined It's Showtime's Bida Kapamilya Celebrity Round with her Kapamilya's and she was working again on ABS-CBN's Got to Believe, along with Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla, among others. In 2017, she played the challenging role of Jessica in Wish Ko Lang wherein she portrayed a woman disguised as a man just to feed her kids.

Louie Ignacio

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Boys Nxt Door (2007). Celebrity Duets: Philippine Edition: Seasons 1-3. I Luv NY (2006). Ikaw Lang Ang Mamahalin (2001). Love ni Mister, Love ni Misis (2010). Mel and Joey (2004 – 2011). My Only Love (2007). Party Pilipinas (March 28 – April 25, 2010). Pinoy Idol (2008). Power to Unite. SiS (2001 – 2010). Songbird (2008). Starstruck: Seasons 1-5. Sunday PinaSaya (2015 – present). Tropang Potchi (2009 – 2015). Star Box (2011). Charice: One for the Heart (2012). Nay-1-1 (2012). With a Smile (2013). Yan Ang Morning! (2016). Full House Tonight (2017). The Clash (2018). Startalk (1995-2015). Pangarap Ko, Ibigin Ka (2003). Annie B. (2004). Lovestruck (2005). Asintado (2015).

Gilda Olvidado

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My Only Love (2007-2008, co-writer). Kaputol ng Isang Awit (2008, co-writer). Babangon Ako't Dudurugin Kita (2008, novel and co-writer). Dapat Ka Bang Mahalin? (2009, novel and co-writer). Ina, Kasusuklaman Ba Kita? (2009, novel). Temptation of Wife (2012 TV series) (2012–present, writer,co-producer). The Half Sisters (2014-2016, writer).

Philippine television drama

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Philippine television drama, also known as teleserye, Filipino telenovelas or P-drama, is a form of melodramatic serialized fiction in television in the Philippines. Teleserye is derived from two Filipino words: "tele", which is short for "telebisyón" (television) and "sérye" (series).

8TV (Malaysia)

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8TV is a Malaysian Chinese-language free-to-air television network focused on the Chinese community of Malaysia. Its programming consists of mostly dramas, sitcoms, and reality shows made in Chinese, either produced in Malaysia or imported from other countries, such as Hong Kong, China, Taiwan and Singapore and occasionally Thai and Korean drama for Malay viewers.

Malay language

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Malay (Bahasa Melayu, بهاس ملايو) is an Austronesian language spoken in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore, as well as parts of Thailand. A language of the Malays, it is spoken by 290 million people across the Strait of Malacca, including the coasts of the Malay Peninsula of Malaysia and the eastern coast of Sumatra in Indonesia and has been established as a native language of part of western coastal Sarawak and West Kalimantan in Borneo. It is also used as a trading language in the southern Philippines, including the southern parts of the Zamboanga Peninsula, the Sulu Archipelago and the southern predominantly Muslim-inhabited municipalities of Bataraza and Balabac in Palawan.


KBS2 is a South Korean free-to-air channel owned by the Korean Broadcasting System (KBS). Its programming mainly consists of drama and entertainment shows. KBS2 is a result of the forced merger of the Tongyang Broadcasting Corporation with KBS in 1980.

South Korea

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South Korea (Korean: ; RR: Hanguk or literally ; RR: Namhan; officially the Republic of Korea ; RR: Daehan Minguk) is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and sharing a land border with North Korea. The name Korea is derived from Goguryeo which was one of the great powers in East Asia during its time, ruling most of the Korean Peninsula, Manchuria, parts of the Russian Far East and Inner Mongolia under Gwanggaeto the Great. Its capital, Seoul, is a major global city and half of South Korea's over 51 million people live in the Seoul Capital Area, the fourth largest metropolitan economy in the world.