Polo Ravales

He was also seen in other GMA shows like Sine Novela: Basahang Ginto which he plays Anton, he guested in Claudine Presents: Love Thy Neighbor which he plays a rich driver with his co-stars Claudine Barreto, and former love team and now long-time friend Sunshine Dizon, and also recently seen on Grazilda, in which appears as Matthew Dominguez. In 2011, he joined a former Drama series Sinner Or Saint. He began a new show, Hiram na Puso, which sometimes airs this March 5, 2012 on GMA 7. In 2014 he went back to acting in film for cinema playing the role of Franco, a violent husband in Sinners and Saints, directed by Fil-Italian director Ruben Maria Soriquez.

GMA Network

In 2011, GMA Network offered an afternoon line-up which continued the success of Koreana, Trudis Liit, Basahang Ginto and Bantatay. It includes Nita Negrita, Magic Palayok, Alakdana, Sisid and My Lover, My Wife. In the primetime line-up, GMA released I Heart You, Pare!, Dwarfina, Machete, Captain Barbell, Munting Heredera, the first historical drama of the Philippines entitled Amaya and they offered the first TV remake drama series Ikaw Lang ang Mamahalin.

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).

GMA Pinoy TV

GMA Pinoy TV is a Philippine pay television channel that was launched in March 2005 by GMA Network. Operated by its subsidiaries, GMA International and GMA Worldwide Inc, it is targeted towards the Philippine diaspora.

AGB Nielsen Philippines

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AGB Nielsen Media Research Philippines, popularly called AGB Nielsen, is a market research firm in the Philippines specializing in broadcast media. AGB Nielsen conducts audience measurement of television ratings for certain areas in the Philippines, most notably in urban areas.

Drama (film and television)

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In film and television, drama is a genre of narrative fiction (or semi-fiction) intended to be more serious than humorous in tone. Drama of this kind is usually qualified with additional terms that specify its particular subgenre, such as "police crime drama", "political drama", "legal drama", "historical period drama", "domestic drama", "teen drama" or "comedy-drama". These terms tend to indicate a particular setting or subject-matter, or else they qualify the otherwise serious tone of a drama with elements that encourage a broader range of moods.


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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.


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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.

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.

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.

List of GMA Network drama series

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This is the list of Philippine television drama series that originally aired or are set to air on GMA Network. Titles are sorted in the decade and the year of release, with the official international title included in parentheses.

Sunshine Dizon

In Impostora, she played a dual role and later appeared in La Vendetta for GMA Network who signed her as an exclusive contract star. She was cast in the GMA Films' movie Dagaw and Sundo which to be aired in 2009. In 2008, she starred in Obra. In 2009, Dizon started taping for All About Eve. In 2012, Dizon has briefly returned to Philippine television, appearing on Regine Alcasid's cooking/talk show Sarap Diva along with Katrina Halili. Then later in 2013, Dizon has made her acting comeback via Mundo Mo'y Akin where she plays Perlita Mendoza. The appearance of Dizon's character in Mundo Mo'y Akin is quite similar to her previous titular role in Bakekang.

Carla Abellana

She is also known for her lead role in Sine Novela: Basahang Ginto in 2009, Kung Aagawin Mo Ang Langit in 2011, Makapiling Kang Muli in 2012, My Husband's Lover in 2013, My Destiny in 2014, Because of You in 2015, Mulawin vs. Ravena and I Heart Davao in 2017, and her first anti-heroine role in Pamilya Roces in 2018. Born on June 12, 1986, in Manila, Philippines. Abellana is the daughter of actor Rey "PJ" Abellana and Rea Reyes. Her grandmother is veteran actress, Delia Razon, who was born to a German father and a Filipino-Spanish mother. She graduated cum laude from De La Salle University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology. Abellana began her career as a commercial model.

Jean Garcia

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She moved to ABS-CBN's rival network GMA Network, playing supporting and villainous roles in primetime shows like Impostora, La Vendetta, Majika and others. She is recently in the said network's newest telefantasya, Dyesebel. Garcia played Abresia in Gagambino. She was FHM Philippines' October 2008 covergirl. Garcia played "Sister Maria Belonia" in Shake, Rattle & Roll X, a Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) entry. After Gagambino, she appeared in All About Eve, where she worked with Sunshine Dizon, Iza Calzado, Richard Gomez and Eula Valdez. She later joined the cast of the witchcraft series Ilumina.

Ina, Kasusuklaman Ba Kita?

It was replaced by Basahang Ginto in its timeslot. According to AGB Nielsen Philippines' Mega Manila household television ratings, the pilot episode of Ina, Kasusuklaman Ba Kita? earned a 17.9% rating. While the final episode scored a 14.6% rating. * Lead cast. Jean Garcia as Alvina Mendiola-Montenegro. Jennica Garcia as Rizzi M. Bustamante. Supporting cast. Ariel Rivera as Daniel Bustamante. Iwa Moto as Rossan M. Ortega. Dion Ignacio as Rav M. Asuncion. Karla Estrada as Cora Evangelista. Paulo Avelino as Cito Valera. Luis Alandy as Brent Carlos. Lloyd Samartino as Arnel Ortega. LJ Reyes as Katrina Evangelista. Regine Tolentino as Gina. Richard Quan as Monching. Dang Cruz as Bebang.

Jennylyn Mercado

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Jennylyn Anne Pineda Mercado (born May 15, 1987) is a Filipina actress, singer, and songwriter. She was the winner of the first season of the reality talent competition StarStruck. Mercado garnered acclaim at a young age for her acting performances on television and film. She starred in multiple commercially successful films, including English Only, Please (2014), The Prenup (2015), Walang Forever (2015), and Just the 3 of Us (2016). With GMA Records and Viva Records, Mercado has released three albums, which have several popular singles such as "Sa Aking Panaginip", "Moments Of Love" in collaboration with Janno Gibbs, "Maybe This Time", and "Kahit Sandali".

Kevin Santos

Since then he has frequently played supporting and comedic roles in television dramas, including roles in Basahang Ginto, My Husband's Lover, Ismol Family, Poor Señorita, and Kambal Karibal. In 2013, he top billed his first gay role in My Husband's Lover as Danny, the bestfriend of Eric (Dennis Trillo); where he got a lot of positive feedback from the fans of the show. In 2018, he took a private pilot course at Omni Aviation for his licensure as a pilot. Later that month, he managed to ace his two major exams, namely his 350 item DepEd exam and his 625 item Private Pilot exams, that simultaneously scheduled in the same week.

Wendell Ramos

He then moved to GMA shows including Sinasamba Kita, La Vendetta, Kung Mahawi Man Ang Ulap and Tasya Fantasya. His biggest break came when he played the role of Harvey in Ako si Kim Samsoon which starred Regine Velasquez, Mark Anthony Fernandez and Nadine Samonte. Ramos is also one of the models of Bench along with famous stars such as Richard Gomez, Richard Gutierrez, Dingdong Dantes, Alessandra de Rossi and Francine Prieto, to name a few. He has three children with (3) different non-showbiz girlfriends. Wendell moved to ABS-CBN 2 in 2015 until 2018, he decided to return and back to his original home GMA Network 7 in 2018.

Joseph Marco

Joseph Cecil Marco (born October 4, 1988) is a Filipino actor, commercial model and singer who played the role of Santi Domingo in the GMA Network Philippine drama series La Vendetta and who is currently a Star Magic artist in the ABS-CBN, who appeared in Sabel, Honesto, Pasión de Amor and played Diego Turillo in Wildflower. Before this, he used to appear on several commercials like E-Aji Dip Snax, Downy and Head & Shoulders. On September 15, 2007, he was launched as part of the 15 new discoveries of GMA Artist Center, and was one of the first few who was quickly given a project via La Vendetta.

Mars Ravelo

Ravelo wrote the movie adaptation of Alicia Vergel's Basahang Ginto. Ravelo is known to be the "King of Philippine Komiks." Mars Ravelo died on September 12, 1988, of a heart attack. Chris Jay Medinilla*, *Espira, The life story of Mars Ravelo was featured in the film 24 Oras on May 26, 2005. Dingdong Dantes portrayed Ravelo. * Bondying. Buhay Pilipino. Captain Barbell. Darna. Dragonna. Flash Bomba. Hiwaga. Jack and Jill. Lastikman. Mariposa. Maruja. Rita. Roberta. Tiny Tony. Varga. Wanted: Perfect Mother. Allen Borre. Avengers. Edmund Lee. Ella Bajao. Alex Anasco. Gavin Villacosta. Ako’y Nauuhaw. Ako’y Tao…May Dugo at Laman. Alicia Alonzo. Alipin ng Busabos. Alyas James Bond-ying.

Ynna Asistio

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and La Vendetta. She appeared on ABS-CBN's drama Minute-to-Win-It. She also appeared on the weekend drama anthology Maalaala Mo Kaya. She is the daughter of actress Nadia Montenegro and former Caloocan City Mayor, Macario "Boy" Asistio, Jr. and the niece of Hazel Ann Mendoza. Asistio has dated high profile Philippine actors such as Mark Herras and Derek Ramsay. Asistio is of Spanish descent on her mother's side. Asistio lives in Ayala Heights in Quezon City. * Alynna Asistio at iGMA.tv.

Jackie Lou Blanco

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Jacqueline Lourdes Blanco-Davao (born February 11, 1964) is a Filipina actress and aerobic instructor of Spanish descent. During the 1980s and the 1990s, she appeared in different film genres including Hihintayin Kita sa Langit, (1991), Si Aida, Si Lorna, o Si Fe, (1989) Misis mo, Misis ko, (1988) and Palabra de honor (1983).

Geoff Eigenmann

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Geoff is also a part of Sine Novela Presents: Basahang Ginto with his partner, Carla Abellana, it was formerly aired on GMA. In 2011, Geoff was also part of a fantasy comedy together again with his partner, Carla Abellana for their team up again in Magic Palayok. This was their 4th time to work since their drama mini series, Basahang Ginto a Sine Novela show on GMA. In 2012, Geoff will be paired with his former love team Heart Evangelista in a defunct GMA Network drama, Legacy. This will be their reunion after working individually for a long time.

Vaness del Moral

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In 2010, she is in the Sine Novela's Gumapang Ka Sa Lusak and even the show is still in air, she is now had her biggest break yet, her villain role in Basahang Ginto opposite Carla Abellana. After her Basahang Ginto stint, Vaness also starred in the 2012 soap Faithfully and 2013 soap Kahit Nasaan Ka Man. In 2014 during daytime drama The Half Sisters as Jackie Silverio. In 2016 she Joins in Encantadia sa Gurna originally played by Girlie Sevilla. * StarStruck on IMDb Vaness del Moral on iGMA.tv. StarStruck. StarStruck on IMDb.