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.wikipedia
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Telenovela

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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.
Similar genres around the world include teleserye (Philippines), dorama (Japan), téléroman (Canada, specifically Quebec), or simply dramas (Asia and the rest of the Arab World).

Anna Liza

Anna Liza (TV series)eponymous 1980 television seriesof the same name
At the same time, GMA produced the hit tale Anna Liza starring child actress and FAMAS awardee Julie Vega.
Anna Liza is a Philippine television drama series broadcast by GMA Network.

Villa Quintana

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Meanwhile, rival network's GMA retained and even popularized their afternoon serialized dramas form such as Villa Quintana with lead stars Donna Cruz as Lynette Quintana and Keempee de Leon as Isagani Samonte with Isabel Rivas as Stella Quintana which airs from 1995 to 1997.
Villa Quintana is a Philippine television drama romance series broadcast by GMA Network.

Ikaw na Sana

This was followed by Ikaw Na Sana with lead characters Angelu de Leon as Blanca Rosales Perez / Susan Saavedra and Bobby Andrews as Rafael Huico with Gladys Reyes as Angela Rosales which airs between 1997 and 1998, and a film was made after this show.
Ikaw na Sana (International title: Destiny / ) is a Philippine television drama romance series broadcast by GMA Network.

Sa Dulo ng Walang Hanggan

Sa Dulo Ng Walang Hanggan (TV series)
Barretto would consequently gain prominence for her lead role on Sa Dulo Ng Walang Hanggan a timeless love story of the undying love of Angeline Crisostomo/Angelina whose mistakes that appear in the present had also happened in the past; it uncovered the lies and the love of all around her which was actually reincarnated into the present.
Sa Dulo ng Walang Hanggan (International title: Till Eternity's End / ) is a Philippine primetime teleserye aired from March 26, 2001 to February 28, 2003 by ABS-CBN replacing Saan Ka Man Naroroon.

Kay Tagal Kang Hinintay

Timeless
Pangako Sa 'Yo effectively became the highest rated teleserye by average, both domestically and internationally, in all of Philippine television history, and inspired ABS-CBN to produce (in mid-2002) its leadout teleserye, Kay Tagal Kang Hinintay.
The critically acclaimed and top-rating teleserye won the CMMA Best Drama Series and the PMPC Star Awards Best Primetime Drama Series.

Basta't Kasama Kita

Another groundbreaking teleserye of ABS-CBN was Basta't Kasama Kita, airing around the same period as of Sana'y Wala Nang Wakas.
Basta't Kasama Kita (International title: As Long As I'm With You / ) is a 2003 action thriller crime mystery teleserye which was aired on ABS-CBN primetime series from May 26, 2003 to September 10, 2004 replacing Bituin.

Ikaw Lang ang Mamahalin

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To pit against its rival network, GMA Network started producing their own set of primetime soap opera starting with the top-rating drama series, Ikaw Lang Ang Mamahalin starring drama actress Angelika dela Cruz which aired from 2001 to 2002 and Sana Ay Ikaw Na Nga starring Dingdong Dantes.
Ikaw Lang ang Mamahalin (International title: Only You / ) is a Philippine television drama romance series broadcast by GMA Network.

Sana ay Ikaw na Nga (2001 TV series)

Sana Ay Ikaw Na Nga2002 popular teledrama of the same namesame title
To pit against its rival network, GMA Network started producing their own set of primetime soap opera starting with the top-rating drama series, Ikaw Lang Ang Mamahalin starring drama actress Angelika dela Cruz which aired from 2001 to 2002 and Sana Ay Ikaw Na Nga starring Dingdong Dantes.
Sana ay Ikaw na Nga (International title: It Might Be You / ) is a Philippine television drama romance series broadcast by GMA Network.

Cherie Gil

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Several of its international hits include the 2006 remake of Gulong ng Palad on ABS-CBN, with its cast including Kristine Hermosa as Luisa, TJ Trinidad as Carding and Cherie Gil as Philiomena "Menang" Medel, the corrupt town mayor and also the main antagonist of the series.
She has appeared in a number of hit teleseryes and primetime shows on ABS-CBN and GMA Network.

Kung Mawawala Ka

Another was the political drama, Kung Mawawala Ka also became one of the most loved powerful dramas which revolved on politics and even on issues of corruption.
Kung Mawawala Ka (International title: A World Without You / ) is a Philippine television drama romance series broadcast by GMA Network.

Albert Martinez

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It also starred Albert Martinez as Leo Alicante, Eula Valdez as Mary Jo Esperitu and John Estrada as Gary Alvarado.
He took his first teleserye role as Glenn in the 1980 series Anna Liza.

Mulawin

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It was not until 2004, however, when GMA Network overtook ABS-CBN in the national ratings when the former introduced an all-fantaserye (a portmanteau of "fantasy" and teleserye, i.e. fantasy-themed teleseryes) primetime slate by 2005, through the successful broadcasts of female-lead shows such as Encantadia, which originally starred Iza Calzado, Karylle, Sunshine Dizon and Diana Zubiri, and Mulawin, starring the successful tandem of Angel Locsin and Richard Gutierrez.
Mulawin is a Philippine television drama fantasy series broadcast by GMA Network.

Darna (2005 TV series)

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GMA earned ratings foothold against its main rival ABS-CBN during this time when it brought life to Darna, a role reprised by the most famous Darna of all time, Vilma Santos (in the late 1970s and early 1980s), and starring Angel Locsin in its first television remake, and ushered the era of film-turned-TV remakes on Philippine television.
Darna is a 2005 Philippine television drama fantasy action series broadcast by GMA Network.

Marimar (2007 TV series)

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GMA aired its 2007 remake of the international telenovela MariMar which starred Marian Rivera and Dingdong Dantes (then remade in 2015 for a second time with the same title starring Megan Young and Tom Rodriguez).
Marimar is a Philippine television drama romance series broadcast by GMA Network.

Marimar (2015 TV series)

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GMA aired its 2007 remake of the international telenovela MariMar which starred Marian Rivera and Dingdong Dantes (then remade in 2015 for a second time with the same title starring Megan Young and Tom Rodriguez).
MariMar is a Philippine television drama romance series broadcast by GMA Network.

I Love Betty La Fea

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The year 2008 also marked the international success of the Philippine remake of the world-hit Colombian original telenovela Yo soy Betty, la fea.
I Love Betty La Fea (stylized as i 💗 Betty La Fea) is a Philippine drama series that was aired on ABS-CBN, based on the Colombian series Yo soy Betty, la fea from RCN Televisión from September 8, 2008 to April 24, 2009.

Heart Evangelista

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Prominent film-turned-TV remakes in the Philippines in the 2000s include Panday which starred Jericho Rosales and Heart Evangelista, and the remake of Mga Anghel na Walang Langit and Kampanerang Kuba which starred Anne Curtis, all made by ABS-CBN.
She finished a sineserye for the station, the remake of the movie Hiram na Mukha, and appeared briefly on Pangarap Na Bituin.

Zaijian Jaranilla

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Starring Zaijian Jaranilla as the iconic Santino, the show became the first successful religious-themed series on Philippine television, as well as the most successful child-starred Philippine television series since the 1985 demise of the original Anna Liza of Julie Vega on GMA Network.
Zaijian Godsick Jaranilla (born August 23, 2001) is a Filipino actor who is best known for his role as the orphan Santino in the 2009 teleserye, May Bukas Pa.

Xyriel Manabat

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This was followed up by the fantaserye Agua Bendita, which was the first primetime show with titular characters starred by Xyriel Manabat and Andi Eigenmann in its earlier and latter stages, marking the trend for child-starred original Filipino programming.
Xyriel Anne Bustamante Manabat (born February 22, 2004), also known as Xyriel Manabat, is a Filipina child actress known for her roles in teleseryes.

Bakit Manipis ang Ulap?

Danny Zialcita's Bakit Manipis ang Ulap?
To date, its most recent offering was the 2016 series Bakit Manipis ang Ulap? (produced by Viva Entertainment, based on the 1985 film of the same title created by Danny Zialcita) with Diether Ocampo, Claudine Barretto, Cesar Montano and Meg Imperial.
Bakit Manipis ang Ulap? (lit Why are the Clouds Thin?) was a Philippine drama series broadcast by TV5 starring Claudine Barretto, Diether Ocampo, Cesar Montano and Meg Imperial.

Diana Zubiri

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It was not until 2004, however, when GMA Network overtook ABS-CBN in the national ratings when the former introduced an all-fantaserye (a portmanteau of "fantasy" and teleserye, i.e. fantasy-themed teleseryes) primetime slate by 2005, through the successful broadcasts of female-lead shows such as Encantadia, which originally starred Iza Calzado, Karylle, Sunshine Dizon and Diana Zubiri, and Mulawin, starring the successful tandem of Angel Locsin and Richard Gutierrez.
It was confirmed that Zubiri signed a contract with ABS-CBN and would have a teleserye with Gerald Anderson and Cristine Reyes.

The Legal Wife

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Salvador would later team up with Angel Locsin in the highly acclaimed 2014 series The Legal Wife in the same network.
The Legal Wife is a 2014 Philippine drama television series directed by Rory B. Quintos and Dado C. Lumibao, starring Angel Locsin, Jericho Rosales, Maja Salvador and JC de Vera.

Kim Chiu

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Known for the heated on-and-offscreen rivalry of both actresses Kim Chiu and Maja Salvador during its run, as well as the primetime comeback of veteran actresses Cherry Pie Picache and Janice de Belen, the show gained national prominence for its open discussion of mother surrogacy - a topic previously but highly prohibited on Philippine media - and using the University of the Philippines (the country's national university) as its main setting.
This followed by a string of successful projects and leading roles in dramas such as the Philippine adaptation of My Girl (2008), action-melodramas Tayong Dalawa (2009), Kung Tayo'y Magkakalayo (2010), romantic comedy My Binondo Girl (2011–2012), family drama Ina, Kapatid, Anak (2012–2013), period drama Ikaw Lamang (2014), family drama "The Story of Us" (2016), and sports drama "Ikaw Lang ang Iibigin" (2017-2018).

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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.
Drama and fantasy shows are anticipated as are Latin telenovelas, Asianovelas, and anime.