Balitang Bisdak

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Balitang Bisdak
Balitang Bisdak title.jpg
Format News
Created by GMA Cebu
Developed by GMA News and Public Affairs
Starring Bobby Nalzaro and Rose Versoza
Various contributors
Country of origin Philippines
Original language(s) Cebuano
No. of episodes n/a (airs daily)
Running time 30-45 minutes
Original channel GMA Cebu
GMA5 Dumaguete
GMA10 Tacloban
Picture format 480i SDTV
Original run October 23, 1995 – present

Balitang Bisdak (English: News from the Native Cebuano) is a regional news program aired over GMA Cebu, GMA-5 Dumaguete and GMA-10 Tacloban in the Philippines with its broadcast center located at Nivel Hills, Apas, Cebu City. The newscast airs from 5:15 pm to 6:30 pm every Tuesday and Thursday and 5:00 pm to 6:15 pm every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Balitang Bisdak simulcasts on DYSS 999 AM. Balitang Bisdak first aired on Channel 7 in Cebu on October 23, 1995 after the premiere of Saksi in 4 weeks later with Vic Serna and Melva Java Rodriguez when Bobby Nalzaro who is a national reporter of GMA News from 1995 to 1999. In 1999, Bobby Nalzaro left as a national reporter and he departs back to Cebu to be a regional news anchor and became a solo anchor of the newscast until 2006 when Lou-Anne Mae Rodina became anchor with Nalzaro until 2009 when Rose Versoza joined and replaced Rodina.

Area of Coverage[edit]

*Note: Southern Parts of Bohol, Dinagat Islands and Parts of Southern Leyte are also served by Testigo Northern Mindanao.

Main Anchor[edit]

  • Bobby Nalzaro
  • Atty. Rose Versoza
  • Cecille Quibod-Castro (Showbiz Anchor)

Main Reporters[edit]

  • Vic Serna
  • Jun Veliganio
  • Chona Carreon
  • Alan Domingo - relief anchor for Bobby Nalzaro and Atty. Rose Versoza
  • Lou-Anne Mae Rondina
  • Nikko Sereno
  • Mark Bautista
  • Bexmae Jumao-as
  • Greggy Magdadaro

Former Main Reporters[edit]

  • Monching Auxtero
  • Ana Desamparado
  • Ara Labra

See also[edit]