SNN: Showbiz News Ngayon

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SNN: Showbiz News Ngayon
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Format Entertainment news
Directed by Arnel Natividad
Presented by Boy Abunda
Bianca Gonzalez
Country of origin Philippines
Original language(s) Filipino, English
No. of episodes n/a
Production
Running time 30 minutes
Broadcast
Original channel ABS-CBN
Picture format NTSC (480i)
Original run February 16, 2009 – September 9, 2011
Chronology
Followed by Nasaan Ka Elisa? (timeslot)
Aquino & Abunda Tonight (talk show program)
Related shows Boy & Kris
Ruffa & Ai
External links
Website

SNN: Showbiz News Ngayon (lit. Showbiz News Now/Today) is a Philippine primetime entertainment news program broadcast by ABS-CBN and was presented by Boy Abunda and Kris Aquino, though Aquino was later replaced by Bianca Gonzales because of her brother's campaign for presidency. The show premiered on February 16, 2009.[1] On September 9, 2011, SNN aired its final broadcast and was replaced by "Nasaan Ka Elisa?".

On February 10, 2014, almost 3 years after SNN ended, a similar format of the show, this time focusing on everyday issues involved in the country and inside stories on every known personality, was formed. The original hosts of SNN reunited in the new show called Aquino & Abunda Tonight.

Format[edit]

The show begins with a news segment identified as the topic of the evening's poll question, which home viewers can vote for through text messaging. The results of the informal poll is revealed at the end of the show. On its first year, a new segment, "Isang Tanong, Isang Sagot," was introduced. It aims to answer showbiz questions taken from Twitter and Facebook followers of the show on or before the show ends.

Cast[edit]

The Buzz hosts Boy Abunda and Kris Aquino were placed as the new anchors of this program.[2] In February 2010, Kris Aquino decided to take a leave from SNN to campaign for her brother Noynoy Aquino who is running for the presidency, during which time Toni Gonzaga, Mariel Rodriguez and Bianca Gonzalez were guest anchors.[3] Aquino announced that she will be leaving SNN and The Buzz near the end of June to spend time with her family and not cause issues while her brother is in office as president.[4] On September 9, 2011, SNN aired its final broadcast as Boy Abunda will now join Bandila.

Main Anchors[edit]

Reporters[edit]

Former Anchors[edit]

Fill-in anchors[edit]

Awards[edit]

  • 23rd PMPC Star Awards for Television: Best Showbiz-Oriented Show
  • Boy Abunda for "Best Male Showbiz-Oriented Talk Show Host" in the 23rd PMPC Star Awards for TV

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

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