2017 in Philippine television

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This is a list of events taking place in 2017 related to Philippine television.

List of years in Philippine television

Events[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

  • February 14–15 – The Digital TV Summit was held in Novotel Manila, Quezon City.
  • February 28 – Light Network became the first broadcaster to completely switch off its analog transmission. Digital transmission began the following day.

March[edit]

April[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

  • September 28 – FPJ's Ang Probinsyano celebrated its 2nd year anniversary on television.
  • September 30 – Julia Gonowon of Camarines Sur was crowned as the first ever Miss Millennial Philippines 2017 of noontime show, Eat Bulaga!.

October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

  • December 5 – Ika-6 na Utos celebrated its first anniversary on television.
  • December 20 – GMA Network and GMA News TV signs on its full-time digital transmissions.
  • December 31
    • CT officially ceased broadcasting due to low viewership. The closure was announced by Solar a day before the air.
    • Dream Satellite TV officially ceased its operations.

Debuts[edit]

ABS-CBN[edit]

The following are programs that debuted on ABS-CBN:

GMA[edit]

The following are programs that debuted on GMA:

TV5[edit]

The following are programs that debuted on TV5:

PTV[edit]

The following are programs that debuted on People's Television Network:

Other channels[edit]

The following are programs that debuted on other minor channels and video streaming services:

Returning or renamed programs[edit]

Major networks[edit]

Show Last aired Retitled as/Season/Notes Channel Return date
Supernatural 2016 Same (seasons 11 & 12) TV5 January 23 (season 11)
November 17 (season 12)
Superbook Reimagined 2016 Same (season 3) ABS-CBN February 5
Henry Hugglemonster 2015 Same (seasons 2 & 3) TV5 February 13 (season 2)
November 6 (season 3)
Vikings 2016 Same (season 3) TV5 February 24
Arrow 2016 Same (seasons 3 & 4) TV5 February 27 (season 3)
October 23 (season 4)
Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D 2016 Same (season 2) TV5 March 9
Philippine Basketball Association 2017 Same (season 42 & 43) TV5 / PBA Rush March 17 (Commissioner's Cup)
July 19 (Governor's Cup)
December 17 (Philippine Cup)
Pluma 2016 Same (season 2) ABS-CBN April 16
Asia's Next Top Model 2016 Same (season 5 / "Cycle 5") TV5 April 17
The Flash 2016 Same (season 2) TV5 April 17 (season 2)
Wattpad Presents 2016 Same (season 3) TV5 April 29
Bet on Your Baby 2015 Same (season 3) ABS-CBN May 13
Home Foodie 2016 Same (season 3) GMA Network May 15
The Walking Dead 2017 Same (season 4) TV5 May 25
Celebrity Bluff 2016 Same (season 13) GMA Network June 3
Knights of Sidonia 2017 Same (season 2 / "Battle for Planet Nine") TV5 July 5
Avengers Assemble 2015 Same (season 2) TV5 August 3
Alyas Robin Hood 2017 Same (season 2 / Book 2) GMA Network August 14
Supergirl 2017 Same (season 2) TV5 August 29
NBA Sabados 2017 Same (2017–18 season) ABS-CBN October 21
One Piece 2014 Same (season 10) GMA Network October 23
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2016 Same (season 3) ABS-CBN October 29
Blindspot 2017 Same (season 2) TV5 December 13

Other channels[edit]

Show Last aired Retitled as/Season/Notes Channel Return date
Healing Galing (Sunday edition) 2016 Same AksyonTV January 1
American Dad! 2016 Same (season 13) Jack TV January 2
Bitten 2016 Same (season 2 & 3) ETC on SBN 21 January 2 (season 2)
May 8 (season 3 / "The Final Season")
Punto Asintado 2016 Same AksyonTV January 2
Bitag Live 2016 Same AksyonTV January 2
Aksyon Solusyon 2016 Same AksyonTV January 2
Bones 2016 Same (season 12 / "The Final Season") 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29 January 4
Healthline with Cheryl Cosim 2016 Same AksyonTV January 4
Alagang Kapatid sa Radyo5 2016 Same AksyonTV January 5
Metro Sabado 2016 Same AksyonTV January 7
Love Idols 2011 Same AksyonTV January 7
The Biggest Loser USA 2016 Same (seasons 14 / Challenge America, 15 / Second Chances 2 & 16 / Glory Days) 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29 January 8 (Challenge America)
April 2 (Second Chances 2)
June 11 (Glory Days)
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia 2016 Same (season 12) Jack TV January 10
PBA D-League 2016 Same (2017 season) AksyonTV / PBA Rush January 20 (Aspirants Cup)
May 26 (Foundation Cup)
BizNews 2015 Same PTV-4 January 23
Blood, Sweat & Heels 2016 Same (season 2) ETC on SBN 21 February 4
UAAP Men's & Women's Volleyball 2016 Same (season 79) S+A February 4
UAAP Men's Football 2016 Same (season 79) S+A February 9
Reign 2016 Same (season 4 / "The Final Season") ETC on SBN 21 February 11
Reliable Sources 2016 Same CNN Philippines February 13
The 100 2016 Same (season 4) Jack TV February 17
The Doctor is In 2016 Same (season 5) PTV-4 February 19
Philippine Super Liga 2016 Same (2017 season) AksyonTV / Hyper March 4 (Invitational Cup)
May 4 (Beach Volleyball Challenge Cup)
June 3 (All-Filipino Conference)
October 21 (Grand Prix Conference)
Winners & Losers 2016 Same (season 5 / "The Final Season") 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29 March 6
Survivor 2016 Same (seasons 34 / Survivor: Game Changers & 35 / Survivor: Heroes vs. Healers vs. Hustlers) Jack TV March 9 (season 34)
September 28 (season 35)
The Originals 2016 Same (season 4) ETC on SBN 21 March 18
Blindspot 2017 Same (season 2) 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29 March 18
TalkAsia 2016 Same CNN Philippines March 19
Are You the One? 2016 Same (seasons 2, 3 and 4) ETC on SBN 21 April 2 (season 2)
July 1 (season 3)
November 12 (season 4)
Asia's Next Top Model 2016 Same (season 5 / "Cycle 5") Star World April 5
Metal Fight Beyblade 2016 Same (season 3 / "4D") Yey! April 8
NCIS 2015 Same (season 12) CT April 10
Gotham 2016 Same (seasons 2 & 3) Jack TV April 14 (season 2)
November 13 (season 3)
Bandila 2011 Same DZMM TeleRadyo April 17
Team Yey! 2017 Same (season 2) Yey! April 17
Madam Secretary 2016 Same (season 3) 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29 April 18
iZombie 2016 Same (season 3) ETC on SBN 21 April 19
Dobol B sa News TV 2012 Same (Saksi sa Dobol B, Super Balita sa Umaga Nationwide and Dobol A sa Dobol B programs) GMA News TV April 24[77]
Project Runway 2016 Same (season 15) ETC on SBN 21 April 27
Shakey's V-League 2016 Premier Volleyball League (14th season) S+A April 30 (Reinforced Open Conference)
July 1 (Open Conference)
September 2 (Collegiate Conference)
You're the Worst 2016 Same (season 3) Jack TV May 6
The Odd Couple 2015 Same (season 2) Jack TV May 6 (season 2)
HitRecord on TV 2017 Same (season 2) Jack TV May 7
Women's National Basketball Association 2016 Same (2017 season) S+A / Basketball TV / NBA Premium TV May 14
Project Runway: All Stars 2016 Same (season 5) ETC on SBN 21 May 18
Hungry with Chef JP 2016 Same (all-new episodes) CNN Philippines May 20
Jamie & Jimmy's Food Fight Club 2017 Same (season 2) 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29 May 28
Skin Wars 2016 Same (season 2) Jack TV June 4
Playing House 2015 Same (season 2) ETC on SBN 21 June 5
The Americans 2016 Same (season 5) CT (now defunct) June 10
Knife Fight 2015 Same (season 3 & 4) 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29 June 11 (season 3)
November 12 (season 4)
Project Runway: Junior 2016 Same (season 3) ETC on SBN 21 June 22
The Strain 2015 Same (season 3) CT (now defunct) July 1
Brew Dogs 2015 Same (season 3) Jack TV July 2
Best Bars in America 2015 Same (season 2) Jack TV July 2
National Collegiate Athletic Association 2016 Same (season 93) S+A July 8
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2015 Same (season 3) Yey! July 8
Suits 2016 Same (season 7) 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29/Jack TV/Diva July 13
Motive 2015 Same (season 3) CT (now defunct) July 15
Autopsy: The Last Hours of... 2017 Same (seasons 2, 3 & 4) CT (now defunct) July 29 (season 2)
August 5 (season 3)
September 2 (season 4)
MasterChef U.S. 2016 Same (season 8) Lifestyle August 3
Hell's Kitchen U.S. 2012 Same (season 13 & 14) 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29 August 6 (Season 13)
November 26 (season 14)
Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce 2015 Same (season 2) ETC on SBN 21 August 7
D'X-Man 2017 Same UNTV Public Service August 22
The Expandables 2017 Same (season 2) ETC on SBN 21 August 27
DISHkarte of the Day 2016 Same (season 2) GMA News TV August 28
Business and Beyond 2016 Same (season 2) IBC September 1
The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2017 Same (season 15) 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29 September 6
UAAP 2016 Same (season 80) S+A September 9
UNTV Cup 2016 Same (season 6) UNTV Public Service September 12
Car Matchmaker 2016 Same (season 3) Jack TV September 17
Doowee Hooper Beat Band Competition 2016 Same (season 4) S+A September 17
PTV News 2017 Same PTV-4 September 18
The Good Place 2017 Same (season 2) iflix/ETC on SBN 21 September 21/October 20
Channel Zero 2016 Same (season 2 / "The No-End House") iflix September 21
Istorya 2016 Same UNTV Public Service September 23
Strawberry Shortcake's Berry Bitty Adventures 2017 Same (season 2) Yey! September 25
The Big Bang Theory 2017 Same (season 11) Jack TV September 26
Star 2017 Same (season 2) iflix September 28
Lucifer 2017 Same (season 3) Jack TV October 3
The Middle 2016 Same (season 9 / "The Final Season") 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29 October 4
Damayan 2010 Same (Damayan Ngayon) PTV-4 October 6
Supergirl 2017 Same (season 3) ETC on SBN 21 / Jack TV October 10
The Flash 2017 Same (season 4) ETC on SBN 21 / Jack TV October 11
Asia's Got Talent 2015 Same (season 2) AXN October 12
Arrow 2017 Same (season 6) 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29 / Jack TV October 13
DC's Legends of Tomorrow 2017 Same (season 2) 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29 / Jack TV October 6 / November 6
PTV Sports 2016 Same PTV-4 October 16
National Basketball Association 2017 Same (2017–18 season) S+A / Basketball TV / NBA Premium TV October 18
Mr Selfridge 2017 Same (season 3) CT (now defunct) November 4
People of Earth 2016 Same (season 2) Jack TV November 7
This Is Us 2017 Same (season 2) 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29 November 22
Mr. Robot 2017 Same (season 2) Jack TV November 25
Shop TV 2016 Same AksyonTV December 4
UEFA Champions League 2015 Same (2017–18 season) S+A December 6

Programs transferring networks[edit]

Major networks[edit]

Date Show Moved from Moved to
January 15 Winx Club ABS-CBN TV5
January 15 Ultimate Spider-Man ABS-CBN TV5
January 15 Oreca Battle Hero (now defunct) GMA Network
March 21 Philippines' Next Top Model: High Street RPN TV5
April 17 Timon & Pumbaa GMA Network TV5
April 30 WWE SmackDown Fox Philippines TV5 / Hyper
May 8 Boiling Points MTV Philippines TV5
May 13 Dragon Collection Hero (now defunct) GMA Network
July 23 Thomas & Friends TV5 / Studio 23 / S+A / Yey! GMA Network
September 10 Bakbakan Na IBC 13 TV5
October 1 Tukaan

Other channels[edit]

Date Show Moved from Moved to
January 1 Panahon.TV PTV-4 Great Commission Television (GCTV) / Pilipinas HD on BEAM TV[78]
January 8 Healthline ABC 5 (now TV5) PTV-4
January 23 Kilos Pronto UNTV Public Service PTV-4[55]
February 10 Gillette World Sport Solar Sports S+A
March 2 Mobil 1 The Grid Solar Sports S+A
March 27 Strawberry Shortcake's Berry Bitty Adventures 9TV (now CNN Philippines) Yey!
April 3 Mr Selfridge (season 2) My Movie Channel (now defunct) CT
April 5 Prison Break C/S 9 (now CNN Philippines) 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29
May 6 The Odd Couple CT Jack TV
June 5 Playing House 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29 ETC
July 2 Best Bars in America CT Jack TV
July 8 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ABS-CBN Yey!
August 7 Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29 ETC
August 15 Bitag Live AksyonTV PTV-4
September 2 Thunderbird Sabong Nation IBC S+A
September 17 Car Matchmaker CT Jack TV
September 30 DC's Legends of Tomorrow Jack TV 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29
October 10 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon CT Jack TV
October 15 Philippine Star's Wheels TV S+A Bloomberg TV Philippines
October 30 Lucifer Jack TV 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29
November 5 Leathal Weapon (season 1) ABS-CBN Cine Mo!
November 27 Marco GMA Network, Q (now GMA News TV) Yey!
November 27 La Liga AKTV on IBC (now defunct) S+A
December 12 Black Work CT 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29
Unknown Sesame Street Yey! Knowledge Channel

Milestone episodes[edit]

The following shows made their Milestone episodes in 2017:

Show Network Episode # Episode title Episode air date
Till I Met You ABS-CBN 100th "In Your Face" January 13
Magandang Buhay 200th "Maganda ang Buhay Kung Ang Bawat Desisyon, Paninindigan!" January 18
The Greatest Love 100th "Against All Odds" January 20
Sa Piling ni Nanay GMA Network 150th "Kapit Lang, Ysabel" January 23
FPJ's Ang Probinsyano ABS-CBN 350th "Sumbong" February 1
Tonight with Boy Abunda "Patti Austin Interview"
Alyas Robin Hood GMA Network 100th "Sorry Sarri" February 3
Encantadia 150th "Avisala Luna" February 10
Mukha ANC 150th "Disenyo" February 15
Wowowin GMA Network 300th "#Wowowin" February 17
Reaksyon TV5 1,100th "Interview with Presidential Son Baste Duterte" March 2
Gandang Gabi Vice ABS-CBN 300th "Can Do That" March 5
Trops GMA Network 100th "100th episode" March 10
Karelasyon "She Maid It" March 18
Family Feud ABS-CBN "100th Game" March 19
Winners & Losers 2nd Avenue on RJTV 29 "When the Wheels Come Off" March 27
Magandang Buhay ABS-CBN 250th "Maganda ang Buhay Ngayong Tag-Araw, Kasama Ang Pamilya!" March 30
The Greatest Love 150th "Beginning of The End" March 31
FPJ's Ang Probinsyano 400th "Kalbaryo" April 12
Tonight with Boy Abunda "Diego Loyzaga Interview"
Langit Lupa 100th "Morality Bites" April 18
Ika-6 na Utos GMA Network 100th "Buking" April 21
Encantadia 200th "Taktika" April 25
Trops 150th "150th episode" May 2
Wowowin 350th "#Wowowin" May 23
A Love to Last ABS-CBN 100th "Meltdown" May 30
Meant to Be GMA Network "Pusuan Na 'Yan"
Ipaglaban Mo! ABS-CBN 150th "Dukot" June 10
My Dear Heart 100th "Pagsundo" June 13
Magandang Buhay 300th "Dahil sa Pagmamahal ni Popshie, Siguradong may Magandang Buhay" June 16
Healing Galing TV5 150th "Special Father's Day" June 18
Ika-6 na Utos GMA Network "Bagong Hamon" June 20
FPJ's Ang Probinsyano ABS-CBN 450th "Pasimuno" June 23
Tonight with Boy Abunda "Sarah Lahbati and Shara Chavez Interview"
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon CT 700th "Pharrell Williams/Chris Coffer/Vince Staples" June 27
The Better Half ABS-CBN 100th "Kapatawaran" July 4
Wildflower "Salba"
Sunday PinaSaya GMA Network "Puso ng Saya" July 9
Wowowin 400th "#Wowowin" July 11
Pepito Manaloto 250th "Mukhang Malas" July 15
Reaksyon TV5 1,200th "Kumusta nga ba ang ikalawang SONA ni Presidente Duterte?" July 24
Wansapanataym ABS-CBN 750th "#WansaAVBullies" July 30
Trops GMA Network 200th "200th episode" August 1
A Love to Last ABS-CBN 150th "Stolen Moment" August 8
Sarap Diva GMA Network 250th "Food Trip" August 12
Ika-6 na Utos 200th "Paglubog" August 16
Magandang Buhay ABS-CBN 350th "Pag Naging Daan Ka Sa Tagumpay ng Iba, Dala Nito Para sa Lahat ay Magandang Buhay!" August 25
FPJ's Ang Probinsyano ABS-CBN 500th "Naiinggit" September 1
Tonight with Boy Abunda "Noven Belleza Exclusive"
Pusong Ligaw 100th "Lihim" September 11
Wildflower 150th "Huli" September 13
Ikaw Lang ang Iibigin 100th "Taguan" September 15
Wowowin GMA Network 450th "#Wowowin" September 20
It's Showtime ABS-CBN 2,500th "SeptemVerySpeciaL" September 21
Eat Bulaga! GMA Network 11,500th "11,500th episode"
Magpakailanman 250th "Beki Ka, Tibo Ako, Forever Tayo (The Genimi Naraga and Myen Oronan Story)" September 23
i-Witness 1,000th "Oplan Pokemon"
Alyas Robin Hood 150th "Buwis Buhay" September 29
Reaksyon TV5 1,250th "Former Ateneo School of Government Atty. Tony La Viña Interview" October 2
Tulong Mo, Pasa Ko 100th "100th episode" October 6
Banana Sundae ABS-CBN 100th "100 Scoops" October 8
Ika-6 na Utos GMA Network 250th "Paglalapit ng Loob" October 13
Magandang Buhay ABS-CBN 400th "Dahil Malupit ang Idol Kong si Kuya, Lahat Tayo'y May... Magandang Buhay!" October 20
La Luna Sangre 100th "Flatline" November 3
Ellen 2nd Avenue 2,500th "2,500th show" November 10
FPJ's Ang Probinsyano ABS-CBN 550th "Suportado"
Tonight with Boy Abunda "Karen Ibasco Interview"
Impostora GMA Network 100th "Bagong Plano" November 17
Home Sweetie Home ABS-CBN 200th "200th episode" November 18
Pusong Ligaw 150th "Exposed" November 20
Wildflower 200th "Paninigil" November 22
Ikaw Lang ang Iibigin 150th "Pangako" November 24
Haplos GMA Network 100th "Singsing"
Goin' Bulilit ABS-CBN 600th "Tiangge Episode" November 26
Wowowin GMA Network 500th "#Wowowin" November 29
IBilib 300th "300th Episode" December 3
The Middle 2nd Avenue 200th "The 200th" December 6
Ika-6 na Utos GMA Network 300th "Sanib Pwersa" December 11
Magandang Buhay ABS-CBN 450th "Makaluma Man o Makabagong Tradisyon, If We Will All Just Love This Christmas, Hatid Nito'y Magandang Buhay!" December 25

Finales[edit]

ABS-CBN[edit]

The following are programs that ended on ABS-CBN:

GMA[edit]

The following are programs that ended on GMA:

Stopped airing[edit]

  • December 21: EZ Shop (reason: continues to air on GMA News TV)

TV5[edit]

The following are programs that ended on TV5:

Stopped airing[edit]

PTV[edit]

The following are programs that ended on People's Television Network:

Stopped airing[edit]

Other channels[edit]

Stopped airing[edit]

Networks[edit]

The following are a list of free-to-air and cable channels or networks launches and closures in 2017.

Launches[edit]

Date Station Channel Source
April 8 Star Cinema PPV Destiny Cable / Sky Cable Channel 158 SD, Channel 258 HD (Metro Manila) and Channel 58 SD, Channel 958 HD (Provincial)
Sky Direct Channel 45 (Nationwide)
[81]
April eGG HD Channel 32 (DTT)
May 15 Aniplus Asia Sky Cable Channel 139 SD (Metro Manila)
EasyTV Home Channel 10 (Metro Manila)
[82]
June 10 Fox Movies Philippines Sky Cable / Destiny Cable Channel 55 SD / Channel 170 HD (Metro Manila) and Channel 406 SD / Channel 714 HD (Provincial)
Cignal Channel 55 SD / Channel 211 HD (Nationwide)
Dream Satellite TV Channel 18 SD (Nationwide)
G Sat Channel 13 SD / Channel 47 HD (Nationwide)
[83]
July 3 Salaam TV Channel 42 (DTT)
August 1 MTVph Cablelink Channel 2
Cignal Channel 151 (Nationwide)
Sky Cable / Destiny Cable Channel 71
October 1 Fox Life Sky Cable Channel 48 SD / Channel 172 HD (Metro Manila) / Channel 606 (Provincial)
Destiny Cable Channel 48 SD Digital / Channel 114 SD Analog / Channel 172 HD (Metro Manila)
Cablelink Channel 28 SD / Channel 310 HD
Cignal Channel 124 SD / Channel 232 HD (Nationwide)
Dream Satellite TV Channel 16 (Nationwide)
G Sat Channel 36 HD (Nationwide)
[84]
December MTV Classic Cablelink Channel 100 SD

Closures[edit]

Date Station Channel Sign-on debut Source
January 31 Sundance Channel Sky Cable Channel 183 HD (Metro Manila) September 1, 2012
March 31 Fox Sports News Sky Cable Channel 86 SD (Metro Manila) January 28, 2013
April 10
(pulled-out due to unpaid carriage fees)
CT Sky Cable Channel 138 SD (Metro Manila)
Destiny Cable Channel 138 SD (Metro Manila)
March 22, 2015
June 10 Star Movies Philippines Sky Cable Channel 55 SD (Metro Manila)
Cignal Channel 55 SD (Nationwide)
Dream Satellite TV Channel 18 SD (Nationwide)
G Sat Channel 13 SD (Nationwide)
January 1, 2010
Fox Movies Premium (HD) Sky Cable / Destiny Cable Channel 170 HD (Metro Manila)
Cignal Channel 211 HD (Nationwide)
G Sat Channel 47 HD (Nationwide)
January 1, 2012
June 30 SyFy Sky Cable / Destiny Cable Channel 114 SD / Channel 188 HD (Metro Manila)
February 25, 2013 [85]
Universal Channel Sky Cable Channel 73 SD / Channel 187 HD (Metro Manila)
Destiny Cable Channel 27 SD Analog / Channel 73 SD Digital / Channel 187 HD (Metro Manila)
Cablelink Channel 31 (Metro Manila)
Cignal Channel 118 SD (Nationwide)
August 3, 2012
September 30 Juan Sports Channel Cignal Channel 105 SD (Nationwide) August 15, 2015
October 1 Star World Sky Cable Channel 48 SD / Channel 172 HD (Metro Manila) / Channel 606 (Provincial)
Destiny Cable Channel 48 SD Digital / Channel 114 SD Analog / Channel 172 HD (Metro Manila)
Cablelink Channel 28 SD / Channel 310 HD
Cignal Channel 124 SD / Channel 232 HD (Nationwide)
Dream Satellite TV Channel 16 (Nationwide)
G Sat Channel 36 HD (Nationwide)
July 1, 2000
December 31 CT Channel 30 (DTT)
Cablelink Channel 40 (Metro Manila)
Cignal Channel 22 SD (Nationwide)
March 22, 2015
RTL CBS Entertainment Sky Cable Channel 53 SD / Channel 196 HD (Metro Manila)
Cablelink Channel 37 SD / Channel 313 HD
Sky Direct Channel 35 SD (Nationwide)
October 2013
RTL CBS Extreme Sky Cable Channel 104 SD / Channel 209 HD (Metro Manila)
Cablelink Channel 31 SD / Channel 219 HD
2015

Awards[edit]

Deaths[edit]

January
February
March
  • March 2 – Cornelia "Angge" Lee, radio and talent manager of ABS-CBN (b. 1946)
  • March 5 – Roden Araneta, finalist of Clown in a Million, Yes Yes Show mainstay, actor and comedian (b. 1961)[91]
April
  • April 17 – Wilfredo Cruz, songwriter (b. 1947)[92]
May
June
July
  • July 14 – Veronica Alejar, News Anchor, former UNTV and PTV Host and recently host of The Breaking Point and Kilos Pronto (b. 1975)
  • July 21 – Soxie Topacio, director of GMA Network programs, actor, film and theater director (b. 1951)[94]
August
  • August 1 – Alfie Lorenzo, talent manager and entertainment columnist (b. 1939)[95]
  • August 8 – Zeny Zabala, movie and television actress (b. 1937)[96]
  • August 24 – Amelyn Veloso, News Anchor, former IBC, TV5 and CNN Philippines News Anchor (b. 1974)[97]
September
  • September 30 – Joe Taruc, News Anchor of DZRH and host of Liberty Live with Joe Taruc/Liberty on TV (b. 1946)[98]
October
November

See also[edit]

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