Party Pilipinas

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Party Pilipinas
Party Pilipinas title card.jpg
Title card in 2010
GenreVariety show
Written by
  • Rommel Gacho
  • Real Florido
  • Yani Bautista
  • Haydee Bellen
  • Buboy Carreon
  • Stann Go
  • Irish Mangubat
  • Florence Rosini
  • Flow Ferrer
Directed by
Presented by
Country of originPhilippines
Original languageTagalog
No. of episodes160
Executive producerLui Cadag
Production locationsStudio 7, GMA Network Center, Quezon City, Philippines
Camera setupMultiple-camera setup
Running time150 minutes
Production companyGMA Entertainment TV
Original networkGMA Network
Picture format480i (SDTV)
Original releaseMarch 28, 2010 (2010-03-28) –
May 19, 2013 (2013-05-19)
External links

Party Pilipinas (transl. Party Philippines) is a Philippine television variety show broadcast by GMA Network. Hosted by Regine Velasquez, Ogie Alcasid, Jaya and Janno Gibbs, it premiered on March 28, 2010 replacing SOP. The show concluded on May 19, 2013 with a total of 160 episodes. It was replaced by Sunday All Stars in its timeslot.


Artists Regine Velasquez, Ogie Alcasid, Jaya and Janno Gibbs headline the show which includes Jay-R and Kyla, Jolina Magdangal, La Diva, Mark Bautista, Christian Bautista and Rachelle Ann Go. Various GMA Network's talent stars also serve as regular performers including Marian Rivera, Rhian Ramos, Carla Abellana, Dingdong Dantes, Geoff Eigenmann, Dennis Trillo and Jennylyn Mercado.[1]


Party Pilipinas is an "all-party and all-positive vibes" show, according to the Corporate Communications Department of GMA Network and the show's new production manager, Ruth Mariñas.[2]

The hosts of SOP, Regine Velasquez, Ogie Alcasid, Janno Gibbs, and Jaya joined the show along with Kyla and Jay-R and La Diva.[2][3] In addition, Rachelle Ann Go and Mark Bautista also joined the show.[4][5]

Louie Ignacio left the show after 25 April episode, due to unknown reasons[6] Headwriter Rommel Gacho became the show's temporary director from 2 May to the 23 May episode before management named Mark A. Reyes and Rico Gutierrez as the show's permanent replacements for Ignacio.[7]

On 20 June, the program created a history in Philippine TV history as it became the first show to air in 3D.[8][9][10]

The show also became witness to some of engagements in the Philippines' show business. Ogie Alcasid and Regine Velasquez announced their wedding engagement on 8 August 2010 episode.[11] Velasquez also had her pre-nuptial message and confirmation of pregnancy in the show.[12][13] PBA player Rich Alvarez and R&B Princess Kyla made known their wedding engagement also in the show during 13 February 2011 episode.[14][15] On 28 October 2012, the couple announced that they are expecting their first baby on the show. In addition, Jolina Magdangal and Mark Escueta revealed to the public that they are engaged on 6 June 2011 episode.[16]

In 27 March 2011, the show celebrated its first anniversary, having a simultaneous live performances in four key cities in the Philippines: Manila (GMA Studio 7), Baguio (Melvin Jones Grandstand), Davao City (Rizal Park) and Cebu City (Fuente Osmeña Circle) with GMA's in-house directors Noel Cabacungan, Rommel Gacho, Ding Bolanos and Mark A. Reyes.[17][18][19] The anniversary episode also included the launch of GMA's Summer Station ID for 2011, "Halo-Halo Ang Summer Saya".[20]

On 17 April to 15 May 2011, GB Sampedro alongside Mark A. Reyes headed the show. Sampedro replaced Gutierrez because the latter had resigned from co-directing the show. On 24 July 2011 Treb Monteras replaced Sampedro from directing the show.[21]

Party Pilipinas became also a home to international guests including U-KISS (28 March 2010, 13 June 2010),[22][23] Jason Derulo (25 July 2010),[24] Dan Hill (6 February 2011),[25] Far East Movement (13 March 2011),[26] Chauncey Black of Blackstreet (29 January 2012) and Jay Park (6 May 2012).[27][28]

In 2011, the show received its first award at Catholic Mass Media Awards as Best Entertainment Program, and September 2011, former Pinoy Dream Academy finalist Irish Fullerton performed for the first time on the show as part of her debut on GMA Network.[29]

On 17 June 2012, Direk Rico Gutierrez returned to direct Party Pilipinas Team B, starting with Party Pilipinas: Believe episode.

On 8 February 2013, the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB) meted a six-month probation period on the show for a dance number that was deemed "sexually charged" by the Board. The MTRCB also ordered GMA-7 to make a public apology.[30]

On 24 March 2013, former ASAP co-host and performer Christian Bautista performed for the first time on the show as part of his debut on GMA Network. He reunited with his co-former ASAP co-hosts and performers Rachelle Ann Go, also his former girlfriend, and Mark Bautista, a good friend of his, with former Pilipinas Got Talent finalist singer Sherwin Baguion, and former Pinoy Big Brother: Teen Clash 2010 finalist Fretzie Bercede while additional to the group.[31][32]

Party Pilipinas was set in different destinations during Summer 2013 as a celebration of the 3rd anniversary of the show. The show was held at Ynares Center, Antipolo City; Philippine Navy Headquarters, Manila; Le Pavillon, Metropolitan Park, Roxas Boulevard; and Mall of Asia Arena, Pasay.[33] The show's 100,000-sq-m studio in the GMA compound in Quezon City was converted into a state-of-the art hub for the network's 28 hours coverage of the automated elections called "Eleksyon 2013" for 13 May 2013, Monday .[34]

The show had its final episode on May 26, 2013 after GMA management decided to cancel the show and replace it with Sunday All Stars.

Final cast[edit]

Lead hosts
Regine Velasquez
Ogie Alcasid

Co-hosts and performers[edit]

Former co-hosts / performers[edit]


According to AGB Nielsen Philippines' Mega Manila household television ratings, the pilot episode of Party Pilipinas earned a 15.5% rating.[36] While the final episode scored a 10.9% rating.[37]


Accolades received by Party Pilipinas
Year Awards Category Recipient Result Ref.
2010 24th PMPC Star Awards for Television Best Musical Variety Show Party Pilipinas Nominated [38]
Best New Female TV Personality Frencheska Farr Nominated
Best New Male TV Personality Elmo Magalona
Geoff Taylor
2011 25th PMPC Star Awards for Television Best Musical Variety Show Party Pilipinas Nominated [39]
Best Female TV Host Regine Velasquez Nominated
ENPRESS Golden Screen TV Awards Outstanding Musical Program Party Pilipinas Nominated [40]
Outstanding Male Host in a Musical or Variety Program Ogie Alcasid
Raymond Gutierrez
Catholic Mass Media Awards Best Entertainment Program Party Pilipinas Won [41]
2012 ENPRESS Golden Screen TV Awards Best Musical Variety Show Nominated
26th PMPC Star Awards for Television Best Female TV Host Regine Velasquez Nominated [42]
Best Musical Variety Show Party Pilipinas Nominated
University of Mindanao Student Survey Best Variety Show Won [43]
2013 ENPRESS Golden Screen TV Awards Outstanding Musical Program Nominated [44]
27th PMPC Star Awards for Television Best Musical Variety Show Nominated [45]
USTv Students' Choice Awards Best Talk/Variety Show Won
2014 ENPRESS Golden Screen TV Awards Outstanding Musical Program Nominated [46]


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  2. ^ a b Party Pilipinas replaces SOP
  3. ^ PEP: Party Pilipinas off to a rousing start GMA Network. Retrieved 8 December 2012
  4. ^ Mark Bautista, now a GMA Artist
  5. ^ Rachelle Ann Go, officially a Party Pilipinas performer
  6. ^ Louie Ignacio resigns as director of Party Pilipinas
  7. ^ Former Party Pilipinas director Louie Ignacio clears the name of Regine Velasquez Retrieved 5 May 2010
  8. ^ Party Pilipinas airs on 3D
  9. ^ Party Pilipinas, gumawa ng kasaysayan sa TV Industry iGMA
  10. ^ VIDEO: 24 Oras GMA Network. Retrieved 8 December 2012
  11. ^ Ogie Alcasid-Regine Velasquez engagement
  12. ^ Ogie Alcasid and Regine Velasquez getting married this year, possibly on 22 December Retrieved 8 December 2012
  13. ^ Regine Velasquez confirms pregnancy
  14. ^ Singer Kyla is now engaged to PBA player Rich Alvarez Retrieved 2 October 2011
  15. ^ Kyla is engaged to cager Rich Alvarez ABS-CBN News. Retrieved 2 October 2011
  16. ^ Jolina Magdangal and Mark Escueta now engaged
  17. ^ Party Pilipinas celebrates 1st anniversary on 27 March GMA Network. Retrieved 8 December 2012
  18. ^ Party Pilipinas celebrates 1st anniversary in four destinations nationwide Retrieved 8 December 2012
  19. ^ Party Pilipinas marks its 1st Anniversary Yahoo! Philippines. Retrieved 8 December 2012
  20. ^ Party Pilipinas celebrates anniversary
  21. ^ Sampedro, permanent vacation from party P. Manila Bulletin.
  22. ^ GMA News: UKISS in Manila
  23. ^ Philippine Entertainment Portal[permanent dead link] Retrieved 6 July 2011.
  24. ^ Jason Derulo nag-perform sa Party Pilipinas Archived 16 April 2013 at YES Fm!. Retrieved 8 December 2012
  25. ^ Party Pilipinas In Love Duets - Dan Hill, Kyla, Glaiza, Jennylyn, Francheska etc. 01/06/11 YoStuff. Retrieved 6 January 2011
  26. ^ Far East Movement member admits he fell in love with a Filipina Manila Bulletin. Retrieved 15 March 2011
  27. ^ Party Pilipinas: Jay Park, bumisita sa Party Pilipinas GMA Network. Retrieved 8 December 2012
  28. ^ Marian and Jay Park leads Party Pilipinas' Promdi Philippine Star. Retrieved 8 December 2012
  29. ^ CMMA Winners for 2011 GMA News
  30. ^ ‘Party Pilipinas’ put on probation over ‘lewd’ dance - from the Philippine Daily Inquirer
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