The Philippines’ favourite showbiz personalities – the Gutierrez family – will be finding a new home on E! in 2014. The global destination for ‘Pop of Culture’ and the renowned leader in entertainment news, E! is launching a six-episode reality series, produced by the Philippines’ media powerhouse One Mega Group’s TV100. This show will give audiences across South East Asia, an all-access pass to the family.
As part of E!’s continued commitment to shine the spotlight on local Asian personalities and celebrities, the series will follow the Gutierrez family – Eddie, Annabelle, Ruffa, Raymond and Richard – as they give audiences an unfiltered look at their incredible personal and professional lives.
“As the home of the most topical pop culture buzz on celebrities, daily entertainment news and live red carpet coverage, E! is the perfect fit for a no-holds-barred series on the Gutierrez Family,” commented Christine Fellowes, managing director, Asia Pacific, Universal Networks International. “We are delighted that they are opening up their lives and that we are able to bring this locally relevant content to our E! audience in the Philippines.”
Michael Carandang, Business Unit Head of One Mega Group’s TV100 said, “It Takes Gutz to be a Gutierrez” is the first of its kind in the Philippines and, as both fans of E! and the Gutierrez family, it’s a dream come true for One Mega Group and TV100 to be part of this exciting new show; we consider it a match made in red carpet heaven!”
It Takes Gutz to be a Gutierrez will launch on E! SkyCable Channel 57, Cignal Channel 25, and Cablelink Channel 33, later in 2014; more details to follow.