1986 in Philippine television

The following is a list of events affecting Philippine television in 1986. Events listed include television show debuts, finales, cancellations, and channel launches, closures and rebrandings, as well as information about controversies and carriage disputes.

List of years in Philippine television

EventsEdit

  • January 6 - The afternoon talent-variety program That's Entertainment makes its premiere telecast on GMA 7.
  • February 24–25 - At the midst of the People Power Revolution rebel forces capture state channel MBS Channel 4 at the ABS-CBN Broadcasting Center on the 24th and private channels 2, 9 and 13 at the Broadcast City complex the day after.
  • March 20 - At the aftermath of the People Power Revolution, City 2 Television (formerly BBC 2) ended operations after almost 13 years.
  • May 19 - GMA debuts two new newscasts, GMA Balita and GMA Headline News.
  • July 14 - IBC debuts two new newscasts, Balita sa IBC and Balita sa IBC Huling Ulat.
  • September 14 - After 14 years of closure, ABS-CBN was reopened at the end of Marcos' dictatorship.[1]
  • September 15 – ABS-CBN debuts two comeback newscasts, Balita Ngayon and The World Tonight

PremieresEdit

Date Show
January 6 That's Entertainment on GMA 7
Mirasol del Cielo on GMA 7
January 20 Ang Panday on RPN 9
February 3 Goin' Bananas on City 2 Television
February 14 Mansyon on IBC
April 14 Verdadero on RPN 9
April 16 Heartbeat on GMA 7
April 17 Princess on GMA 7
The Pulpit of Christ on GMA 7
April 18 GMA Gems on GMA 7
Maricel Live! on RPN 9
Street Pulse on RPN 9
May 19 GMA Balita on GMA 7
GMA Headline News on GMA 7
May 24 GMA Saturday/Sunday Report on GMA 7
June 9 Lunch Date on GMA 7
July 14 Balita sa IBC on IBC 13
Balita sa IBC: Huling Ulat on IBC 13
July 19 Truth Forum on IBC 13
August 8 Vilma on GMA 7
September 13 Andrea Amor on IBC 13
September 14 The Sharon Cuneta Show on IBC 13
September 15 Magandang Umaga Po on ABS-CBN 2
ABS-CBN News Advisory on ABS-CBN 2
Balita Ngayon on ABS-CBN 2
The World Tonight on ABS-CBN 2
Nestle Special on ABS-CBN 2
Angkan on ABS-CBN 2
Luneta: Discovery Hour on ABS-CBN 2
Hilakbot on ABS-CBN 2
Ina on ABS-CBN 2
September 16 Let's Go Crazy with Jack & Joey on ABS-CBN
Regal Drama Presents on ABS-CBN
September 17 Lots of Catch on ABS-CBN 2
September 18 Mommy Ko, Daddy Ko! on ABS-CBN
Napakasakit Kuya Eddie on ABS-CBN 2
September 19 Nine-Teeners on ABS-CBN 2
Overseas Unlimited on ABS-CBN
September 20 Bukang Liwayway on ABS-CBN 2
Cathedral of Praise with David Sumrall on ABS-CBN 2
Triple Treat on ABS-CBN 2
September 21 PEP (People, Events and Places) Talk on ABS-CBN 2

Unknown dateEdit

UnknownEdit

  • Weekend with Velez on GMA 7
  • Business and Pleasure on ABS-CBN 2
  • ABS-CBN International Report on ABS-CBN 2
  • Good Morning Philippines on ABS-CBN 2
  • Parak on ABS-CBN 2
  • Children's Hour on ABS-CBN 2
  • Bar None on ABS-CBN 2
  • In TUX icating on ABS-CBN 2
  • Teen Pan Alley on ABS-CBN 2
  • No Permanent Address on RPN 9
  • Plaza 1899 on RPN 9
  • Sa Kabukiran on RPN 9
  • Stop Watch on RPN 9
  • Simply Snooky on RPN 9
  • Teenage Diary on RPN 9
  • Export... Made in the Philippines on IBC 13
  • Hiyas on IBC 13
  • Travel Time on IBC 13
  • Ora Engkantada on IBC 13
  • Pinoy Thriller on IBC 13
  • Scoop on IBC 13
  • See True on GMA 7
  • Early Evening Report on PTV 4
  • Late Evening Report on PTV 4
  • A Dialogue with Pres. C. Aquino on PTV 4
  • Headline on PTV 4
  • KB Kaibigan on PTV 4
  • No Holds Barred on PTV 4
  • Public Eye on PTV 4
  • Tinig Bayan on PTV 4
  • Tugon on PTV 4
  • Da Young Once on PTV 4
  • Mga Kwentong Buhay on PTV 4
  • Pabrika on PTV 4
  • Viva Drama Specials on PTV 4
  • Big Ike's Happening on PTV 4
  • Last Wave 1986 on PTV 4
  • Maria! Maria! on PTV 4
  • This Is It! on PTV 4
  • People's Privilege Hour on PTV 4

Programs transferring networksEdit

Date Show Moved from Moved to
April Lovingly Yours, Helen BBC-2 GMA Network
Unknown Goin' Bananas BBC-2 IBC 13
Unknown See True IBC 13 GMA Network

FinalesEdit

  • January 3: Anna Liza (rerun) on GMA 7
  • March 20: BBC/City 2 Balita on City 2 Television
  • May 16:
  • June 7: Student Canteen on GMA 7
  • July 11:
    • Newsday on IBC 13
    • Mid-day Report on IBC 13
  • November 21:
    • Luneta: Discovery Hour on ABS-CBN 2
    • Hilakbot on ABS-CBN 2
  • December 12: Ina on ABS-CBN 2

UnknownEdit

  • NewsCenter 4 on MBS 4
  • Manila Envelope on MBS 4
  • In TUX icating on ABS-CBN 2
  • Lots of Catch on ABS-CBN 2
  • Bar None on ABS-CBN 2
  • Overseas Unlimited on ABS-CBN 2
  • Good Morning Philippines on ABS-CBN 2
  • Pointblank on IBC 13
  • Seeing Stars with Joe Quirino on IBC 13
  • Turn on 13 on IBC 13
  • IBCinema on IBC 13
  • See True on IBC 13
  • Kahapon Lamang on GMA 7
  • The Bob Stewart Show on GMA 7
  • Discorama on GMA 7
  • Uncle Bob and Friends on GMA 7
  • Pass the Mike with JQ and Willie on GMA 7
  • Stop, Look & Listen on GMA 7
  • Two for the Road on GMA 7
  • Pasikatan sa Siete on GMA 7
  • Ecotrends on GMA 7

ChannelsEdit

LaunchesEdit

ClosuresEdit

BirthsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Domini M. Torrevillas (March 23, 2017). "Ang babaeng humayo, protégé ko". Philippine Star.

See alsoEdit