1992 in Philippine television

The following is a list of events effecting Philippine television in 1992. 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

  • April 30 – GMA Network Inc. launches the "Rainbow Satellite" branding, becoming the 3rd Philippine television network to go on nationwide satellite broadcast.
  • May 30 - Southern Broadcasting Network's DWCP-TV WorldTV Channel 21, the country's first ever modern UHF television station, begins broadcasts. It is the first UHF channel to sign on following the 1991 shutdown of the television operations of the US military-operated Far East Network.

PremieresEdit

Date Show
January 6 GMA Network News on GMA 7
Heartwatch on Islands TV 13 (now IBC 13)
January 11 Mana on ABS-CBN 2
January 18 Cooking with the Daza's on ABS-CBN 2
February 10 Valiente on ABS-CBN 2
February 17 Firing Line on GMA 7
February 21 Live on 5 on ABC 5
Big News on ABC 5
Balitang Balita on ABC 5
Entertainment Today on ABC 5
February 23 Bible Guide on ABC 5
Sine Klasiks on ABC 5
The Big Night on ABC 5
February 24 48 Hours on ABC 5
February 25 ABCinema on ABC 5
February 26 Family Rosary Crusade on ABC 5
March 9 IBC NewsBreak on IBC 13
IBC News 5:30 Report on IBC 13
IBC News 11 O'Clock Report on IBC 13
April 27 GMA's Best on GMA 7
May 14 5 and Up on ABC 5
May 30 ABC World News Tonight on World TV 21
CNN World News on World TV 21
Lehrer NewsHour on World TV 21
July 18 Battle of the Brains on New Vision 9
August 2 Showbiz Lingo on ABS-CBN 2
August 17 Mara Clara on ABS-CBN 2
September 6 Alab on ABS-CBN 2
September 7 Hoy Gising! on ABS-CBN 2
September 14 Ober Da Bakod on GMA 7
October 4 Gwapings Live! on GMA 7
October 19 Ang TV on ABS-CBN 2
December 23 Home Along Da Riles on ABS-CBN 2

UnknownEdit

  • 17 Bernard Club on ABC 5
  • Alabang Girls on ABC 5
  • Legal Forum on ABC 5
  • Adlibs with Cheche Lazaro on ABC 5
  • Boyoyong on ABC 5
  • Caloy's Angels on ABC 5
  • Handog ni Brocka on ABC 5
  • Idol si Pidol on ABC 5
  • K-TV on ABC 5
  • Late Night with Edu on ABC 5
  • Learning your ABC on ABC 5
  • Mga Yagit sa Lansangan on ABC 5
  • Mr. DJ on ABC 5
  • P.O.P.S.: Pops On Primetime Saturday on ABC 5
  • Showtime Funtime on ABC 5
  • Starzan on ABC 5
  • Stay Awake on ABC 5
  • Straight To The Heart on ABC 5
  • Studio 5 Presents on ABC 5
  • Sunday Mass on ABC on ABC 5
  • The Chaplet of the Divine Mercy on ABC 5
  • The Edu Manzano Show on ABC 5
  • TVJ on 5 on ABC 5
  • Viva Telekomiks on ABC 5
  • Public Forum on ABC 5
  • The Big Story on ABC 5
  • Tiny Toons Adventures on ABC 5
  • Philippine Headline News on World TV 21
  • World TV Mag on World TV 21
  • Japayuki on ABS-CBN 2
  • Mga Lihim ng Ermita on ABS-CBN 2
  • Mr. Cupido on ABS-CBN 2
  • Nora on ABS-CBN 2
  • Gym Team on ABS-CBN 2
  • International News Report on IBC 13
  • OPS-PIA: Ugnayan sa Hotel Rembrandt on IBC 13
  • Pasikatan sa 13 on IBC 13
  • The Message on IBC 13
  • P.Y. (Praise Youth) on IBC 13
  • Silver Germs on GMA 7
  • Teen Talk on GMA 7
  • Agrisiete on GMA 7
  • Billy Bilyonaryo on GMA 7
  • Viva Sinerama on GMA 7
  • Music Video Features on GMA 7
  • De Buena Familia on New Vision 9
  • Heart to Heart Talk on New Vision 9
  • FVR Up Close on New Vision 9/PTV 4/IBC 13
  • Just the 3 of Us on New Vision 9
  • OPS-PIA: Ugnayan sa Hotel Rembrandt on New Vision 9/IBC 13
  • The Police Hour on New Vision 9
  • The Whimpols on New Vision 9
  • Veggie, Meaty & Me on New Vision 9
  • Job Network on PTV 4
  • Kalikasan, Kaunlaran by Earth Institute Asia on PTV 4
  • El Shaddai on IBC 13
  • Shaider on IBC 13
  • Candy Candy on IBC 13
  • Cedie, Ang Munting Prinsipe on ABS-CBN 2
  • The Flying House on GMA 7
  • Dragon Ball on New Vision 9
  • Dog of Flanders: My Patrasche on ABS-CBN 2

Programs transferring networksEdit

Date Show No. of seasons Moved from Moved to
August 16 Ipaglaban Mo! IBC ABS-CBN
Unknown Shaider ABS-CBN IBC
Candy Candy GMA
Public Forum IBC ABC

FinalesEdit

  • January 3:
  • February 7: Agila on ABS-CBN 2
  • March 6:
    • Island Newsbreak on Island TV 13
    • Headline Trese on Islands TV 13
    • The 11 O'Clock News on Islands TV 13
  • July 11: Uncle Bob's Lucky 7 Club on GMA 7
  • July 26: Junior Patrol on ABS-CBN 2
  • August 14: Sebya, Mahal Kita on ABS-CBN 2

UnknownEdit

  • Maricel Regal Drama Special on ABS-CBN 2
  • Luv Ko si Kris on ABS-CBN 2
  • Cooking It Up with Nora on ABS-CBN 2
  • Star Smile Factory on ABS-CBN 2
  • Cathedral of Praise with David Sumrall on ABS-CBN 2
  • Classified Ads On Television on ABS-CBN 2
  • Video Hit Parade on ABS-CBN 2
  • Hotline sa Trese on IBC 13
  • Usap-Usapan Live on IBC 13
  • Magic Kamison on IBC 13
  • TVJ: Television's Jesters on IBC 13
  • Awitawanan on IBC 13
  • Islands Gamemasters on IBC 13
  • Eerie, Indiana on GMA 7
  • Face to Face on GMA 7
  • GMA Gems on GMA 7
  • Silver Germs on GMA 7
  • Murder, She Wrote on GMA 7
  • Adlibs with Cheche Lazaro on ABC 5
  • Caloy's Angels on ABC 5
  • Handog ni Brocka on ABC 5
  • Learning your ABC on ABC 5
  • Mga Yagit sa Lansangan on ABC 5
  • Mr. DJ on ABC 5
  • Noli Me Tangere on ABC 5
  • Showtime Funtime on ABC 5
  • Starzan on ABC 5
  • Stay Awake on ABC 5
  • TVJ on 5 on ABC 5
  • Viva Telekomiks on ABC 5
  • Cebu I, Cebu II on New Vision 9
  • Manilyn Live! on IBC 13
  • Bhoy on PTV 4
  • Estudyante Blues on PTV 4
  • Midnight Session on PTV 4
  • Pangungusap ng Pangulo on PTV 4
  • Pin Pin on PTV 4
  • Sine Aksyon sa Kuatro on PTV 4
  • Sine Huwebes sa Kuatro on PTV 4
  • Viva Drama Specials on PTV 4
  • Candy Candy on IBC 13
  • Cedie, Ang Munting Prinsipe on ABS-CBN 2
  • The Flying House on GMA 7

ChannelsEdit

LaunchesEdit

  • February 21: ABC 5 (now TV5)
  • May 17: EEC 23 (now defunct)
  • May 30: World TV 21 (now ETC)
  • October 1: CCTV-4

UnknownEdit

  • Intervision 68

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

See alsoEdit