I Dare You (Philippine TV series)

I Dare You is a Philippine reality variety show. This is the first joint project between the network's News and Current Affairs Division and the TV Entertainment Group. The first season premiered as part of ABS-CBN's Kapamilya Gold afternoon lineup on July 11, 2011 and ended on October 21, 2011, hosted by Jericho Rosales, Iya Villania and Melai Cantiveros.[1][2] The second season is set to start in October 12, 2013 with Cantiveros and three new cast members, Robi Domingo, John Prats and Deniesse Aguilar replacing Villania and Rosales.[3]

I Dare You
Logo for I Dare You Since 2013
GenreReality show
Developed byABS-CBN TV Production
Directed byNico Hernandez
Alco Guerrero
Presented byMelai Cantiveros
Robi Domingo
John Prats
Deniesse Aguilar
Country of originPhilippines
Original language(s)Tagalog
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes87
Executive producer(s)Alex Asuncion
Peter Edward Dizon
Editor(s)Adz Abarquez
Running time1 1/2 hr
Original networkABS-CBN
Picture formatNTSC (480i)
Original releaseSeason 1:
July 11, 2011 – October 21, 2011
Season 2:
October 12, 2013 –
December 28, 2013
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Season 1Edit

I Dare You logo used in the first season.

Each week, the series showcases an everyday Filipino (an individual, family or community), who the show refers to as Bidang Kapamilya. These people are those who struggles everyday on life's challenges and have inspiring stories to tell. Together with the hosts, celebrity guests will be challenged to get out of their comfort zone and undergo different challenges to win prizes for the Bidang Kapamilya. Guests will experience the role of an ordinary people and what they do in an ordinary day.[4]


Final castEdit

Name Nickname (s) Duration Character
Melai Cantiveros Melai, Isay Episode 1 – present She considers herself as the prettiest female host on the show.
Robi Domingo Rob, Boy Waley Episode 76 – present The pretty boy who tries to be funny but can't seem to crack a good joke.
John Prats Pratty Episode 76 – present Often mocked for his short height, he is a great dancer and has been longest in the entertainment industry out of all the hosts.
Deniesse Aguilar Niesse, Bakla Episode 76 – present The girl famous for her "gay lingo," known for her strong personality, a rookie in the entertainment field.

Former castEdit

Name Nickname (s) Duration Character
Jericho Rosales Echo Episode 1 – 75 Former host, he's always surrounded by female guests as well as the female hosts which makes the other male hosts jealous, appears in Season 2 occasionally as guest.
Iya Villania Rae Episode 1 – 75 She is sexy and athletic and always competes with Melai for Echo's heart. Left the show in the final episode of Season 1.
Ethel Booba Booba Episode 11 – 75 Calls herself a "plastic surgery god" because of her numerous surgeries, she came in Episode 11 as a one-week guest host but later turned into a fixed-guest.


Episode # Date # Challengers
Season 1
1-5 July 11–15, 2011 Gabriel Valenciano, Alessandra de Rossi and Jericho Rosales
5-10 July 18–22, 2011 Jason Abalos, Angeline Quinto and Vice Ganda.
11-15 July 25–29, 2011 Iya Villania, Ethel Booba, Phoemela Baranda and Miriam Quiambao.
16-20 August 1–5, 2011 Kim Chiu, Ryan Bang, Niña Jose, Edward Mendez, Baron Geisler and Queenie Padilla.
21-25 August 8–12, 2011 Matt Evans, Ping Medina, Chokoliet, Jomi Teotico and Rap Fernandez.
26-30 August 15–19, 2011 RR Enriquez, Jon Avila, Keanna Reeves and Guji Lorenzana.
31-35 August 22–26, 2011 Sharlene San Pedro, Bugoy Cariño, Izzy Canillo, Amy Nobleza and Jairus Aquino.
36-40 August 29-September 2, 2011 Gladys Reyes, Ara Mina and Yayo Aguila.
41-45 September 5–9, 2011 Jason Francisco, Paul Jake Castillo and Bangs Garcia.
46-50 September 12–16, 2011 JM De Guzman, Robi Domingo and Sunshine Garcia.
51-55 September 19–23, 2011 Cacai Bautista, Melai Cantiveros and Jayson Gainza.
56-60 September 26–30, 2011 Bianca Manalo, Markki Stroem, Venus Raj and Manuel Chua.
61-65 October 3–7, 2011 Alan Choachuy, Joy Siy, Eboy Bautista, Winwin Cabinta and Chinggay Andrada.
66-70 October 10–14, 2011 Valerie Concepcion, Tom Rodriguez, Megan Young and Neil Coleta.
71-75 October 17–21, 2011 Finale Special - re-run of favourite challenges of viewers.
Season 2
1 October 12, 2013 Jewel Mische, John Prats, Saturday Alisco, Kevin Roman.
2 October 19, 2013 Precious Lara Quigaman, Wendy Valdez, Tina Marasigan
3 October 26, 2013 Baron Geisler, Deniesse Aguilar


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