Playhouse (Philippine TV series)

Playhouse (sometimes stylized as PlayHouse, PlayHOUSE or playHouSE) is a 2018 Philippine drama television series starring Zanjoe Marudo and Angelica Panganiban. The series premiered on ABS-CBN's PrimeTanghali noontime block and worldwide on The Filipino Channel from September 17, 2018 to March 22, 2019, replacing Sana Dalawa ang Puso.

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Created byMel Mendoza-Del Rosario
Written by
  • Jimuel Dela Cruz
  • Kay Conlu-Brondial
  • Alpha Fortun
  • Jaymar Castro
  • Cyrus Dan Cañares
  • Jaja Amarillo
Directed by
Country of originPhilippines
Original languageFilipino
No. of episodes135
Executive producerAimee Fabian Sumalde
ProducerMark Anthony D. Gile
  • Joy Buenaventura
  • Mai Marcial
  • Mayette Tugano
  • Marlow Malvar
  • Arjay Felizarta
Running time28–32 minutes
Production companyGMO Unit
Original networkABS-CBN
Picture format480i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Original releaseSeptember 17, 2018 (2018-09-17) –
March 22, 2019 (2019-03-22)
Related showsSana Dalawa ang Puso
External links


Young married couple Patty and Marlon are on the brink of calling it quits when an unexpected need to parent a godchild forces them to be together again. In their parenthood journey, they will find themselves giving love a second chance and transforming their house into a home.[1]

Cast and charactersEdit




  • Denise Laurel[4] as Emily Grace L. Cortes
  • Patrick Garcia[4] as Brad V. Cortes
  • Yñigo Delen as young Marlon
  • Louise Abuel as Teen Marlon
  • Ces Quesada as Josie Salazar
  • Yayo Aguila as Catherine "Cathy" Calumpang
  • Michael Flores as Roger Cuevas
  • Richard Quan as Eli Domingo
  • Anna Marin as Rowena Yamamoto
  • Jong Cuenco as Dr. Greg Miguel
  • Arlene Muhlach as Barbara "Barang" Cuevas


Playhouse premiered on September 17, 2018.[8][9]

This is the final drama series produced by GMO Unit, prior to the latter's dissolution.


Kantar Media National TV Ratings
(11:30AM PST)
Pilot Episode Finale Episode Peak Average
September 17, 2018[10]
March 22, 2019[11]
December 17, 2018[12]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "About Playhouse". Retrieved August 1, 2019.
  2. ^ a b c "Angelica, Zanjoe, and Kisses to join forces in 2018 teleserye". Star Cinema. December 1, 2017.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o "WATCH: Angelica, Zanjoe in shouting match in Playhouse teaser". ABS-CBN News. August 20, 2018.
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q "WATCH: Playhouse trailer sees couple about to split up take care of a kid". ABS-CBN News. August 28, 2018.
  5. ^ Raymundo, Isabelle Francez (September 4, 2018). "Zanjoe Marudo shares 3 things he discovered about Angelica Panganiban". ABS-CBN Entertainment. Retrieved September 28, 2018.
  6. ^ Anarcon, James Patrick (December 4, 2017). "Angelica Panganiban gets new show after backing out of Asintado". Philippine Entertainment Portal.
  7. ^ Bardinas, Mary Ann (September 7, 2018). "Child wonder JJ Quilantang's unforgettable TV appearances". ABS-CBN Entertainment. Retrieved September 28, 2018.
  8. ^ Playhouse Teaser: Coming Soon on ABS-CBN! on YouTube
  9. ^ Playhouse Full Trailer: This September 17 on ABS-CBN! on YouTube
  10. ^ "National TV Ratings (September 17, 2018 – Monday)". ABS-CBN Corporate. September 18, 2018. Retrieved September 18, 2018.
  11. ^ "National TV Ratings (March 22–24, 2019)". ABS-CBN Corporate. March 26, 2019. Retrieved March 26, 2019.
  12. ^ "National TV Ratings (December 17–19, 2018)". ABS-CBN Corporate. December 20, 2018.