Straight from the Shoulder (TV program)

Straight from the Shoulder is a Philippine television and radio public affairs show broadcast by GMA Network. Hosted by Louie Beltran, it premiered in 1970 on MBC-11 until in 1972.[1] On January 14, 1987, it returned as a television show in GMA Network. A radio edition also aired on DZRH. The show concluded in September 1994, following Beltran's death. It was replaced by Liberty Live with Joe Taruc in its timeslot.

Straight from the Shoulder
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GenrePublic affairs
Presented byLouie Beltran
Country of originPhilippines
Original languageTagalog
Camera setupMultiple-camera setup
Running time60 minutes
Production companies
Original network
Original release1970 (1970) –
September 1994 (1994-09)


Accolades received by Straight from the Shoulder
Year Awards Category Recipient Result Ref.
1988 2nd PMPC Star Awards for Television Best Public Affairs Program Straight from the Shoulder Nominated
Best Public Affairs Program Host Louie Beltran Nominated


  1. ^ "Louie Beltran on Ninoy Aquino". Retrieved June 29, 2020.