TAPE Inc.

Television and Production Exponents Inc. (TAPE Inc.) is a Philippine television production company established in 1978 and is a partner of GMA Network Inc. (after Radio Philippines Network and ABS-CBN). It is known as the producer of the longest running noontime variety show (and franchise) Eat Bulaga! since 1979, among several Philippine television dramas. The offices and production studios are located at Xavierville Avenue, Loyola Heights, Quezon City.

Television and Production Exponents (TAPE) Inc.
TypeTelevision production
PredecessorProduction Specialists, Inc. (1978-1981)
FoundedLoyola Heights, Quezon City, Philippines; 1978; 43 years ago (1978)
Headquarters
Quezon City
,
Philippines
Key people
Romeo G. Jalosjos, Chairman
Antonio P. Tuviera, President & CEO
Malou Choa-Fagar, Senior Vice President & COO
ProductsTelevision programs
OwnerAntonio P Tuviera and Malou Choa Fagar, Romeo G. Jalosjos
SubsidiariesAPT Entertainment

Shows produced by TAPE Inc.Edit

Shows Date Television network
Eat Bulaga! July 30, 1979 – February 17, 1989 RPN
February 18, 1989 – January 27, 1995 ABS-CBN
January 28, 1995 – present GMA Network

Co-productionsEdit

Shows Date Production company Television network Note
Coney Reyes on Camera May 19, 1984 – December 26, 1998
rerun 2002 – 2003
CAN Television RPN
ABS-CBN
ZOE TV
Okay Ka, Fairy Ko! February 1, 1987 – April 3, 1997 M-Zet Productions IBC
ABS-CBN
GMA Network
1 for 3 April 20, 1997 – June 24, 2001 M-Zet Productions GMA Network
Daddy Di Do Du July 1, 2001 – July 29, 2007 M-Zet Productions GMA Network
Daisy Siete September 1, 2003 – July 2, 2010 formerly co-produced with FOCUS E Inc. GMA Network only in Season 1
Ful Haus August 5, 2007 – August 16, 2009 M-Zet Productions GMA Network
Sunday PinaSaya August 9, 2015 – December 29, 2019 APT Entertainment GMA Network
Del Monte Kitchenomics 1988 – 2020 Del Monte Philippines RPN
ABS-CBN
GMA Network
QTV

Previously produced showsEdit

Shows Television network Date Note
Heredero RPN July 23, 1984 – September 4, 1987 very 1st TAPE produced teledrama and also first afternoon teledrama
Agila RPN
ABS-CBN
September 7, 1987 – February 7, 1992
Valiente ABS-CBN
GMA Network
February 10, 1992 – September 12, 1997
Kadenang Kristal GMA Network July 31, 1995 – August 9, 1996 first evening teledrama
Mia Gracia August 12, 1996 – August 15, 1997
Del Tierro September 15, 1997 – May 14, 1999
Rio Del Mar February 15, 1999 – March 9, 2001
Kirara, Ano ang Kulay ng Pag-ibig? August 16, 1999 – November 2, 2001 first morning teledrama
Korek na Korek ka Dyan 2001 first evening game show
Biglang Sibol, Bayang Impasibol March 12, 2001 – January 25, 2002 first comedy teledrama
Hawak Ko ang Langit July 14 – November 7, 2003
Walang Hanggan November 10, 2003 – February 27, 2004
Ikaw sa Puso Ko March 1 – October 1, 2004
Leya, ang Pinakamagandang Babae sa Ilalim ng Lupa October 18 – December 31, 2004
Saang Sulok ng Langit January 3 – August 12, 2005
Let's Get Aww!!! QTV (now GMA News TV) 2005–2006
Kung Mamahalin Mo Lang Ako GMA Network August 15, 2005 – February 17, 2006
Agawin Mo Man ang Lahat February 20 – August 11, 2006
Pinakamamahal August 14 – November 3, 2006
Makita Ka Lang Muli November 6, 2006 – February 16, 2007
Eat Na Ta! GMA Cebu November 12, 2007 – 2008 first regional variety show
Diz Iz It! GMA Network February 8 – July 24, 2010 first talent show
Little Star October 25, 2010 – February 4, 2011 last afternoon teledrama
Valiente TV5 February 13 – June 29, 2012 first aired on TV5
The New Eat Bulaga! Indonesia (formerly Eat Bulaga! Indonesia) SCTV
antv
July 16, 2012 – April 3, 2014
November 17, 2014 – August 8, 2016
first overseas variety show
The Ryzza Mae Show GMA Network April 8, 2013 – September 18, 2015 first talk show
Princess in the Palace September 21, 2015 – June 10, 2016
Calle Siete June 13 – October 21, 2016
Trops October 24, 2016 – September 22, 2017 first youth oriented teledrama
The Lolas' Beautiful Show September 25, 2017 – February 2, 2018

Eat Bulaga! Lenten Drama SpecialsEdit

These were traditionally aired during Holy Week.

1991Edit

  • Nang si Hudas ay Nadulas (March 25–27, 1991)

1992Edit

  • Ang Angkan ni David (April 13–15, 1992)

1993Edit

  • Tatlong Makasalanan (April 5-7, 1993)

1994Edit

  • Nauntog si Hestas, Nagising si Dimas (March 29-31, 1994)

1997Edit

  • Mga Ginoong Marya (March 24-26, 1997)

2001Edit

  • Sino Ang Bestfriend Ko? (April 11, 2001; re-aired April 14, 2003)

2003Edit

  • The Manager (April 15, 2003; re-aired April 8, 2009)
  • May Isang Bata (April 16, 2003)

2004Edit

  • Ama't Anak (April 5, 2004)
  • Alalay (April 6, 2004)
  • Angel (April 7, 2004)

2005Edit

  • Perfect (March 21, 2005)
  • True Love (March 22, 2005)
  • Tahanan (March 23, 2005)

2006Edit

  • Mama (April 10, 2006)
  • Waiting Room (April 11, 2006)
  • Ganyan Kita Kamahal (April 12, 2006)

2007Edit

  • Sa Iyong Paglaya (April 2, 2007)
  • Binhi Sa Matabang Lupa (April 3, 2007)
  • Star (April 4, 2007)

2008Edit

  • Ang Mga Anak Ng Maestro (March 19, 2008)

2014Edit

  • Karugtong ng Puso (April 14, 2014)
  • Ilaw ng Kahapon (April 14, 2014)
  • Hakbang sa Pangarap (April 15, 2014)
  • Kulungan Kanlungan (April 15, 2014)
  • Anyo ng Pag-Ibig (April 16, 2014; re-aired April 3, 2020)
  • Pangalawang Bukas (April 16, 2014)

2015Edit

  • Biro ng Kapalaran (March 30, 2015)
  • Lukso ng Dugo (March 30, 2015)
  • Pangako ng Pag-Ibig (March 31, 2015)
  • Pinagpalang Ama (March 31, 2015; re-aired April 4, 2020)
  • Aruga ng Puso (April 1, 2015)
  • Sukli ng Pagmamahal (April 1, 2015)

2016Edit

  • Dalangin ng Ama (March 21, 2016)
  • Kaputol ng Buhay (March 21, 2016)
  • Walang Kapalit (March 22, 2016)
  • Panata (March 22, 2016)
  • God Gave Me You (March 23, 2016)

2017Edit

  • Inay (April 10, 2017)
  • Kapatid (April 10, 2017)
  • Pagpapatawad (April 11, 2017)
  • Prinsesa (April 11, 2017)
  • Mansyon (April 12, 2017)
  • Kaibigan (April 12, 2017)

2018Edit

  • My Carinderia Girl (March 26, 2018)
  • Haligi ng Pangarap (March 26, 2018)
  • Pamilya (March 27, 2018)
  • A Daughter's Love (March 27, 2018)
  • Hating Kapatid (March 28, 2018)
  • Taray ni Tatay (March 28, 2018)

2019Edit

  • Bulawan (April 15, 2019; re-aired April 6, 2020)
  • Biyaheng Broken Hearted (April 16, 2019; re-aired April 7, 2020)
  • Ikigai: Ang Buhay Ng Buhay Ko (April 17, 2019; re-aired April 8, 2020)

2021Edit

  • TBA (March 29, 2021)
  • TBA (March 30, 2021)
  • TBA (March 31, 2021)

TAPE TV SpecialsEdit

  • Eat Bulaga 10th Anniversary Special (1989)
  • Eat Bulaga 20th Anniversary Special (1999)
  • Eat Bulaga! Silver Special (2004)
  • Eat Bulaga 30th Anniversary Special (2009)
  • A Party for Every Juan: The Jose and Wally Concert (2012)
  • Jose and Wally Concert: A Party For Juan and All (2013)
  • AlDub: Sa Tamang Panahon at the Philippine Arena (2015)
  • Imagine You and Me: The Journey (2016)
  • Miss Millennial Philippines Grand Coronation Day Special at the MOA Arena (2017)
  • Aldub First TeleMovie Title is Love is... (2017)

See alsoEdit