PRLog - Oct. 31, 2012 - After sharing memorable performances of choice teen stars last month, MMK Classics continues to showcase young talents on The Filipino Channel (TFC) this month. Despite their youth, actors Kim Chiu, Maja Salvador, Roxanne Guinoo and Martin del Rosario display moving and timeless performances in the English version of the drama program that has spanned two decades on Philippine television.
Kim Chiu and Carlo AquinoLR
On November 3, Riyadh, Milan, Sydney and Tokyo time (November 4, Pacific time), MMK will present “Bibliya” where Roxanne Guinoo (Sheila) and Joross Gamboa (Dennis) star as two pen pals who find love despite the physical distance. The question that besets them is will they also choose worldly love when inner calling heeds.
On November 10 (November 11, Pacific time), another episode also entitled, “Bibliya” showcases independent film sensation Martin del Rosario (Jason) who initially thinks that his parents are the perfect couple. Much to his surprise, he discovers that his father Bong (played by Ian Veneracion) has an illicit affair with a younger woman Karen (played by Marlann Flores). To save his parents’ marriage, he pursues Karen and tries to take her away from his father.
In the episode, ”Bimpo”, airing November 17 (November 18, Pacific time), teen superstar Kim Chiu (Joy) and former teen heartthrob Carlo Aquino (Nitoy) play a young couple faced with teenage pregnancy. Nitoy and Joy are forced to stay together for their baby but in the end realize that being together for this new responsibility is not necessarily the right path to take.
Finally on November 24 (November 25, Pacific time), Kim’s co-star in the hit teleserye “Ina, Kapatid, Anak”, Maja Salvador (Myra), takes on the role of a young girl who succumbs to physical attraction to schoolmate Dennis (played by Rayver Cruz) and falls pregnant in the process. Myra’s parents decide to pursue an immorality case based on the students’ school regulations and Myra and Dennis part ways in not so pleasant terms. Years later, the couple goes back to being friends. Eventually, they are faced with the possibility of them ending up together after all their years apart.
MMK Classics is part of TFC’s continued effort to deliver the best in Filipino entertainment wherever they may be and to reach out to a wider audience by translating its episodes to content that can be appreciated even by subscribers’
MMK Classics can be viewed Saturdays at the following times: 11 a.m. Milan time; 12:45 p.m. Riyadh time; 7:30 p.m. Tokyo time and 9:30 p.m. Sydney time and Sundays, Pacific time at 3:20 p.m.
To enjoy these episodes via cable, satellite, video-on-demand or online, interested parties can call the nearest dealer or TFC partner in their region.