PRESS STATEMENT FROM GMA-7:
"This December 31 (Monday), the Kapuso network ends the year with a bash as the much-awaited new-year countdown, Win na Win sa 2013, will once again happen at the SM Mall of Asia Seaside Boulevard.
"During the last hours of December 31, 2012, GMA bids the year goodbye with its signature fervor as they feature the latest in laser lights display to be led by some of the brightest stars of the Kapuso network.
"There will be a grand showdown of outstanding GMA Artists—a show-off among who’s who in the singing and dancing arenas—to reinforce GMA’s supremacy in the field of musical entertainment. Among the performers are Ryzza Mae Dizon, Chynna Ortaleza, Diva Montelaba, Down To Mars, Julian Trono, Kristoffer Martin, Vaness Del Moral, Sexbomb Dancers, Mayton Eugenio, Andrea Torres, Rocco Nacino Temptation of Wife most-loved kontrabida Glaiza De Castro, and Sosy Problems star Bianca King with famed Kapuso singers Frencheska Farr, Kris Lawrence, Gian Magdangal, Julie Anne San Jose, Protégé grand winner Krizza Neri, Mark Bautista, La Diva, Janno Gibbs, and Jaya.
"The New Year Special will also feature endearing performances from on-screen sweethearts Bea Binene and Jake Vargas; Jeric Gonzales and Thea Tolentino with the cast of Teen Gen; Aljur Abrenica and Kris Bernal; Alden Richards and Louise Delos Reyes, together with Mark Herras and Ynna Asistio and, Carla Abellana and Geoff Eigenmann.
"Win na Win sa 2013 will groove to the music of top rockband Kamikazee and dance the night away in a special flash mob, “gangnam style.” With Kuya Germs and Kapuso heartthrob Mark Anthony Fernandez as hosts, expect a fun-filled and enjoyable New Year’s Eve grand presentation.
"Kapuso stars get to bond with their fans and TV viewers as the New Year Special features a competition among singing and dancing Kapuso wannabes for a chance to win fabulous prizes and the extraordinary privilege of being included in the network’s yearly countdown to the New Year. A special section has also been dedicated for those who can demonstrate the most outstanding type of extraordinary talent – a race to fame in 60 seconds. Singers, dancers, unique talent performers- they will perform with popular Kapuso artists- all of them feeling Win na Win sa 2013.
"Be part of GMA’s big leap to 2013 with the loudest rhythmical noise and musically-accompanied fireworks display in Win na Win sa 2013: The GMA New Year Countdown Special at the SM Mall of Asia Seaside Boulevard on December 31. Gates open at 6pm and a live telecast at 10:30pm."
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