AGB Nielsen Arianna survey shows TV5 overtaking ABS-CBN on weekend ratings

Talentadong Pinoy, hosted by new dad Ryan Agoncillo, continues to wow studio and TV audiences alike with the performances of Filipinos with beyond-ordinary talents.

TV5 gives viewers more reason to tune in as the Kapatid Network shares its joy and gratitude for the recent success of its weekend primetime shows in the ratings game.

For three straight weeks, data based on AGB-Nielsen Arianna, Mega Manila Individual Ratings show that TV5 has been winning over competition in the battle over weekend primetime ratings. This is accrding to a report provided to PEP by the corporate communications department of TV5.

Last Saturday (October 2), the AGB Nielsen Arianna Megatam (Individuals) overnight ratings indicated that for all of primetime (6 pm-2 am), TV5 overtook ABS-CBN to become the 2nd most watched network. Based on the said reprt, TV5 had an audience share of 26.9% beating ABS-CBN’s 19.9% and following GMA-7’s 35%.

More notably, TV5’s weekend triumvirate Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?, Talentadong Pinoy and Midnight DJ was number 1 in the 6 pm-10 pm timeblock with a total of 30.6% audience share compared to GMA-7’s 29.7% and ABS-CBN’s 24.5%.

Moreover, owing to the remarkable performances of its weekend triumvirate WW2BAM, TP and Midnight DJ on the same day, TV5 landed in the No. 1 position in terms of household viewership with a total of 30.6% household shares, compared to network leader GMA-7’s 29.7% and ABS-CBN’s 24.5%.

"We are very happy with our programs’ high ratings and with the fact that more Filipinos are making the switch to see what the Kapatid Network has to offer them. It is evident that they like what they see, hence the rise in our viewership ratings. On our part, we at TV5 are committed to further explore all possibilities to provide the highest quality of service and content to our publics," shared Atty. Ray C. Espinosa, TV5’s President and CEO.

This Saturday (October 9), TV5 makes weekends even more exciting with 5Max Movies. Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore, and Lucy Liu fight it out as Charlie’s Angels at 5:30 pm-7:30 pm.


Talentadong Pinoy, the country’s biggest talent show, continues to open its doors to Filipinos with beyond-ordinary talents every Saturday and Sunday at 7:30 pm. The episode this Saturday will determine the fate of 7-time defending champion Zion Show. One more win and the amazing couple levels up the Hall of Fame as contenders for the grand prize in the next Talentadong Pinoy "Battle of Champions."

Prepare to laugh out loud as TV5 brings the hit international comedy-game show Laugh or Lose (LoL) to Philippine TV. Fresh from his impressive hosting of Who Wants to Be Millionaire? for five straight seasons, Vic Sotto promises to bring a weekly dose of belly-aching laughter and entertainment with the outrageous comic duo Jose Manalo as Wangbu and Wally Bayola as Kalbu every Saturday at 8:30 pm.

Oyo Boy Sotto and the gang aim to bring goose bumps and comedy in the horror-adventure-comedy program Midnight DJ, Saturdays at 9:30 pm, followed by Erwin Tulfo’s newest expose in Tutok Tulfo at 10:30pm.

Sundays are equally packed with House or Not and P.O.5 at 12 nn and 1 pm, respectively. Up at 3 pm is the showbiz talk show Paparazzi.

At 4:00 pm, young lovebirds Kean (Kean Cipriano) and Yaya Claring (Alex Gonzaga) continue to beat the odds and fight for their feelings for each other in the new season of BFGF.

Moreover, find out who will stand out as TV5’s first reality-based artista search Star Factor steps up with all-new challenges for the 12 Shining Stars at 5:30 pm.

These and more as TV5 continues to heat up everyone’s viewing habit week after week.





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