PRESS STATEMENT FROM GMA-7:
"There’s more than one reason to celebrate this Monday, February 21, on Unang Hirit, the country’s favorite Morning Tambayan.
"Aside from the program’s 11th anniversary celebration, a big surprise awaits a member of the Unang Hirit family!
"Unang Hirit will also unveil a brand-new opening video sure to perk up viewers to a great morning.
"The longest-running morning show’s new set will also be revealed—one that is designed for an even better delivery of news and information!
"Proven by its continuous ratings success, Unang Hirit is the viewers’ choice for news and information. Breaking the latest news and delivering the most relevant features for the day is Unang Hirit’s main task each morning, five days a week!
"But aside from these, Unang Hirit’s new decade will usher in a time for more public service efforts whenever and wherever they are needed.
"The show will also open its doors to more viewer participation. UH shall offer ways wherein loyal watchers can let their voices be heard and get up close and personal with the UH barkada which now consists of veteran broadcast journalist and radio announcer Arnold Clavio, Rhea Santos, Suzi Entrata-Abrera, Lyn Ching-Pascual, Pia Arcangel, Connie Sison, Love Añover, Susan Enriquez, Drew Arellano, Monica Verallo, Lhar Santiago, Luanne Dy and the ’Pambansang Puppet ng Bayan’ Arn-Arn.
"Regular guest experts Prof. Winnie Monsod, legal expert Atty. Gaby Concepcion, image consultant Olen Lim and veterinarian Doc Ferds Recio will continue to be seen on the show as well.
"Other morning shows have come and gone but Unang Hirit remains as the morning show to beat. And the next decade can only get brighter.
"Unang Hirit airs weekdays, 5:15 to 8:30 in the morning, on GMA-7."
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