Video: GMA Network
Several Kapuso stars unite to express their stance against cyberbullying in a video that enlightens netizens about the consequences of social media misuse and the positive effects that uplifting online exchanges can bring.
The roster of stars features Marian Rivera, Kylie Padilla, Ruru Madrid, Kris Bernal, Bea Binene, Ken Chan, Julie Anne San Jose, Glaiza de Castro, Andrea Torres, Louise delos Reyes, Miguel Tanfelix, Bianca Umali, Mikee Quintos, Phytos Ramirez, Andre Paras, Derrick Monasterio, Martin del Rosario, Ashley Ortega and Alden Richards.
According to the NBI Cybercrime Division of NCR, there was a monthly average of 54 reported cases of cyberbullying in the form of online libel and grave threats in the first quarter of 2016.
In a compelling one-minute video, Kapuso stars share how online hate can lead to depression while kind words have the power to uplift spirits and inspire a ripple of positive change.
The project is part of GMA Network’s “Heart Over Hate” campaign that advocates online positivity by creating a social media landscape founded on encouragement, kindness and responsibility.
Watch for the launch of the advocacy video on GMA Network, its website and social media pages, and SM Cinemas soon. (GMA Publicity Material)