KRIS Aquino Yap
, Ai-ai delas Alas
and Freddie M. Garcia
, also known as FMG, are set to find the next big stars as they have been named judges in the country’s biggest talent and reality show, “Pilipinas Got Talent.
” Kris is elated to work with the former president and COO of ABS-CBN, whom she described as the “ultimate star maker” responsible for the success of many programs and artists in the Philippine entertainment industry.
“When I found about the opportunity to be with the man responsible for the golden age of television, I told myself that I cannot let this opportunity pass me by,” Kris said. “’PGT
’ will give us a chance to discover new talents and make new stars and Freddie Garcia is the ultimate star maker.” Kris, FMG and Ai-ai will join hosts Luis Manzano and Billy Crawford in visiting five key cities to check out the shortlisted candidates vying to be the first “Pilipinas Got Talent” winner.
In January, hopefuls from the Visayas and Mindanao flocked to the first round of judging in Cebu and Cagayan de Oro. Hopefuls based in the Greater Manila Area will be screened in Quezon City on Feb. 5-6, Southern Luzon at the University of Batangas on Feb. 12-13, and North and Central Luzon at the University Baguio on Feb. 16-17.
“Pilipinas Got Talent” premieres this February on ABS-CBN.