Actress Maxene Magalona appeared on ABS-CBN’s noon-time program “It’s Showtime” on Monday, September 29, 2014. Maxene was the guest judge on that day together with “It’s Showtime” mainstay Jhong Hilario and actress Jessy Mendiola.
The 27-year-old actress flabbergasted the viewers when she introduced herself after being acknowledge by the show’s host Karylle. Her appearance to the show trended on social networking site worldwide. The last time she trended worldwide is when she sang out of tune in one of GMA network’s show.
On the show, Maxene sang parts her father’s hit song “Cold Summer Nights,” when host Billy Crawford and the audience urged her to deliver a “sample”.
Maxene was rumored to transfer to other network for there was a recent blind items about GMA network artist arranging release on their respective contracts. Despite the rumors, she posted on her social networking site account that she is in ABS-CBN with a caption “I’m ready, Mga Kapamilya”.
The actress is a daughter of late Flilipino rapper Francis Magalona and wife Pia. Magalona family has been known to be with GMA-7 since 2001.