Veteran comedian and ‘Eat Bulaga’ host Joey de Leon revealed Friday that he is helping Willie Revillame’s game show to be aired in GMA network. Aside from Joey, ’24 Oras’ news anchor Mike Enriquez is also backing up Willie with his negotiations with the network.
Joey said, Willie’s game show will be aired right before the time slot of ’24 Oras’, GMA network’s news program.
In the past, Willie and Joey were exchanging hot words while on their respective noontime shows. The noontime show viewers became a witness to the word war between the two.
Then Movie and Television Review and Classification Board stepped in to stop the worsening feud of the rival shows. Willie complied to the call for reconciliation and issued his public apology however, Joey laid out specific terms on how the apologize correctly, and for him these terms were not totally met by Willie.
Willie’s game show was first aired in ABS-CBN network from 2005 to 2010. It went off air after he was been kicked out for challenging the network’s management . Then he transferred to TV 5 however, he also faced controversies and later ended his contract with the network.
There are no further announcements regarding Willie’s show transferring to GMA, however many believes that the big bosses of the network will soon give their positive decision.