Willie Revillame is making his comeback this Saturday, May 14, after the controversy he got into from his previous noontime show “Willing Willie.”
Last Monday, TV5 announced that the new primetime show will be titled “Wil Time Bigtime”, in replace for his former show.
Willie himself and Valenzuela Councilor Shalani Soledad are the main host for the game show. Other inclusion of the hosts in Willing Willie wasn’t mention.
Willie said, “Wil Time Bigtime is the people’s program. This show is created to entertain them, make them forget their problems even for a while, and possibly realize their dreams.”
The new show will have new games that utilize an LED floor and has a new software technology for a different and frsh TV experience.
“This brand new approach in local game shows is definitely a visual treat for all Filipinos. While brainstorming for new segments, we’re keeping in mind that these new innovations on TV shall be incorporated in all the mechanics of the games to make sure that we offer something new for everyone,” said Jay Montelibano, business unit head of “Wil Time Bigtime.”
“We’re very optimistic with what the new show has to offer. Wil Time Bigtime becomes TV5’s strongest link to the masses and we’re offering them a whole new TV viewing experience with the technology we’re utilizing in the show,” said Roberto V. Barreiro, TV5 Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.
The pilot episode of the show will air 5pm this Saturday and 6:30pm for the following weeknights on TV5.