April 20, 2013
The game show that pioneered the craze over game shows on Philippine TV back in November 2000 in Viva-TV on IBC's primetime block. For the last decade since its debut in the UK in 1998, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? has dominated the ratings game around the globe with the international versions spawning in over a hundred countries, including its top-rating Philippine version.
IBC-13’s award-winning hit game show Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? gives contestants more chances of winning as it adds up another P3 million prize in its money treat in celebration of its 13th anniversary this month of April 2013 in summer of their Filipinos nationwide, regional and worldwide phenomenon soared high last Saturday (April 13). While the elimination of players in the past was through Fastest Finger First round done in the studio, hot seat hopefuls this time will be selected through mall auditions. To register in the mall editions, text MILLION (space) Name/Age/Gender/Address to 2256. Each text costs P2.50 for Smart, PLDT and Globe subscribers, and P2.00 for Cherry Mobile and MyPhone subscribers has recorded a local franchise history.
Based on data from Kantar Media, Millionaire scored an average national TV rating of 28.8% versus its drama anthology Magpakailanman (GMA) with 23.9% and Maalaala Mo Kaya (ABS-CBN) with only 18.6%. The show also talked about online as trended worldwide on Twitter and Facebook.
Tonight in April 20, has recently looks a new format: new set of WW2BAM studio for Filipino audience and new theme, a celebrity player James Yap of the PBA actor was the first to play on the anniversary special where he entered into a deal with the Millionaire who offered his P2,800,000. He could have basketball games with the P3 million jackpot though if he had the PBA Commissioners' Cup offer and to his chosen answer. The game difinitely got more exciting as the winner with big amounts. In which made the episode even more exciting with new treat.
Will she become the next in the Millionaire? in the first time in history. Don't miss the month-long 13th anniversary celebration special of Who Wants to be a Millionaire, hosted by Drew Arellano, Saturday at 8pm right after PBA Commissioners' Cup and Sundays at 9:30pm right after Born to be a Star on IBC-13.
IBC Sked on April 20, 2013Edit
- 4 pm -- PBA Commissioners' Cup Quarterfinals (Live at the Smart Araneta Coliseum)
- Alaska Aces vs. Air21 Express
- 6 pm -- Who Wants to be a Millionaire 13th Anniversarry Celebration
- Hosted by Drew Arellano in the celebrity player of the PBA actor James Yap
- 7 pm -- DMZ-TV (Live)
- 8 pm -- Dear Heart
- 9 pm -- T.O.D.A.S.
- 10 pm -- PBA Commissioners' Cup Quarterfinals (Live at the Smart Araneta Coliseum)
- Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings vs. Rain or Shine Elasto Painters
- 12:30 am -- Express Balita Weekend