|Launched||July 16, 2012|
|Owned by||Viva Entertainment|
|Slogan||Home of the Stars|
|Voices of||Bob Novales from ABS-CBN|
|Sister channel(s)||Pinoy Box Office|
|VHF Channel 13|
|Cignal Digital TV||Channel 15|
|Dream Satellite TV||Channel 54|
|Dish Network (USA)||Channel 9970|
|Destiny Cable||Channel TBA|
|Available on many cable systems||Check local listings for channels in the Philippines|
Viva TV is a Philippine entertainment television network owned by Viva Entertainment which also created its cable networks Pinoy Box Office (PBO), Pinoy Extreme and Toon TV. Viva-TV occupying the primetime block on IBC from 5:00pm - 12:00mn daily while on Saturdays at 2:30pm - 12:30am and Sundays at 9:30am to 12:30am, while it operates 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week on cable TV from Cignal Digital TV channel 15 and Dream Satellite TV channel 54.
Viva-TV on IBC-13Edit
Viva TV as a block timer on IBC from 1999 to 2003. This includes dramas series, showbiz-oriented shows, music videos, animated series, comedy, game shows and sports shows including Philippine Basketball Association.
In 2001, Viva-TV begin to produce local version of game shows The Weakest Link (hosted by Edu Manzano) and Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? (hosted by Christopher De Leon) which airs on IBC. The two top networks of ABS-CBN, GMA Network and ABC were forced to include franchised game shows to their programming lineup within Philippine networks. The network has popularly in 2001 when it aired the Mexican soap opera as telenovela like Carita de Angel, Siempre Te Amare and Maria del Cielo on daytime and Por Un Beso on primetime airs on IBC after the success of telenovelas are two top networks GMA Network and ABS-CBN in their programming lineup.
Also, Viva-TV introduced popular anime series like Akazukin Cha Cha (the voice of Antoinette Taus as Cha Cha), Crayon Shin Chan (the voice of Andrew E. as Shin Chan) and Cyborg Kurochan (the voice of Ogie Alcasid as Kurochan) which is dubbed in Filipino by the famous TV stars airs on the evening slot.
In March 2002, it begin to the local version of talent search show Star for a Night on IBC. The weekly program hosted by Regine Velasquez showcased the best among the young Filipino singing talents dressed up in a professional setting. This highly rated show led to the discovery of Sarah Geronimo and Mark Bautista, who are now established recording artists and TV/movie stars.
In June 5, 2011, the joint venture of block timer on IBC-13 and Viva Entertainment partnership contract announced to buy Channel 13 was relaunched with the newest channel Viva-TV as the country's premiere entertainment channel via free-to-air TV network IBC-13 had its major reformat begin its competition TV ratings with giant networks ABS-CBN annd GMA Network. The present arrangement calls for IBC to control the non-primetime hours, while Viva TV takes hold of the primetime hours.
On Cable/Satellite FeedEdit
Viva TV was relaunched last July 16, 2012 in Cignal Digital TV, replacing Viva Cinema. It was transformed from a movie/general entertainment channel to a full length entertainment channel which includes music videos, talk shows, reality series, concerts and behind the scenes from movies.
Viva TV is also available in Europe, Middle East, Canada, North Africa, Guam, and the via Dish Network. Unlike the Philippine feed, it also airs movies as well as old TV series produced by Viva Television as the international channels VIVA Global, which co-owned Pilipinas Global Network Ltd and launched its new cable kids channel called Toon TV on July 2, 2012.
|Viva TV on IBC||The Sports and Entertainment Channel on IBC-13||1999–2002|
|Viva TV on IBC||Walang Patid ang Saya!||2002–2003|
|Viva TV on IBC||Ang Saya-Saya Na Kasama!||June 5, 2011–September 28, 2012|
|Viva TV on IBC||Pinoy Christmas, Christmas Forever!||Christmas 2011|
|Viva TV on IBC||Summer sa Tag-Araw! (Summer is Summer)||Summer 2012|
|Viva TV||Home of the Stars||June 18, 2012-present|
|Viva TV on IBC||Ikaw ang Feeling, sa Tag-ulan||Rainy Season 2012|
|Viva TV on IBC||Ang Saya ng TV Mo!||September 29, 2012-March 31, 2013|
|IBC||Ikaw ang Star Kapinoy!||April 1, 2013-present|
|Mondays-Fridays||Have a Tanghali||Asianovela, culture, children show, and noontime variety show||10:30am-2:30pm|
|Mondays-Fridays||HapoNation||Movies, teleserye, asianovela and kiddie gag show||2:30pm-5:45pm|
|Mondays-Fridays||PrimeTastik||Newscast, sports (basketball), game show, teleseryes, telenovela and asianovela||5:45pm-11:00pm|
|Saturdays||Panalo Weekend||Noontime variety show, showbiz talk show, dance show, sports shows (basketball), fantasy anthology, game show, reality shows, horror suspense thriller, comedy shows (sitcoms and gag show)||10:00am-1:00am|
|Sundays||Panalo Weekend||Sports shows (basketball), musical variety show, teen drama anthology, comedy (sitcom), reality show (talent search) and movies||10:00am-1:00am|
- Main article: List of programs broadcast by Viva-TV
- ↑ Stars unite for VIVA TV channel retrieved via www.viva.com.ph 07-03-2012
- ↑ Sarah, Anne, KC headline Viva TV’s free TV offerings retrieved via www.interaksyon.com 07-14-2012
- ↑ VIVA Channel Station ID retrieved via www.youtube.com 07-26-2012
- ↑ Viva TV is now on Dish TV US retrieved via www.dish.com 09-10-2012
- Viva Entertainment
- Pinoy Extreme
- Pinoy Box Office
- Toon TV
- VIVA Global
- IBC-13 Program Schedule in March 4-10, 2000
- IBC Primetime Schedule in May 13-19, 2000
- IBC Primetime Schedule for February 24-March 2, 2001
- PBA on Viva-TV-IBC
- Viva-TV's "Pop Girls" debuts every Sunday nights over IBC-13
- Viva-TV goes to IBC-13
- Sa Viva-TV, laging big time ang cartoons
- Viva-TV entertainment shows
- Viva-TV on IBC's TV ratings nationwide
- Kantar: IBC-13 and Viva-TV leads national TV ratings in March!
- IBC-13 at Viva-TV, No. 4 parin sa buong bansa sa buwan ng April!
- Sarah, Anne, KC headline Viva TV’s free TV offerings
- Viva TV’s Newest Channel Offering Featuring Sarah, Anne and KC
- More shows on Viva-TV on IBC-13
- Viva-TV Kids offers a refreshing line-up starting July 29
- List of programming blocks by Viva-TV
- IBC-13 is back with a major networks Viva-TV