It’s Showtime Versus Eat Bulaga
“It’s Showtime” is ABS-CBN’s newest noontime show replacing “Happy Yipee Yehey,” which will air its final episode on Saturday, February 4. “It’s Showtime will compete with GMA’s top-rating noontime show, Eat Bulaga! “It’s Showtime” is just basically ABS-CBN’s talent show “Showtime” transferred to another timeslot with new segments and bigger prizes. It’s Showtime will still have the same set of hosts as Showtime among them Vice Ganda, Vhong Navarro, Anne Curtis, Karylle, Billy Crawford and new hosts Jhong Hilario, Coleen Garcia and Ryan Bang.
“It’s Showtime” will premiere on Monday, February 6. It is not the first time that Showtime was transferred to the noon time timeslot and be named “It’s Showtime.” When Showtime was suspended by the MTRCB years ago, it was initially renamed It’s Showtime and then Magpasikat.