The Amazing Race Philippines Celebrity Edition (DryedMangoez Edition 7) – Leg 10 – South Africa


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Leg 10 – “Again?! You’re showing how boba I am in language, you know.”

The teams are almost home. But the final five must first fly to Cape Town, South Africa for the 10th Leg of the Race! Continue reading

Hindsight Review: TV5's Baker King Proves the Philippines Can Produce Worthy Adaptations

TYPE OF REVIEW : HINDSIGHT REVIEW
LOTS of finale spoilers! For my spoiler-free-ish First Impression Review, click here. For my Check-In Review with spoilers up to Week 6, click here.

There have been plenty of Filipino adaptations of foreign dramas over the last couple of years. And all to varying degrees of success, both commercially and creatively. From a blockbuster like the original Marimar to creative duds/insults like Maria La Del Barrio.

For Baker King, while being on TV5 may have kept it from being as big a ratings draw as the original was for GMA, it certainly was creatively successful. And maybe, TV5’s Baker King is the best local adaptation of a foreign drama series ever. Yes, ever. Continue reading