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Television and Production Exponents (TAPE) Inc.
TypeTelevision production
PredecessorProduction Specialists, Inc. (1978-1981)
FoundedLoyola Heights, Quezon City, Philippines; 1978;43 years ago (1978)
Quezon City
Key people
Romeo G. Jalosjos, Chairman
Antonio P. Tuviera, President & CEO
Malou Choa-Fagar, Senior Vice President & COO
ProductsTelevision programs
OwnerAntonio P Tuviera and Malou Choa Fagar, Romeo G. Jalosjos
Subsidiaries APT Entertainment

Television and Production Exponents Inc. (TAPE Inc.) is a Philippine television production company established in 1978 and is a partner of GMA Network Inc. (after Radio Philippines Network and ABS-CBN). It was founded by former ABS-CBN sales executive Romy Jalosjos with Antonio "Tony" Tuviera, Vic Sotto, Tito Sotto and Joey de Leon. [1] It is known as the producer of the longest running noontime variety show (and franchise) Eat Bulaga! since 1979, among several Philippine television dramas. The offices and production studios are located at Xavierville Avenue, Loyola Heights, Quezon City.


Shows produced by TAPE Inc.

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Eat Bulaga!
ShowsDateTelevision network
Eat Bulaga! July 30, 1979 [2] – February 17, 1989 RPN
February 18, 1989 – January 27, 1995 ABS-CBN
January 28, 1995 – present GMA Network


ShowsDateProduction companyTelevision networkNote
Coney Reyes on Camera May 19, 1984 – December 26, 1998
rerun 2002 – 2003
CAN Television RPN
Okay Ka, Fairy Ko! February 1, 1987 – April 3, 1997 M-Zet Productions IBC
GMA Network
1 for 3 April 20, 1997 – June 24, 2001 M-Zet Productions GMA Network
Daddy Di Do Du July 1, 2001 – July 29, 2007 M-Zet Productions GMA Network
Daisy Siete September 1, 2003 – July 2, 2010formerly co-produced with FOCUS E Inc. GMA Network only in Season 1
Ful Haus August 5, 2007 – August 16, 2009 M-Zet Productions GMA Network
Sunday PinaSaya August 9, 2015 – December 29, 2019 APT Entertainment GMA Network
Del Monte Kitchenomics 1988 – 2020 Del Monte Philippines RPN
GMA Network

Previously produced shows

ShowsTelevision networkDateNote
Heredero RPN July 23, 1984 – September 4, 1987very 1st TAPE produced teledrama and also first afternoon teledrama
Agila RPN
September 7, 1987 – February 7, 1992
Valiente ABS-CBN
GMA Network
February 10, 1992 – September 12, 1997
Kadenang Kristal GMA Network July 31, 1995 – August 9, 1996first evening teledrama
Mia Gracia August 12, 1996 – August 15, 1997
Del Tierro September 15, 1997 – May 14, 1999
Rio Del Mar February 15, 1999 – March 9, 2001
Kirara, Ano ang Kulay ng Pag-ibig? August 16, 1999 – November 2, 2001first morning teledrama
Korek na Korek ka Dyan2001first evening game show
Biglang Sibol, Bayang Impasibol March 12, 2001 – January 25, 2002first comedy teledrama
Hawak Ko ang Langit July 14 – November 7, 2003
Walang Hanggan November 10, 2003 – February 27, 2004
Ikaw sa Puso Ko March 1 – October 1, 2004
Leya, ang Pinakamagandang Babae sa Ilalim ng Lupa October 18 – December 31, 2004
Saang Sulok ng Langit January 3 – August 12, 2005
Let's Get Aww!!! QTV (now GMA News TV)2005–2006
Kung Mamahalin Mo Lang Ako GMA Network August 15, 2005 – February 17, 2006
Agawin Mo Man ang Lahat February 20 – August 11, 2006
Pinakamamahal August 14 – November 3, 2006
Makita Ka Lang Muli November 6, 2006 – February 16, 2007
Eat Na Ta! GMA Cebu November 12, 2007 – 2008first regional variety show
Diz Iz It! GMA Network February 8 – July 24, 2010first talent show
Little Star October 25, 2010 – February 4, 2011last afternoon teledrama
Valiente TV5 February 13 – June 29, 2012first aired on TV5
The New Eat Bulaga! Indonesia (formerly Eat Bulaga! Indonesia ) SCTV
July 16, 2012 – April 3, 2014
November 17, 2014 – August 8, 2016
first overseas variety show
The Ryzza Mae Show GMA Network April 8, 2013 – September 18, 2015first talk show
Princess in the Palace September 21, 2015 – June 10, 2016
Calle Siete June 13 – October 21, 2016
Trops October 24, 2016 – September 22, 2017first youth oriented teledrama
The Lolas' Beautiful Show September 25, 2017 – February 2, 2018

Eat Bulaga! Lenten Drama Specials

These were traditionally aired during Holy Week.




















TAPE TV Specials

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