Today with Kris Aquino

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Today with Kris Aquino
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Genre Talk show
Developed by ABS-CBN Corporation
Written by Kris Aquino
Rondel Lindayag
Jillmer Dy
Michael "Eagle" Riggs
Directed byZaldy Bonalos
Romy Veron
Creative directorGil Bien
Presented byKris Aquino
Theme music composerLouie Ocampo
Opening theme"Reach Out and Talk to Me" by Zsa Zsa Padilla
Country of originPhilippines
Original languageFilipino
No. of episodes1,107
Executive producerGia Garchitorena
Production locationsStudio 5, ABS-CBN Broadcasting Center, Quezon City, Philippines
Running time30 minutes (1996–1997)
60 minutes (1997–2001)
Production companies Viva Entertainment
Viva Television
Original network ABS-CBN
Original releaseNovember 18, 1996 (1996-11-18) 
March 9, 2001 (2001-03-09)

Today with Kris Aquino is a Philippine talk show hosted by actress Kris Aquino which premiered on November 18, 1996, and concluded on March 9, 2001, on ABS-CBN. It is claimed by some as the Filipino version of The Oprah Winfrey Show . It was where Aquino got her title as the "Philippines' Queen of Talk." The theme song was sung by Zsa Zsa Padilla.



Today with Kris Aquino was premiered as an afternoon talk show after Aquino left from GMA Network in 1996. On February 24, 1997, it transferred its timeslot from afternoon (4:00pm) to morning (11:00am), replacing the defunct talk show Teysi ng Tahanan . It also expanded its running time from 30 minutes to 1 hour with its reformat as a morning talk show.

On March 9, 2001, the show ended due to Noli de Castro's decision to run for the senate and leave TV Patrol . Korina Sanchez, who was then hosting Balitang K , was appointed to anchor TV Patrol. With these changes, Aquino was appointed to replace Sanchez, reformatting the show to Balitang Kris. Today with Kris Aquino was replaced by Talk TV .

In May 2011, Aquino announced that the show would be back on air again in June 2011, a decade after it ended. [1] [2] A few days, Aquino said the show would not be revived and instead she would start a talk show with a new title, Kris TV . [3]

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