| Kapamilya winners at the 2012 Anak TV Awards
MANILA, Philippines – Kapamilya shows and personalities once again dominated the 2012 Anak TV Awards held at the Lord’s Flock Sanctuary in West Avenue, Quezon City on Tuesday.
ABS-CBN shows and personalities received 25 Anak TV seals as against GMA-7 with 14 seals and TV5 with only nine seals.
Among those who were named "Makabata Stars" were Coco Martin, Boy Abunda, Gerald Anderson, Kim Atienza, Noli De Castro, Ted Failon, Zaijian Jaranilla, Vhong Navarro, Anthony Taberna and Richard Yap.
| Actress Anne Curtis receiving her Anak TV Award
Also getting the Makabata Stars recognition -- given to those who are thought to be "credible, wholesome, and worth emulating by the youth," were Kim Chiu, Anne Curtis, Karen Davila, Sarah Geronimo, Toni Gonzaga, Angel Locsin, Judy Ann Santos, Bernadette Sembrano and Jodi Sta. Maria.
Furthermore, seven out of the 10 "most well-liked" TV programs in the country for 2012 were from ABS-CBN.
This includes ABS-CBN primetime newscast “TV Patrol,” current affairs show “Matanglawin,” noontime variety show “It’s Showtime,” drama antology “Maalaala Mo Kaya,” and TV series “Walang Hanggan,” “Be Careful with My Heart,” and “Princess and I.”
| Broadcast journalist Bernadette Sembrano receiving her Anak TV Award
The Anak TV Seals were also awarded to the following ABS-CBN programs for being deemed as wholesome and generally safe by the judges:
- Ako ang Simula
- Go Diego Go
- I Got It
- Junior Masterchef
- Rated K
- Salamat Dok
- The Penguins of Madagascar
- Why Not?
- Bida Kapampangan
- Gandang Umaga Kapamilya
- Halad sa Kapamilya- Cebu
- Maayong Buntag Mindanao
- Magandang Umaga South Central Mindanao
- Mag TV na Amiga- Bacolod
- Mag TV na Atin ’To- Baguio
- Mag TV na Ato Ni- CDO
- Mag TV na Oragon- Bicol
- Mag TV na Sadya Ta- Davao
- Marhay na Aga Kapamilya
- Naimbag Nga Morning Kapamilya
- Sikat Ka Iloilo
- The Morning Show- Bacolod