MANILA -- The revamped iWant for ABS-CBN's streaming service went live on the web and on Apple and Google app stores, ahead of its launch on Saturday.
Six originals will launch with iWant, including "Glorious," about a May-December affair. A trailer that featured stars Angel Aquino and Tony Labrusca kissing passionately went viral recently.
The new iWant replaces iWant TV, which recently racked up 2.5 million views in a week with the primetime teleserye, Halik, a record for the platform with 1.2 million users.
"We have a lot more in the pipeline," ABS-CBN Digital Media head Elaine Uy-Casipit said in an interview Tuesday.
iWant will also introduce new original titles that will stream exclusively on the platform. Its extensive library will include ABS-CBN shows, films, restored movie classics, and episodes of currently-airing Kapamilya teleseryes.
For updates, like www.facebook.com/iWant, follow @iwant on Twitter and @iwantofficial on Instagram, and subscribe to www.youtube.com/iWantPH.
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