TGIS.. one of the best shows of GMA... a show that started a sabado-youth oriented show trend... toprater in its slot.. recipient of several best youth-oriented show trophies. home of hottest stars during their time and respected stars as well today.
T.G.I.S is a youth oriented show that is one of the topraters of GMA 7 and one of the most popular show in the mid-90s. It started a saturday afternoon habit among teenagers and even among children and adults. produced several popular teenstars.. the show itself has been garnering awards from different ward-giving bodies during its time.
The ORIGINAL CAST is composed of
Angelu de leon as Ma. Patrice Real or Peachy, Pancakes
Bobby Andrews as Joaquin Torres III or Wacks, Cookie
Red Sternberg as Francisco or Kiko
Michael Flores as Mickey Ledesma or Kilay, Kulot, "Babes" Superman
Raven Villanueva as Christina or Chris or "Babes"
Onemig Bondoc as Jona Marie or Jomai or JM
Rica Peralejo as Michelle Ferrer or Mich
Ciara Sotto as Rain
The story begins with the life of 4 close friends, Peachy, Wacks, Kiko and Chris. Wacks and Kiko met Mickey in a basketball game and they became good friends. Peachy met her old childhood friend, JM when she was riding her bicycle. JM suddenly hit Peachy's bike with his car. Love blossomed between JM and Peachy, they became a couple. But the couple only lasted for a while because JM was still in love his ex-girlfriend, Michelle. So he broke up with Peachy. But then when he was with Michelle, he realized that Peachy is the one he truly loves. Unfortunately, when he went back to Peachy, he saw her lock in an embrace with Joaquin.( That's the start of Angelu-Bobby loveteam). The show was really a great success that a movie version "TGIS The Movie" was a;lso a blockbuster hit.
The barkada graduated from high school and goes to College, as TGIS goes to primetime with GROWING UP. Meanwhile, a new generation of young stars has been casted in TGIS.
the Growing Up barkada is composed of:
Angelu de leon - Peachy
Bobby Andrews- Wacks
Michael Flores- Mickey
Red Sternberg- Kiko
Raven Villanueva- Chris
Onemig Bondoc- JM
Ciara Sotto- Rain
Bernadette Allyson- Bea
Jake Roxas- Noel
Mariel Lopez- Angel
Ryan Eigenmann- Inigo
with Donna Cruz