LOOK: Mini-Reunion Of 'TGIS' Casts

Sep 02, 2018 at 1:44 AM
Posted by : Marie Li
Filed Under : Showbiz

This is not a drill! Your favorite Saturday teen barkada reunited! Batang 90s Kapusos, where you at?

Manila, Philippines - T.G.I.S. is a Philippine television drama series broadcast by GMA Network. Directed by Mark A. Reyes premiered on August 12, 1995 and concluded on November 27, 1999 with a total of 233 episodes. It's been 23 years since the youth oriented drama aired on GMA 7 but the casts and the people behind the drama kept in touch and remained good friends.

Cast and characters

First batch (August 12, 1995 – May 31, 1997)

  • Bobby Andrews as Joaquin "Wacks" Torres III
  • Onemig Bondoc as Jose Mari "JM" Rodriguez
  • Angelu de Leon as Ma. Patrice "Peachy" Real
  • Michael Flores as Miguel "Micky" Ledesma
  • Rica Peralejo as Michelle "Mitch" Ferrer
  • Ciara Sotto as Regina "Rain" Abrera
  • Red Sternberg as Francisco Martin "Kiko" Arboleda De Dios
  • Raven Villanueva as Cristina "Cris" De Guzman
  • G. Toengi as Jacqueline "Jackie" Torres (Wacks' Twin Sister and Iñaki's older sister)
  • Mitzi Borromeo as Annabelle Morales
  • Lee Robin Salazar
  • Jake Roxas as Noel Sta. Maria
  • Bernadette Alysson as Beatrice "Bea" Santillan
  • Maybelyn dela Cruz as Maruja
  • Chico Ventoza as Gabby
  • Kim Delos Santos as Tere Gonzaga
  • Lester Llansang as Casper

Second batch (June 7, 1997 – November 27, 1999)

  • Dingdong Dantes as Iñaki Torres
  • Antoinette Taus as Bianca de Jesus
  • Polo Ravales as Inocencio "Ice" Martinez
  • Ciara Sotto as Regina "Rain" Abrera
  • Menchu Macapagal as Pia Lopez
  • Karen Joanne Organo as Kajo
  • Kim Delos Santos as Tere Gonzaga
  • Chubi del Rosario as Reyster
  • Chantal Umali as Happy
  • Ardie Aquino as Benjo
  • Idelle Martinez as Samantha Real
  • Sunshine Dizon as Carla "Calai" Escalante
  • Anne Curtis as Emily or "Em"
  • Dino Guevarra as David
  • Jam Melendez as Jag
  • Kenneth Cajucom as Marci
  • Maui Taylor as Bridget
  • Aiza Marquez as Billie

Casts including the writers and directors held a mini-reunion with an "all white theme" to celebrate the shows 23rd anniversary hosted by Ciara Sotto who appeared on both seasons. Here are some of the snaps and videos of the exciting reunion.

#TGIS23 the reunion video highlights ???? I remember how this show was so much part of my teenage years ???? @dongdantes @pinaypole @angeludeleonrivera @ricaperalejo @m_sunshinedizon

Posted by Nice Print Photography & Exige Weddings on Saturday, 1 September 2018

The meet up was attended by Angelu De Leon, Dingdong Dantes, Chantal Umali, Sunshine Dizon, Michael Flores, Rica Parelejo-Bonifacio  and directors Mark Reyes and Dominic Zapata and writer Kit Langit were also in attendance.

Our 90s teen heart is super kilig and we can't wait to have a reunion show (fingers crossed).

Images and Video Courtesy of Nice Print Photography & Exige Weddings

Sep 02, 2018 at 1:44 AM
Posted by : Marie Li
Filed Under : Showbiz