The world of showbiz is fast-paced and unpredictable. Linggit Tan, ABS-CBN senior vice-president for TV production, puts it this way: “Siyempre, alam naman natin, the viewers are always looking for somebody new, di ba?” In other words, networks have to constantly keep the audience’s interest piqued with a crop of new stars.
Who among the current roster of celebrities slowly gaining fame nowadays do the experts think will become “The Next Big Thing?” In their April 2011 anniversary issue, YES! Magazine lists over 30 stars showbiz authorities think have great potential to hit it big in the next three years. Chosen by executives from GMA Network Incorporated and ABS-CBN Corporation, these celebrities have their networks’ stamp of approval when it comes to star power.
Scroll through the gallery below to get a sneak peek at which celebs ABS-CBN and GMA-7 consider their sure bets and potential rising stars.
To see the full list, grab a copy of YES! Magazine’s April 2011 issue out on magazine stands now.
Also included in this issue:
- John and Priscilla’s wedding
- Spotlight on Danica Magpantay: Supermodel of the World