For promoting good values through television, nine programs and special features of GMA Network were honored at the 38th Catholic Mass Media Awards (CMMA) held at the Philippine International Convention Center on October 12.
GMA 7’s award-winning sitcom “Pepito Manaloto” emerged as this year’s Best Comedy Program.
Science and infotainment program “AHA!” won Best Children and Youth Program.
GMA News TV’s “State of the Nation with Jessica Soho” was recognized as the Best News Program while public affairs show “I Juander” won as Best News Magazine Program.
Earning special citations as well were multi-awarded news magazine program “Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho” (Best News Magazine category); lifestyle-magazine show “Dream Home” (Best Talk Show category); climate change documentary “Two Degrees, Panahon Na” (Best Drama Series and Best TV Special categories); animated anthology series “Alamat” (Best Children and Youth Program category); and GMA News TV’s internationally-acclaimed documentary program “Reel Time” (Best Children and Youth Program category).
Held annually, the Catholic Mass Media Awards recognizes students, professionals, and organizations that exhibit and uphold Filipino and Christian values through mass communication.