Eat Bulaga went viral on social media because of its possible rebranding and the rumored power struggle between its executives.
One of the main hosts of the noontime show, Joey de Leon, finally made a direct statement about the said issue involving Television and Production Exponents (TAPE) Romeo Jalosjos and the founding producer of the noontime show Tony Tuviera.
In his social media post, De Leon said that he was happy that Eat Bulaga became one of the top discussions today on the internet.
“Actually, natatawa at natutuwa ako sa mga pangyayari kasi pinag-uusapan pa rin kami hanggang ngayon! Thanks!” De Leon said.
He didn’t confirm if they’re planning to leave if ever Jalosjos successfully removed Tuviera from the show.
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Several fans of De Leon also expressed their opinion on the issue.
“Hindi namen makakaya na walang Eat Bulaga,” netizen will said.
“Wag naman sana, hindi po sana totoo. Pero kung matuloy ito, sana buong Dabarkads pa din po, walang iwanan, si Jalosjos na lang po ang iwan nyo.” netizen Doris commented.
“40yrs ko n pinapanood ang Eat Bulaga. Malulungkot nman kming dabarkads kung mawawala ito s ere. Sana ndi totoo ang chismax,” netizen Bing stated.