PGT Season 3 grand finals set on Oct 22

Posted at 10/21/11 12:31 AM

MANILA, Philippines - The grand showdown in ABS-CBN talent reality show “Pilipinas Got Talent” (PGT) Season 3 is set to be held on October 22 at the Ynares Sports Complex in Antipolo City.

After searching for the best Pinoy acts in almost 80 cities and municipalities nationwide, PGT judges Kris Aquino, Ai Ai Delas Alas and Freddie Garcia narrowed down the selection to 12 finalists.

The finalists are set to compete for the Grand Winner title and the P2-million prize.

From Luzon, 5 contestants made it to the finals. They are: El Gamma Penumbra of Batangas City, the Sandugo band of San Pablo City, the Twin Divas of Nueva Ecija, Khalil Joseph Ramos of Paranaque City and the Kiriko of Laguna.

On the other hand, the Lucky Twins of Tacloban, Muriel Lomadilla of Cebu, the Synergy of Negros Occidental and Maasinhon Trio of Southern Leyte will be carrying the flag of Visayas; while the Bringas Brothers of Davao del Sur, the Loverkada Kids of Butuan City and Renagine Pepito of Cagayan de Oro will try to bring honor to Mindanao.

To vote via mobile phone, text PGT<Name of Contestant> and send to 2331 for Globe, TM and Sun Cellular subscribers or 231 for Smart and Talk N Text subscribers.

Each text costs P2.50 for Globe, TM Smart and Talk N Text subsribers, and P2.00 for Sun Cellular subscribers.

To vote online, log on to http://vote.abs-cbn.com.

Similar to the previous season, voting will be limited for every mobile phone number and email address.

Visit http://pilipinasgottalent.abs-cbn.com for additional details.

The grand showdown of the PGT finalists will be aired on ABS-CBN Channel 2 around 9 p.m. on October 22.

Meanwhile, the live telecast of the results night will be on October 23, 8:15 p.m.