Team Jhong-Karylle won It’s Showtime Magpasikat 2018 ! They took home the Php 300,000 grand prize that will of course go to their chosen charity.
For this year’s Magpasikat, they again went musical. Remember their last year’s cockroach (ipis) and caterpillar (higad) theatrical performance? (Read:It’s Showtime Magpasikat 2017 performances part 2) .
Yes for the 2018 “Magpasikat Week”, Team Jhong-Karylle made a continuation of it together with Hashtag members Ronnie, Jimboy, Rayt and GirlTrends members Chienna and Jessica. Take note, this is an all-original musical play.
The story this time is how Ipis (Jhong), son of a cockroach and caterpillar (Karylle) deal with his gender issue. Ronnie, Jimboy, Rayt who were all cockroaches kept convincing Jhong that he is an Ipis. While GirlTrends members Chienna and Jessica tried to make their cousin Jhong realize that he will be a butterfly just like his mother.
Magpasikat hurados namely Empoy Marquez, Shalani Soledad-Romulo, Rey “PJ” Abellana, celebrity couple Ronnie and Maris Ricketts and Gus Abelgas, the “punong hurado” gave a total score of 9.4 point to Team Jhong-Karylle .
Other performances in It’s Showtime Magpasikat 2018 were – Team Anne Curtis and Mariel Rodriguez-Padilla circus-like performance titled “The Greatest Show Ma-Anne” ; Team Vhong Navarro and Ryan Bang performed had lights spectacle about bullying; Vice Ganda and Amy Perez’s group w”the Greatest Performance”; and Team Jugs and Teddy had a heart-warming father and son themes story.
Watch the full video below.
It’s Showtime Magpasikat 2017 winner was Vhong Navarro’s Team “Alone”. (Read:Vhong Navarro’s Team “Alone”, Magpasikat 2017 winner)