In less than two years after its return in entertainment production scene, TV5 continues to give platform to premium content through formidable content collaborations. The latest of which is its blocktime partnership with multimedia company Cornerstone Entertainment and streaming platform Kumu.
The media companies have partnered for Top Class, The Rise to P-Pop Stardom, an original talent hunt survival series that will delve into the world of future male superstars and chart their trail into fame and glory in the entertainment industry.
The show will highlight young aspirants who will take on challenges and push them to their limits as they compete for the coveted prize of becoming the next Filipino boy idol group.
With 30 dreamers’ lives on the line, the number of hopefuls will be whittled down to the final spots that will punch through the top and spearhead what could be the next wave of Pinoy talents that will set fire to the world of showbiz.
In a statement sent to Manila Standard Entertainment, the Kapatid Network said that “The collaboration between TV5, Kumu, and Cornerstone Entertainment heralds the creative prowess between these mass media giants and the manpower and resources that go into making Top Class as the ultimate show that will find this generation’s “it” P-pop boy group.”
“With the growing popularity of Kumu, the Pinoy live streaming app built for the Millennial and Gen Z Filipinos, the move to discover the next P-pop group will empower more content creators around the world to showcase their talents,” the statement continued.
The talent series will feature top-notch Pinoy hosts and mentors who are known globally for their body of work to guide and prepare our dreamers for the world stage. There will also be some exciting surprise guests.
Meanwhile, Jeff Vadillo, Cornerstone Entertainment’s Vice President, stated that the goal of the show is to discover and build up future P-Pop icons.
“Coming from a talent management perspective, we’ve handled a lot of some of the country’s biggest stars. And, through this show, we aim to get to create you know, the future of P-pop icons. That’s the goal. With proper training and with the experience that we have in terms of discovering talents and honing and training them, we feel that we have a good chance of really raising up the future of P-Pop through this show,” Vadillo said.
Catch this generation’s newest P-pop boy group on Kapatid Network, TV5, and on the official account of Top Class on Kumu http://app.kumu.ph/topclass.