WE CAN SEE you smiling big, folks!
Who wouldn’t be? Today, PLDT Home and Smart Communications have inked a partnership with ABS-CBN for iWant TV, making the online world happy, including this blogger. The milestone partnership was led by PLDT and Smart Chair Manny V. Pangilinan and Eugenio Gabby Lopez III.
iWant TV is Kapamilya network’s streaming service for TV shows, movies and other exclusive digital content that busy digital media consumers turn into whenever they’re not home to catch on their favorite artists’ shows.
This groundbreaking partnership allows PLDT Home and Smart subscribers to use their prepaid load or postpaid account to catch up on their favorite ABS-CBN shows, blockbuster films and other top-rated content on www.iwantv.com.ph on their computers or Smart TVs, or on the iWant TV app on their mobile phones and tablets. Both PLDT Home and Smart will also soon roll out exciting offers to let millions of subscribers enjoy iWant TV content at their fingertips.
Using iWant TV, subscribers may stream the past and current ABS-CBN shows like On the Wings of Love, Dolce Amore, Ang Probinsiyano and Til I Met You, as well as News and Current Affairs shows, among many others – anytime and anywhere. This latest deal is set to further expand the widest breadth of digital content available to PLDT Home and Smart subscribers, as well as bolster the group’s thrust to deliver converged services that offer an unrivaled digital experience for Filipinos.
To get started with iWant TV, PLDT Home and Smart subscribers can register for an account via http://www.iwantv.com.ph or download the iWant TV app on their Android and iOS devices.Joining MVP and ELJ in our featured photo are Ariel P. Fermin, EVP and Head of Consumer Business for PLDT and Smart; Oscar ‘Renren’ Reyes, FVP and Head of Home Business for PLDT; Katrina Luna-Abelarde, FVP and Head of Smart Wireless Consumer Division; Gary Dujali, VP and Head of PLDT Home Marketing; Kathy Carag, VP and Head of Smart and Sun Brand; Carlo Katigbak, ABS-CBN President & CEO ; Aldrin Cerrado, ABS-CBN CFO; Rolando Valdueza, ABS-CBN Group CFO; Cat Lopez, ABS-CBN Head Finance for Broadcast; and Mellissa Limcaoco, ABS-CBN Head of Digital Transformation.