Tuesday, May 21, 2013


Bayan Ko, GMA News TV's 1st Original Series, tells the story of newly elected Mayor Joseph Santiago who sets out to make a difference in his hometown. Shot entirely on high-definition , this groundbreaking, six-part drama is the first of its kind on Philippine television, tackling issues such as corruption, bureaucracy, malnutrition, illegal logging and political dynasties. 


In the fictional town of Lagros, an idealistic new Mayor faces some real problems. Mayor Joseph Santiago, played by Rocco Nacino, discovers a bunch of wayward employees have turned the municipal hall into a boarding house and, worse, have been making under the table deals at every turn. His efforts to fight corruption - both petty and large scale - are blocked by a political dynasty led by Governor Antonio Rubio and Congressman Anton Rubio, played by father and son tandem Pen and Ping Medina. The tension between the reform-minded Mayor and the corrupt Governor blows up into dramatic and very public confrontations.

Starring Rocco Nacino, Pen Medina, LJ Reyes, Ping Medina, Mercedes Cabral, Betong Sumaya and Love Anover

With English Subtitles and Special Features

SRP: Php 450.00

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