Roughly translated as “watch your mouth”, Hoy! Bibig Mo is an upcoming audacious, new uncensored multi-territory stand-up comedy series in the Philippines
Are you ready to laugh out loud this Christmas season? You sure must as iflix, the world’s leading entertainment service for emerging markets, happily announced that it will premiere the first exhilarating, no-holds-barred original comedy series, Hoy! Bibig Mo. All eight episodes will be available for streaming or download exclusively on iflix starting December 1. Hoy! Bibig Mo is iflix’s first original production in the Philippines and is hosted by no other than the comedy icon and internet superstar, Ramon Bautista.
Get ready as Hoy! Bibig Mo brings a brand new comedy experience in the Philippines. Through this series, iflix members can now enjoy the Philippines’ edgiest comedy club in the comfort and convenience of their homes or anywhere, rather, as long as you have your phone with you. Expect to see only the sharpest, most audacious comedians take to the stage with their hilarious, biting and quirky humor that will surely tickle your minds.
The jokes can be bold, near-the-knuckle and sometimes, downright rude, but the bottom line is – if it’s funny, it’s in. Watch Alex Calleja, GB Labrador, Tim Tayag and Mike Unson as they join the incredibly talented showcase, tackling taboo subjects you’ve never seen them joke about before. Hoy! Bibig Mo is the next generation of Filipino comedy, featuring established acts alongside fresh, original talent, completely uncensored in a series of stand-up routines and riotous improvised games.
iflix Global Director of Original Programming, Mark Francis commented: “Following the success of Oi! Jaga Mulut in Malaysia, we’re excited to bring the same boundary-pushing, hilarious stand-up comedy concept to the Philippines and to establish iFlix as the destination for the region’s most talented funnymen and women. Delivering hyperlocal, high-impact content is at the crux of our original programming strategy, and we’re committed to raising the bar for the enjoyment of all iFlix subscribers.”
In addition to Oi! Jaga Mulut in Malaysia, iflix has also commissioned the comedy series Oi! Jaga Lambe in Indonesia.
iflix has established itself as the clear market leader in video streaming with over one billion consumers across 24 territories throughout Asia, the Middle East and Africa. Offering consumers, a vast library of top Hollywood, Asian and Middle Eastern regional, and local TV shows and movies, including many first-run exclusives and award-winning programs, each subscription allows users to access the service on up to five devices, including phones, laptops, tablets, and television sets, for viewing wherever, whenever.