Actress, Host and Comedienne Marietta Subong more popularly known as “Pokwang” is now official Kapuso. She signed a contract with GMA Artist Center on Friday, June 18, 2021.
After ABS-CBN franchise is not renewed, Pokwang was also seen on TV 5 guesting. At the media conference, Pokwang admitted that she approached GMA Network to become a Kapuso Star. In fact, according to Pokwang, she started talking to GMA Network in 2019.
She says during conference, “Actually ako ‘yung nagpapasalamat kasi sila ‘yung nag-yes sa akin. Ako talaga ‘yung lumapit since 2019 pa, 2019 pa kami naguusap-usap and, in all fairness naman, binuksan nila ang kanilang mga braso sa akin. Thank you.”
Pokwang decided to do it because she wanted to continue sharing her talent and also a stable job.
“Kasi, siyempre bilang artista, marami pa akong gustong i-share. Marami pa akong gustong gawin. Marami pa akong iano sa aking mga followers.”
Pokwang became emotional when she thanked for the opportunity given to her by her new home.
According to the actress, her reason for moving to GMA Network is to do various projects while she is still able to work.