Welcome back “BATIBOT”
After years of absence, the children’s show “Batibot” will return this week at their new home TV 5!
As we recall early 80s as “BATIBOT,” the Filipino version of “Sesame Street left the television screens in 2002, Lasted for 18 years on local television.
Among of the characters who’s making a return are the muppets Kapitan Basa, Ningning and Gingging, and Manang Bola.
However, most popular characters—the muppets Pong Pagong and Kiko Matsing—will not be part of TV5′s “Batibot” due to licensing issues with the Sesame Workshop, who owns the rights to the characters.
Kakki Teodoro and Abner Delina are the new hosts to replaced the original “Batibot” hosts Sienna Olaso and Bodjie Pascua will return as guests.
“Batibot” will premiere this Saturday, November 27, at 8:30 in the morning, on TV5.
Welcome back to my favorite children show on earth!!!