Ang dating doon bubble gang
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It occupied the Friday night timeslot of the musical variety show, Vilma! The original cast consisted of: Aiko Melendez, Sunshine Cruz and Eric Fructuoso, and newcomers Susan Lozada, Assunta De Rossi, Jackie De Guzman, Wendell Ramos and Antonio Aquitania (who were hired by the late GMA talent manager, Douglas Quijano) who is one of the first casts of Bubble Gang with Alcasid and Michael V. There were two extras in the show, such as Diego Llorico, who was working as a production assistant to the show, currently also a segment producer, & Susan Lozada's personal assistant Marissa "Mykah" Flores, she was eventually one of Wendell Ramos' love interests.despite his Pick Up Line segment was over, his friend & cast member Michael V.remarks on saying "No one can replace Ogie as Boy Pick-up".During its first year, it was shown on an early primetime slot ( Philippine Standard Time) and carried a slogan "Bubble Gang: Just Chew It!" The show gained popularity in 1996, despite a three-way competition with Tropang Trumpo (ABC) and Super Laff-In (ABS-CBN).