One of the Philippines most popular gag show, “Wow Mali” will return on national TV this coming September 2013. The highly-anticipated comeback of the award-winning and top-rated gag show will bring back its host and master prankster Joey de Leon.
“Wow Mali” will return to TV5 with its new title “Wow Mali Parin!,” the show will cover a wide scope of comedy and gets cracked by the cl(–foul word(s) removed–)ic “Wow Mali!” pranks.
The original show, Wow Mali is considered as the longest-running, multi-awarded gag show on TV5 hosted by Joey De Leon. The show was discontinued on May 2007 but some of its episode were still aired on Wow Mali Bites and Wow Mali Express.
On February 22, 2009, Wow Mali returned to TV5, following the network’s second reformat after Holy Week, Wow Mali returned on April 6, 2009, aired every Wednesday at 7:30 PM. The show was discontinued on September 1, 2010.
The third incarnation of Wow Mali was aired on April 11, 2011 and ended on February 26, 2012. The upcoming return of Wow Mali this late 2013 is the fourth incarnation of Wow Mali under a new name Wow Mali Pa Rin.