Love local. We say that about products a lot; and now, we’d like to say it about series, movies, and streaming services. iWant is a streaming application that offers Filipino TV shows, movies, audio, and live content that you can enjoy anytime and anywhere. In case you’re looking for something unique to watch this upcoming Holy Week, here is a list of Filipino shows and movies that you can binge-watch on the streaming app as you please.
Filipino Shows and Movies You Should Binge-Watch on iWant
Jhon en Martian
Arci Munoz, Pepe Herrera, Rufa Mae Quinto
In ‘Jhon en Martian’, a rom-com fantasy series created by Joma Labayen, Arci Muñoz plays the role of a martian named Princess 223, who has no idea how humans or the human world work. The person who will help her understand Earth is Jhon (Pepe Herrera). You can start streaming ‘Jhon en Martian’ on iWant starting tomorrow, April 14, 2019.
A socio-political action drama series, ‘Bagman’ revolves around Arjo Atayde, who is a regular man working as a barber and who has to sacrifice his morals to provide for his family.
Janella Salvador, Pokwang, Denise Laurel
This light-hearted show is perfect to entertain the whole family. It explores how obsessed people have become with digital technology and how it has affected personal relationships.
Denise Laurel, Aljur Abrenica, Carmi Martin, Luis Hontiveros, Sunshine Dizon, Vandolph, Joey Marquez
‘The End’ chronicles simple yet powerful everyday stories and highlights the last 24 hours of a person’s life to show lessons on love, acceptance, hope, and forgiveness.
Alamat ng Ano
Maymay Entrata, Kisses Delavin, Donny Pangilinan, Jake Cuenca, BoybandPH, Denise Joaquin, Dominic Ochoa
The laugh-out-loud show ‘Alamat ng Ano’ makes fun of ordinary things by humorously exploring and formulating their origin with each episode.
Mica Javier, Gwen Soriano, Haiza Madrid
Looking for something edgier to watch? iWant has also gone down the edgy route with ‘Hush’, which features erotic drama stories and three sexy icons.
Find the Wasabi in Nagoya
A fun reality game show, ‘Find the Wasabi in Nagoya’ is a Japanese game show where Khalil Ramos faces several challenges to find the “secret spice” of Nagoya. Here, he outperforms singer-actor Daniel Sher of Singapore and actor-model Tay Tawan of Thailand.
James Paterson, Ria Atayde
Love action and suspense? Check out ‘High’.
Project Feb. 14
JC Santos, Mccoy de Leon, Jane Oineza
Mccoy de Leon and Jane Oineza appear in their most daring roles yet in ‘Project Feb. 14’. In it, a couple plans to record and broadcast a twisted act.
Laureen on a Budget
As the title suggests, fashion and travel vlogger Laureen Uy (who is known to travel around the world in style) tries to live on a budget. In this show, she dares to do different challenges without breaking the bank.
Jairus Aquino, Kira Balinger, Grae Fernandez
‘Spirits Reawaken’ is a reboot of a classic Kapamilya series called ‘Spirits’. In this fantasy series, six teenagers have to try and save the Earth while going through the motions of growing up.
The Hows of Us
Kathryn Bernardo, Daniel Padilla
Experience the ups and downs of love and get hooked over and over again on ‘The Hows of Us’, the highest-grossing Filipino film of all time, now exclusively on iWant.