TV5 management and producers of Willing Willie has issued a public apology regarding the segment of the show featuring 6-year-old Jan-Jan Suan which viewers may have found offensive or in bad taste.
Chief Operating Officer of TV5 Bobby Barreiro and Chief Legal Council Atty. Christine Ona led the in house investigation.
Pending the outcome of the investigation they drafted stricter guidelines and moratorium on the appearances of children and minors on all TV5 programs until the issue is fully resolved.
They welcome any hearings from government regulatory body like the MTRCB who will tackle the issue and address the appropriate concerns and commitment to responsible broadcasting.