The Claudine Barretto weekly drama special, “Claudine,” has not been cancelled, contrary to recent speculations. the reason the rumours began was down to poor ratings of the show which airs every Saturday the GMA Corporate Communications Department issued the following statement on the issue:
“It is not true that GMA-7?s weekly drama program Claudine has been cancelled. It will run until August, completing its 16-week season, as originally scheduled. Thereafter, Ms. Claudine Barretto will be busy preparing for her new soap in the Kapuso Network.
We would like to assure the viewers and fans of Claudine that there is no truth to this rumour, and also take this opportunity to invite them to watch the upcoming episodes every Saturday because they will definitely be pleased with the remarkable performances and stories we have lined up for them.”
Claudine started its run last March on GMA-7, after Claudine Barretto, transferred to GMA after 17 years with the Kapamilya Network. Claudine Barretto started her showbiz career in ABS-CBN at the tender age of 13 in 1992.