5 New Films and TV Shows To Mix Up Your Chill Hang-Outs with Friends
Friendship Month is almost over but there's no reason to not schedule a nice watch party with the closest of your friends at home!
If you’ve been missing your best friends, September is the perfect time to catch up because it’s Friendship Month. To celebrate your solid companionship without hurting the wallet, why not schedule a nice stay-at-home watch party with your besties?
May it be comedy, romance, or reality TV, there’s an endless world of content available on cable television! Make your watch party even more exciting with new programs available via SKY. Here are some ideas to mix it up and spark fun conversations with your BFFs:
1. Debate on whether you’re Team Darna, Team Valentina, or Team DarLentina in “Mars Ravelo’s Darna”
Join the trending craze of ABS-CBN’s adaptation of Mars Ravelo’s Darna. Netizens are getting riled up with the complicated relationship between Narda (Jane de Leon) and Regina (Janella Salvador) where they’re friends, but their superhuman alter-egos, Darna and Valentina, are enemies. People are choosing sides while others are even shipping them as the best ‘frenemies’ with #DarLentina.
Which team would you and your friends be on? Tune in to Mars Ravelo’s Darna on Kapamilya Channel, CineMo, A2Z, and TV5, weeknights at 8 p.m.
2. Join in the foodie challenges of the chaotic cooking contest Millennium Cooking Philippines
AXN Asia’s newest cooking show Millennium Cooking Philippines is putting first-time millennial cooks to the test. With their inexperience in the kitchen, they rely on their basic cooking knowledge and fighting attitude. International chefs are there to guide the contestants, but they’ll only teach in their foreign language.
Your barkada will laugh out loud at the chaos happening in this millennial cook-off, especially if you put yourselves in the contestants’ shoes. Watch Millennium Cooking Philippines hosted by Matteo Guidicelli on AXN.
3. See who has the silliest imagination while enjoying The Fairly Odd Parents: Fairly Odder
As a nostalgic treat for cartoon lovers, Nickelodeon’s The Fairly Odd Parents Cosmo and Wanda are back but now in live-action! As Timmy leaves for college, the green and pink animated fairies Cosmo and Wanda become the fairy godparents of his younger cousins Viv (Audrey Grace Marshall) and Roy (Tyler Wladis).
With real people and cartoon fairies coming together on this show, you and your buddies will be amused by the wacky reality and crazy wishes every episode. Tune in to The Fairly Odd Parents: Fairly Odder on Nickelodeon, weekdays at 3:20 p.m.
4. Discuss your thoughts on the 2022 film The Batman
If you’re a bunch of movie buffs, make sure to catch the latest blockbuster hits on HBO. Aside from a variety of original HBO series, the channel constantly offers a line-up of new and classic movies.
Starting on Batman Day (September 17), the 2022 film The Batman starring Robert Pattinson will finally be available on HBO so that cable subscribers can enjoy the thrilling adventures of Gotham City’s dark vigilante. After watching, unleash the movie critics within and talk about your personal ratings for the superhero reboot — maybe even compare it to the previous Batman films.
5. Have a throwback dance fest with the best 90s hits on MTV 90s
The MTV 90s will be your gang’s new go-to cable channel. It’s a non-stop musical treat of the hottest 90s music across all genres. From Spice Girls to Nirvana, there’s an anthem for you and your friends.
This month, enjoy smooth hip-hop, R&B, and soul music from artists such as P. Diddy, Janet Jackson, and Mariah Carey. Sing your hearts out and dance along to the beat while watching their music videos too.
Lots of options and lots of fun for the whole barkada! That's why it's a good thing SKY Fiber offers fast and affordable unlimited broadband plans that can be bundled with a SKYcable plan for a complete entertainment experience. Choose from SKY Fiber’s Unli Broadband + HD Cable TV Plans which start as low as P1,699/month.
You can also grab some pizza to munch on because you can get up to P400 free Greenwich e-GCs when you subscribe online to select SKY Fiber plans, including the cable-bundled plans, until September 30.
Get seamless and convenient access to all these cable content and more with SKY. SKY Fiber Super Speed Plans 40Mbps (P1,699/month), 80Mbps (P2,499/month), and 150Mbps (P2,999/month) are cable-bundled subscriptions that come with free speed boosts until December 31. All of these include a SKY Evo digibox as well as two free WiFi Mesh to eliminate any deadzones in the house.