Ang Probinsyano is a Philippine drama series based on an old movie directed by Ronaldo Reyes and released in 1997 starring the number one Philippine actor Fernando Poe Jr. But the starting of the serial is different from the starting of the original movie.
The series also titled as “Brothers”. In the movie, a policeman died because of his friend’s policeman betrayal and then the brother of the deceased one was appointed by the superior according to a plan. Finally, he discovered the corrupt policeman who was responsible for his brother’s death. But the story and locations are somewhat different in drama series.
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This series is written by five writers. This series includes the thrill, family drama, action, and enigma. It started in September 2015 and ended in December 2018. This series has 6 seasons with the division of a different number of episodes. Season one has most episodes but season six has least episodes. The sum of episodes of six seasons is 833. Season five and six mainly focus on the politics of the Philippines. There are originally three books of Ang Probinsyano. The first book contains season one and season two. The second book has season three and season four. Season five and season six are present in the third book.
This series is directed by two famous Philippine directors Johnny de Los Santos and Dang Baldonado. The leading actor of Ang Probinsyano is Rodel Luis Pacheco Nacianceno known as Coco Martin. He is a well-known director, producer, and actor as well. Just because of his tremendous acting skills the series ranked up and became famous.
Eduardo Barrios Manzano is a comedian, politician and a television person. His acting is so much inspiring in this series. There is also a character in this series who is not only a good actor but a great Musician. His name is Jaime Francisco. In short, this series has a variety of talent which is one of the reasons for the popularity of this series.
The series originally has Philippines roots. The executive producer of this serial is Camille Camacho Rosales. The shooting sites of the serial are located in different cities of the Philippines, Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Each episode of the six seasons of the series is not more than 35 to 45 minutes.
This series is recorded in the native language of the Philippine, Filipino. Different countries dubbed this series in their native languages. The production companies that sponsor this series are FPJ productions (Fernando Poe Jr productions) and Dreamscape Entertainment Television which is a part of the release Pinoy channel ABS-CBN. The first episode was released on 28 September 2015 under ABS-CBN. The last episode recently released on the 20th of December 2018.