E! Renews Asian Reality Series 'It

Season finale airs this weekend in Philippines

HONG KONG – “It Takes GUTZ To Be A Gutierrez,” E!’s first Asian reality series, has been renewed for a second season.

“The early renewal of ‘It Takes GUTZ To Be A Gutierrez’ demonstrates NBCUniversal’s continued commitment to invest in local productions that are relevant and resonate with our audiences in the region,” said Christine Fellowes, MD, Asia-Pacific, Universal Networks International.

The six-episode series gives viewers unfiltered access to the dramatic lives of the Gutierrez showbiz clan. Family members include former beauty queen Ruffa, her twin brothers – screen superstar Richard and funny fashionista Raymond – and their parents, industry legend/matinee idol Eddie and political aspirant/talent manager Annabelle.

In the Philippines, where it broke ratings records, “It Takes GUTZ To Be A Gutierrez” is co-presented by Lucky Me and Perwoll; in participation with Propan. It also plays in Malaysia.
 
The current season finale airs on Sunday, July 6.

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