MANILA – In a surprising twist on “Tawag ng Tanghalan,” two wild card contestants won a spot in the talent show’s grand finals scheduled on Saturday.
On Friday, Pauline Agupitan and Marielle Montellano both got an average score of 99.4% from the judges.
According to head judge Rey Valera, the management agreed with their decision not to break the tie between Montellano and Agupitan.
“Ang management ay nakonsulta na namin at palagay ko, tama rin na pumayag sila na ang aming desisyon na huwag na ma-break ang tie na ito ay masunod,” Valera said.
Agupitan and Montellano will advance to the grand finals as part of the top six of the hit singing contest on Saturday, joining Carl Malone Montecido, Froilan Canlas, Noven Belleza and Sam Mangubat.