Good news for Charice Pempengco fans as the talented singer will once again be featured anew in a show hosted by powerful American talk-show Oprah Winfrey, who presented the Filipino YouTube singing sensation to the world in 2008.
Charice will be seen live in the October 19 episode of “Where Are They Now?” on Winfrey’s OWN (Oprah Winfrey Network). The show features personalities years after their first guest appearance on “The Oprah Winfrey Show.”
Now 22, Charice debuted on American television via “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” in December 2007. She was then featured in the “World’s Smartest Kids” special of Winfrey’s eponymous talk show in May of the following year. She was last seen on the program in 2010 when she performed her international single, “Pyramid,” with rapper Iyaz.
Charice ended as a runner-up in ABS-CBN’s “Little Big Star” in 2005, has credited Winfrey for her international music career. Impressed by Charice’s talent, the billionaire producer contacted composer David Foster to help the singer get a big break in the United States.