The first Filipino-American TV Talk Show. "Makilala" means "get to know" in Tagalog. Get to know us as we talk to the community leaders, innovators, advocates and emerging artists who affect Filipino life in the NY Tri-state area.

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Suddenly Senior: The Art of Aging I

In this first of two episodes series, the Makilala crew Jen, Rachelle and Cristina discuss what it means to age with three exceptional guest: former Ambassador Mario L. de Leon Jr.; Attorney Caroline Tanjutco; and Doctor Alicia S. Almendral.

Are FilAms Safe in NYC?

The Makilala crew Rachelle, Cristina and Jen interview Deputy Mayor Maria Torres-Springer and Priest Julian S. Jagudilla in a conversation that seeks to bring hope in the midst of the lack of security sense that surrounds NYers.

Married to a Frontliner

It is very well known how the COVID-19 pandemic affected the frontliners and first responders, but what about their families?  To answer the question, the Makilala crew Cristina, Jen & Rachelle interview Judith Sanchez and Joyce Andes David whose spouses are registered nurses.  They share their...

FilAms Back on Broadway

The Makilala crew Rachelle, Cristina and Jen interview two of the Philippine cast in Aladdin on Broadway: Angelo Soriano & Don Darryl Rivera.

Young FilAms Taking a Stand on Protecting Our Planet

Makilala TV hosts Jen, Cristina and Rachelle talk with young advocates Casey Giles, Riley Villazor, and Chabio T. Sison about ways to protect our planet and their personal perspectives.  A performances of singer/songwriter Kelsey Vasquez closes the episode.

This Week ON MNN

January 26, 2023

This Week on MNN we recognize National Mentoring Month!

Say Hello to the New York City Center for Media Education.

January 12, 2023

The NYC Center for Media Education is the natural evolution of the media education program at MNN. We are blending the community focus with professional development training to give independent creatives the confidence and tools to become successful. We are cultivating a diverse group of change...

This Week On MNN

January 12, 2023

This Week on MNN celebrates Martin Luther King Day!