The following list can be used as a reference for some of the most notable moments of the segment Bawal Judgmental!. Full list of the episodes can be viewed in the main article of the segment.

Generous actions and donations Edit

Note: This is a list of aired moments. The show and the judges may have chosen to donate unaired.

  • 25 December 2019: Arnel Pineda gave his ₱30,000 winnings to Tahanang Walang Hagdanan, from which the seven choices came from.
  • 2 January 2020: Riza Faulkerson donated her ₱40,000 total to her brother Alden Richards' charity that benefits Aetas in Bamban, Tarlac.
  • 1 February 2020: Affected by their stories, Mayor Isko Moreno divided his ₱35,000 prize money to the seven OFW choices. He also gave his talent fee to a heart center, which Eat Bulaga! doubled.
  • 20 February 2020: After winning ₱40,000, Tessie Tomas donated half of her cash prize to the Katbalaoganon Foundation for the maintenance of libraries and learning centers in her hometown of Catbalogan, Samar.
  • 22 February 2020: Vic Sotto revealed that Sen. Tito Sotto and Eat Bulaga! will help with the medical bills of the seven guest choices whose spouses are battling a serious illness. Additionally, guest judge Nora Aunor donated her ₱35,000 winnings to the Santuario de Espiritu Santo in Valenzuela City which helps children living in slums.
  • 14 March 2020: Heart Evangelista donated her ₱25,000 prize to buy Vitamin C for children with thalassemia.
  • 24 June 2020: The seven guest choices who are jeepney drivers whose livelihood was affected by the COVID-19 pandemic received financial help from the show's Kabuhayan ni Juan project.

Trending moments and revelations Edit

  • 9 November 2019: Choice Lorna Cortezano stunned viewers after revealing the 34-year-gap between her and her husband Danny. At the time of the show, Lorna was 67 years old while Danny was 33 years old. After being featured, their love story trended online.[1]
  • 23 November 2019: One of the seven choices, Danica Monterey, walked out on live television after finding out that his boyfriend Dexter Belga was dating a second girl during the first few months of their relationship. The phrase "Dexter Belga" trended locally on Twitter after the shocking reveal. On a Facebook post after the show, Dexter assured he and Danica are doing well. The couple appeared on the December 17th episode when Dexter was one of the seven choices.[1]
  • 7 December 2019: The episode featuring persons living with HIV trended on social media and gained praise from its viewers for raising awareness about the pandemic. It even invited a medical expert in order to help educate the public about the disease.[1]
  • 24 December 2019: Fans and Eat Bulaga! hosts were shocked when they learned that kids of renowned actors Sharmaine Arnaiz, Gladys Reyes, Tina Paner, and Jan Marini graced the segment.[1]
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Pilots Steffi and Jeremy shake hands

  • 4 January 2020: Netizens praised the four featured choices who were closeted gay men who mustered the courage to come out on national television. The show surprised the choices with the appearance of their families who wholeheartedly accepted them after their confessions.[1]
  • 30 January 2020: Two of the seven choices, Steffi and Jeremy, were revealed to be both 24-years old and single. They were matched by the hosts, and provided kilig vibes when both Steffi and Jeremy answered they are ready to have a relationship, with the support of Steffi's mother from the audience. "#BawalJudgmental" and "Jeremy" trended locally on Twitter. The two followed each other on Instagram while they were backstage.[1][2][3][4][5][6]
  • 7 February 2020: The choices showed persons with Down syndrome. The episode was lauded online for giving awareness to the genetic disorder. It was Winwyn Marquez who became the judge that day.[1]
  • 14 February 2020: On Valentine's Day, two couples—Don/Mina and Jhay/Janice—got engaged after the two consecutive surprise proposals that occurred during the segment. Celebrity couple Camille Prats and VJ Yambao were the guest judges that day.[1]
  • 21 February 2020: Tears flowed in the EB studio when parents shared how they took care of their children who are in the autism spectrum. Joey de Leon couldn't hold back his tears after meeting a fan named Desly who became his guest in the defunct talk show Mel and Joey.[1]
  • 22 February 2020: During the visit of Superstar Nora Aunor, the choices were married to people who are seriously ill. Audiences were moved when they saw choice Vida's resilience despite her husband's chronic kidney disease and their huge hospital bill that racks up to ₱40,000 a month.[1]
  • 27 February 2020: The Throwback Thursday T.G.I.S. reunion trended on social media because of the cast's multiple revelations such as past relationships that were only revealed during the show.[1][7][8][9][10]
  • 11 June 2020: The segment topped Twitter's trending topics with the launch of tech-forward giant body shields that are part of the show's proactive initiatives against the transmission of COVID-19 disease.[1][11]
  • 13 June 2020: The segment put the spotlight on brave COVID-19 survivors. The segment also presented crucial information about COVID-19 disease, its symptoms and prevention.[1]
  • 16 June 2020: Netizens quickly recognized the guests who were all online sensations, including Rico Bautista a.k.a. "Walang Ganu'n Mars."[1]
  • 22 June 2020: The segment became a top trending topic on Twitter after former teen stars Rainier Castillo and Joshua Dionisio appeared on the segment as guest choices. Rainier Castillo performed his iconic "Step into the Rhythm" dance which he popularized during his time in the first season of Starstruck. Five other celebrities who left the showbiz industry were also featured on the episode.
  • 23 June 2020: The voice artist of a Philippine airline in-flight announcement Inka Magnaye's stint on the segment trended on Twitter.[1]

PBA player Arwind Santos became the first guest judge to get a perfect score.

  • 27 June 2020: The guest mayors took the internet by storm as netizens expressed their admiration towards the proactive initiatives of the group during the COVID-19 pandemic.[1]
  • 29 June 2020: "Marikit" singer Juan Caoile together with fellow singers Lil Vinceyy, Charlie Mack, Clien Alcazar, Yumi Lacsamana, Matthaios, and Aikee's success story took the attention of netizens.[1]
  • 4 July 2020: PBA player Arwind Santos of the San Miguel Beermen became the first guest judge to win the full cash prize of ₱50,000 after selecting the correct choices in all three rounds of the game.[12]

Emotional episodes Edit


References Edit

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 1.16 IN PHOTOS: Viral moments in Eat Bulaga's 'Bawal Judgmental', 20 February 2020, GMA Entertainment.
  2. These two pilots serve kilig vibes on Eat Bulaga's 'Bawal Judgmental', 30 January 2020, GMA News.
  3. Maine Mendoza had a hilarious kilig reaction to EB's new 'unexpected love team', 30 January 2020, GMA News.
  4. Two pilots who served kilig vibes on Eat Bulaga wish each other 'safe flights', 31 January 2020, GMA News.
  5. The two pilots paired in EB's 'Bawal Judgmental' met up in Clark, gave each other pasalubong, 8 February 2020, GMA News.
  6. Viral pilot Jeremy Go has 'no regrets' meeting Steffi Buenafe in the 'most special' way, 31 January 2020, GMA News.
  7. TGIS cast members reveal past relationships via Eat Bulaga's Bawal Judgmental segment, 27 February 2020, Philippine Entertainment Portal.
  8. 'TGIS' members reunite in EB's 'Bawal Judgmental', 27 February 2020, GMA News.
  9. Top 5 revelations from 'T.G.I.S.' reunion on 'Bawal Judgmental', 27 February 2020, The Philippine Star.
  10. TGIS cast members reveal past relationships via Eat Bulaga's Bawal Judgmental segment, 27 February 2020, Philippine Entertainment Portal.
  11. #BawalJudgmental trends on Twitter with the launch of anti-COVID-19 giant body shields!, 11 June 2020, GMA Entertainment.
  12. PBA player Arwind Santos, naka-perfect score sa Bawal Judgmental, 4 July 2020, Philippine Entertainment Portal.
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