After the Bottom 10 performed on stage for a talent face-off on Sunday, August 19, five of them were eliminated leaving a top 15 that will continue the battle for the next big artista break.
During the first elimination night of Protégé: The Battle for the Big Artista Break, two protégés from each region clashed for a spot in the Top 15. They are:
Mykel Ong vs Arny Ross from South Luzon;
Zandra Summer vs Mitch Capili from Visayas;
Vien Alen King vs Kelly D. from Mega Manila;
Apple Vega vs Ruru Madrid from Mindanao;
Japs de Luna vs Glenn Roy from North and Central Luzon.
Based from the face-off, each mentor decided to eliminated their following protégés…
North and Central Luzon:
Ricky Davao eliminated Glenn Roy
Jolina Magdangal eliminated Mitch Capili
Roderick Paulate eliminated Kelly D.
Gina Alajar eliminated Mykel Ong
Philip Salvador eliminated Apple Vega
With 5 contestants leaving the show, 15 contestants remain in the competition…