Face to Face on TV5 is a Reality TV Show aired by Filipino broadcasting network, TV5. It is based on The Jerry Springer Show with aFilipino cultural perspective, predominantly with “marginalized and impoverished guests”.It is advertised in the Philippines as theFirst talakserye on Philippine television and Barangay Hall on air. The aim of the show is to attempt to resolve minor conflicts between two arguing parties, designated as red and white teams. In reviewing the program STIR Editor in Chief Edgar O. Cruz said: “The back-of-the mind thought is that joiners are acting since they are paid” and described portions as “not very believable” and “not realistic”. He added “The show gains more credibility points by being more spontaneous.” While some critics claim that the show is scripted, host Amy Perez, claims that it is not.