STATUS: Season 1 Updated Episode 4 (Ongoing)
Season 1: The series centres around crime syndicates that temporarily release contracted prison inmates to carry out political assassinations for those in power, except that the crime syndicates are run by politicians. The series also puts a spotlight on the real-world predicament concerning fake news and how easily truth can be manufactured and disseminated to the public in today’s age of information.
Inspired by a real-life scandal in which prison inmates are temporarily released from prison to work as contract killers on behalf of politicians and high ranking military officials.
Season 2 (The Missing 8): This sequel to On the Job (2013) focuses on corruption and media censorship now that a new strongman, Duterte, is in power in the Philippines.
Director: Erik Matti
Writers: Erik Matti, Michiko Yamamoto
Stars: (Season 1) Piolo Pascual, Gerald Anderson, Joel Torre, Joey Marquez, Michael De Mesa, Leo Martinez, Angel Aquino, Vivian Velez, Shaina Magdayao, William Martinez, Rayver Cruz, Empress Schuck, Dawn Jimenez, Lito Pimentel, Michael Flores, Al Tantay, Niño Muhlach, Baldo Marro, (Season 2) Ricky Davao, Lotlot De Leon, Andrea Brillantes, Soliman Cruz, Leo Martinez, Christopher De Leon, Dennis Trillo, Eric Fructuoso, Joel Torre, John Arcilla, Vandolph, Ina Feleo, Joey Marquez, Agot Isidro, Dante Rivero, Isabelle De Leon, Rayver Cruz, William Martinez