The newly started Primetime Bida teleserye, “Budoy” is not only a nationwide hit among television households, it also became the talk of the town worldwide!
Tweets about “Budoy”s pilot episode last Monday (October 10) put the biggest family drama series of ABS-CBN on the worldwide trending topics of the popular microblogging site, Twitter. “Ako Budoy” tweets trended worldwide while drama prince Gerald Anderson trended on Twitter Philippines.
“Budoy” also ruled the national TV ratings in its first three nights of airing. Based on the latest data of Kantar Media/TNS, the pilot episode registered a 27.2% TV ratings nationwide beating GMA7′s “Amaya” which only got 20.3%. On Tuesday (October 11) it reigned with 26.4% versus rival’s 20.1% and further sustained nationwide dominance on Wednesday (October 12) with 26.7% national TV ratings versus 21.2% of the competition.
Kapamilya viewers will surely get charmed even more with the character of Budoy as the story progresses with more breathtaking revelations.
Aside from Anderson, “Budoy” brings together a powerhouse cast composed of promising young stars Jessy Mendiola and Enrique Gil; legendary luminaries of Philippine movie industry including Dante Rivero, Gloria Sevilla and Barbara Perez; and seasoned actors namely Tirso Cruz III, Zsa-Zsa Padilla, Mylene Dizon, Christian Vazquez, and Janice de Belen who makes a comeback in the Kapamilya network.
Under the direction of Ruel S. Bayani and Tots Sanchez-Mariscal, “Budoy” is set to highlight the value of education among the Filipino youth while stressing those individuals known to be mentally-challenged.
Don’t miss the biggest family drama Primetime Bida teleserye, “Budoy,” weeknights, after “100 Days to Heaven” on ABS-CBN. For more updates, log on to www.budoy.tv, follow @budoy_tv on Twitter, and “like” http://www.facebook.com/budoy.tv.