Netizens rave over 'My Husband’s Lover' pilot episode
Newest GMA Telebabad series, My Husband's Lover garnered praises and positive feedback from netizens all over the country.
The much-anticipated series which bravely tackles gay relationships for the first time on local television has trended on Twitter (Philippines) with the hashtag, #MyHusbandsLoverPilot. The story revolves around the couple Lally (Carla Abellana) and Vincent (Tom Rodriguez), whose relationship gets threatened when Vincent’s first love, Eric (Dennis Trillo) enters the picture.
The pilot episode showed the beginnings of Lally and Vincent’s relationship; how they met and fell in love. It was established that though immensely enamored by Vincent, there are things about Vincent that Lally does not know of. She is unaware that David (Victor Basa), whom she thinks as Vincent’s friend, is in love with her boyfriend too.
Things get more complicated when Vincent gets Lally pregnant. At their wedding, David rushes to confront Vincent. Will Lally find out about Vincent’s secret?
This feisty first episode of My Husband’s Lover got the attention, curiosity and interest of viewers. Here are some of the tweets about the bold and fearless series:
@DirekJoey: Kudos should be given to GMA-7 for taking a risk & giving a fresh take on the tired templates of the telenovelas for something new.
@nitzcape: Napa-“ay” kami sa #MyHusbandsLoverPilot kaabang-abang!
@isahvred: Abangan ang #MyHusbandsLoverPilot on Gma7. Interesting drama about human relationships.
@rockyenroll_04: Panalo ang premiere episode ng “My Husband’s Lover” #myhusbandsloverpilot @neilrara @acts29pub @raindeocampo @marcoadventure @mangyanblogger
@showbiznest: Nagkakagulo ang mga beks! Trending na trending! #myhusbandsloverpilot #victorbasagma7 @neilrara @DivinemLee @gmanetwork @gmanews
@RyanBandin: In fairness maganda nga ang #MyHusbandsLoverPilot. It’s a refreshing break from your typical ampon- magkaribal na teleserye.
@marvbaritone: Still on a high from last night’s #myhusbandsloverpilot. Can’t wait for tonight’s episode.
The acting of the cast was also noticed and lauded by netizens. Here are some of their tweets:
@rosegarcia: Just watched the #MyHusbandsLoverPilot for the press screening, don’t miss it tonight! Ang galing ng cast! @MissAbellana
@TrishaCaballero: Isa ka rin po sa nagdala ng eksena last night. Bongga, Anggaling ng acting niyong lahat! #MyHusbandsLoverPilot @iamkarelmarquez Kudos!
@AngelBeehati: Grabeee ang galing ni Glydel Mercado,, naiyak naman ako. #myhusbandsloverpilot
@paocaniamo: Ang ganda ng @gmanetwork kasi nag labas sila ng teleserye na bago. Bago sa mata ng tao. Kudos! : ) @MissAbellana #MyHusbandsLoverPilot
More revelations await in the coming episodes of My Husband’s Lover. Will Lally give up on Vincent? Who will Vincent choose? Find out by watching My Husband’s Lover on GMA Telebabad, right after Mundo Mo’y Akin. -- Samantha Portillo, GMANetwork.com