ABS-CBN Primetime Bida continues to dominate nationwide TV ratings with the premiere of its first series for the year 2014, The Legal Wife starring Angel Locsin, Jericho Rosales, Maja Salvador and JC de Vera.
On its pilot episode on January 27, the said teleserye registered a national TV ratings of 21%, beating rival program Rhodora X starring Jennylyn Mercado and Mark Herras, which also premiered on Monday.
The Legal Wife also trended on Twitter worldwide claiming the first spot with several other terms related to the series dominating the Philippines' top 10 trends. The hashtag #TheLegalWifePilotEpisode is still trending as of this posting.
Meanwhile, Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla's series Got to Believe put Marian Rivera's Carmela to shame after posting 29.8% TV ratings nationwide. The Kapuso program, on the other hand only got half of Got to Believe's rating (14.4%).
The Legal Wife and Got to Believe were also winners in Mega Manila and Metro Manila, according to Kantar Media.
Topping national TV ratings on January 27 is the primetime series Honesto starring Paulo Avelino, Janice de Belen, Eddie Garcia, Joel Torre, Angel Aquino and child star Raikko Mateo. The teleserye reigned with 33.3% ratings nationwide.