Top 5 Reasons why “The Legal Wife” is a Hit on Philippine TV
ABS-CBN’s “The Legal Wife” is undoubtedly a big hit on Philippine television! Even netizens talk about it on social media sites, making the drama a regular trending topic on Twitter worldwide. “The Legal Wife” is primetime TV show that tells about relationship between wife and mistress. But what is most hurting part is, the mistress is the wife’s best friend herself.
Started airing on January 27, the series is constantly on winning streak versus it’s counterpart either AGB Nielsen or Kantar Media, Mega Manila or Nationwide. Since the show is on its finale week on primetime, aside from having a great story, we list down the top five reasons why “The Legal Wife” became a fire hit nationwide. Check out our list below:
5. “THE LEGAL” CAST
4. “THE LEGAL” LINES
“Walang sa’yo, Nicole! Akin lang ang asawa ko!” (You don’t own him, Nicole! My husband is mine alone!” – Monica to Nicole
“Masarap ba ang asawa ko? Sabihin mo, masarap ba?” (Is my husband delicious?) – Monica to Nicole
“Paano mo siya nilandi? Ano una mong tinanggal? ‘Yang bra mo? ‘Yang panty mo? O ‘yang konsensiya mo?” (How did you seduce him? What did you take off first? Your bra? Your undies? Or your conscience?) – Monica to Nicole
“Pinapanood kita habang minamahal ka ng lahat…Aaminin ko, inggit na inggit ako sa’yo…” (I was watching you while you were being loved by everyone… I would admit, I was reeking with envy…) – Nicole to Monica
“Mas masarap ang cake ko, Adrian. Tikman mo. Ang sarap ‘di ba?” (My cake is more delicious. Taste it. Delicious right?!) – Nicole to Adrian
Rowena, the pambansang best friend’s funny dialogues compiled:
3. “THE LEGAL” SPOOFS
2. “THE LEGAL” MEMES
1. “THE LEGAL” CAT-FIGHTS
Every viewer get hooked up with their favorite character in the series because each role are relatable. Some fans, Legalistas, as they are called are for Team Nicole or Team Monica. Most of the housewives, who experienced the same situation or fear that they may experience the same are expected to be at Team Monica’s. While others, though they are not in reality, mistresses, go for Team Nicole because they can feel how hard it is to fall for someone you are not meant to love. Some also empathize with Adrian as the husband who committed a mistake but is willing to correct his wrongdoings.
Directed by Rory B. Quintos and Dado C. Lumibao, “The Legal Wife” is set to air its final episode this Friday, June 13.