Kapuso Network’s ‘One of the Baes’ defeats rival Kapamilya series

Images via GMA and Ken Chan
  • Kapuso actor Ken Chan told One of the Baes‘ viewers, “Maraming salamat, ka-baes”
  • According to Nielsen Phils., Ken and Rita Daniela’s primetime series got an 8.2 rating while ABS-CBN’s The Killer Bride had 8.1
  • One of the Baes is a romantic comedy series dubbed as a “millennial fairytale”

RitKen’s first primetime series One of the Baes has been sailing smoothly on TV. And just recently, the romantic comedy program dubbed as a “millenial fairytale” defeated it’s rival show The Killer Bride as per ratings.

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According to Nielsen Phils. TAM NUTAM People Ratings, One of the Baes got an 8.2 rating last October 7 while ABS-CBN’s The Killer Bride had 8.1.

“Taos puso po kaming nagpapasalamat sa lahat ng mga nanood kagabi ng One of the Baes,” leading man Ken Chan told the viewers through an Instagram post.

One of the Baes, which just started airing last September 30, aims to empower female seafarers. The series tells the story of Jowalyn (Rita Daniela), a brave young woman bent on making waves to achieve her dream of becoming a ship captain.

“Half a million Filipinos are manning ships all over the world, but rarely has a female been at the helm. The Kapuso Network’s latest romantic comedy series dubbed as a ‘millennial fairytale’ does just that – empowering women, this time, on the high seas,” GMA said in a  press release.

Meanwhile, Grant (Ken) is convinced that he has already met his one great love during his childhood days and he is on the verge of meeting her again. He sets out to look for her; vlogging his way around the world.

Image from GMA’s Press Release

Aside from empowering women seafarers, Rita and Ken shared in an interview that the series directed by King Marc Baco and Michael Christian Cardoz is a very light romantic-comedy program that will make the viewers fall in love with the idea of falling in love; making their hearts full, making them laugh, making them cry, and giving them inspiration in love and in life.

Sources: Instagram, Kicker Daily News, Virtual Pinoy