‘Angelito: Batang Ama’ Finale Hit High Ratings
April 17, 2012 by ABS-CBN
ABS-CBN’s afternoon series “Angelito: Batang Ama” ended on a very high note as its finale episode last Friday (April 13) with a high TV viewership as reflected in the national TV ratings data of Kantar Media.
It obtained an 18% TV ratings nationwide, considerably high for an afternoon series.
The cast and production staff of “Angelito: Batang Ama” treated fans with a special screening at the Dolphy Theater in ABS-CBN for the finale together with their idols led by JM De Guzman, Charee Pineda, and Kaye Abad.
The crowd was all eyes on the wide screen as Angelito and Rosalie shared a tear-jerking moment when they found each other at the place where their love for each other began. They went wild, however, when the two shared a passionate and daring kissing scene.
Apart from JM, Charee, and Kaye, the other cast members who attended were Elizabeth Oropesa, Al Tantay, Jason Francisco, Tom Rodriguez, Devon Zeron, Josef Elizalde, Lemuel Pelayo, Beauty Gonzalez, Joshen Bernardo, Bea Basa, and Eliza Pineda.
“Angelito: Batang Ama” tells the story of Angelito, who at a young age, faced face the responsibility of being a father after he accidentally got his high school girlfriend pregnant.
Viewers followed his colorful journey from his struggles as a young father learning the ropes of raising a child to finding a job to provide for his son’s needs. They witnessed the hardships and challenges he went through his life until he was reunited with Rosalie and his family again.
“Angelito: Batang Ama” tackled the sensitive topics of teenage pregnancy and presented the perspective of the young father, which is hardly portrayed, discussed or tackled.