Her character Mercedes was about to take a dip in the pool with love interest Luis (Jake Cuenca) when she took off her top and underpants to reveal a sexy white one-piece bathing suit underneath. Comments from netizens saying how hot and sexy the actress was in the scene instantly buzzed on social media, thereby making Jessy’s name a hot topic online. The show proved to have a strong following among those who are active online as the hashtag #MariaMercedes has been consistently trending on Twitter nationwide every night. The primetime series also consistently beats its rival program in the national TV ratings.
Aside from Jessy’s hot bod, “Maria Mercedes” heats up even more this week as Mercedes’ and Santiago’s (Ariel Rivera) paths intertwine. What role will Santiago play in Mercedes’ life? How will it affect his relationship with Luis who happens to be Santiago’s nephew? Will Clavio (Jason Abalos) still stand a chance on Mercedes’s heart? Don’t miss the bittersweet story of “Maria Mercedes,” weeknights, on ABS-CBN’s Primetime Bida. For updates, follow @MariaMercedesPH on Twitter and like www.facebook.com/MariaMercedesOfficial on Facebook. Tweet your thoughts about the show using the hashtag #MariaMercedes.