Lyca Gairanod’s Acting Debut in ‘MMK’ was Most Watched Program Last Weekend

Kapamilya viewers nationwide tuned in to the inspiring life story and much-awaited acting debut of the first grand champion of “The Voice Kids” Lyca Gairanod in ABS-CBN's "Maalaala Mo Kaya" recently.


According to data from Kantar Media, the “MMK” episode where Lyca portrayed herself topped the list of the most watched programs last weekend. Last Saturday (August 16), the Nuel Naval-directed episode recorded a national TV rating of 38.4%, or triple the score of GMA’s “Magpakailanman,” which only got 12.8%.

Aside from the ratings game, Lyca’s first “MMK” also dominated Twitter’s trending topics list. The show’s official hashtag #MMKLyca became one of the worldwide trending topics, while the phrase “watching MMK” was on the list of nationwide trending topics as netizens took on the microblogging site to share their thoughts about the touching life story of Lyca.

Capturing the hearts of Filipino viewers all over the world for the past 23 years, “Maalaala Mo Kaya” has legions of fans from different generations who cried, laughed, fell in love, and got inspired through the real-life narratives of the show’s letter-senders.

Don’t miss the longest-running drama anthology in Asia, “MMK,” every Saturday, 8pm, after “Wansapanataym” on ABS-CBN. For more updates, log on to, follow @MMKOfficial on Twitter, and “like” Tweet your thoughts about this Saturday’s episode by using the hashtag #MMKAgainstAllOdds.

6 Comments on Lyca Gairanod’s Acting Debut in ‘MMK’ was Most Watched Program Last Weekend

  1. Anonymous // August 22, 2014 at 7:42 am //

    congrats lyca, ang galing mo. Sana bigyan ng project si tricia santos sa princess hours remeke siya gaganap na jannelle sa princes hors. sana hintayin niyo si tricia santos,kahit special participation ng sa mmk.thank you po.congrats sa abs cbn sa mmk at lyca sana ipagtuloy mo ang pag-aaral mo.

  2. Congratulations Lyca Bravo 👍👏👏👏

  3. Mary Jewell // August 20, 2014 at 5:10 pm //

    OMG,Lyca is Famous here in London especially to Filipino Nurses here,we will support her to the end,shes amazing,talented,Lyca touch our Heart with her fantabolous acting talent in MMK, we will invite her next year to the Barrio Fiesta 2015 here in London.Keep up the good work LYCA we love you.

  4. Triple ung rating nung kalaban. Haha.. nganga na nman ang GMA..LoL

  5. GMA WORST // August 20, 2014 at 12:01 pm //



  6. Anonymous // August 20, 2014 at 11:05 am //

    good job, lyca!!!

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