Black Sheep’s “Hello Stranger,” the 3rd Filipino BL series to be unleashed online, has penetrated the Top 10 trending videos on YouTube Philippines following its launch on Wednesday, June 24, at 8:30pm. This is the second Pinoy BL series to hit the Top 10 after VinCentinment’s “Sakristan.” As of this posting, the first episode of HL titled “Hello, Enemy” garnered 248,860 views and currently at no. 10 position.
“Hello Stranger” is directed by Petersen Vargas. It’s headlined by the newly-formed BL love team of Tony Labrusca and JC Alcantara. Other cast-members include Gillian Vicencio, Vivoree Esclito, Patrick Quiroz and Miguel Almendras.
The pilot episode which runs for almost 22 minutes introduced us to Mico (JC Alcantara), a top student who organizes an online quiz night with his 3 other nerdy friends. He is surprised when the school’s popular basketball player, Xavier (Tony Labrusca), joins in and insults them. Little does Mico know that this won’t be the last time he’ll be seeing Xavier.
Watch the first episode of “Hello Stranger” below:
Watch the guesting of JC, Tony, Vivoree and Patrick on We Rise below: