‘Angelito’ finale hit high ratings

Posted at 04/17/2012 5:51 PM | Updated as of 04/18/2012 7:48 AM

MANILA, Philippines -- ABS-CBN’s just-concluded “Angelito: Batang Ama” ended on a very high note as its final episode on April 13 scored in the national TV ratings data of Kantar Media.

Charee Pineda and JM De Guzman attend a special
screening of the finale episode of "Angelito: Batang Ama" at
the Dolphy Theater on April 13.

The afternoon series obtained an 18% TV ratings nationwide, considerably high for its time slot.
 
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 lead stars 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. Then they went wild, however the two shared a passionate kissing scene.

The other cast members who attended the special viewing 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 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.