Gretchen Barretto recently claimed the spotlight.
Barretto stirred up strong emotions among the loyal followers of ‘Princess and I,’ when her character arrived in the country to check on her son Dasho Jao, portrayed by young actor Enrique Gil.
Her surprise visit to Manila was such a hit among viewers that it generated various reactions, especially on Twitter.
Viewers are also excited to see Gretchen dressing-up, abandoning her Yangdon costume in Pricess and I.
Some people considered her as the showbiz’s queen of high fashion and reminiscent of her ‘Magkaribal’ days.
The fans of the ‘Princess and I’ are already anticipating for the trends that Gretchen will come up with, as Ashi Behati dons her ‘Manila royalty look’ in the next weeks to come.
As of June 20, the said hit series garnered 39.1% national TV ratings compared to its rival program in GMA, ‘Luna Blanca’ which only got 15.7%, registering a 23.4 difference.
The show remains the top 2 most watched TV program in the Philippines, next to ‘Walang Hanggan.’