Barbie Forteza returns to primetime via GMA-7's latest rom-com series titled Inday Will Always Love You.
The Kapuso Network aired the new prime-time show on May 21, 2018.
Inday Will Always Love You depicts stories of Cebuanos and of the Filipino family as seen through the eyes of the Manileña girl Happylou Magtibay (played by Barbie).
The new series puts the Queen City of the South in the spotlight as it showcases the unique beauty and rich culture of Cebu making it one of the top destinations for international and local tourism.
A bubbly and optimistic girl, Inday Happylou is a lechon store assistant whose life is turned upside down when she makes a career move away from Manila in search for her father in Cebu.
Derrick Monasterio is cast as Patrick, a rich Cebuano bachelor.
Meanwhile, Juancho Trivino plays Happylou's good friend Ernest.
Ricky Davao, Manilyn Reynes, Nova Villa, Gladys Reyes, and Tina Paner are also part of this teleserye produced by GMA News and Public Affairs.
They are joined by Kim Rodriguez and Super Tekla as well as the all-grown up "Lumen Twins" Charisse and Charlotte Hermoso.
Completing the cast are New Zealand-based Pinoy vlogger and Internet Star Kimpoy Feliciano, as well as character actor Buboy Villar and Fliptop Artists Mzhayt and Price Tagg.
AGB RATINGS. How did the pilot episode of Inday Will Always Love You fare in the ratings game based on AGB Nielsen data?
The pilot episode of the new GMA-7 show recorded a 42% overnight people share according to Nielsen Philippines TAM’s National Urban Philippines data.
ABS-CBN’s Since I Found You, starring Piolo Pascual and Arci Munoz, registered 34.8% last May 21.
The new Kapuso show got a TV rating that is 7.2 points higher than its Kapamilya counterpart.