PRESS STATEMENT FROM GMA-7:
"With much anticipation leading up to the finale of GMA Network's first-ever epic series, Amaya, the program landed on Twitter's list of most discussed topic worldwide and even locally last Friday, January 13.
"The hashtag #AmayaEpicFinale became the talk of the day on the microblogging website after trending to the No. 1 spot both in the Philippines and worldwide during the finale episode of the Marian Rivera-led series.
"The program, likewise, concluded with high TV ratings after it posted an impressive 43.5 household audience share points in Mega Manila, way ahead of ABS-CBN programs Ikaw Ay Pag-ibig's 28.6 points and Budoy's 29.8 points, according to data from the industry's widely trusted ratings service provider Nielsen TV Audience Measurement.
"Avid viewers of the epic series tuned in to witness Amaya's final battle against her mortal enemy, Dian Lamitan (Gina Alajar) and the conclusion to the love story of the warrior princess and her greatest love, Bagani, played by Sid Lucero.
"Meanwhile, Marian is currently taping for her upcoming primetime drama series My Beloved opposite real-life sweetheart Dingdong Dantes. This original Telebabad offering is the reunion project of the couple, which is set to premiere on February 13, 2012 under the direction of Dominic Zapata."
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