ABS-CBN’s new action drama series “The General’s Daughter” debuted strongly on Philippine primetime TV with its gripping plot and stellar cast composed of the country’s top-caliber actors led by Angel Locsin.

The series, which stars iEmmy-nominated actress, Angel Locsin, instantly hooked viewers as it scored a national TV rating of 34%, or more than double that of its competitor GMA’s “Onanay” (14%), based on national TV ratings data of Kantar Media.

Locsin, who was previously seen in “The Legal Wife” and “La Luna Sangre” plays 2nd Lieutenant Rhian Bonifacio (Locsin), a daughter of a military general who is raised and honed to take down their family’s biggest enemy. However, little does she know that she is set up to commit the biggest mistake of her life because the person she is tasked to kill is her real father.

The show earned praises from netizens and even topped the list of trending topics worldwide on Twitter until the following morning.

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