Despite an ongoing spat between GMA Network and ABS-CBN’s SkyCable, fans of the accidental yet hit love team #AlDUb—which is composed of Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza a.k.a. Yaya Dub—continue to rule social media.
On Tuesday’s episode of the segment, #ALDUBgettingCLOSER got into the top spot of the Philippine trends, and even made it to Top 5 of worldwide trends in Twitter. Number of tweets with the said hashtag as of this writing is already at 900,000.
Here are some of tweets of loyal followers:
@DiamondStarNews: “OMG naiiyak ako sa bata sa Juan for All. All for Juan. Difficult to lose your mother at a very young age #ALDUBGettingCLOSER”
@harnie09: “I like AlDub kasi they represent the new digital age pero ineembrace parin ang old traditions;) #ALDUBGettingCLOSER”
@SuperJustine22: “One of the best COMEDIAN TEAM ever! You always make me smile!
Sino kaya ang bunso? HAHAHA! #ALDUBGettingCLOSER”
@team_aldub4ever: “More than the entertainment value, this Kalye Serye has substance which makes it stand out. @EatBulaga #ALDUBGettingCLOSER”
@mondvirtusio: “Sensing Allan K. is the mother of Yaya Dub. Who would’ve thought this #KalyeSerye can have another twist. Great writers! #ALDUBGettingCLOSER”
For her part, Mendoza (@maineedcm) was one with her fans as she posted a photo showing her and co-stars in the segment captioned: “Kalye’s Angels with Queen Maine @mainedcm @AkoSiLolaNidora @RealTinidora @MadameTidora #ALDUBGettingCLOSER”