'Dirty Linen's' thrilling pilot trends on social media as Janine begins vendetta

Janine Gutierrez as Janine

ABS-CBN’s newest revenge drama “Dirty Linen” will surely make viewers’ blood boil each night as the series premiered with a thrilling pilot episode that earned multiple trending topics, including a top two trending topic with over 40,000 tweets.

The suspenseful episode gave a series of flashbacks of how a young Alexa (Janine Gutierrez) turns her insurmountable grief into deep desire for revenge after the death of her mother Olivia (Dolly De Leon), who was shot by an unidentified person in the Fiero household.

The series gained widespread praise for the camera work, musical scoring, intriguing plot, and the outstanding performance of the cast led by Janine, Zanjoe Marudo, Francine Diaz, Seth Fedelin, Angel Aquino, John Arcilla, Janice De Belen, Epy Quizon, and Tessie Tomas.

Viewers took to social media to commend the show as topics #DirtyLinen, #DLMissing4, Francine as Chiara Fiero, Seth Fedelin, Nico Sinag, Dolly De Leon, Angel Aquino, and #JanineGutierrez trended on Twitter.

“What a pilot episode! The first episode sent me on an emotional roller coaster that left me gasping for air and compelled me to keep watching to find out what would happen next. You'll be entranced by the musical scoring of dirty linen #DirtyLinen,” said @jnthncrtz27 on Twitter.

“May ganito talagang local series? Ganito ang WORLD CLASS. Napakaganda! Napakahusay ng pilot episode. Nag-uumpisa pa lang, hindi mo na mapipigil ma-excite,” tweeted @tinosantinooo.

While @iamanjelofactor posted, “NW: #DirtyLinen. Sure enough, this would be my newest addiction. This is the kind of genre i wished & waiting to watch in a TV. This isnt just a teleserye, THIS IS GENUSELY MASTERPIECE psycho TS. Goosebumps! Pilot episode pa lang, pati commercial ayaw kong palagpasin.”

The succeeding episodes will follow how Alexa begins her vicious and redemptive cycle of revenge as she enters the Fiero household as their maid and starts luring Aidan (Zanjoe) and Ador (Epy) into her trap. Alexa will slowly infiltrate the Fiero clan and attempt to gain their trust in order to uncover their dirty secrets with the help of her equally scheming allies Rolando (Joel Torre), Max (Christian Bables), and Lala (Jennica Garcia).

Witness the gripping tale in “Dirty Linen” on weeknights at 9:30 PM on Kapamilya Channel, A2Z, TV5, iWantTFC, and Kapamilya Online Live on ABS-CBN Entertainment’s YouTube channel and Facebook page. Viewers who use any digital TV box at home such as the TVplus box only need to rescan their device to be able to watch “Dirty Linen” on TV5 and A2Z. The show is also available to viewers in and out of the Philippines on iWantTFC, while viewers outside of the Philippines can watch on The Filipino Channel (TFC) on cable and IPTV.