On May 16, the newest rom-com Kapamilya series 2 Good 2 Be True premiered on the Kapamilya’s Primetime lineup, replacing Viral Scandal.
Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla-starrer series 2 Good 2 Be True earned an 8.0% rating for its pilot episode, securing the 6th spot on the AGB Nielsen rating chart.
The following day, the series dropped to a 7.3% rating but remained in the 6th spot.
On May 18, it earned a 6.9% rating and dropped to the 7th spot on the chart.
It remained in the same spot until the following day when it earned a 7.0% rating.
2 Good 2 Be True ended its pilot week in the 7th spot on the leaderboards with a 6.8%.
Despite decreasing ratings, the pilot rating of 2 Good 2 Be True is still a huge improvement from its preceded show, Viral Scandal, which concluded on May 13 with a 4.0% rating, ranking 13th on the rating chart. Also, the Viral Scandal only earned 3%-4% during its pilot week.
Viewers acclaimed the producers of the said series for its improved quality, which may be the game-changers for the Filipino series.
honestly, 2 Good 2 Be True has a lot of potential to change the 'game' when it comes to producing quality filo teleseryes. ang ganda ng first episode, i swear. hands down to those who've made it possible!
2G2BT NETFLIX PREMIERE#2GoodOnNetflix
— patatas (@deferredpotato) May 13, 2022
2 Good 2 Be True is taking its time in revealing the supporting cast, but based on the first two episodes, it already looks promising.
ALIxELOY UP EVERYWHERE #2GoodAtFirstSight
— KathNielꨄ︎ (@mspaulineee) May 16, 2022
Grabe favorite episode ko na yata so far ang episode 4 ng 2G2BT. I can’t wait to see more of Ali and Eloy’s feisty banter. The back and forth between Kathryn and Daniel was perfect! #2GoodAtFirstSight
— My_maruchan (@my_maruchan) May 17, 2022
KathNiel fans are also happy to see the tandem back on screen!
KathNiel is finally back and they are unstoppable!
ALIxELOY UP EVERYWHERE@bernardokath @imdanielpadilla#2GoodAtFirstSight
Kathryn Bernardo | KathNiel | Daniel Padilla#2Good2Forget https://t.co/nUDMYb8jxh
— ❣ (@sxylovekn) May 17, 2022
My KathNiel heart is so happy that they're back again! Indeed, one of the best love team in the Philippines eversince. Congratulations KathNiel for being No. 1 at @netflix and @iwanttfc. KathNiel fans are the proudest!<3
ALIxELOY UP EVERYWHERE #2GoodToBeTrue #2GoodAtFirstSight pic.twitter.com/wRueBPfw9F
— Frankes Jean S.🏼 (@FrankesJean) May 16, 2022
I'm so happy to see KathNiel back on national television. My bluehearts is so full. Fangirl mood turned 🎉💖 #2GoodAtFirstSight pic.twitter.com/Xtmx1xjr56
— kathniel.love (@KathNielFndom) May 16, 2022
The episodes of 2 Good 2 Be True also trend on Twitter as netizens express their appreciation for the show.
Still trending our hashtag and tagline! No. 4 and no. 12!!!
ALIxELOY UP EVERYWHERE #2GoodAtFirstSight pic.twitter.com/zjU1vhPYg3
— kai (@kthnclss) May 17, 2022
The series is also a top-rater on the streaming platform Netflix.
bat kaya jeepney daniel haha they are thrilled, well deserved lovers! #2GoodAtFirstSight pic.twitter.com/GruwDrLReu
— k. (@misslefty_) May 16, 2022
Top 2 sa ph, Top 1 tv show, popular on Netflix! 😉💪🖤
ALIxELOY UP EVERYWHERE#2GoodAtFirstSight pic.twitter.com/i1zF3zECZu
— Yellow (@Djp5SOS) May 16, 2022
2 Good 2 Be True is directed by Mae Cruz-Alviar. Also part of the cast are Ronaldo Valdez, Gloria Diaz, Irma Adlawan, Gelli de Belen, Romnick Sarmenta, Cris Vaillanueva, Earl Ignacio, Smokey Manoloto, Bianca de Vera, Pamu Pamurada, Matt Evans, Gillian Vicencio, Yves Flores, Alyssa Mulach, Mary Joy Apostol, Hyubs Azarcon, and Via Antonio.