In Filipino TV shows, despicable characters are taking centre stage.
In a typical Filipino teleserye, viewers expect to see these antagonists make the life of the protagonists miserable. As such, the actors in the kontrabida roles end up being despised by avid fans of the show.
Let’s look back at the successful teleseryes of 2014 and the actresses who were the most hated by Kapamilya viewers.
Who is the most annoying kontrabida for you?
Maja Salvador made a huge impact on TV viewers when she gave life to the role of Nicole Esquivel on “The Legal Wife.” Considered one of the most hated TV villains, Nicole became a household name when she stole Adrian from his legal wife, Monica.
Maricar Reyes played the role of Sasha Syquia-Salvador in “Sana Bukas Pa Ang Kahapon,” who is jealous of Rose (Bea Alonzo). Sasha works her way to get everything Rose owns to the point of stealing the love of Rose’s life.
Erich Gonzales is Janine Arguello in “Two Wives,” who fights for her right as the “wife” of Victor, after he lost his memory when he gets into a car accident. All that’s left in Victor’s memory is that of his former wife, Yvonne, who pretends that they are still married.