Gloria’s (Sylvia Sanchez) story of love for her children and sacrifices to keep her family intact in “The Greatest Love” touched and left valuable lessons to viewers nationwide.
Her character showed the strength and the unconditional love of parents for their children, proving that there is no greater love than a mother’s love.
The series also became an avenue to shed light about Alzheimer’s disease and its effect to filial relationships. But Gloria and her children Amanda (Dimples Romana), Andrei (Matt Evans), Paeng (Aaron Villaflor), Lizelle (Andi Eigenmann), and grandson Z (Joshua Garcia) proved that everyone can rise from such adversity when there is love and hope in everyone’s hearts.
With the unwavering support of viewers, Sylvia Sanchez, the series’ lead star, is grateful to everyone who follows the journey of her character Gloria.
“I will never forget the love and respect as a person and as an artist the viewers made me feel,” said Sylvia.
“I am sad that we are parting ways. But I am happy because the show will end well and people like it,” she added.
Sylvia also said that the touching story strengthened her relationship with her own family and changed her perception on love. “Family is the most important thing in the world. Also, no one can keep apart two people who are destined for each other,” she said.
Viewers nationwide tuned in to the heart-wrenching scenes of “The Greatest Love,” which consistently wins the ratings game every afternoon. It hit an all-time high national TV rating of 20.4%, according to data from Kantar Media. The series is also a regular trending topic online.
Meanwhile, the series became an avenue to teach viewers about Alzheimer’s disease as it organized the forum “Remembering Our Greatest Love: An Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Forum” with the help of the Alzheimer’s Disease Association of the Philippines (ADAP).
It airs its finale on April 21 (Friday), serving up more explosive revelations set to surprise viewers.
Watch out for the extraordinary story of a woman’s unconditional, uncompromising, all-encompassing love for her children in “The Greatest Love” after “The Better Half” on ABS-CBN or ABS-CBN HD (SkyCable ch 167). For updates,like www.facebook.com/thegreatestlovetv. Catch on the program’s past episodes via iWant TV orvia skyondemand.com.ph for Sky subscribers.