Parasite Island thumps ‘Daig Kayo ng Lola Ko’

 Apparently, the Kapamilya network found the series that will knock down its competition on Sunday evening timeslot.

From Kapamilya to Kapuso and now back as Kapamilya, Rafael Rosell stars in  Parasite Island

From Kapamilya to Kapuso and now back as Kapamilya, Rafael Rosell stars in Parasite Island

Parasite Island, starring Rafael Rosell, Bernard Palanca, Michael Flores, Bianca Manalo, Ria Atayde, and Desiree del Valle debuted on Sunday, 8 September, replacing Hiwaga ng Kambat.

The first episode showed a family going on a vacation in a farm they own. The young Jessie went to the lake for a swim, later his father who was looking for him. Jessie nearly drowned but was revived by his father. Then suddenly a woman appeared and went to grab his father, what he saw was the most horrific thing that could haunt him for the rest of his life.

The show recorded 30% or 12.7 points higher than last Sunday’s Daig Kayo ng Lola Ko’s 17.3%.

The cast of Parasite Island

The cast of Parasite Island

In another development, the Friday episode of The General’s Daughter posted a 32.8% rating as the episode showed intense scenes among it characters Rhian (Angel Locsin), Marcial (Albert Martinez), Tiago (Tirso Cruz III) and Elai (Arjo Atayde).

Minute To Win It Last Tandem Standingtook its final bow registering 16.8% last Friday (6 Sept).

The Voice Kidswas the top pick among weekend shows nationwide, recording 36.1% on Saturday (Sept 7) and 33.4% on Sunday (Sept 8).

Rated K: Handa Na Ba Kayo?continued to win its timeslot as it got 22.3% last Sunday (8 Sept ).