Linlang follows Victor “Bangis” Lualhati (Paulo Avelino), who is a former boxer turned seaman who then discovers his wife Juliana Alcantara-Lualhati (Kim Chiu) having an affair.
Linlang’s new episodes share the effects of the loss of Juliana and Alex’s (JM de Guzman) unborn child, which affects all parties involved.
Linlang’s ninth episode tackles the legal aspect of adultery situations in the Philippines. The series is set to have fourteen episodes in its first season and is available for streaming on Amazon Prime Video. Linlang originally premiered on October 5 of this year.
Linlang characters are getting recognized for their performance in the series online. Characters who are often talked about on social media include showbiz’s relatively newcomers compared to leads (Kim Chiu, Paulo Avelino, JM de Guzman), are Kaila Estrada, and Anji Salvacion.
The series has various reviews on social media platforms. The online community heavily praises the series plot itself. However, some of the cast members’ performances are criticized online.
The series is also prominently talked about on other social media platforms as well. Online citizens who are unfamiliar with the series might ask, “How many episodes is Linlang?”. At present, ten episodes are available for streaming, but the series is set to have fourteen episodes for its first season.
Linlang is Kim Chiu’s second series to premier on the streaming platform, Amazon Prime after “Fit Check: Confessions of an Ukay Queen”. Chiu recently shared on Linlang’s press conference, “salamat sa tiwala and thank you (to Prime) for providing us a platform na maipalabas itong series na pinaghandaan talaga namin. Sobrang excited ako na mapanood siya worldwide.”
On the other hand, Linlang is JM de Guzman’s first project with production company Dreamscape. JM shared in the same press conference saying, “alam kong marami akong matutunan and it’s an opportunity na mapakita ko ‘yung kaya kong gawin sa materyal na ino-offer nila.”
Linlang’s characters are portrayed by prominent names in the Filipino film industry, including:
- Maricel Soriano
- Kaila Estrada
- Ruby Ruiz
- Heaven Peralejo
- Jaime Fabregas
- Raymond Bagatsing
- Adrian Lindayag
- Anji Salvacion
- Jake Ejercito
- Albie Casiño
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