- #AlDubBattleForACause was aired on September 5, 2015 and marked the first meeting of Alden Richards and Yaya Dub in Kalyeserye
- The Kalyeserye catapulted Alden Richards and Yaya Dub’s celebrity status and made them as one of the most successful and most profitable love teams in history
- AlDub is vying for being the “pambansang love team” title
What were you doing on September 5 last year? You are probably glued to your TV sets as the date marks the first meeting of Alden Richards and Yaya Dub.
Fans of the love team reminisced the first meeting of AlDub. It was prompted by Maine Mendoza’s nostalgic tweet about the historic first meeting. The fans started getting nostalgic as well and replied to Maine’s tweet with sweet messages. They said that they will never forget the ultimate moment the eyes of the two met.
The episode has been recorded as the highest rating episode of the Kalyeserye. Followers of the segment claimed that it was the most “kilig” episode of the series.
The Kalyeserye catapulted Maine and Alden’s celebrity status that garnered a huge fanbase and bagged the two a myriad of endorsements like McDonald’s, Magnolia, Talk N Text, Lady’s Choice and more. Maine and Alden confirmed that they are officially a couple since September 1. The love confession happened inside of Kalyeserye, when AlDub was celebrating its 59th anniversary. While some parts of Maine and Alden's conversation was scripted, that part about Alden confessing his love for Maine and Maine giving her sweet "Yes" is 100 percent real.
Watch the full episode of the first meeting of the epic love team.