Hello Stranger is a a popular BL Philippine web series starring Tony Labrusca and JC Alcantara. Amidst the lockdowns due to the COVID-19 pandemic, two college boys are about to cross paths for a school project. Mico (JC Alcantara), a nerdy college student gets to partner with the star basketball player Xavier (Tony Labrusca). Despite their stark differences, the two boys get to form an unlikely bond that goes beyond friendship through their several online interactions. Binge-watch with MYXers around the world on the MYX TV linear channel & twitch.tv/myxglobal on Wed. 2/11 2-530P PST / Thursday 6-930A PHT (Manila). Use the #hellostrangerMYX on Twitter.
Directed by Petersen Vargas and produced by Black Sheep Productions, the series premiered on YouTube and Facebook.It concluded on August 19, 2020 and is available for streaming on iWantTFC.
Watch the FULL season below and on YouTube:
Episode 1: Hello, Enemy!
When Mico organizes an online quiz night with his barkada, he is surprised when the school’s popular basketball player, Xavier, joins in and insults them. Little does Mico know that this won’t be the last time he’ll be seeing Xavier. (With English Subtitles)
Episode 2: Hello Feelings
After Mico liked his photo, Xavier teases him about not accepting his follow request. Meanwhile, Mico gives unsolicited advice to Xavier that may ruin their partnership. (With English Subtitles)
Episode 3: Hello, Heartbeat
A failed attempt to workout with The Young Padawans leads Mico to notice his surging heartbeat at the thought of Xavier. This giddy yet confusing feeling escalates as a heartbroken Xavier invites Mico to a watch party.
Episode 4: Hello, Happiness
he Young Padawans’ quiz night takes a surprising turn when an unexpected guest joins the fun. Later on, Xavier asks Mico for a favor he can’t refuse.
Tensions rise among The Young Padawans which could put a dent in their friendship. Meanwhile, Xavier tries to cheer Mico up with a few surprises.
Episode 6: Hello Heartbreak
Xavier celebrates his birthday and music is shared.
Episode 7: Hello Truth!
As the two pratice their final performance, Mico and Xavier find themselves in an awkward and heart-rending situation. With both parties wounded, will either one be brave enough to save this partnership?
Episode 8: Hello Promise
#XavMi‘s story reaches its conclusion in the #HelloStrangerFreeToLoveFinale! Will they take their relationship to the next level, or will they go back to being strangers again?
Below are the cast of the series:
Directed by Dwein Ruedas Baltazar, HELLO STRANGER: THE MOVIE follows Xavier (Tony Labrusca) and Mico (JC Alcantara), fondly known to fans as ‘XavMi,’ whose innocent love story begins when they are paired for a college project. Their relationship forms during social distanced video chats as they navigate through the challenges of dating during a pandemic.
The film picks up where the original series ends as we find XavMi attending a writing camp with their friends. When new and past love interests bring tension and crazy shenanigans to the camp, their relationship will be shaken to its very core. Will these two star-crossed lovers finally end up together or are they destined to fall apart?
HELLO STRANGER: THE MOVIE is available to stream worldwide on February 12, 2021 on KTX.ph, iWant TFC, and TFC IPTV, Sky Cable pay-per-view, and Cignal pay-per-view.
Watch the In Studio version of “Kahit Na Anong Sabihin Ng Iba” (No Matter What Others Say) by Tony Labrusca and JC Alcantara from the Original Sountrack of Hello Stranger. Patrick Quiroz also covered the song here.