What Marian Rivera has to say about the new Darna Jane de Leon?
MARIAN RIVERA – The Kapuso Primetime Queen gave an opinion about the new Darna, Jane de Leon.
Mars Ravelo’s Darna is a superhero series airing on Kapamilya Channel. It is directed by Chito S. Roño, Avel Sunpongco and Benedict Mique.
It stars Jane De Leon who plays the role of Darna/Narda Custodio: a young emergency medical technician.
Joshua Garcia, on the other hand, portrays the character of Police Master Sgt. Brian Samonte Robles in the series. He’s a young police officer and EMT at the same time Narda’s love interest.
While Janella Salvador plays the role of Valentina/Atty. Regina Vanguardia: a lawyer and vlogger who is cursed with venomous snakes for her hair. She’s Darna’s archenemy and also has romantic feelings for Brian.
Ricardo “Ding” Custodio, Narda’s younger brother and sidekick is played by Zaijian Jaranilla. He is skillful with technology and computer games and gifted with super vision.
Also, one of the main casts is Paolo Gumabao who plays the role of Noah Vallesteros, the son of Mayor Zaldy Vallesteros who bullied Brian when they were younger. He later develops romantic feelings for Narda.
The series centers on the story of Narda who accepted her fate as Darna—the mighty protector of the potent stone from Planet Marte—when pieces of a green crystal scatter around the city and turn people into violent monsters.
Meanwhile, it was in 2009 when the Kapuso Primetime Queen Marian Rivera played the iconic superheroine in the GMA-7 series.
In a sideline interview during the Preview Ball 2022, she gave her opinion on the new Darna.
Firstly, she congratulated Jane for having the titular role.
Watch the video below:
Apparently, when asked for advice on the new Darna, she refused to give any.
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