Joshua Garcia, Zaijian Jaranilla to join Darna series


It’s definitely a star-studded cast for the much-awaited television adaptation of Mars Ravelo’s Darna: The TV Series.  

The stars who will be joining Jane De Leon were announced on October 5 during ABS-CBN’s cast reveal event on their social media pages.  

Joshua Garcia will take on the role of Brian Samonte Robles, a police officer. While Zaijian Jaranilla will play Ricardo Custodio or Ding, Darna’s trusty sidekick. 

Iza Calzado, whose participation was revealed earlier, will play as the mother who will pass on the magical stone to her daughter Narda.  

Other big names in the cast are Rio Locsin, Kiko Estrada, Joj Agpangan, Richard Quan, Marvin Yap, Gerard Acao, Tart Carlos, Yogo Singh, Zeppie Borromeo, LA Santos, Mark Manicad, Young JV, Simon Ibarra and Levi Ignacio.  

Highly-acclaimed box office director Chito S. Roño will be officially taking helm of one of ABS-CBN’s biggest projects in 2022.  

The upcoming Darna series will start shooting in early November of this year.  

READ: Chito S. Roño to make TV directing comeback with Darna series 

Rossane Ramos
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