When the news of a new Darna movie first came out, the first question on everyone’s mind was: Who’s going to play Darna?
The role of this iconic Pinay superhero is one of the most sought-after, and the ladies who got the part in the past would instantly be catapulted into even greater stardom. Some of the celebrities who played the role are Vilma Santos, Angel Locsin, and Marian Rivera. So yes, it’s a pretty big deal to play this superhero.
There have been many speculations about who should wear the iconic red costume next, but it seems that the guessing game has finally ended.
Our newest Darna is reportedly the Kapamilya actress Liza Soberano.
The Philippine Star was the first to break out the news. Celebrity columnist Ricky Lo was apparently given the inside information, and if all goes according to plan, Liza will be flying as Darna in the movie to be directed by Erik Matti.
The actress, who has also gotten the attention of international celebrities many times in her career, is reportedly under training for the role at the moment.
Fans of both Darna and Liza had mixed emotions. Some say that she’s too sweet to become a crime-fighting superhero. Others say that she’s the perfect actress for the role.
Well, now that the guessing game is over, we just have to wait and see for ourselves.
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