Gretchen Barretto's character falls in love with a parish priest in the April 10 episode of Maalaala Mo Kaya. Watch La Greta act opposite Jomari Yllana in this ABS-CBN drama anthology show. Photo: ABS-CBN



Before she stars in her own teleserye, Gretchen Barretto will show her dramatic skills in the drama anthology show of ABS-CBN, Maalaala Mo Kaya. Watch La Greta portray the role of a widow in the April 10 episode of MMK.


In her previous MMK episode aired in July 2008, Gretchen portrayed a mayor's mistress. This time, she is cast as a widow who becomes involved with a parish priest.


One of the memorable lines of Gretchen in the trailer of MMK goes: "'Nay, hindi ko siya tinukso! Hindi ko siya inakit. Kusa niya akong minahal."


SYNOPSIS. At the age of 28, Maria lost her husband and found another love from a 36 year-old newly transferred parochial priest. They were condemned by the people. It was a marriage against all odds but Maria fought for her love.


Together with her kids, Maria transferred to another place and started anew. She was head over heels with the priest and thought she was living a perfect life until she suffered the life of a pariah. Maria was placed under the intense scrutiny of her community. Will she able to survive the condemnation? Will love be enough for her and her children?


Gretchen Barretto stars anew in another controversial true-to-life MMK episode this April 10, under the direction of Jerry Lopez-Sineneng. Jomari Yllana co-stars.