Maricel Soriano might not appear in the remake of Super Inday and the Magic Bibe but moviegoers will still have a magical time when the movie opens on December 25, Christmas Day. According to a reliable source, the film is already halfway done.
Marian Rivera reprises the role first portrayed by the Diamond Star in 1988. She transforms into Super Inday when she drinks and eats a fresh egg from a magical duck and shouts "Super Inday." She then becomes a super hero with the ability to fly and possess superhuman strength.
Regal Films recently released movie stills of its Metro Manila Film Fest entry Super Inday and the Magic Bibe, which is directed by Mike Tuviera. Aside from Super Inday, Regal will also field Shake, Rattle and Roll XII as an entry to the annual film fest. (CLICK HERE to view the complete list of entries for the 36th edition of the MMFF)
Joining Marian in this fantasy-comedy film are Cherry Pie Picache, who is cast as the mother of Inday; Mylene Dizon plays the kontrabida of the story; while Jake Cuenca is cast as Jeff, Inday's love interest.
John Lapus is the Golden Bibe who will provide the magical eggs while Elijah Christian Alejo (who is currently part of the GMA-7 show Kaya ng Powers) plays a fallen angel. Completing the cast are Pokwang, Jestoni Alarcon, and Sheena Halili. Child stars Buboy Villar, Sabrina Man and Jairus Aquino will also be seen in this MMFF entry.
ENDLESS LOVE NEARS END. Meanwhile, Marian's character named Jenny woke up from her coma in GMA-7's remake of the Koreanovela Endless Love. She finds Johnny (Dingdong Dantes) by her side and she requests him to take her to a beach.
Andrew (portrayed by Dennis Trillo) lets go of Jenny and allows her to be with the man she loves. The patient agrees to undergo chemotherapy, which causes her hair to fall off. Through all her ordeals, her beloved Johnny and her family members show their support for Jenny. Find out how Jenny will cope with her leukemia in the coming days.
The finale episode of Endless Love will air on GMA-7 this Friday. October 15.