Barbie Imperial’s stint in ABS-CBN’s afternoon drama series Bagong Umaga has already ended.
Her character, Cai, died in the episode aired on Tuesday, April 13, 2021.
In the episode, she recorded a farewell video repenting and admitting her sins.
When her adoptive mother Maggie (Sunshine Cruz) and best friend Ely (Tony Labrusca) rushed to Cai’s room, they found her lifeless body on the bed.
She supposedly had a medicine overdose.
In the next episode, Tisay (Heaven Peralejo) will investigate the truth behind the death of Cai, whose corpse suddenly goes missing.
Tisay believes that Diana was behind Cai's death.
Meanwhile, Barbie tweeted on April 13 a black-and-white screenshot of one of her last scenes with veteran actress Rio Locsin.
She wrote in the caption, “FAREWELL CAI MAGBANUA”
Barbie also retweeted some posts of the fans who tweeted about Cai’s death.
Bagong Umaga lead cast
Bagong Umaga premiered in November 2020 on ABS-CBN Entertainment’s Kapamilya Gold block.
The series is now in its last three weeks, which means that the show will end on April 30, 2021.