25 "Suking Nanay" in Pinoy Teleseryes

by James Patrick Anarcon
May 13, 2017
Sylvia Sanchez (left) and Janice de Belen are just some of the "suking nanay" that we see in Filipino teleseryes. Check out this PEP.ph list of Pinay actresses who are often seen as mothers in teleseryes.


These actresses do not usually play lead roles in teleseryes.

In fact, most of their characters are often regarded as supporting roles to the leads.

However, their names became familiar because they are usually tapped to play a very important role in the story: as the mother of either the main character or the main kontrabida.

For this reason, they can be tagged as the "suking nanay" in TV shows.

As we celebrate Mother's Day, PEP.ph (Philippine Entertainment Portal) lists down 25 actresses who embody the first woman we love: our mothers.

(Read: Pinoy TV moms who are scene-stealers)

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Sylvia Sanchez (left) and Janice de Belen are just some of the "suking nanay" that we see in Filipino teleseryes. Check out this PEP.ph list of Pinay actresses who are often seen as mothers in teleseryes.
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