PRESS STATEMENT FROM GMA-7:
"GMA-7 offers its first family-oriented drama on primetime this year with the launching of Munting Heredera.
"Playing the lead role of Doña Anastacia, a rich widow in search of her "munting heredera," is no less than multi-award winning actress and one of the original Queens of Philippine cinema, Ms. Gloria Romero, who now makes her television debut with the Kapuso network.
"Joining Ms. Gloria Romero are some of today's biggest names in drama, Mark Anthony Fernandez, Camille Prats, Katrina Halili, Neil Ryan Sese, Ynez Veneracion, Leandro Baldemor, Gabby Eigenmann, Luz Valdez, Joyce Ching, Kristal Reyes, Kristoffer Martin, and Asian Television Awards best actor Mr. Roderick Paulate, who himself began his notable career as a child actor.
"The program also introduces three talented young girls Mona Louise Rey, Kyle Daniel Ocampo, and Barbara Miguel. They all went through a rigorous audition process before clinching the roles of Jennifer, Michelle, and Calilla.
"While each girl has a distinct story of her own, only one of them is the true heiress to the huge wealth of Doña Ana.
"Under the direction of esteemed filmmaker Maryo J. delos Reyes, the search for the true 'Munting Heredera'begins May 9 on GMA Telebabad."
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