PRESS STATEMENT FROM GMA-7:
"From the spectacular production values down to the simplest dialogues—everything about the much anticipated epicserye is well-done. GMA-7 will take the viewers into a one-hour travel into Amaya’s world as it features The Making of an Epic on May 28.
"Amaya, Marian Rivera’s upcoming epicserye, is being praised as the one that would revolutionize the landscape of Philippine TV. It is the most expensive and grandest show that the Kapuso Network is producing. Hosted by Cesar Montano, The Making of an Epic serves as a primer or introduction of the epicserye.
"The program presents the behind the scenes of Amaya from the brainstorming of the management of GMA-7 including the interviews from Jun Lana and Suzette Doctolero, the creative minds behind the story with the guidance of University of the Philippines historians.
"Forming the ensemble of the epicserye, each of the powerhouse cast of Amaya that comes from the brightest Kapuso stars will be introduced particularly the two handsome, robust and heroic men who will be rivals for the love of Amaya played by award-winning actor Sid Lucero and the rising Kapuso star, Mikael Daez.
"The viewers will get a glimpse of some of the chosen action-filled scenes of Amaya which is one of prides of the epicserye. Extreme and realistic fight scenes are patterned according to the primordial times and each of the actors are skillfully trained in doing the part.
"What’s more exciting about Amaya is that it is not limited only to action and drama. Aside from the said genre, the epicserye is also made up of scenes with songs and music arranged and composed by Von de Guzman.
"The Making of an Epic also highlights the making of the ornate, complex and realistic production design by renowned designer Rodell Cruz and intricate yet beautiful and distinguished period costumes by Gino Gonzales.
"The breathtaking cinematography, production designs, costumes, dialogues and a powerful cast—all these excellence, are under the direction of the multi-awarded director Mac Alejandre.
"Experience and witness the steps to perfection of the Philippine primetime’s boldest epicserye! Watch The Making of an Epic this Saturday, May 28, 7:30pm - 8:30pm only on GMA-7."
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