PRESS STATEMENT FROM GMA-7:
"GMA Network delivers another original primetime treat to Kapuso viewers with the upcoming television premiere of Daldalita.
"This family drama series will surely tickle the hearts of everyone because of its heartwarming storyline and disarmingly talented cast beginning October 17 on GMA Telebabad.
"Playing the coveted-title role of Daldalita is no less than multitalented child wonder Jillian Ward. The bubbly personality, natural charisma and quick wit of this six-year-old star will lighten up the weeknight TV experience of Filipinos, adults and kids alike.
"Adding star power to this Kapuso offering is singer-songwriter Ogie Alcasid who will be dabbling in drama for the very first time, something that his fans and supporters should watch out for.
"Completing the all-star cast are Manilyn Reynes, Rufa Mae Quinto, Marc Abaya, Isabel Oli, Spanky Manikan, Timmy Cruz, Eunice Langusad, Jinky Oda, Arnold Reyes, and Tweens Elmo Magalona and Julie Ann San Jose.
"Daldalita also marks the TV comeback of popular singer-actress Donna Cruz as she makes a special guest appearance on the TV series.
"Making this offering extraordinarily special is the presence of real animals that will make Daldalita’s life colorful and truly exciting. Some of these captivating animal actors’ viewers should look forward to include Daisy, the Duck; Bobby, the pig; and Kirat, the Mouse and Fiona, the White Persian Cat.
"The Kapuso Network, which is known for producing innovative programs, marks a different milestone in the local TV programming for bringing another child-friendly and wholesome family entertainment to Filipinos. Daldalita, which is created by the GMA Entertainment TV Group, is another first in the television industry for its refreshing concept and production values.
"Under the direction of Don Michael Perez, the adventures of Daldalita begin October 17 replacing Futbolilits on GMA Telebabad."
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