QUEZON CITY, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles, Quezon City Bureau) – ABS-CBN has announced that despite being off the air on television, it will will continue the production of its new “Darna” series which will be aired on its online portals.
It also said that it has decided that the new series will have a new actress who will play the title role — Vice Ganda.
Move over, Jane de Leon.
ABS-CBN decided it was time that the fictional character be portrayed by a member of the LGBT community, and who could be a better choice than its former Kapamilya star, Vice Ganda?
The defunct network is hoping that the new “Darna” series will help it regain its status as the most-viewed network, despite the non-renewal of its broadcasting franchise.
Best of luck to Vice Ganda and to ABS-CBN!