|Friday, 22 June 2007 08:34|
Impostora (lit. The Impostor) is a Philippine drama currently being aired on GMA Network. It is directed by renowned director Maryo J. de los Reyes starring Sunshine Dizon and Iza Calzado.
The series is the first of GMA-7’s grand 57th anniversary offering, it began airing on June 4, and is scheduled for an 18 weeks run.
Thee were many speculations what would be Sunshine Dizon's new project after her first solo project, Bakekang was a success. Many people wanted her to play a good-evil person, similar to her role in Encantadia and Bakekang, as the title suggest.
Jean Garcia, a famous Philippine drama antagonist, was included to the cast, and then people realized that this series will be a classic soap opera. The name of Iza Calzado was also added.
The story is patterened like a komiks novel. The series is based on RJ Nuevas's original komiks creation.
The series was heavily praised by the critics, but received mixed reactions from the audience, mainly because of its complex plot. But on its second week, the series begins to rise in ratings as the older version of the kids appeared.
An intriguing story of deception and desire.
The story starts out with conjoined twins, Lara and Sara (Calzado), whose successful separation proves to be both a blessing and a curse. When the twins grow up, a freak accident will scar one of the sisters’ faces. Nessa’s (Dizon) lover (Alandy), who is also a surgeon, will intervene and restore the face of the twin. But this time, it’s a completely different face.
Cast and Characters
The original cast included Paulo Avelino in the role of Mart Escudero, Jewel Mische in Charee Pineda's role and Stef Prescott in the role of Jenica Garcia.
The theme song entitled "Mapagkunwari" (Secretive) will be sang by Faith Cuneta, under the composition of Bakekang composer Tata Betita
Tags: GMA Show Impostora Drama RJ Nuevas Maryo J. de los Reyes Sunshine Dizon Iza Calzado Tata Betita Faith Cuneta Wilma Galvante Winnie Hollis-Reyes