According to a statement released by ABS-CBN head of Corporate Communications Bong Osorio on Monday, Fuentes herself resigned from the teleserye:
Ms. Amalia Fuentes has resigned as actress for the upcoming teleserye, Muling Buksan ang Puso, due to creative differences with the production team and the challenges and demands of regular taping schedules. Her resignation has been accepted and her replacement will be announced soon.
BONG R. OSORIO
Head, Integrated Corporate Communications Division
The said primetime series is topbilled by Enrique Gil, Julia Montes and Enchong Dee.