Kris Bernal and Aljur Abrenica Reunite in ‘Prinsesa ng Buhay Ko’
September 13, 2013 by GMA-7
GMA Network makes the last quarter of the year an exciting time for all with the launch of its newest drama series that will forge a connection with the hearts of the Filipinos via “Prinsesa ng Buhay Ko.” It will replace Binoy Henyo beginning September 23 before 24 Oras.
Under the direction of Dondon Santos, Prinsesa Ng Buhay Ko’s storyline aims to inspire viewers to always have a positive outlook in life, and believe that with hard work and determination dreams can come true.
And to portray the characters of Princess and Nick in the series is one of the most formidable loveteams in the industry – Kris Bernal and Aljur Abrenica. After their memorable performances in Coffee Prince, Kris and Aljur reignite their onscreen tandem in Prinsesa Ng Buhay Ko which is the first program shot in full HD using DLSR cameras.
Introducing in this program is newest Kapuso Renz Fernandez who will play the role of Luis, Nick’s stepbrother who will fall in love with Princess.
Completing the stellar cast of Prinsesa ng Buhay Ko are LJ Reyes as Kate, Nick’s scheming ex-girlfriend; Ms. Carmi Martin as Eliza, Luis’ manipulative mother; Emilio Garcia as Roberto, Nick’s real father; Martoni Fernandez as Tess, Nick’s mother; Marco Alcaraz as Waldo, Princess’ brother; Debraliz as Mother Superior; Ping Medina as Steve, Nick’s bestfriend; Jan Manual as Phil, Princess’ gay friend; Vincent Magbanua as Vicvic, a street vendor who has a crush on Princess; Lian Paz as Violet Waldo’s girlfriend.
Prinsesa ng Buhay Ko tells the story of Princess, a hardworking young woman who was orphaned at a young age. Despite being raised in a foster home, Princess is strong-willed who possesses a big heart and an independent spirit.
In the orphanage, Princess will meet Nick, who often becomes the subject of bullying among the kids. Princess will become Nick’s defender from these bullies and eventually, they will become close friends.
Princess and Nick’s friendship ends when Nick’s father Roberto arrives to take him away. Nick is left with no choice but to go with Roberto after learning that his mother Tess abandoned him completely and sold him to his father.
After many years, Princess left the orphanage and is now a vendor in a flea market. One day, she witnesses a crime and tries to save a man from being kidnapped. Little did she know that this man is no less than Luis, the rich son of Roberto Grande.
Because of her heroic act, Princess’ catches the attention not only of Luis but also the public, the media and even the TV networks. She will soon become very popular and Princess is now living the charmed life she always dreamed of.
Things get complicated when Nick and Princess’ paths cross again. Princess discovers that Nick is her long lost friend in the orphanage and worse, he is Luis’ stepbrother.
How will this revelation affect Princess’ relationship with the two brothers? Will Nick and Princess take their friendship to the next level or will Nick give way to his brother Luis? Who will win Princess’ heart? Luis or Nick?
Prinsesa Ng Buhay Ko is created by the GMA Drama group headed by Lilybeth G. Rasonable, Officer-in-charge for Entertainment TV; Redgie A. Magno, Vice President for Drama; Cheryl Ching-Sy, Assistant Vice President for Drama; Cathy Ochoa-Perez, Senior Program Manager and Leilani Feliciano-Sandoval, Executive Producer.
The creative team is composed of Creative Director, Jun Lana; Creative Head, Jake Tordesillas; Creative Consultant, Aloy Adlawan; and Headwriter/Concept Creator, Denoy Navarro-Punio.
Prinsesa Ng Buhay Ko premieres September 23 after 24 Oras on GMA Telebabad.