What happened to Jane de Leon after she was hailed as the new Darna?
This is the life now of Kapamilya actress Jane de Leon after she was hailed as the new Darna in the upcoming Star Cinema movie.
Finally, ABS-CBN and its film franchise were able to find the actress who is fit to play the iconic Pinay superhero on the big screen. It can be recalled that the said role was first offered to The General’s Daughter actress Angel Locsin. However, she needed to give up the role due to the matters concerning her health condition.
Then, the role landed on the hands of Liza Soberano. There were reports that she already started to shoot for the movie. Unfortunately, she was forced to quit because of her finger injury which she had while shooting for her defunct series Bagani.
After searching through auditions, it was recently announced that Jane de Leon is the lucky girl who will be the new Darna in the much-awaited movie. She is a former member of the all-girl dance group Girltrends which originated in ABS-CBN noontime show It’s Showtime.
Then, Jane was given a chance to play the role of Maggie in the primetime TV series titled Halik. After that stint, she now has the responsibility to play the role of the iconic Pinay superhero. The young actress received positive feedback for this.
After she was announced as the new Darna, it was said in the article of entertainment columnist Jun Lalin in Pang-Masa that Jane is now being flooded with endorsement. In addition, representatives from several products have been contacting her to be their brand ambassadress. According to Lalin, even his friend who owns a jewelry company wants to get Jane de Leon as the endorser.
Her popularity indeed soared high when she was hailed as the new Darna and even the number of her followers on Instagram skyrocketed. She now has 1.1 million IG followers, based on the article.
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