No More Darna Role for Angel Locsin
Angel Locsin is no longer going to act as the infamous Filipina superwoman, Darna. This is one of the national's movie production Star Cinema's movie adaptation. Mars Ravelo has created this character and has became so famous among the people.
In one interview, MJ Felipe who is ABS-CBN's reporter, Locsin mentioned that she pulled herself out of this movie. This is due to he spine issues.
Angel Locsin stated that her training coach was the one who informed to ABS-CBN about her back pain problems. Angel had already played this superhero role before and she really enjoyed doing it.
Her coach reported this as he was concerned of her safety if she continues to pursue this role. The team do not want to disappoint and gives false hope to the loyal followers of Darna.
Star Cinema has made an announcement through Malous Santos (Managing Director of Star Cinema) that Locsin will not be the lead of this upcoming Darna movie because of her health condition.
Erik Matti who is the film director also stressed out that Star Cinema and himself are just taking care and being concern of Locsin's welfare.
This announcement took place more than one year after Locsin pulled out from this project. This decision was made because her spine was damaged.
For a certain time, Locsin also admitted that she kept her silence as she wanted to see and evaluate what people will say about this situation.
She also stated that her spirit is burning to play this role, however, her body and physical is not permitting. She finally accepts the fact that she no longer will be playing this character.
With this news, Locsin confirms her followers that she will still have a lot of projects with ABS-CBN, so do wait up for that!