Born For You 2016
Born for You 2016, a musical drama TV series which is directed by two talented directors Jon Villarin and Jonathan Diaz. The tele-series is anchored by Elmo Magalona and Janella Salvador.
It was premiered on ABS-CBN’s Primetime Bida evening block as well as globally on TFC (The Filipino Channel). It was aired on the 20th of June 2016 taking the spot of the hit series, The Story of Us starring Xian Lim and Kim Chiu.
How it all started?
On November 26th 2015 this series was announced. This was done right after Elmo Magalona sealed a promising 2 year contract with ABS-CBN.
On the same particular day, Janella Salvador, a talented star of ABS-CBN casted for the female leading role.
For the next consecutive days, acting workshops were conducted. This was when the two broke the ice and at the same time cultivate the chemistry between the two of them.
The whole casting was then commenced on the next month as Onat Diaz was put in charged to direct.
The principal photography for the series started off in March 2016 and they were filming some remarkable scenes in the country of the rising sun, Japan.
Synopsis, Born For You 2016
The story line goes like this; Janella Salvador carries out the character of Sam Kazuko. She is an ambitious Filipina singer. Being raised Japan, she has a fluffy and hopeless romantic character.
Always believing the concept of the Red String of Fate. It is a belief immensely popular among the Japanese.
This belief means that there is an invisible red string which connects two soul mate. This string is always set to meet each other. It doesn't matter where they are in the world they will still find their way back to each other.
On another note, Elmo Magalona who acts out the role of Kevin Sebastian is a famous teen heartthrob in the Philippines.
He is the son of a very famous Original Pinoy Music (OPM) singer, Mike Sebastian played by Ariel Rivera.
In this story, Kevin has a big doubt towards the authenticity of destiny as well as true love due to the difficult and complex relationship between his parents.
However, the passionate love the two have towards music will bring both Kevin and Sam together. Nevertheless, it could also be the reason for their potential romance to meet a dead end.
How? Sam’s father, Buddy who is played by Bernard Palanca composed the romantic love song “Born For You.”
This song is dedicated solely to his wife Cathy acted by Vina Morales.
Nonetheless, Marge who is the daughter of Philippines wealthiest record label owner had stolen the track. She then gave it to Mike to win his love.
Everything was as planned pretty well. Up until she got married to Mike and gave birth to Kevin.
As the two were living a happy life, Buddy’s family, on the other hand, was living devastatingly because of his sudden death.
This has forced Cathy to fly off to Japan to find a better life and provide for Sam.
Will destiny play its role in this new love series? How will the destiny of both of their parents affect their own love story?
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