Saturday, April 4, 2009
Gina alajar plays contrabida in “Kambal sa Uma.”
Veteran actress Gina Alajar said that she welcomes the idea of playing a villain in ABS-CBN's upcoming afternoon television series "Kambal sa Uma."
Gina said that playing a contrabida is very challenging for her since she is used to playing good characters.
"This is a welcome change, para masubukan kong gumanti sa kanila at masubukan kong parusahan sila at mag-plot against them. Kasi lagi, kapag mahirap, ikaw ang gustong patayin, ikaw ang inaapi, sinasamapal-samap ka," Alajar said.
The actress said that in "Kambal sa Uma" she will be making the lives of the lead stars hard and difficult.
"So ngayon naman, ako ang mananampal, ako ang magpapahirap, ako ang may-evil scheme so tignan natin," Alajar said.
"Kambal sa Uma is based on the 1978 hit movie of Rio Locsin, which was also based on the hit Pinoy Komiks of the same title.
“Kambal sa Uma” film was produced by SQ Film Productions under the direction of acclaimed director Joey Gosiengfiao.
Aside from Locsin, the stars in the original movie were Orestes Ojeda, Al Tantay, Julie Ann Fortich. Showbiz siblings Dennis Roldan and Isabel Rivas were introduced in the movie.
ABS-CBN’s “Kambal sa Uma” will be a daily afternoon series.
Other stars in the cast are actors Bing Davao, Allan Paule, Nonie Buencamino, Valerie “Bangs” Garcia, Jordan Herrera, Matt Evans, and Jason Abalos.
Watch for “Kambal sa Uma” this summer only on ABS-CBN.