Childstars Jillian Ward and Mona Louise Rey topbill ‘Luna Blanca’

Childstars Jillian Ward and Mona Louise Rey topbill ‘Luna Blanca’

GMA Network’s upcoming drama series “Luna Blanca” will be topbilled by talented and lovable child actors, Jillian Ward and Mona Louise Rey.

According to associate producer Jonathan Pachica, Luna Blanca is a sequel to the network’s high-rating telefantasya, “Luna Mystika,” a 2008 drama series that starred Heart Evangelista in twin roles.

Jillian will play the role of Luna while Mona portrays the character of Blanca. The twin sisters are born with completely different features; Luna is of dark complexion while Blanca is fair-skinned. Luna has a mystical twin shadow, the same eerie creature first unveiled in “Luna Mystika.”

The storyline of the fantaserye will run for 3 generations and will feature a different lineup of actors. Jillian and Mona will lead the cast of the Luna Blanca’s young generation, teen stars Barbie Forteza and Bea Binene will star in the second generation and for the third generation, the adult characters of will be portrayed by Heart Evangelista and Bianca King, respectively.

The Kapuso offering is the first primetime show of the network for the second quarter of 2012. Jillian and Mona are joined by Raymart Santiago, Camille Pratts, Chynna Ortaleza, Dante Rivero, Marissa Delgado, Karen delos Reyes, Mercedes Cabral, Buboy Villar, and Arkin Magalona.

Dominic Zapata directs “Luna Blanca” that will premiere on May 21 on GMA Telebabad.