After Liza Soberano formally withdrew herself from the role, many people are wondering who will take her place as the iconic superheroine. Presently, the search is on for Jerrold Tarog’s “Darna” movie project.
Everybody has a say on who should be the next “Darna.” For some, this role is for physically-fit stars who can handle tough stunts. For others, the role should be given to a dark-skinned Filipina who embodies a ‘morena’ beauty. On the other hand, some people think that it should be based on an actress’ tenacity.
Of course, the netizens also have their own bets on who should take the role. Let’s take a look at some of the popular candidates who’ve been chosen by social media.
1. Pia Wurtzbach
Looking for a strong, empowered woman? For many people, former Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach has got what it takes to be the next “Darna.”
2. Jennylyn Mercado
Who says that only Kapamilya stars can be given the chance? Many fans see Jennylyn’s acting prowess as her edge in coveting this Pinay superheroine’s role.
3. Kathryn Bernardo
So far, Kathryn has received the most support in being the next “Darna.” Sadly for KathNiel fans out there, the “Teen Queen” declined and claimed that it is suitable for a more mature actress.
4. Nadine Lustre
Nadine also received a lot of support from her fans. Indeed, the actress embodies the perfect representation of a Filipina. Her ‘morena’ beauty is suitable for the role.
5. Maja Salvador
Maja has proven her talent in many teleserye in the past. That being said, it’s not surprising why many people have her as the first choice for “Darna.”
How about you, who is your best bet to be the next “Darna?” Share your pick with us in the comments section below.