- Bela Padilla wants to splash as Marina
- Is Marina really making a comeback?
- “Marina” is the pioneering mermaid series on ABS-CBN
It has been spreading in social media that the Kapamilya network might possibly remake its mermaid series “Marina.” Though this was not yet officially announced by ABS-CBN, netizens just can’t shake off their excitement.
This fantasy-drama series was originally starred in by Claudine Barretto and was last shown on November 12, 2004. After 15 years, it is making noise again after Star Cinema posted in twitter a poll of who would be best fitted for the next Marina role.
Netizens were more excited after seeing Bela Padilla re-tweeting the said post and quoting if she can audition for the role.
Padilla tweeted, “Can I audition for this?” in a reply to Star Cinema after running an online poll on which actress “would make a splash as Marina.”
CAN I AUDITION FOR THIIIIS ❤️ https://t.co/ulg5g8OwPo
— Bela Padilla (@padillabela) January 29, 2019
Many of Bela Padilla’s followers loved the idea of her getting those mermaid fins and portraying the role in ‘Marina.’
Fans were commenting that the role would be great for Bela because she perfectly vibed for the beach scenery; knowing that she has been visiting the beach frequently from her posts in social media.
But who else should take on the role of Marina? Not that I'm bias but you are the perfect person to portray that role moms. And as much as you love water, I believe you can perfectly portay that role with your exceptional acting prowerss😊
— BbHidalgo (@IamBbhidalgo) January 29, 2019
Go go go! Bagay to sayo for sure. ❤️
— Annie Rellona (@anniegorellona) January 30, 2019
Other netizens also suggested other actresses to play the role to succeed Claudine Barretto. This includes Julia Montes, Julia Barretto, Jane Oineza, Elisse Joson, and many other young actresses.
Omg!! 😍🙏Ang Batang Marina si Jane Oineza po @itsJaneOineza Bagay na Bagay sa kanya yung role since sya si Cristina 😍At dahil sa kagalingan na taglay naging Nanay Istah pa sya , Bongaaa!!! Extended si Jane sa Marina before 😍Sana ma Remake tas sya yung gaganap 😍Please po😇🙏 pic.twitter.com/GhxZ5yufwT
— JaneRic Lover's💑 (@_itsJaneOineza) January 28, 2019
Looks and acting-wise, definitely our JULIA MONTES 💖
photo ctto pic.twitter.com/OViONMPxef
— La Reine Mara 👑💖 (@TheQueenMara) January 28, 2019
— ElisseInfinity OFC (@ElisseInfinity) January 28, 2019