It was not hard for Eric Fructuoso to accept this antagonist role in Darna
Actor Eric Fructuoso revealed that he immediately accepted the offer to be part of the Mars Ravelo’s Darna: The Series after he asked this question.
Eric has done various roles in teleseryes and in movies as well. Sometimes, he is on the protagonist side but he is also an effective antagonist in some projects. For his latest TV stint, Eric is playing the role of a bad cop.
The Darna series has started airing and this has received positive feedback from the viewers. In the primetime Kapamilya series, the character of Eric Fructuoso is one the antagonists who will bring challenges in the life of Narda/Darna, the character played by Jane de Leon.
In an interview, based on the article in Inquirer Lifestyle, Eric Fructuoso shared how he got the part. he said that he received a call about this and he immediately said “yes” when his question was answered.
“Noong tinawagan po ako para dito sa show, ‘gusto mo ba mag-Darna?’ sabi ko, ‘sino po ang director?’ ‘Chito Rono.’ Tapos na. So, wala na. Hindi mo na kailangang intindihin ‘yung kailangan mong alamin,” the actor shared.
Knowing that the series will be directed by Chito Rono is enough reason for him to say yes. Aside from this, he already knows his co-stars. He already knew Janella Salvador who plays Valentina in the series. Eric was also able to talk to Jane. Additionally, Jeffrey Santos is also part of the series.
With this, Eric said that it is already a done deal for him as he knows that this project will turn out to be a good one. “Ang daling magtrabaho, very natural. Mahirap lang seryosohin ang mga eksena dahil sa sobrang saya ay nagtatawanan na lang kami,” Eric Fructuoso said.
Also part of the series are Iza Calzado, who is the first Darna, Joshua Garcia, who is the love interest of Narda/Darna, and Zaijian Jaranilla, who plays Ding.
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