That’s the question that Dahil sa Pag-ibig, a new afternoon series topbilled by Benjamin Alves, Winwyn Marquez, Pancho Magno, and Sanya Lopez, would like answer.
The gripping story about the sacrifices a wife would be willing to endure for the sake of her husband in Dahil sa Pag-ibig started to unfold yesterday, May 20 on GMA.
It follows the story of Eldon (Benjamin), who works as an OFW in Saudi Arabia, commits a grave crime that eventually lands him in jail. His wife Mariel (Sanya), who is left in the Philippines, is desperate to earn the “Blood Money” that will bail out her husband. Portia (Winwyn), the wife of Eldon’s employer, is bent on putting him behind bars. Gary (Pancho), Mariel’s rich former lover, offers an indecent proposal that shakes her fidelity to Eldon.
Driven by the fears and sacrifices of every wife who has an OFW for a husband, Dahil sa Pag-ibig tells the thought-provoking tale of the temptations and difficulties that a married couple confront when separated by distance.
Witness in Dahil Sa Pag-ibig how a shocking revelation turned the once perfect lives of the characters of this soap into a nightmare.
Joining the powerhouse cast are Sandy Andolong as Nanette, Mariel’s naïve mother; Dominic Roco as Roger, Eldon’s trusted friend and housemate in Saudi; Devon Seron as Chin-Chin, Mariel’s comical best friend; Kelley Day as Alison, Gary’s sophisticated girlfriend; Tep Tep Pineda as Justine, Mariel and Eldon’s lovable daughter; and Tetchie Agbayani as Clara, Eldon’s strict mother.
Behind this drama is the creative team composed of creative director Aloy Adlawan; creative head RJ Nuevas; creative consultant Agnes Uligan; headwriter Christine Novicio; writers Wiro Michael Ladera and Marlon Miguel; and brainstormers Nehem Dallego and Angeli Delgado.
The series is another original creation of the GMA Drama Group under the supervision of Senior Vice President for Entertainment Group Lilybeth G. Rasonable; Vice President for Drama Redgie Acuña-Magno; Assistant Vice President for Drama Cheryl Ching-Sy; Senior Program Manager Cathy Ochoa Perez, and Executive Producer Arlene Pilapil.
Under the helm of esteemed director Ricky Davao with Lore Reyes as his associate director, Dahil sa Pag-ibig airs after Bihag on GMA Afternoon Prime.
Kapuso viewers from across the globe can also catch their favorite Kapuso shows via GMA’s international channels GMA Pinoy TV, GMA Life TV, and GMA News TV International. For the program guide, visit www.gmapinoytv.com.
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