WATCH: Hope amid tragedy in ‘Nang Ngumiti Ang Langit’


Posted at Mar 05 2019 11:08 PM

Sophia Reola and Kaye Abad star in ‘Nang Ngumiti Ang Langit.’ ABS-CBN

MANILA — A new child star is set to be launched via ABS-CBN’s upcoming drama series “Nang Ngumiti Ang Langit,” which follows the story of a girl who clings to hope despite a series of tragic events.

In the trailer for the series released on Tuesday, a bitter feud between two families is introduced. Caught in between are lovers whose child, portrayed by Sophie Reola, is orphaned after her mother (Kaye Abad) dies and her father (RK Bagatsing) is incarcerated.

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Scenes depicting Mikmik (Reola) searching for her relatives results in her being mistreated.

It turns out that her mother was born out of wedlock and had been blamed for causing turmoil in the family. Now the cruelty is passed on to the girl.

Directed by FM Reyes, “Nang Ngumiti Ang Langit” boasts a star-studded cast. Aside from Abad and Bagatsing, cast members include Cristine Reyes, Enzo Pineda, Pilar Pilapil, Dante Rivero, Ces Quesada, and Matet de Leon.

A premiere date for the series has yet to be announced.