SLIDESHOW: Who will be the next Darna? Netizens react


Posted at Apr 05 2019 04:40 PM | Updated as of Apr 05 2019 05:42 PM

MANILA -- After Liza Soberano's announcement that she will no longer star in the "Darna" movie, the search is on for the next actress who will take on the role of the iconic Filipino superhero.

Hours after Soberano said she has backed out, netizens shared their picks for the next celebrity who will wear Darna's red costume.

Others, meanwhile, are still hoping that Angel Locsin -- who previously turned down the role due to health issues -- will make her superhero comeback. 

Here are the netizens' top picks (in no particular order):

Pia Wurtzbach

Nadine Lustre

Yassi Pressman

Julia Montes

Julia Barretto

Catriona Gray

Maxine Medina

Kylie Verzosa

Anne Curtis

Sarah Geronimo

Cristine Reyes

Erich Gonzales

Yen Santos

Ritz Azul

Maja Salvador

Beauty Gonzalez

Jessy Mendiola