SLIDESHOW: Who will be the next Darna? Netizens react

ABS-CBN News

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

Instagram.com/piawurtzbach

Nadine Lustre

Instagram.com/nadine

Yassi Pressman

Instagram.com/yassipressman

Julia Montes

Instagram.com/montesjulia08

Julia Barretto

Instagram.com/juliabarretto

Catriona Gray

Instagram.com/catriona_gray

Maxine Medina

Instagram.com/maxine_medina

Kylie Verzosa

Instagram.com/kylieverzosa

Anne Curtis

Instagram.com/annecurtissmith

Sarah Geronimo

Instagram.com/justsarahgph

Cristine Reyes

Instagram.com/cristinereyes

Erich Gonzales

Instagram.com/erichgg

Yen Santos

Instagram.com/ysantos

Ritz Azul

Instagram.com/ritzazul

Maja Salvador

Instagram.com/iammajasalvador

Beauty Gonzalez

Instagram.com/beauty_gonzalez

Jessy Mendiola

Instagram.com/senorita_jessy