MANILA, Philippines – Kathryn Bernardo, more popularly known as Maya, was one of the popular child stars in 2005.
Bernardo, 14, rose to fame when she became part of now defunct ABS-CBN television series "Super Inggo."
She was the love interest of Budong, the main character in Super Inggo played by Makisig Morales. After the series, Bernardo's career like that of Makisig, also abruptly disappeared.
In an interview with abs-cbnNEWS.com, Bernardo said that being in an "awkward stage" is preventing her from getting new projects.
"Kasi wala din pong project kasi daw po nasa awkward stage," she said.
With no showbiz, Bernardo, a Star Magic artist, admitted that she already misses the cameras and still wishes to make a comeback.
"Nakaka-miss po. Parang hinahanap ninyo pero understandable naman po kaya okay lang po," she said.
Bernardo she is now focused on her education.
"Naging busy po ako sa school lalo na ngayong high school, nag-focus po talaga ako sa school," Bernardo said.
The young star is upcoming 3rd year high school at the OB Montessori in Greenhills, San Juan. She dreams of becoming a pilot someday.
Aside from "Super Inggo" TV series, Bernardo voiced Budoy’s love team in the cartoon series "Super Inggo 1.5."