Carmina plays 'martyr wife' in 'MMK' special


Posted at May 08 2014 01:49 AM | Updated as of May 08 2014 11:15 PM

Carmina Villaroel in a scene from the May 10 episode of 'Maalaala Mo Kaya.' ABS-CBN

MANILA - Carmina Villaroel will play a devoted wife whose husband gets into an extramarital affair in the upcoming Mothers' Day special of "Maalaala Mo Kaya."

The episode, which will air on May 10, tells the story of Dina (Villaroel) who finds out that her husband, Carlo (Bernard Palanca), has fathered two children with another woman.

Dina accepts Carlo back into her life after years of separation, but this time, she also faces the responsibility of being a mother to his two children from his past relationship. 

Joining Villaroel and Palanca in this episode of "Maalaala Mo Kaya" are Yam Comcepcion, Paul Salas, Miguel Vergara, Carlo Lacana, John Vincent Servilla, Louise Abuel, Jhiz Deocareza, Ces Quezada, Boboy Garovillo, and Sonjia Calit.

The episode was directed by Raz dela Torre. It was written by Benson Logronio and Arah Badayos, with research by Juvien Galano. is the news website of ABS-CBN Corp.