MANILA -- Although he has acted onstage and starred in numerous musicals, singer Nyoy Volante is making his teleserye debut in the upcoming series "Ningning."
with child star Jana Agoncillo as the lead star.
"I'm taking this as a blessing. I don't know what to expect but definitely I'm really gonna work hard para magampanan ko ang ini-expect nilang trabaho na makukuha nila. For me masaya ako na I'm included," Volante said.
Volante admitted that he's also nervous about doing the soap, which will premiere on ABS-CBN on Monday, July 27.
"Definitely 'yung anticipation ko doon sa magte-tape na kami eh hindi ko maipinta. Matagal na nga din akong aktor pero sa teatro; definitely iba ito. So I'm just excited and very eager and very happy," he said.
Volante has appeared in several musicals, most memorably in "Rock of Ages" and last year's "Shrek."
Before joining the cast "Ningning," led by child star Jana Agoncillo, Volante was part of the celebrity competition "Your Face Sounds Familiar."