Encantadia, a Filipino fantasy television series (locally known as telefantasya) produced by GMA-7 Network is finally back after more than a decade.
For the first time, the four leading women who will play the coveted role of the Sang’gres of Encantadia remake was revealed on Monday.
Kylie Padilla, will play the role of Amihan (the keeper of the wind gem), originally played by Iza Calzado. She is the most-skilled warrior among the sisters.
Gabbi Garcia, will take on the mantle of Alena (the keeper of the water gem), originally played by Karylle. She is the third sister who has been blessed with a beautiful voice that can paralyze or kill the enemy.
Sanya Lopez, who takes over the part of Danaya (the keeper of the earth gem), originally played by Diana Zubiri. She has the ability to communicate with animals and plants.
Glaiza De Castro, who will bring her intense charms to Pirena (the keeper of the gem of fire). She is the wisest and the ambitious one – originally played by Sunshine Dizon.
Encatadia was dubbed as the grandest, most ambitious, and most expensive production for Philippine television during its time of release in 2005.