Descendants of the Sun PH revealed the actress who will play the role of Dr. Maxine; it’s none other than, Jennylyn Mercado.
The announcement was made in 24 Oras and was also shared by the actress on her Instagram account on Thursday.
On Jennylyn Mercado’s caption, “Hi everyone. Minsan lang ako magpost about my projects and hindi ko mapigilan ang sarili ko. I am super happy to portray Dr. Maxine De La Cruz of Descendants of The Sun The Philippine Adaptation.”
She continued, “When I heard they started taping already and preparing for the soap, ako din nacurious kung sino nga ang napili para sa role. When I learned that it was me, I was overwhelmed with gratitude for GMA’s trust and also pressured since I know how big this project is.”
She added, “I promise I would do everything to give justice to the role. I won’t let you all down. Pangako.”
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