Today, your feed was filled with stories about one woman named Jane De Leon. After what feels like years of speculation at who will be playing Darna, we finally got our new superhero.
Darna is the quintessential Filipina superhero, previously portrayed first by Rosa Del Rosario in the 1950s. Gina Pareno, Vilma Santos, and Lorna Tolentino then followed in playing Darna for various adaptations through the years.
In the early 90s, Anjanette Abayari took over. This was followed by Regine Velasquez, Angel Locsin, and Marian Rivera.
It’s then no joke: De Leon has got big red boots to fill. Can she handle it?
Need we say more about her love for Harry Potter? De Leon posts about her other books on deck but since she dressed up at The Boy Who Lived for Halloween, we can say she’s into the magic cast by the Rowling series.
#7 She dabbled into vlogging
Last year, Jane posted her first video on YouTube, shortly followed by a second one. We think she should keep it up! Maybe she can take us behind the scenes of the making of her Darna movie?