- Nadine Lustre was the top choice for many people to become the new Darna
- However, it was actress Jane de Leon who was officially chosen to play the iconic character
- In a new interview, Nadine opened up about not being considered for the coveted role
Nadine Lustre was the top choice for many Filipinos as the new Darna before Jane de Leon has officially been cast in the role.
KAMI learned that Nadine finally opened up about not being chosen to play the iconic Filipino superheroine.
In an interview with CNN Philippines' The Source, Nadine said that she is honored that people wanted her to become the new Darna even if she did not lobby for the role.
“Honestly I'm just really honored that people like parang they want me to be their Darna kasi I didn't put any effort [for] the movie, I didn't audition or anything.
"To be compared or to be likened kay Darna na, you know, independent, powerful, it's really nice," she said.
KAMI previously reported that Nadine responded to netizens who bashed her physical appearance.
Nadine Lustre is a famous Filipino actress and commercial endorser who gained prominence after starring in “Diary Ng Panget” with James Reid. She also starred in the acclaimed teleserye entitled “On The Wings of Love.”
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