Gerald Anderson will topbill the upcoming ABS-CBN soap Nathaniel. The actor remarked that he is ecstatic as he gets to be part of a show that will bring positive vibes to the TV viewers. "I'm very excited, kakaibang show siya so it's a show about values, family, redeeming factor, so you know, inspiration like lagi kong sinasabi ko sa sa mga dating interviews I would love to be part of a show like this and ito na ‘yun so I’m excited," he said.
He continued, "I'm just excited sa mga values na pwede naming ituro sa mga tao, sa mga bata, kasi sa panahon natin ngayon ang dami nating pinagdadaanan na mahirap, ang dami nating controversies, ang dami nating hirap sa buhay, at least pag pinanood nila 'yung show na 'to at least gagaan 'yung loob nila and at least for the night mag-enjoy sila," he said.
Gerald will be playing the role of a lawyer in the soap. "Iba siya talaga eh, first time na gaganap akong lawyer so excited din ako don. As an actor exciting siya kasi iba-ibang roles ang ginagawa ko and for the show ang dami kong research na gagawin kasi siyempre unang-una lawyer siya so technical and acting wise ang dami kong kailangan kong i-research for the role, preparation 'yun ang pinaka-important, preparation," he stated.
The actor will headline the soap with Shaina Magdayao as his onscreen partner. "Yes first time. Bata pa lang siya, child star [na]. She's a great actress so I'm excited kung ano 'yung matututunan ko sa kanya." Child actors will also topbill the soap and it is the first time that Gerald will be working with kids. "First time din ako on this kind of primetime na mga bata 'yung katrabaho ko so I'm excited."
PBB ex-housemates Fourth and Fifth Pagotan will also join the cast and according to Gerald he is excited for the twins since he was also a product of the Big Brother house like them before making it to show business." Well hindi ko pa sila nakakausap pero siyempre nakikita ko sa mukha nila na they are so excited. It's a new world para sa kanila, siyempre show business, may bagong show agad sila. They're very excited and mukha naman kaya nila and I think mag i-enjoy sila," he stated.