The first book of the top-rating primetime soap FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano concluded on an intense note as Coco Martin’s character Cardo killed his top nemesis Joaquin played by Arjo Atayde. Along with Joaquin, several other key characters also exited the show as new ones are set to enter the newest season.
Here are the 10 new stars to watch out for in the second book of FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano:
1. Lito Lapid
Actor-politician Lito Lapid started his showbiz career as a stuntman until he became one of the most sought-after action stars of Philippine movies. He is most prominent for his iconic role of Leon Guerrero.
2. John Arcilla
Pokwang won the Bert Marcelo Lifetime Achievement Award twice at the Box-office Entertainment Awards.
4. Angel Aquino
With her youthful glow, one wouldn’t think Angel Aquino is already in her 40s. Angel both received awards for her acting and hosting skills.
5. Sid Lucero
Actor Sid Lucero came from a clan of actors as his parents are celebrities Bing Pimentel and the late Mark Gil. While his aunt is Cherie Gil and his uncle is Michael de Mesa, he is half-siblings with the Eigenmanns, Andi and Gabby. Geoff and Ryan Eigenmann are also his cousins.
Nonetheless, Sid was able to make a name of his own as he won best actor awards in several award-giving bodies.
6. Jhong Hilario
It’s Showtime host Jhong Hilario is regarded for his dancing and dramatic acting skills. He is also a politician.
7. Mark Lapid
Lito Lapid’s son Mark entered politics first before he entered show business. And just like his father, he did action films such as Lapu Lapu, Batas Militar and Tatlong Baraha, among others.
He enjoys a happy family life with his wife, actress Tanya Garcia and their kids.
8. Mitch Valdes
Character actress-comedienne Mitch Valdes did notable projects like Oro, Plata, Mata and Bulaklak sa City Jail.
9. Yam Concepcion
Actress Yam Concepcion did several TV projects in the Kapamilya network including the recently defunct Langit Lupa, Two Wives and Pure Love. She also appeared in episodes of the drama anthologies Maalala Mo Kaya and Ipaglaban Mo.
10. Ejay Falcon
Actor Ejay Falcon rose to fame after emerging the Big Winner of Pinoy Big Brother Teen Edition Plus in 2008. From then on, he has appeared in several ABS-CBN projects such as Pasion de Amor. He also did episodes for Maalala Mo Kaya and Ipaglaban Mo.