Liza Soberano wrote a message for new ‘Darna’ Jane de Leon. On Instagram, Liza congratulated the 20-year-old actress who will now portray the Pinay superhero.
"Congratulations," Liza posted on Jane's Instagram photo.
Jane then responded, "@lizasoberano Thank you so much Hope!"
On Wednesday, ABS-CBN Films announced that Jane was chosen among 300 celebrities who auditioned for the Darna role.
According to ABS-CBN Films managing director Olivia Lamasan, it was a unanimous decision among the management.
"Natuwa nga ako na isa siya sa mga nag-audition. Sabi ko ay there's something about her. Pati si Direk Lauren (Dyogi) said there's something about her. Bilang filmmakers, may nakikita kami. Malakas ang instinct ng bata," the managing director said in an interview with ABS-CBN News.