NADINE LUSTRE On JANE DE LEON's 'Darna' Casting: "Finally, It's Someone New"
Jane De Leon's Darna casting is still rocking our worlds. The actress became an overnight sensation after the huge announcement and she hasn't even started filming yet. Jane celebrated a huge social media milestone, reaching a million followers on Instagram. That quick? Wow!
MYX got the reaction of Indak star Nadine Lustre who was previously rumored to be one of the frontrunners to play the Pinay superhero. Nadz said she's so thrilled for Jane and she's glad we're getting a fresh face to take on the Darna mantle. "I'm really excited. I was surprised, kasi parang at least finally it's someone new, it's someone fresh, you know."
Nadine also revealed that while she's flattered people want her for the coveted role, she wasn't expecting anything and didn't even audition for the part. "Ako naman kasi, like what I said before I'm not assuming, I'm not expecting also and I didn't audition din naman."
She added, "It's nice na parang ako yung image nila na someone who's very independent, powerful, strong, you know." Check out Nadine's reaction here: