March 17 ----- Dingdong Dantes will be returning to the big screen as the lead star of the upcoming film “Firefly” alongside Max Collins and Cherry Pie Picache.
The film tells the story of a magical island filled with fireflies, according to a report from GMA-7’s 24 Oras, and will be helmed by the network’s Public Affairs group. Dantes, Collins, and Picache will be joined by Miguel Tanfelix, Ysabel Ortega, Epi Quizon, Alessandra de Rossi, and Yayo Aguila.
“Firefly” will be directed by Zig Dulay, however, additional details are yet to be revealed to the public. It was also confirmed that Dantes will be appearing in an upcoming teleserye which has yet to kick off its pre-production stage. The actor admitted that while there would be an “overlap” in filming the upcoming projects, he noted that it’s a privilege to be part of its cast members.
Dantes, who’s dubbed as the network’s “Primetime King,” is best known for starring in the Kapuso series “Encantadia,” “Etheria,” “Marimar,” “Dyesebel,” “Endless Love,” and “Alyas Robin Hood,” among many others.