Impostor (TV series)
|Precious Hearts Romances Presents:
|Created by||Martha Cecilia|
|Directed by||Jerome Chavez Pobocan|
Precious Lara Quigaman
|Opening theme||"Kung Ako Na Lang Sana" by Vina Morales|
|Country of origin||Philippines|
|Original language(s)||Filipino, Tagalog, English|
|No. of episodes||90 (final)|
|Executive producer(s)||Mark Anthony Gile|
|Running time||30-45 minutes|
|Picture format||480i SDTV|
|Original run||May 17, 2010 – September 17, 2010|
Impostor is the 11th installment of the Precious Hearts Romances series. The series stars Sam Milby and Maja Salvador. This is about people who got into an accident and end up changing faces.
- Sam Milby as Anthony Florencio - Handsome, successful, rich and has a good body-built. He's the president of one of the biggest land developers in the country. Anthony inherited his position from his parents that is why he has a thirst to prove himself, pushing him to be more focused with work making him a workaholic. Anthony never smiles and is too serious all the time. He's hot tempered but when it comes to his son, he mellows down easily.
- Maja Salvador as Mariz Benitez-Florencio and Devina "Devin" Ventura (2nd)- A woman blessed with a lot of things: a beautiful face, a perfect figure, the popularity of a model and the wife of the president of a land developer company.
- Melai Cantiveros as Devina "Devin" Ventura and Mariz Florencio (2nd) - Even though Devin is not endowed with physical beauty she is a smart woman. She is free spirited though sometimes clumsy. She is jolly and is not ashamed of the face that she was born with; her friends and family accept her for who she is. Devin is also a kind daughter and a loyal friend. She wears her clothes in a simple manner but she is a big fan of the model: Mariz Florencio. She sings a lot and is also a vendor at a market. A Fake Woman who will Borrow the love of Anthony to the real Mariz that she's pretending to be, She and Mariz are Challenged to the Win.
- Jason Francisco as Popoy Calantiao - Happy-go-lucky, a nice friend, determined and one who has strong principles. Popoy is the best friend of Devin. He's playful, a joker but also a very down-to-earth person. Devin was his childhood friend. He became cheerful because of Devin that is why when she went missing he did not stop searching for her and kept hope alive in his heart that one day they would meet again. He's keeping a secret love for Devin.
- Precious Lara Quigaman as Monique Benitez - A very determined and smart woman. She's beautiful and also gifted with a beautiful body. Monique is a perfectionist. She can be shallow and gets angry with unattractive people. She is also Mariz's older sister. She's the main villainess of the series.
- Jon Avila as Julio Cabrera
- Izzy Canillo as Joshua Florencio
- Long Mejia as Nestor Ventura
- Yayo Aguila as Lira Aguilar-Ventura
- Bobby Andrews as Leo Serrano
- Menggie Corrubias as Don Manuel Aguilar
- Racquel Villavicencio as Donya Valeria Florencio
- Kitkat as Anita
- Cacai Bautista as Bettina
- Lollie Mara as Donya Cecilia Aguilar
- Gerard Pizzaras as Mariz and Monique's Father
- Gee-Ann Abrahan as Mariz and Monique's Mother
- Jairus Aquino as Young Anthony
- Phebe Kay Arbontante as Young Mariz
- Cherry Lou as Young Valeria Florencio
- Arnold Reyes as Young Alejandro Florencio
- Manuel Chua as Young Valeria Florencio's lover
- Melai Cantiveros (2nd girl) as Liza (appeared at the last episode)
Awards and Nominations
Impostor bagged a gold medal for being nominated under the Best Telenovela Category in the International Emmy Awards, along with Argentina's Contra las Cuerdas, Brazil's Destiny River and Portugal's Lacos de Sangue.
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