Agila (TV series)

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Also known as Eagle
Genre Drama
Created by TAPE Inc.
Directed by Herman Escueta
Starring Val Sotto
Delia Razon
Helen Vela
Country of origin Philippines
Original language(s) Filipino, Tagalog, English
Running time 30 minutes
Original network RPN (1987–1989)
ABS-CBN (1989–1992)
Original release September 7, 1987 (1987-09-07) – February 7, 1992 (1992-02-07)

Agila (lit. Eagle) is a Philippine teledrama produced by TAPE Inc. and broadcast from 1987 to 1992 aired on RPN and on ABS-CBN.[1]


  • Val Sotto as Don Gabriel Aguila
  • Delia Razon as Dona. Maura Aguila
  • Helen Vela† as Ester Morena
  • Laarni Enriquez as Olivia (in the first-part)
  • Vivian Foz as Olivia (in the second-part to the end)
  • Aurora Sevilla as Liwing
  • Keempee de Leon as Bobet M. Agila - the eldest son of Gabriel & Ester
  • Jeffrey Sison
  • Rosalinda Olivarez as Biñang
  • Lawrence Olivarez as boy hapon
  • RR Herrera as Jun-jun - the son of Gabriel & Liwing
  • Arabelle Cadocio as Nina - the daughter of Gabriel & Olivia
  • Jerald Ejercito as Rod
  • Ana Feliciano as Mimosa
  • Roger Cruz
  • Lito Legaspi
  • Yda Yaneza as Ludy
  • Mely Tagasa as Lola Belen
  • Roy Alvarez as Lauro
  • Rey Sagum as Max
  • Tom Olivar as Satur
  • Sonny Parsons
  • Vanessa Escano as Teacher Agnes (in the second-part to the end)
  • Toby Alejar


Best afternoon drama series, 1988 PMPC Star Awards for TV

Broadcast history[edit]

It was broadcast and co-produced by RPN (now CNN Philippines) on September 7, 1987 as a replacement to another TAPE-produced drama Heredero. It was playing with the most known TAPE-produced TV show Eat Bulaga!. When RPN, along with its sister company IBC, was sequestrated in 1989, “Agila”, with “Eat Bulaga!”, “Coney Reyes on Camera” from RPN (now CNN Philippines) and “Okay Ka, Fairy Ko!” from IBC, was moved to ABS-CBN on February 20 and it started to be co-produced and broadcast that year. It made its final episode on February 7, 1992 for four years.

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