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Also known as The Lady Scorpion
Directed by Mac Alejandre
Theme music composer Vehnee Saturno
Opening theme "Sa Pangarap Ko" by Frencheska Farr
Composer(s) Vehnee Saturno
Country of origin Philippines
Original language(s) Tagalog
No. of episodes 78
Executive producer(s) Wilma Galvante
Location(s) Philippines
Camera setup Multiple-camera setup
Running time 30–45 minutes
Production company(s) GMA Entertainment TV
Original network GMA Network
Picture format 480i (SDTV)
Original release January 24 (2011-01-24) – May 13, 2011 (2011-05-13)

Alakdana (International title: The Lady Scorpion) is a 2011 Philippine television drama fantasy romance series broadcast by GMA Network. Directed by Mac Alejandre, it stars Louise delos Reyes, Paulo Avelino and Alden Richards. It premiered on January 24, 2011 on the network′s Dramarama sa Hapon line up replacing Ang Yaman ni Lola and worldwide on January 26, 2011 on GMA Pinoy TV.[1][2][3] The series concluded on May 13, 2011 with a total of 78 episodes. It was replaced by Blusang Itim on its timeslot.[4]


The story centers on a girl named Adana. Adana is plagued with a scorpion tail. Thus, making her life very uneasy and woeful. Despite of the plague, Adana grows up to be a kind-hearted, down to earth and God-fearing child. Adana, with a fear of having her big secret revealed, will be hiding her identity as a girl born with an unusual scorpion tail.

Alden Richards plays Joma Perez

Cast and characters[edit]

Lead cast
Supporting cast
Special participation
  • Mariel Pamintuan as young Adana
  • Randy Frosca as young Joma
  • Menggie Cobarubias as Vergel's father
  • Baby O'brien as Vergel's mother
  • Carmen Soriano as Zoila's mother


According to AGB Nielsen Philippines' Mega Manila People/Individual television ratings, the pilot episode of Alakdana earned an 8.1% rating.[5] While the final episode scored a 16.6% rating in Mega Manila household television ratings.[6]


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