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|
|Executive producer(s)||Mark Anthony Gile|
|Running time||30-45 minutes|
|Picture format||NTSC (480i) SDTV|
|Original release||May 17 – September 17, 2010|
Impostor is the 11th installment of the Precious Hearts Romances Presents series. The series stars Sam Milby and Maja Salvador. This is about people who got into an accident and end up changing faces.
The story revolves around a young province woman named Devin. Devin believes that she was given an unusual face that no man would ever want. She envies women such as Mariz who is unhappily married to Anthony, who is her crush. Little that Devin know that Popoy, her childhood friend, have feelings for her. One day, both Devin and Marizlolll have been involved in the same car accident. Mariz died while Devin is able to live. Devin was given a choice to be able to live by a plastic surgeon named Monique Benitez, but in the face of Mariz. Devin agreed and was implanted with Mariz's face.
Devin is now confused on how to live her new life after leaving Popoy and her poor life behind and starting a new life with a new beautiful face with the man of her dreams.
- Sam Milby as Anthony Florencio
- Maja Salvador as Mariz Benitez-Florencio and Devina "Devin" Ventura
- Melai Cantiveros as Devina "Devin" Ventura and Mariz Florencio
- Jason Francisco as Popoy Calantiao
- Precious Lara Quigaman as Monique Benitez
- 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 Cobarrubias 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 earned a gold medal for 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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