Alakdana (International title: Scorpion Lady) 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. The series concluded on May 13, 2011 with a total of 78 episodes. It was replaced by Blusang Itim in its timeslot.

Alakdana
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Title card
Also known asScorpion Lady
Genre
Created byJun Lana
Written by
  • Dode Cruz
  • Kit Villanueva Langit
  • Luningning Ribay
  • Gen Delgado
Directed byMac Alejandre
Creative director(s)Jun Lana
Starring
Theme music composerVehnee Saturno
Opening theme"Sa Pangarap Ko" by Frencheska Farr
Country of originPhilippines
Original language(s)Tagalog
No. of episodes78
Production
Executive producer(s)Jojo I. Aleta
Production location(s)Philippines
Editor(s)Robert Reyes
Camera setupMultiple-camera setup
Running time30–45 minutes
Production company(s)GMA Entertainment TV
Release
Original networkGMA Network
Picture format480i (SDTV)
Original releaseJanuary 24 (2011-01-24) –
May 13, 2011 (2011-05-13)

Cast and charactersEdit

Paulo Avelino portrays Billy Romero.
Alden Richards portrays Joma Perez.
Lead cast
Supporting cast
Guest cast
  • 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

RatingsEdit

According to AGB Nielsen Philippines' Mega Manila People/Individual television ratings, the pilot episode of Alakdana earned an 8.1% rating.[1] While the final episode scored a 16.6% rating in Mega Manila household television ratings.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Santiago, Erwin (January 25, 2011). "AGB Nielsen Mega Manila People Ratings (Jan. 21-24): Machete makes its mark on primetime, debuts at No. 2". Retrieved March 5, 2011.
  2. ^ Santiago, Erwin (May 17, 2011). "AGB Nielsen Mega Manila People & Household Ratings (May 13-16): Wil Time Bigtime debuts; Blusang Itim replaces Alakdana". Retrieved March 5, 2018.

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