Ikaw ay Pag-Ibig
Ikaw ay Pag-Ibig (transl. You Are The Love) is a 2011 Philippine family fantasy drama television series directed by Jojo A. Saguin, Erick C. Salud, and Jerome Chavez Pobocan. The series stars child actors Zaijian Jaranilla, Mutya Orquia, Louise Abuel, and Xyriel Manabat, with an ensemble cast consisting of Dimples Romana, Alfred Vargas, Mark Gil, Paulo Avelino, Bembol Roco, Yen Santos, Beverly Salviejo, Gerald Pesigan, Izzy Canillo, and Pen Medina in their supporting roles. The series premiered on ABS-CBN's Primetime Bida nighttime block, replacing 100 Days to Heaven from November 21, 2011 to January 27, 2012.
|Ikaw ay Pag-Ibig|
|Genre||Drama, Family, Fantasy, Religion|
|Written by||Cris Lim |
|Directed by||Jojo A. Saguin |
Erick C. Salud
Jerome Chavez Pobocan
|Starring||Zaijian Jaranilla |
|Opening theme||"Sapagkat ang Diyos ay Pag-ibig" by Erik Santos|
|Country of origin||Philippines|
|No. of episodes||50|
|Executive producer(s)||Carlina Dela Merced|
|Editor(s)||Froilan Francia |
|Running time||30-45 minutes |
|Production company(s)||Dreamscape Entertainment TV|
|Picture format||480i (SDTV)|
|Original release||November 21, 2011 –|
January 27, 2012
Nonoy, Angelica, Tinay, and Edison in an unforgettable story about the true meaning of Christmas. Although they were born poor, being raised by parents who dearly loved them not only made up for their lack of material things but also inspired courage and compassion among them. But the strength of their characters will be put to the test when their parents die in an accident. Left to fend for themselves, the four kids were forced to move on with their lives and celebrate Christmas even without their loved ones. What trials and adventures are in store for them?
Cast and charactersEdit
- Zaijian Jaranilla as Nonoy Garrido/Julius Reyes
- Mutya Orquia as Tinay
- Louise Abuel as Edison
- Xyriel Manabat as Angelica
- Dimples Romana as Agnes Alvarez
- Alfred Vargas as Mario Reyes
- Mark Gil† as Congressman Leandro Alvarez
- Paulo Avelino as Andrew "Andoy" Jimenez
- Bembol Roco as Police Inspector Robert Jimenez
- Yen Santos as Police Inspector Michelle Alvarez
- Beverly Salviejo as Ising
- Gerald Pesigan as Obet
- Izzy Canillo as Jackstone
- Pen Medina as Angel Gabriel
- Smokey Manaloto as Francisco "Isko" Garrido
- A jeepney driver, he is the husband of Caring and the foster father of Nonoy. On their way back to Manila, they found a baby in the side of the street. Seeing his wife happy carrying the child, he decided to adopt the baby. He died in jeepney crash protecting his family.
- Arlene Muhlach as Caring Garrido
- Wife of a jeepney driver and the foster mother of Nonoy. She died in jeepney crash protecting her son, Nonoy.
- Jhong Hilario as Alex
- A poor family inventor and the father of Edison. He believe if there is an opportunity to help others, they should do it — because if you help someone, you'll definitely be happy. He died in jeepney crash.
- Danilo Barrios as Peter
- A cigarette vendor and the father of Tinay. He died when Rosario's car hit him.
- Rica Peralejo as Rosario
- She appears to be kind and loving. She is the human being guarded by Angelica and the key to the accident. Because Angelica failed to protect her, she died on the accident.
- Isay Alvarez as Idang
- Jackstone's biological mother.
- Yogo Singh as Young Rafa / Young Jesus
- He appeared to Nonoy in the end of the series. He guided Nonoy towards his true decision.
- John Lapus as Max
- Eula Valdez as Ms. Castro - former head of the orphanage. Arrested for child abuse.
- Malou de Guzman as Ima
- Noemi Oneza as Girl's Caretaker
- Janus Del Prado as Andrew's nemesis
- Igi Boy Flores as Boy's Caretaker
- Joe Vargas as Bogs - Andrew's henchman
- Eslove Briones as Ryan - Andrew's henchman
- Quintin Alianza as Tambay Boy 1
- Philip Nolasco as Tambay Boy 2
- Basty Alcances as Voltron
- Archie Alemania as Mr. Daplan - House Hunter
- Tess Antonio as Realtor
- Mike Lloren as Leandro's Bodyguard
- Yutaka Yamakawa as Police Officer
- Fonz Deza as Police Chief
- Jordan Hong as House Buyer
- Tony Manalo as Ryan's Father
- Ariel Rivera as Mang Arnel
- Carlos Agassi as Mr. Dizon
- Gladys Reyes as Mrs. Dizon
- Baron Geisler as Turko
- Niña Dolino as Newscaster/Reporter
- Allan Paule as Junior
- Kimberly Diaz as Isay
- Cherry Lou as Pidyong's wife
- Mark Joshua Sarayot as Young Junior
- Veyda Inoval as Young Isay
- Joonee Gamboa as Pidyong
- Justin Cuyugan as Young Pidyong
- Jaime Fabregas as Jonathan Lacerna
- Lollie Mara as Mrs. Lacerna
- Susan Africa as Aida
- Empress Schuck as Nene
- Nonie Buencamino as Efren
- Ama Quiambao as Flora
- Jojit Lorenzo as Elvis
- Malou Crisologo as Elvis's wife
- Jayson Gainza as Val Garrido - one of the relatives of Nonoy's adoptive parents.
- Yayo Aguila as Marietta - Tinay's relative, also Peter, is Tinay's first cousin.
- Lorenzo Mara as Jerry - Marietta's husband
- Mika Dela Cruz as Stephanie Marietta's daughter, also Tinay's second cousin.
- Gio Alvarez as Mark - Edison's adoptive father
- Kalila Aguiluz as Mark's wife
- Anita Linda as Max's mother
- Emilio Garcia as Syndicate Boss
- Maurice Mabutas as Young Michelle
- Nash Aguas as Young Andrew
- Zaijan, Xyriel magsasanib-puwersa para sa bagong serye
- ABS-CBN child stars in Diyos ay Pag-Ibig
- Paulo Avelino Welcomes New Challenges with Transfer to ABS-CBN retrieved via www.pep.ph 10-26-2011
- Paulo Avelino says he is slowly realizing his showbiz dreams since he moved to ABS-CBN retrieved via www.push.com.ph 11-04-2011
- Ikaw ay Pag-ibig premieres this November retrieved via www.abs-cbn.com 11-10-2011
- Four child wonders will topbill ABS-CBN's Christmas-serye, Ikaw ay Pag-ibig retrieved via www.pep.ph 11-08-2011