Pure Love (2014 TV series)

Pure Love is a 2014 Philippine television series based on the 2011 Korean drama 49 Days.[1][2] The series premiered on ABS-CBN's Primetime Bida evening block and worldwide on TFC from July 7, 2014 to November 14, 2014, replacing Mirabella.

Pure Love
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Genre
Based on49 Days
by So Hyun-kyung
Developed byMel Mendoza-del Rosario
Written by
  • Mary Rose Colindres
  • Ruby Leah Castro
  • Kay Conlu-Brondial
Directed by
  • Veronica B. Velasco
  • Mikey del Rosario
  • Paco Sta. Maria
Starring
Opening theme"Gisingin ang Puso" by Aiza Seguerra
Country of originPhilippines
Original language(s)
No. of episodes93
Production
Executive producer(s)Sharlene Roanne Tan
Producer(s)Mark Anthony Gile
Production location(s)Manila, Philippines
Editor(s)
  • Dennis Salgado
  • Kathryn Jerry Perez
Running time28–31 minutes
Production company(s)
Release
Original networkABS-CBN
Picture format480i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Original releaseJuly 7 (2014-07-07) –
November 14, 2014 (2014-11-14)
Chronology
Related shows49 Days (South Korea)
External links
Website

Cast and charactersEdit

Main castEdit

Supporting castEdit

Guest castEdit

  • Minco Fabregas as Atty. Samson
  • Helga Krapf as Glenda Corpuz
  • Michael Flores as Arnulfo Navarro
  • Jacob Benedicto as Diane's classmate
  • Hiyasmin Neri as Felicity
  • Dionne Monsanto as Chelly
  • Jed Montero as Cher
  • Maila Gumila as Evangeline Martinez
  • Art Acuña as Dave Martinez, Sr.
  • Nonie Buencamino as Miguel Ramos† (Jake's scheduler)
  • Miko Raval as Steve
  • Gilleth Sandico as spiritualist
  • Menggie Cobarrubias as Dr. James Young

SoundtrackEdit

  • Gisingin ang Puso - Aiza Seguerra
  • Magkabilang Mundo - Maki Ricafort
  • Sundo - Johnoy Danao

Differences between the original Korean seriesEdit

  • The main character has 40-day journey, (in relation to the Catholic belief wherein Jesus Christ walked in the desert for forty days) as opposed to the Korean 49-day journey.
  • Ysabel worked in the burger stall, as opposed to Yi-Kyung's work in the convenience store.
  • In the end, Diane's father had died, as opposed to the original wherein Ji-hyun died.

ReceptionEdit

KANTAR MEDIA NATIONAL TV RATINGS
(5:45PM PST)
PILOT EPISODE FINALE EPISODE PEAK AVERAGE SOURCE
19.5%
29.2%
29.2%
22.0%
[3][4]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Korean series 'Pure Love' to get Pinoy adaptation". ABS-CBN News. April 21, 2014. Retrieved June 3, 2014.
  2. ^ "PURE LOVE Full Trailer". ABSCBNOnline. YouTube. Retrieved June 20, 2014.
  3. ^ “Pure Love” Debut Ranked Fourth in National TV Ratings
  4. ^ ‘Pure Love’ ends on high note, ‘Bagito’ pilot wins, according Kantar Media National TV Ratings (Nov. 14-17, 2014)