Rosalka

Rosalka is a 2010 Philippine drama starring Empress Schuck in the title role along with Matt Evans and Felix Roco.[1][2][3] The series aired on ABS-CBN's Hapontastic afternoon block from May 17, 2010 to October 22, 2010 replacing Magkano ang Iyong Dangal?.

Rosalka
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Title card
Genre
Directed by
Starring
Theme music composerRico J. Puno
Opening theme"Lupa" by Erik Santos
Country of originPhilippines
Original languageFilipino
No. of episodes115
Production
Executive producerSackey Prince Pendatun
Running time35 minutes
Production companyStar Creatives
Release
Original networkABS-CBN
Picture format480i (SDTV)
Original releaseMay 17 (2010-05-17) –
October 22, 2010 (2010-10-22)
External links
Website

PlotEdit

The story revolves around a young lady named Rosalka, judged and shunned by the public because of her "horrible" disability—all, except for a man who seems to accept her for who she is. But will their love stand the test of time—and of society, when the mystery of Rosalka's disability is made public? Rosa is carrying a monster inside her back that detaches itself every full moon which then transforms Rosa into a beautiful lady. The monster dies at the ending because of saving its and Rosa's mother from Wilfred.

Cast and charactersEdit

 
The cast of Rosalka

Main castEdit

Supporting castEdit

Extended castEdit

Special participationEdit

LaunchEdit

Rosalka was launched as one of the ABS-CBN's offerings for the 2010, during the ABS-CBN Trade Launch and was announced during the Kapamilya Trade Launch held in Boracay.

TriviaEdit

In Slavic mythology, there is a supernatural creature called "Rusalka" which generally resemble mermaids and nymphs.

AwardEdit

  • 2010 PMPC Star Awards for Television's "Best Daytime-Drama Series"

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Placente, Rommel (May 6, 2010). "Felix Roco dismisses rumored rift with dad Bembol Roco". PEP.ph.
  2. ^ Acosta, Ish (April 21, 2010). "Empress will soon play a hunchback named Rosalka". PEP.ph.
  3. ^ Almo, Nerisa (May 15, 2010). "Empress Schuck shares similar traits with her character in Rosalka". PEP.ph.