ABS-CBN’s top-rating drama anthology “Maalaala Mo Kaya” will feature this Saturday (November 15) the touching real-life story of a prisoner in Tacloban named Jomar (to be played by Ejay Falcon), who did his best for his family when super typhoon Yolanda struck their province.
When one of the prison gates collapsed because of the typhoon, Jomar immediately thought of his family’s safety. He then did his best to search and rescue them. But upon reaching home, he found his mother and three other siblings already killed by the typhoon. Jomar rebuild their house and made ways to give his beloved family members a decent funeral. After helping his family, he decided to surrender himself back to the prison.
Also in the cast are JB Agustin, Sharmaine Arnaiz, Lito Pimentel, Art Acuña, Boom Labrusca, Erin Ocampo, Casey da Silva, Veyda Inoval, Patricia Coma, Angelou Adlao Alayao, Jhiz Deocareza, Sofia Millares, Althea Guanzon, Nico Antonio, Roy Requejo, Gerard Acao, and Michael Roy Jornales. It is under the direction of Garry Fernando and written by Joan Habana and Arah Jell Badayos.
Watch “MMK” every Saturday, 7:15PM, after “Home Sweetie Home” on ABS-CBN.