Modern day heroes take center stage in visual artist Anina Rubio’s mural
ABS-CBN has officially unveiled their “Darna” mural which is about empowerment, heroism and hope inspired and dedicated to today’s frontliners and everyday heroes.
Jane de Leon, lead star of the highly anticipated Mars Ravelo’s Darna series, led the unveiling ceremonies at the ABS-CBN complex along Eugenio Lopez Drive in Quezon City. “We offer this to our real-life heroes who prove in their own way that there is a hero in all of us, that we can always find Darna in everyone,” she said.
Darna stars Janella Salvador and Joshua Garcia also joined in the special tribute. Multidisciplinary visual artist Anina Rubio, known for her works on the beauty and sustainability of nature, designed the huge mural depicting people from all walks of life wearing the Darna badge.
Following its topical theme “Ikaw, ako, tayong lahat si Darna”, the mural paints the image of a “hero” in every person who manages to bring hope and positivity amid today’s uncertainties and realities. today.
It was commissioned by ABS-CBN in line with the modern retelling of Darna’s story, which will highlight the plight of Pinay’s iconic and courageous superheroine and her heroic fights to help those in need.
Directed by Director Chito S. Roño with Avel Sunpongco under ABS-CBN’s JRB Creative Production, Darna will soon air on Kapamilya Channel, A2Z, TV5, Kapamilya Online Live on ABS-CBN’s YouTube Channel and Facebook Page Entertainment, and iWantTFC.