Kambal Sirena (International title: Footsteps of a Mermaid / transl. Twin Mermaid) is a 2014 Philippine television drama fantasy romance series broadcast by GMA Network. Directed by DonDon Santos, it stars Louise delos Reyes in the title role and Aljur Abrenica. It premiered on March 10, 2014 on the network's Telebabad line up replacing Adarna and worldwide on GMA Pinoy TV on March 11, 2014. The series concluded on June 27, 2014 with a total of 78 episodes. It was replaced by My Destiny in its timeslot.
|Also known as||Footsteps of a Mermaid|
|Created by||Dode Cruz|
|Directed by||DonDon Santos|
|Creative director(s)||Jun Lana|
|Theme music composer||Janno Gibbs|
|Opening theme||"Sa Iyong Mundo" by Julie Anne San Jose and Rita De Guzman|
|Country of origin||Philippines|
|No. of episodes||78|
|Executive producer(s)||Kaye Atienza-Cadsawan|
|Production location(s)||Quezon City, Philippines|
|Camera setup||Multiple-camera setup|
|Running time||23-41 minutes|
|Production company(s)||GMA Entertainment TV|
|Original network||GMA Network|
|Picture format||1080i (HDTV)|
|Original release||March 10 –|
June 27, 2014
The series is streaming online on YouTube.
Twins Alona and Perlas are born with unusual features — one is born with gills and the other with a mermaid's tail. Worried by how would their neighbors react, their mother decides to move along with them to an isolated island. The twins have to live separately. Living with her mother, Perlas works in an ocean park. While Alona lives as a princess within the confines of the water, the kingdom of Sirenadia. Eventually the twins will fall in love with Kevin.
Cast and characters
- Lead cast
- Louise delos Reyes as Alona Natividad-Ramos / Perlas "Pearl" Natividad-Villanueva
- Aljur Abrenica as Kevin Villanueva
- Supporting cast
- Mike Tan as Jun Ramos
- Chanda Romero as Victorina Villanueva
- Nova Villa as Ligaya Natividad
- Tessie Tomas as Margarita "Rita" Natividad
- Mickey Ferriols as Marissa Natividad
- Lotlot de Leon as Susanna Villanueva
- Angelika Dela Cruz as Arowana
- Gladys Reyes as Barakuda
- Rich Asuncion as Betilya
- Polo Ravales as Ataba
- Wynwyn Marquez as Macy Montero
- Pancho Magno as Homer Villanueva
- Guest cast
- Ryan Eigenmann as Enrique Villanueva
- Yul Servo as Damos
- Hershey Garcia as young Perlas and young Alona
- Archie Adamos as Ramon Ramos
- Juan Rodrigo as Manolo Montero
- Jaclyn Jose as Benita Samaniego
- Thea Tolentino as Gindara
- Andrea del Rosario as Desiree Antonio
- Miggs Cuaderno as young Jun
- Francis Magundayao as young Kevin
- Erika Padilla as Gigi
- Milkcah Wynne Nacion as Didang Ramos
- Betong Sumaya as voice of Barakuda's pet
- Tess Bomb as Chubita
- Marina Benipayo
- Arianne Bautista as Annie
- Arthur Solinap
- Bing Davao
According to AGB Nielsen Philippines' Mega Manila household television ratings, the pilot episode of Kambal Sirena earned a 23.6% rating. While the final episode scored a 23.7 rating. The series had its highest rating on March 13, 2014 with a 25.1% rating.
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