Ivana Alawi is Cherry Red, the loving woman whose life is entwined with that of the Estrella Brothers in A Family Affair. But, before, she was Rina, Madonna, Violet, and Lolita. Revisit her past TV portrayals in this episode of Kapamilya Update.
Ivana first appeared in a Kapamilya show via sexy-drama soap Precious Hearts Romances Presents: Araw Gabi. Here, she donned the character of Rina, the sultry ‘kontrabida’ to Barbie Imperial’s Mich.
With her strong appeal, she was pegged into doing sexy roles, the next one as Madonna in FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano in 2019. She played the gold-digger chick of Don Emilio/Don Ignacio portrayed by cinema legend Eddie Garcia. The show was a good vehicle to showcase her talent, thus gaining more popularity.
She revealed her comedy skills as well through her guesting as Violet in the weekly sitcom Home Sweetie Home.
Slowly rising to stardom, Ivana joined the suspense-drama teleserye Sino Ang Maysala? Mea Culpa topbilled by Jodi Sta Maria and Bela Padilla. She was tasked with a plum role in the series as Atty. Lolita del Rio. Her portrayal of a lawyer and wife of a syndicate leader brought her the Best New Female Personality recognition at the PMPC Star Awards for Television.
And now, Ivana’s beauty and acting performance are being showcased as Cherry Red, the apple of the eye of four brothers played by Gerald Anderson, Sam Milby, Jake Ejercito, and Jameson Blake in A Family Affair, airing on Kapamilya Channel, Kapamilya Online Live, and A2Z.