A first-rate cast supplemented by equally illustrious guest stars, episodes that tackle real-life issues, and heart-pumping scenes; these are the things that viewers have come to expect from the most watched teleserye on Philippine TV, FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano. And today on Kapamilya Spotlight, let us list down Cardo’s 10 death-defying scenes on the top-rating series.
1. Cardo (Coco Martin) chases after the criminal, Diego, who he suspects has something to do with the death of his twin brother, Ador. However, he is ambushed by Tomas Tuazon’s (Albert Martinez) henchmen and is knocked down by a grenade attack.
2. As a rookie cop, Cardo encounters robbers on a bus who, in desperation, take some passengers as hostages.
3. Cardo exacts his own brand of justice on riding-in-tandem villain, Banjo (Eric Fructuoso), as they fight to the end.
4. As he runs after Tomas, Cardo is caught in an explosion inside a warehouse.
5. In his final confrontation with the corrupt Mayor Anton (Victor Neri), Cardo is forced to fight for his life as he also tries to save Lola Flora (Susan Roces).
6. Cardo and Hector (Cesar Montano), the assassin who has been targeting top police officials, go head to head in an intense confrontation that ends in a high-octane car chase.
7. Cardo’s team go after the suspected bomber, Marlon Aguilar (Carlo Aquino), but Congressman Subito’s men gets there first. They end up in a face off while Marlon tries to escape.
8. Congressman Randolf Subito (John Regala) refuses to go out without a fight. And as he stages his last stand, Cardo and S/Insp. Joaquin Tuazon (Arjo Atayde) find themselves fighting together to bring down the politician turned drug lord.
9. Cardo catches Edwin Maniego (James Blanco) trying to get rid of the body of the victim killed by his brother, Eric/Erwin, played by Paulo Avelino. A gunfight ensues and Eric witnesses his brother’s death.
10. The police are met with heavy firefight when they attempt to raid the shabu laboratory of the rival of the Tuazon group.