Filipino-German actress Julia Montes, often regarded as the "Royal Princess of Drama," is widely known for her leading roles in teleseryes and movies. She began her career as a commercial model but rose to fame when she was casted for the role of Clara in the remake of the longest-running classic soap opera Mara Clara. From then on, Julia became a force to reckon with alongside kontrabida stars.
As we celebrate her 21st birthday today, let's look at the 21 TV moments of the Royal Princess of Drama:
1) Hiram (2004)
Julia first appeared in the Kapamilya Network through the drama series Hiram. She played the role of the Young Stephanie Borromeo, daughter of Sophia Borromeo (Dina Bonnevie). The grown-up role was played by Anne Curtis.
2) Ikaw ang Lahat sa Akin (2005)
In another young version role, Julia was the little Jasmin Cruz Fontanilla who grew up portrayed by Bea Alonzo.
3) Goin' Bulilit (2005-2008)
Julia was on the fourth batch of the sketch comedy show for kids titled Goin' Bulilit. Her claim-to-fame was having a pseudo-loveteam with young John Manalo.
4) Maalaala Mo Kaya: Card (2008)
Julia was casted alongside Bea Alonzo in her first ever episode in the longest-running drama anthology.
5) Ligaw na Bulaklak (2008)
Julia played the role of Young Jennifer Alegro, the adopted daughter and assistant of Mon D. Rodriguez (Isko Moreno). Her adult version was played by Ara Mina. 1 | 2 | 3 | 4