Mutya created a big splash on ABS-CBN Primetime Bida on January 31, 2011, topbilled by child actress Mutya Orquia.
Written by Pablo S. Gomez, Mutya is a fantasy novel about mermaids. It is a story of a woman named Cordelia who unexpectedly fell in love with Irvin (Alfred Vargas), the prince of the sea. As unforeseen events took place, the two parted ways and drifted into different situations. Prince Irvin married another mermaid while Cordelia (Precious Lara Quigaman) gave birth to Mutya.
The powerhouse cast of ‘Mutya’ included Malou Crisologo as Octupina, Sandy Andolong as Madam Delilah, Tess Antonio as Ester, Gary Lim as Lolo Sheldon and Pen Medina as Haring Merrick. Nina Jose, Ahron Villena and Jairus Aquino played important parts in the fantaserye.