There’s so much to love about the refreshing tale of the six young characters in Bagong Umaga apart from its compelling take on the challenges and fun of being young.
The new coming-of-age series follows the story of Tisay (Heaven Peralejo), her adoptive sibling Dodong (Yves Flores), and best friend Angge (Michelle Vito) who altogether surpass challenges and social injustices en route to their dreams. They’d cross paths with Ely (Tony Labrusca), Cai (Barbie Imperial), and Otep (Kiko Estrada).
Little do these friends know that their lives have long been intertwined tracing back to a night in a hospital. After that darkest of night supposed to come the promise of a new dawn but not without a slew of trials.
Kapamilya viewers are instantly hooked to the series, enraged by the injustices and thrilled over the hopeful beginnings and budding romances among the six leads.
Everybody’s newest favorite girl, Tisay, is lauded for her fighting spirit. The netizens are rooting for her bold attempt to expose the Veradona clan and Buencorazon Hospital’s misdeeds.
Praises went to Nikki Valdez playing Monica as her emotions shifted from anger to pain in that enthralling confrontation scene with Hilda (Rio Locsin) after the latter’s son ordered the demolition of a small community near the Buencorazon Hospital.
Hilda, the disdained voice of reason in the Veradona household, rouses pity among the viewers who appreciate her good heart and attempt to knock on her vicious family’s conscience.
On the contrary, mad reactions are thrown towards the evil Veradonas. Spectators noted how the clan’s wickedness reflect the social tribulations we are facing in real life, thus the relatable scenes.
The love angle likewise adds thrill. The netizens felt sorry for Cai (Barbie Imperial) when her bold confession to Ely (Tony Labrusca) ended up in a heartbreaking rejection. Meanwhile, fans expressed their kilig as sparks fly on Tisay and Ely’s encounter.
The plot thickens as Tisay infiltrates the shady world of the Veradonas and Ely and Cai get closer to the Magbanuas. So, don’t miss the succeeding episodes of Bagong Umaga after It’s Showtime on Kapamilya Channel, Kapamilya Online Live, and A2Z Channel 11.