Kapamilya Spotlight: Diego Loyzaga

This Monday, April 24, Diego Loyzaga returns to television as one of the lead stars in the newest teleserye of the Kapamilya network, “Pusong Ligaw.” Before we get to know Potpot, let us look back at the appearances of Diego Loyzaga in Kapamilya shows.

Mara Clara (2010-2011)

Diego first appeared in a primetime series when he was chosen to play the role of Derrick Gonzales in the 2010 remake of the longest-running teleserye of the Kapamilya network, “Mara Clara.” Derrick was a new friend of Mara (Kathryn Bernardo) who eventually became of her love interest, making Christian (Albie Casiño) jealous. The series also starred Julia Montes, Mylene Dizon, Dimples Romana, Bobby Andrews, Jhong Hilario and Gina Pareño. It was directed by Jerome Pobocan and Tots Sanchez-Mariscal IV.

Growing Up (2011-2012)

He also portrayed Ejay Edison "Jason" Rivero in the teen-oriented drama series “Growing Up.” Jason was the older brother of Patrick (Daniel Padilla) and the love interest of Tammy (Julia Montes). The series also starred Kathryn Bernardo, Neil Coleta, Kiray Celis, EJ Jallorina and Yen Santos. It was directed by Lino Cayetano.

Mirabella (2014)

In 2014, he played the role of Dave Castillo in the primetime fantasy-drama series “Mirabella.” Dave was the bully in their high school who made the life of Mira (Julia Barretto) difficult. The series also starred Enrique Gil, Sam Concepcion, Mika dela Cruz, Pokwang, John Lapus, Mylene Dizon and Gloria Diaz. It was directed by Erick Salud, Jerome Pobocan, Jojo Saguin and Claudio "Tots" Sanchez-Mariscal IV.

Forevermore (2014-2015)

He portrayed Jay Fernandez in the Book 2 of the primetime romantic-comedy series “Forevermore.” Jay was the college friend of Agnes (Liza Soberano) who became the rival of Xander (Enrique Gil) for her heart. The series also starred Joey Marquez, Zoren Legaspi, Lilet, Sofia Andres and Irma Adlawan. It was directed by Cathy Garcia-Molina, Richard Arellano, Theodore Boborol and Rory Quintos.

Pangako Sa ‘Yo (2015-2016)

He also played the role of David Powers in the 2015 remake of the hit primetime teleserye “Pangako Sa ‘Yo.” David was the adopted son of Amor (Jodi Sta. Maria) who was killed by Claudia (Angelica Panganiban) when he knew about the real identity of Yna (Kathryn Bernardo). The series also starred Daniel Padilla, Ian Veneracion, Sue Ramirez, Amy Austria-Ventura, Andrea Brillantes, JK Labajo, Grae Fernandez and Ronnie Lazaro. It was directed by Rory Quintos, Dado Lumibao and Olivia Lamasan.

Pusong Ligaw (2017)

This 2017, Diego will play Potpot Policarpio in the upcoming daytime drama series “Pusong Ligaw.” Potpot is a young man who will do everything for his family. He will eventually meet and fall in love with Vida (Sofia Andres). The series also stars Beauty Gonzalez, Bianca King, Enzo Pineda, Joem Bascon and Raymond Bagatsing. It will be directed by GB Sampedro,Elfren Vibar and Henry King Quitain.

Don’t miss the pilot episode of “Pusong Ligaw” this Monday, April 24, only on ABS-CBN Kapamilya Gold.