Who is Jane de Leon? She is a loving daughter with a strong faith in the Lord. Like many introverts, she is addicted to cats. Your first impression of her might be mataray, but she is actually a joyful person. “’Pag mas nakilala n’yo pa ko talaga matutuwa kayo sa akin,” she offered. Luckily, you can get to know her more thanks to this Entertainment.ABS-CBN.com exclusive!
Jane was discovered by her manager Tyrone Escalante at the age of 15. They quickly made a trip to ABS-CBN and got the chance to meet some of the network’s directors and executives. Soon, she earned her first acting role on the hit teleserye Be Careful with my Heart. She will never forget shooting a scene with Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla who portrayed the characters of Manang Fe and Mang Anastacio during their youth.
Since then, Jane has received many opportunities like working with Jericho Rosales on the primetime series Halik and earning the coveted role of Darna in the much-anticipated reboot. In preparation for this major project, the Kapamilya actress has to watch her diet. Aside from exercising, she tries her best to eat healthy, especially because she loves to eat. Her go-to proteins are salmon and beef.
Now, she wants to use her fame to help different advocacies, particularly mental health awareness. “Kailangan kasi mabigyan pansin ‘yun. Marami kasing nakakaranas noon,” she explained. Jane herself experienced going through depression and anxiety. She uses this mature mindset to try and understand others, even her haters. The Kapamilya star believes that some people bring down others because they want to feel better about themselves. “Hindi natin alam baka ‘yang mga taong ‘yan may pinagdadaanan din,” she added.
If you want to know more about Jane de Leon, then check out this video! She named all five of her pets and more! And if you have some assumptions about her, she also settled the truth about being boyish and why she enjoys action roles, among others.
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