This September, Alexa Ilacad will star in the newest primetime family drama series of the Kapamilya network, “The Good Son.” Today, let’s take a look at Alexa’s television journey as we recall some of her most remarkable roles and appearances in past Kapamilya shows.
Goin’ Bulilit (2008)
After appearing in several TV commercials, Alexa became one of the regular cast members of the weekly comedy gag show “Goin’ Bulilit” for five years. She graduated from the show last February 2013 together with Kobi Vidanes, Joseph Andre Garcia, Aaron Junatas, and Angel Sy.
May Bukas Pa (2009)
She also appeared in the seventh chapter of the hit primetime inspirational drama series “May Bukas Pa.” She played the role of Michelle, the daughter of Ricardo (Gabby Concepcion) and Kate (Jobelle Salvador) who died because of leukemia. Santino (Zaijan Jaranilla) helped her father face his family problems and issues after her untimely death.
Nasaan Ka, Elisa? (2011)
Alexa was one of the main characters in “Nasaan Ka, Elisa?,” the Philippine adaptation of the Chilean telenovela. She portrayed the role of Ella Altamira, the youngest daughter of Mariano (Albert Martinez) and Dana (Agot Isidro), and the sister of Chrissy (Isabella de Leon) and Elisa (Melissa Ricks). She was very close to Elisa that’s why when her sister disappeared, it greatly affected her.
Luv U (2013)
She also starred in the second season of the weekly teen comedy series “Luv U.” She played the role of Alexis “Lexie” Domingo, the little miss perfect of the school and the rival of the bad boy, Benj (Nash Aguas). She was able to see his good side when he suddenly saved her from one of his schemes. Eventually, she became closer to him and they became really good friends.
Alexa got her biggest break in television when she was cast in the primetime drama series “Bagito.” She portrayed the role of Camille “Princess” Lorenzo, the childhood friend of Andrew (Nash Aguas) who had romantic feelings for him ever since. She eventually became the adoptive mother of his son with Vanessa (Ella Cruz), baby Albie.
Doble Kara (2016)
She also appeared in the top-rating daytime drama series “Doble Kara.” She played the role of Patricia Hernandez, the younger sister of Julio (Polo Ravales) who was forced by her brother and late parents to become a doctor. She became the romantic interest of Paolo (Nash Aguas) when he got to work with her in the Dela Rosa Foundation.
The Good Son (2017)
This 2017, Alexa will play the role of Justine Castilla. She is the close friend and love interest of Calvin (Nash Aguas). The series also stars Joshua Garcia, Jerome Ponce, Mccoy de Leon, Eula Valdez, John Estrada, Elisse Joson, Loisa Andalio and Mylene Dizon. It is directed by Emmanuel Palo and Andoy Ranay.
“The Good Son” premieres this September 25 (Monday) after “La Luna Sangre” only on ABS-CBN Primetime Bida.