11 Jun – Director Erik Matti has denied a brand new hearsay saying that he’s leaving the “Darna” undertaking that he has labored on for years.
The filmmaker just lately shared on social media a snapshot of a information article in regards to the rumours, which acknowledged that he has determined to give up after having points with lead actress Liza Soberano’s hectic schedule.
“Simply had a couple of individuals textual content me about this. This isn’t true. Pretend information. I have been with the “Darna” undertaking for five years now and I’m nonetheless right here together with my staff,” wrote Matti.
The director acknowledged that he’s not one to give up a undertaking as soon as he accepted it, regardless of how straightforward or troublesome it’s.
“I owe it to everybody who dedicated to the undertaking to all the time see it by way of and be the final individual to waver and have doubts in regards to the undertaking we embark on. And for “Darna”, regardless of the years we put in, our dedication to see it by way of stays. I’m a finisher,” he added.
It’s famous that Matti has been loyal to the massive funds undertaking since day one, when it was Angel Locsin who was forged to play the feminine superhero.
Locsin first left the undertaking in early 2016 following a again drawback, and was slated to return following her surgical procedure and physiotherapy. Nonetheless, she determined to withdraw from the undertaking for good in March final yr after realising that the bodily calls for of the film might irritate her damage.
Liza Soberano was introduced as her alternative in June the identical yr.
(Picture supply: Erik Matti’s Instagram)