-- Mara "Julia" Montes as Clara del Valle/Clara David - Clara is spoiled, rich, popular but smart child of Alvira and Amanthe. Her parents was not always in home due to their works, So, Yaya Vonel stands as her mother when they were not around.She got mad to Mara because thinking of grabbing all the things she had, When they were partner in a contest, they became friends quickly.In Mara Clara, 14 year old Kathryn was paired with co-Goin' Bulilit graduate, John Manalo together with then new actor, Albie Casiño.The following year, Growing Up aired where she was paired with Diego Loyzaga.He was part of the successful remake of Mara Clara, which starred both Kathryn Bernardo and Julia Montes.His role was that of Christian, the love interest of both Mara and Clara, originally portrayed by Wowie De Guzman.The show debuted in October 29, 2010 where he is the love interest of Mara, portrayed by Kathryn Bernardo.
In other words, having a squeaky clean reputation can do wonders for one’s career.
She was also cast in the period action movie, Tatlong Baraha and did a short film with Ms. Finally, after the success of Mara Clara, her first major movie break came when she starred along with Julia Montes in Way Back Home, a drama about 2 siblings that were separated for 12 years.
Kathryn had a number of team ups growing up in television shows and movies.
This change is not the first in the upcoming movie since earlier Sam Concepcion was chosen to take the role of AJ Perez after his very sudden death due to accident.
This launching movie for the two young actress is one of the many projects that they will be doing after the success of the remake of “Mara Clara” that had paved way for them to rise to stardom.