Kapamilya child wonder Zaijian Jaranilla is set to return on primetime television via his new teleserye Lorenzo's Time. In the series, Zaijian will play Lorenzo (Enzo), a boy who is stricken with progeria, a rare genetic condition wherein symptoms resembling aspects of aging are manifested at an early age.
In Lorenzo's Time, Zaijian will play leading man to returning Kapamilya Carmina Villaroel. Carmina and Zaijian's characters are childhood friends but the sick Enzo had to undergo cryonics. When he woke up, the people around him have aged but he himself have kept the same physical features.
Other members of the cast include Diether Ocampo, Amy Austria, Gina Pareño, Joel Torre, Alfred Vargas, ronaldo Caldez, Jewel Mische and Cherry Pie Picache. It is directed by Jerome Chavez Pobocan, the director of ABS-CBN's big hits, May Bukas Pa, Mara Clara and Nasaan Ka, Elisa?
This will be Zaijian's primetime comeback after his very successful debut in May Bukas Pa and challenging roles in Noah and Ikaw Ay Pag-ibig. Meanwhile, this will be Diether and Carmina's reunion teleserye. It can be recalled that the two topbill then ABS-CBN afternoon series, Recuerdo De Amor (Alaala ng Pag-ibig).
Watch Lorenzo's Time teaser below:
There is no definite airing schedule for Lorenzo's Time but probably, it will replace Dahil Sa Pag-ibig (but will air at an earlier time slot) which is now down to its last 4 weeks.
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