Barbie Forteza as Karen in GMA-7 teledrama “Anna Karenina”
There will be no slapping, no plotting evil against another character, and no tears falling abundantly for for actress Barbie Forteza in taking over the role of Karenic in GMA-7 teledrama “Anna Karenina” that starts airing nowadays.
“Ang saya-saya ng character ko, nakakatuwa. Bakla siya, parang kikay, magaslaw. Hindi girl from next door kundi - girl from next, next door!” Barbie said in Associate in an interview, laughing.
Essaying a task initial compete by Sunshine Dizon in 1996, Barbie aforementioned she failed to watch the first series for a “fresh” attack.
“Napakagaling na artista po ni Miss Sunshine kaya hindi ko naman ina-achieve na mapantayan ‘yung ginawa niya. Gusto ko lang na magawa ‘yung role na magugustuhan din ng tao…” she said.
In with reference to the character of her partner within the series, Derrick Monasterio, the role player aforementioned Karenic resorts to constant tack whenever he's around her: swoon and faint.
Is Derrick still suffering from bashers WHO feel that he “snatched” her from Joshua Dionisio, her past love team partner?
“Madalas din siyang (Derrick) nagkukuwento sa akin tungkol sa mga bashers. Sabi ko, ‘Parang hindi ka naman artista, parang hindi ka naman sanay. Dedmahin mo na lang.’ Pusong mamon ‘yung si Derrick, eh.”
On her half, Barbie doesn’t mind criticisms seeing these as impetus for growth particularly in try completely different varieties of roles.
“Natatakot kasi ako na ma-type-cast na lagi akong nagpapatalo, na laging umiiyak na lang sa tabi. Every show ko, gusto ko sana iba-iba na ‘yung roles para hindi nakakasawa.”